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

Grant Amount: $20,000 FOR A PERIOD OF 1 YEAR
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Aug 29, 2013
Sponsor's: Sep 05, 2013

Subject Areas: Educational Research, Clinical Research, Health Research, Mental Health, Cancer, Heart, Stroke

Resident Research Grant proposals should be short-term, concise projects, which have been largely developed by the Resident. The majority of the work involved in completing the research must be done by the resident who will be referred to as the Principal Investigator of the project under the supervision of a physician with an academic appointment (the "supervisor"). The resident/principal investigator must explain in the application what her/his role is in the proposed study.

All applications will be funded on an equal weighting basis of scientific merit and clinical relevance.

Application Details:

Applications for the Foundation's Resident Research Grants must be in one of the following three areas: Clinical Research, Medical Education R&D and Health Systems Research. To be eligible for a Resident Research Grant, the Resident / Principal Investigator must meet each of the following criteria: 1. salary as a Resident is provided by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care 2. registration in a recognized program leading certification by the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons or the College of Family Physicians. Residents in Royal College programs by accreditation without certification are also eligible. 3. Registered as a post-graduate student at the university where residency training is being taken

All requests for funding from PSI Foundation must be submitted by the deadline dates using the Foundations application package. Applications are to be submitted to the Foundation by 5:00 pm EST on the deadline date. The submission must be sent to the Foundation in two parts: Email a PDF format file of the complete application package to no later than 5:00 pm EST on the deadline date. Mail or courier one paper copy of the complete application package containing all required original signatures. This must be postmarked by Canada Post or courier date-stamped no later than 5:00 pm EST on the deadline date and delivered to the Foundation's offices. Email one PDF file format attachment of the complete application package to no later than 5:00 pm EST on the deadline date. The file attachment must not be a scanned copy and signatures are not requested on the electronic copy of the application. Please note the file attachment in PDF format must be less than 5 MB in size.


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:

SUITE 1006
NORTH YORK, Ontario, Canada
416 226-6323