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:
• CIHR funding announcements
• New Direction for Rx&D Health Research Foundation
• Grants in the History of Medicine and Health Care
• 6th Annual IEMR Photo Contest
• J.R. Smallwood Foundation Offers Research and Conference Grants
• Research Community Development Funding
• Doctoral Research Award Offered for Research on Parkinson’s Disease
• Changes to NSERC’s University Faculty Awards Program for 2007
• SSHRC Offers Support for Strategic Knowledge Clusters
Associated Medical Services Inc., Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine Hannah general scholarship.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund investigators in pathogenesis of infectious disease.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research/Institute of Gender and Health/National Institutes of Health/Fogarty International Centre pilot projects gender, globalization, and health (letter of intent).
Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance IDEA grants.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Michael Smith Prize in Health Research; proof of principle initiative (full application).
DAAD German Academic Exchange Service graduate study scholarship for fine arts, architecture, music, dance.
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada doctoral research award; research fellowship.
Kidney Foundation of Canada/Canadian Society of Nephrology/CIHR Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes/CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health KRESCENT Program.
Memorial University, Office of Research northern scientific training program.
Memorial University, Office of Research President’s Award for Outstanding Research (nominations and applications).
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council discovery grants (individual, group and project); university faculty awards.
North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO Programme for Security Through Science advanced study institutes; advanced research workshops; collaborative linkage grants; expert visits; science for peace projects; reintegration grants.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada aid to research workshops and conferences in Canada.
The Tree Research and Education Endowment Fund (TREE Fund) John Z. Duling grant program.
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc. dissertation fieldwork grants; Hunt postdoctoral fellowships; post-PhD research grants.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada northern research development program.
Parkinson Society Canada clinical research fellowship program; Boehringer Ingelheim Clinical Movement Disorder fellowship program.