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

Grant Amount: $115,000/YR FOR 3 YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Sep 06, 2016
Sponsor's: Sep 13, 2016

Subject Areas: Stroke Rehabilitation, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Respiratory Rehabilitation, Thromboembolism Rehabilitation, Critical Care Rehabilitation

The objective of the New Investigator Salary Award program is to provide outstanding new investigators with the opportunity to develop and demonstrate their independence in initiating and conducting health research through provision of a contribution to their salary.

The Clinical Rehabilitation New Investigator Award provides recipients the opportunity to develop and demonstrate their independence in initiating and conducting research in the area of rehabilitation sciences through provision of a contribution to their salary. This award is designed to provide protected time for early-career clinical investigators, including allied health professionals, to undertake clinical or translational rehabilitation research. The award is comprised of $46,000/yr for salary and $60,000 for research.

Application Details: A new investigator is defined as a researcher who has held a full time research appointment (e.g., faculty appointment providing eligibility to apply for grants and/or supervise trainees), for a period of 0 to 60 months as of the competition deadline. At the time of application, candidates must: have obtained a full time professional degree (MD, DVM, etc.) or PhD degree within the last 10 years; hold, or have a formal commitment to an appointment as an independent researcher. The appointment must be effective at the time of taking up the award; have a full time research appointment.Your Application must be submitted using ResearchNet. Scan and upload the signed signature pages including the routing slip in the Print/Upload Signature Pages task in ResearchNet prior to submitting your application. Please refer to the funding opportunity on ResearchNet for all details.
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: Kilianski,Louise
Hancock,Jennifer Anne

Sponsor Contacts:

160 Elgin Street, 9th Floor
Address Locator 4809A
OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada
613 941-2672