Research Western
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: Jul 24, 2016
Sponsor's: Jul 31, 2016

Subject Areas:

Research Canada's Leadership Award was established by Research Canada's Board of Directors to honor outstanding advocates for medical, health and scientific research. The Leadership Award is presented to either an individual or organization who/which has made outstanding efforts in advocating for Canadian health research at the local, provincial and/or national level. Nominees may be an individual or organization/company/institution who or which represents or is drawn from a stakeholder group across the health innovation continuum: government, academe, industry, non-governmental (not for profit sector), patients, health consumers. All nominees must be Canadian.

Interested parties are encouraged to consult with Julaine Hall ( at Research Development & Services regarding this award and the nomination process.

Application Details: Nominations are accepted from Research Canada's Members, Supporters and Partners. A secondary nominator is required for the nomination to be considered and cannot originate from a current member of Research Canada's Award Selection Committee. Any nomination submitted may be considered for up to two award cycles.Awardees will be selected based on the description and/or evidence provided in the nomination package that shows how they are contributing to health research in Canada. Final submissions may be sent to Research Canada via email to
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: Hall,Julaine Marie

Sponsor Contacts:

401-17 York Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada