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

Grant Amount: $50,000 FOR 7 MONTHS
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Sep 23, 2015
Sponsor's: Sep 30, 2015

Subject Areas:

The New Ideas Grant will support projects at the discovery level in the area of stem cell and regenerative medicine research with a goal to foster cutting-edge research in stem cell biology and/or technology. The project can target areas including but not limited to: basic molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying stem cell properties and behaviours; stem cell or reprogrammed cell-based in vitro models to gain insight into disease mechanisms; or stem cell or reprogrammed cell studies leading to novel therapies. There must be clear evidence of achievable short-term goals leading to a long-term goal for clinical or commercial activities.

The New Ideas Grants are up to $50,000 CDN in value for seven months (Dec 1/15 to June 30/16). Projects will need to be completed (and funds spent) within the seven-month period indicated above.

Application Details: Applicants must be OIRM MembersThe full New Ideas grant application package is due Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:00 pm EST to . Please read the complete grant guidelines on the sponsor website.
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:

1110 - 160 College Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada