News & Notes
For more information about the items below, contact Elizabeth Noseworthy at the Office of Research, 737-8251 or e-mail
To view a brief summary of the following research funding opportunities and
program announcements, visit the Research website at www.mun.ca/research
and select News/Announcements from the links on the left side
bar. Each summary will include the submission deadline and a website link for
more detailed information:
• NSERC Research Grants information session at Memorial Sept. 11, 2006
• NSERC’s Special Research Opportunity program
• Canada-China Symposium on Social Inclusion and Economic Development
• Input invited on PIPEDA review
• Colton Award for Research Excellence
• Large scale project funding offered by the Canadian Language and Literacy Research Network
• Canadian Polar Commission seeks nominations for Canadian National Committee for International Polar Year
• Research Community Development Funding Program offered by CIHR’s Institute of Health Services and Policy Research
• Kidney Foundation of Canada 2007 competition materials
• SSHRC Northern Research Development Program
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation clinic incentive grants; clinical fellowship; transplant centre incentive grants; research grant; fellowships; studentships.
Canadian Institute of Health Research research resource grant program (full application); proof of principle initiative (letters of intent).
Cancer Research Institute (New York) postdoctoral fellowship program.
Guggenheim, John Simon Memorial Foundation fellowships to assist research and artistic creation (US and Canada).
Janeway Children’s Hospital Foundation research proposals for child based research grants (full proposal).
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Career Development Program (full application) scholar award; special fellow award; fellow award; scholar in clinical research award.
Memorial University, Office of Research salary-based research grants program (re-designation of salary).
Memorial University, J R. Smallwood Foundation for Newfoundland and Labrador Studies conference grants; research grants;
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada biomedical research grants; health research grants; career development; awards; postdoctoral fellowships and studentships.
National Institutes of Health (US) new research grants.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council ship time (full application).
University of Cambridge Centre of African Studies; Ford Foundation, Isaac Newton Trust, Smuts Memorial Fund and AG Leventis Foundation African Studies visiting research fellowships scheme.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund career awards for medical scientists.
National Board of Medical Examiners Stemmler medical education research funds.
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study fellowship program (creative artists, humanists and social scientists).
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars fellowships.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Bora Laskin national fellowship in human rights research; Thérèse F. Casgrain fellowship.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (US) clinical fellowships.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. Strategic Research Grants research development initiatives.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research/Institute of Health Services and Policy Research research community development program.
Association of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador Education and Research Trust research grants;
Violet D. Ruelokke Primary Health Care Award.
Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance CBCRA operating grant.
Canadian Association of Gastroenterology CCFC fellowship program.
CIHR Institute of Neurosciences, Mental health and Addiction/Parkinson Society Canada doctoral training award (full applications).
Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange research grants; grants for scholars; doctoral fellowships.
Kidney Foundation of Canada biomedical research grant; biomedical fellowship; biomedical scholarship; allied health research grant.
National Cancer Institute of Canada research grants.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council standard research grants.
Stanford Humanities Center external faculty fellowships.
Calgary Institute for the Humanities graduate student fellowships; senior research fellowships; visiting research fellowships.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada research tools and instruments grants (category 1).
Rethink Breast Cancer career development awards.
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation TransCoop programme.
Associated Medical Services Inc. Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine Hannah development grants.
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) external research program.
Hospital for Sick Children Foundation new investigators grants (full application).
Memorial University, ISER student essay prize.