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

Grant Amount: UP TO $100K/YR FOR TWO YEARS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Jun 06, 2017
Sponsor's: Jun 13, 2017

Subject Areas:

The CIHR Catalyst Grant program provides seed money, on a short-term basis, to support health research activities which represent a first step towards the pursuit of more comprehensive funding opportunities.

The Personalized Health Catalyst Grants funding opportunity is expected to: Optimize patient empowerment in personalized health care approaches; Develop data integration and analysis tools that will optimize personalized health interventions; Assess the value of personalized health care for effective implementation and delivery; Increase researcher awareness about the importance of integrating sex- and gender-based analysis in assessing relative costs and benefits. ?Additional funding is available through Mitacs to fund internships for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows in personalized health projects. Relevant Personalized Health Catalyst Grant applicants will have expedited access to Mitacs funding for training of graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. Each internship is valued at $15,000, which is cost-shared by Mitacs and the partner (for-profit and not-for-profit organizations within Canada).

Application Details: The application process for this funding opportunity is normally comprised of two steps: Registration and Application.The application process for this funding opportunity is comprised of two steps: Registration (Feb 14, 2017) and Full Application (June 13, 2017) Signatures must be included for all applicants (except Collaborators), and individual(s) with signing authority from the Institution Paid. The scanned signed signature pages and the Routing Slip must be uploaded 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: Kilianski,Louise
Hancock,Jennifer Anne

Sponsor Contacts:

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