(Sept. 19, 2002, Gazette)
For more information about
the items below or to request application materials, contact Elaine Hendry
at the Office of Research, 737-8251 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Research Directory 2002
The Office of Research is now entering data for the upcoming Research
Directory 2002. New faculty members or existing faculty members who were
in the previous Research Directory who have not yet sent in their faculty
expertise form are asked to please send this in as soon as possible. For
further information please contact Elaine Hendry at 8251 or email@example.com.
SSHRC Standard Research Grants
The 2002 SSHRC guidelines, application forms and instructions are now
available at www.sshrc.ca/english/programinfo/forms/chart.htm
SSHRCs postmarked deadline is Oct. 15. The deadline for Office of
Research administrative review is Oct. 1. All applications must have required
signatures and deans approval (if applicable) and be accompanied
by the Office of Research Grant Cover Sheet at the time of submission.
Applicants are advised to note the 2002 program changes. Additional information
is available at department/faculty administration offices, as well as
Universidad de Chile
The Universidad de Chile is inviting abstracts for a symposium titled
Global Change: Toward a Systemic View, being held in Punta Arenas, Chile,
Jan. 23-25, 2003. This symposium will focus on physical and socio-economic
issues in different ecosystems, with emphasis in findings of scientific
research involving Latin America, in the context of global change. The
scientific committee will select abstracts to be presented during paper
sessions or as posters. Selected abstracts will be published in the symposium
proceedings. The abstract deadline is Oct. 18.
For full program and registration details visit www.cmm.uchile.cl/scc2003.
Breast Cancer Society of Canada
The Breast Cancer Society of Canada is calling for applications for its
2002/2003 Research Grants Program. Applications are not accepted directly
from researchers. Each university is invited to submit up to three proposals
which have gone through an institutional review process. Awards of up
to $60,000 each (up to $30,000 per year for two years) will be made. Those
interested submitting an application must submit to the Office of Research
by Oct. 20, to be reviewed by an ad hoc review committee. The final submission
date for the full application to BCSC is Nov. 1. For additional information
on this granting opportunity, including a copy of the application form,
please call the Office of Research at 737-4745 or 4076. Or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
CHSRF is inviting letters of intent from interdisciplinary teams of researchers
and decision makers interested in conducting applied health services research
that will be useful to health system managers and/or policy makers over
the next two-to-five years. Researchers in the social sciences, especially
political science, economics, sociology, psychology and business, are
encouraged to apply. Programs are funded at a maximum of $100,000 annually
for a maximum of three years with the possibility of a maximum two years
extension from the foundation. The letters of intent are due by Nov. 6
with full scale applications due March 19, 2003. For further information,
please contact the foundation at www.chsrf.ca
or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Career reorientation award
The Canadian Health Services Research Foundation (CHSRF) is inviting applications
for the 2002-2003 Career Reorientation Award. The purpose of this award
is to enable qualified researchers to reorient their existing skills to
conduct applied health services and health policy research. Established
researchers outside the health field and established clinical nursing
researchers are eligible to apply. A mentor must be an established researcher
specializing in applied health services or health policy research. Applications
can be submitted any time until all awards for the 2002-2003 have been
granted. Applicants will be notified approximately eight weeks after submission.
For further information, see www.chsrf.ca
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Electric Power Company
The American Electric Power Company has announced the continuation of
the e7 sustainable energy development scholarship program for post-doctoral
fellows and masters-level scholars who are interested in pursuing advanced
research and studies in the field of sustainable energy development (SED).
Master level students are awarded scholarships of up to US $20,000 per
year for two years and postdoctoral students are awarded scholarships
of up to US $25,000 per year for two years. Applications for the postdoctoral
program must be submitted by Dec. 1. Applications for the masters
program must be submitted by April 1, 2003. For further information, please
contact the company by e-mail: email@example.com;
or telephone 514-392-8876.
Community-University Institute for Social
CUISR is having a conference on community-university research: partnerships,
policy and process; May 8-10, 2003, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The purpose
of this conference is to address different themes in community and university
life. The conference format will appeal to a diverse audience. It will
include skills-building workshops; poster, panel, paper, and plenary sessions,
story sessions; partnership bloopers; visits within the local community,
and opportunities for informal networking. For further information please
contact CUISR at 306-966-2121 or e-mail CUExpo.firstname.lastname@example.org.
The third international conference of the Canadian Proteomics Initiative
will be held at the University of British Columbia campus from May 23-25,
2003. CPI 2003 will feature presentations on functional proteomics, structural
proteomics, protein display, protein expression, protein chemistry and
protein interactions. For further information e-mail email@example.com.
American Lung Association Research grant.
Arthritis Society research fellowships; Metro a.ogryzlo international
Associated Medical Services Incorporated Hannah-wellcome trust
centre travelling fellowship.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Investigators in pathogenesis of infectious
Canada Council Killam prizes (nominations).
Canadian Blood Services/Novo Nordisk Canada Inc. Fellowships.
Canadian Breast Cancer Research Initiative Breast cancer etiology
letters of intent due.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Clinical trials (full applications
Canadian Lung Association (CLA) Canadian physiotherapy cardio-respiratory
society (research grants, fellowships and studentships).
German Academic Exchange Service Leo Baeck
International Society of Arboriculture Research Trust John Z. Duling
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) research personnel
Canadian Institutes of Health Research/CNIB/E.A. Baker
Canadian Institutes of Health Research/Fragile X Research Foundation
National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) NIN post-doctoral fellowship
(letter of intent).
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Discovery
grants (individual, group and project); research tools and instrument
grants, category 1; university faculty awards.
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Collaborative
linkage grants; expert visits (physical & engineering science).
Prix Galien Canada Pharmaceutical research award.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC)
Aid to occasional research conferences and international congresses in
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc. Individual
research grant program.