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

Grant Amount: $150K PA FOR 1 - 3 YRS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Sep 24, 2010
Sponsor's: Oct 01, 2010

Subject Areas: Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Community-based Research, Social Behaviors, Epidemiology, HIV, Clinical Science

The Ontario HIV Treatment Network (OHTN) supports research that has the potential to improve the health and quality of life for people living with and affected by HIV, contribute to HIV prevention efforts in Ontario, and address issues that are a priority to the HIV community.

Special consideration should be given to community engagement criteria as outlined in section 5 of the General Program Information and Guidelines. Community engagement in HIV research is viewed by the OHTN as an essential mechanism to ensuring that research is relevant to community needs. The OHTN also expects that funded researchers understand the HIV epidemic and its impact on people infected with and affected by HIV/AIDS.

Application Details:

Continued funding will be dependent on satisfactory progress. Signatures on the application form serve as a formal agreement from all principal and co-investigators to fulfill the responsibilities as outlined in the application and relevant OHTN policies. Letters of participation from all consultants and collaborators should be included in the application.

Candidates are strongly advised to pay close attention to the particular application requirements for this grant category. Attention to all relevant details is critical to ensuring that your application will be competitive. Candidates who are seeking a renewal of a Research Operating Grant must submit a progress report on what has been accomplished during the prior grant period. Please view OHTN's website for detailed instructions on completing the online & hard copy application. Applicants who fail to submit the hard copy of the application in the order specified risk having their application withdrawn. All Research Operating Grant applications must be submitted electronically via by the application deadline. The OHTN also requires 1 original hard copy of the application, post-marked by the application deadline, and couriered to the OHTN.


NOTE: Letters of Intent and Full Applications are to be processed through Research Development Services for institutional signatures, and are to be accompanied by a completed RDAF form (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean signatures). Requests for Institutional signatures should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline.
Western Contacts: Pocock,Katy
Russelo,Theresa M

Sponsor Contacts:

1300 Yonge Street
Suite 308
TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
416 642-6468