Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: $80K PA FOR THREE YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Sep 01, 2017
Sponsor's: Sep 08, 2017

Subject Areas: Cardiovascular Research, Cerebrovascular Research

The goal of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario (HSFO) Clinician Scientist award is to strengthen health research capacity in Ontario, in order to advance knowledge and innovation aimed at preventing cardiovascular/cerebrovascular disease (CCVD), reducing recurrence and complications, improving health outcomes (including quality of life), and decreasing the burden of CCVD-related illness and disability on individuals and society.

At the time of submission, no fewer than five, and no more than eight years may have elapsed since the date of the applicant's first full-time academic appointment at an Assistant Professor level (or equivalent) and the. In addition, Phase II applicants must demonstrate evidence of productivity. Interruption in a candidate's research career will be taken into account in determining eligibility. Although not required, it is recommended that Phase II applicants identify a Principal/Scientific Mentor. By the start date of the award, Phase II applicants must hold sufficient active peer reviewed research operating funding as a principal/co-principal investigator in support of the proposed research that extends through at least the first half (first 18 months) of the H&S award. Phase II awardees must maintain a sufficient level of operating funding for the duration of the H&S award. Proof of funding must be sent to H&S via email to by May 15th in each year of the award prior to funds being released. Such operating grant(s) must be from sources outside the host institution unless obtained through a rigorous, competitive and independent peer-review process.

Application Details: The applicant must submit 1 PDF copy of the full application on a memory stick and a printed copy of the last page of the application form with either original signatures, a scan of original signatures, or electronic signatures (note: the expectation is that an electronic signature will hold the same weight as an original (wet) signature). The PDF file name should be in the following format: CS Last name First name (e.g. CS SmithJane). The memory stick label should contain the following information. Name: Program Type: CS 2018/2019 Short title: Date: See Sponsor WebSite for full detailsINDIRECT COSTS ARE NOT SUPPORTED BY THIS PROGRAM
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
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Sponsor Contacts:

2300 Yonge Street
Suite 1300
P.O. Box 2414
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
416 4897100