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News and Notes

For more information about the items below, contact the Office of Research, 737-8251.

Listed below is a selection of the funding opportunities for which information has recently been received by the Office of Research. For links to further information on these items, visit Grant Funding Opportunities on the Research website at

  • ACGT 2009 Investigator's Award in Clinical Translation of Cell and Gene Therapy for Cancer Research Grant
  • IGH Travel Awards for Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows
  • HSF Young Investigators Forum, Vancouver, May 5-7, 2010
  • ACGT 2009 Investigator's Award in Clinical Translation of Cell and Gene Therapy for Cancer Research Grant
  • Landon Foundation- AACR INNOVATOR Award for Research in Personalized Cancer Medicine *New Program*
  • Landon Foundation- AACR INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Prevention Research
  • Landon Foundation- AACR INNOVATOR Award for International Collaboration in Cancer Research
  • Business-led Networks of Centers of Excellence
  • NSERC Interaction and Engage Grants
  • Atlantic Regional Opportunities Fund
  • WWF-US Kathryn Fuller Fellowships- Advancing Conservation through Science
  • Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute- CBCF Atlantic Region Summer Studentships
  • European Cystic Fibrosis Society 2010 Summer Studentship Competition
  • Launch of a National Competition to Fund New Centers of Excellence for Commercialization and Research (CECR's)
  • Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance/ Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Special Research Competition on Predictive Oncology
  • CIHR Doctoral Research Award: Physiotherapy and Mobility in Aging
  • CIHR Randomized Controlled Trials Mentoring Program

Imminent Deadlines

March 1
  • Associated Medical Services Inc. – Hannah development grants
  • Canada Council for the Arts Jean A. Chalmers fund for the crafts.
  • Canadian Council of Professional Engineers (Engineers Canada) – Engineers Canada national scholarship program.
  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada – innovations in IBD research: a special competition.
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society – translational research program (letter of intent).
  • Memorial University, ISER – master fellowship; research grant.
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada – John C. Polanyi award (nomination).

March 2
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Royal College/Associated Medical Services CanMEDS research and development grant; medical education research grant.

March 5
  • Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation/Atlantic Chapter – community health grants.

March 10
  • Canadian Health Services Research Foundation – Health Services Research Advancement Award (deadline for nominations).