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

Grant Amount: $50K FOR ONE YEAR
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Dec 01, 2014
Sponsor's: Dec 08, 2014

Subject Areas: Respiratory Diseases, Pulmonary Diseases, Air Quality, Asthma, Respiratory Health

The Grant-in-Aid (GIA) program, a national peer reviewed application process, supports pulmonary research or development projects and offers grants for research operating costs, including laboratory supplies, technicians and some equipment for up to one or two years (varies from province to province). The Canadian Lung Association (CLA) manages the GIA program application and peer review processes. The provincial lung associations make funding decisions and administer the awards, taking into account application budgets and competition results.

Applications will be considered for research proposals that are directly relevant to human respiratory health problems. Please note that grants deemed outside the respiratory field will be eliminated from the selection process. In order to encourage young investigators, particular consideration will be given to requests from investigators who have received their first faculty appointment within the past seven years.

Application Details: Please register at by November 14, 2014. You are required to provide your name, institution, identify the type of research (clinical or basic science), the project title, and a maximum one page abstract The original application must be sent to your Provincial Lung Association. ONE (1) electronic copy of the application form and the appendices, in Word or PDF must be submitted to the Canadian Lung Association via by December 8, 2014.INDIRECT 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.
Western Contacts: Halbersma,Joseph David

Sponsor Contacts:

573 King Street East
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
416 864-9916