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February 5, 2004
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For more information about the items below or to request application materials, contact Elizabeth Noseworthy at the Office of Research, 737-8251 or e-mail

New CIHR Registration CV
A CIHR Registration CV, comprised of only the first two pages of the CIHR CV Module, has been created and is now accessible on the Common CV Web site at Please note, the complete registration package should also include the required pages of the Research Module as well as the signed CIHR Registration/Application Checklist.

Health Services Research Advancement Award
The Canadian Health Service Research Foundation (CHSRF) is inviting nominations for their 2004 Health Services Research Advancement Award. Eligible candidates include funders, researchers, research support staff or users of research for teaching, communication, or research promotion purposes. For further information, visit the CHSRF Web site at The deadline for submission of nominations is March 31.

Imminent Deadlines
March 15

Atlantic Salmon Federation — Olin fellowships.

Banting Research Foundation — research grants.

Canadian Liver Foundation — operating grants; graduate studentship program; summer studentship program.

Canadian-Scandinavian Foundation — CSF study grant.

Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange — conference/seminar/workshop grants; publication subsidies; travel grants and visiting fellowships.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada — nursing research fellowship.

Huntington's Disease Society of America, Inc. — initiative grants.

Kidney Foundation of Canada — allied health doctoral fellowships; allied health scholarships.

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society — translational research program (full application).

Memorial, Publications Subvention Board of Memorial University of Newfoundland — publications subvention.

March 18
Canadian Health Services Research Foundation — open grants competition.

March 19

March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation — Basil O'Connor starter scholar research award (letter of nomination).

March 31

Ochsner Clinic Foundation — Alton Ochsner Award relating smoking and health.

The Fyssen Foundation — post-doctoral study grants.

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
(NSERC)/Canada Council — new media initiative.


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