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

Grant Amount: $25,000 FOR UP TO 1 YEAR
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Oct 08, 2013
Sponsor's: Oct 15, 2013

Subject Areas: Health Services Research, Knowledge Translation, Cancer Research, HIV/AIDS, Ethics, Aging, Respiratory Health, Circulatory, Minority Communities, Reproductive and Child Health

CIHR's mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system. CIHR recognizes that an important part of this process is the planning required to build active and meaningful collaborations and/or effectively scan and understand the health research landscape before embarking on a grant application. The CIHR Knowledge Translation (KT) Branch will provide support to individuals or groups for planning activities, that will contribute to the advancement of research consistent with the mandate of CIHR.

The specific objective of this funding opportunity is to provide support for planning activities, partnership development and/or increasing the team's understanding of the health research landscape that will contribute to the advancement of research consistent with the mandate of CIHR. This funding opportunity is not intended to support pilot testing or the generation of new knowledge.

Application Details:

Please note that this will be the final launch of this funding opportunity. CIHR recognizes the importance of planning activities and will continue to support these activities through the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program going forward. The first launch of the new funding opportunity under the ICS model is anticipated for December 2013 with an application deadline in February, 2014 and a funding start date in June, 2014. Please visit ResearchNet in December 2013 for more details on this funding opportunity.

Recipients should review the Use of Grant Funds section of the Tri-Agency (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) Financial Administration Guide for a complete listing and description of allowable costs and activities. Your Application will 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.


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:

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