Western Research

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

Grant Amount:
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Feb 21, 2024
Sponsor's: Mar 06, 2024

Subject Areas:

The Project Grant is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes. It supports projects with a specific purpose and a defined endpoint. The best ideas may stem from new, incremental, innovative, and/or high-risk lines of inquiry or knowledge translation approaches.

The Project Grant Program is expected to: Support a diverse portfolio of health-related research and knowledge translation projects at any stage, from discovery to application, including commercialization; Contribute to the creation and use of health-related knowledge; Promote relevant collaborations across disciplines, professions, and sectors. Researchers who intend to apply for a Project Grant must complete their registration in ResearchNet by/before Feb 7th, 8pm ET

Application Details:

The Nominated Principal Applicant must be an independent researcher or a knowledge user. The Nominated Principal Applicant must have an academic or research appointment at an eligible institution if they are an independent researcher. If the Nominated Principal Applicant is a knowledge user, there must be at least one Principal Applicant who is an independent researcher.

NEW INTERNAL PROCESS: For Internal deadline: You must submit a ROLA proposal and Submit the full CIHR application and all CCVs and attachments in ResearchNet. PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL THE APPLICATION TO RESEARCH SERVICES. EXTERNAL: March 6, 2024 by/before 10AM ET. Submit your final application in ResearchNet. When you submit your application in ResearchNet, it will be routed through Research Services for review and final submission to CIHR. Research Services must forward applications to CIHR prior to the sponsor deadline.


NOTE: All research-related grant applications, letters of intent, contracts and agreements requiring an institutional or organizational signature must submit related documents to the Office of Research Services for review and approval. Requests for institutional signature should be received a minimum of five to ten business days before the posted Sponsor deadline. Please see Western Research's website regarding the institutional signatory process for more details. Specific opportunities may have their own timelines and requirements for submissions. A ROLA Proposal submitted by the PI and bearing department and faculty approvals is required.
Western Contacts: Latinovich,Cessandra

Sponsor Contacts:

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