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Vol 39  No 4
Oct. 12, 2006



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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 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:

• Killam Prizes

• CCL offers workshop on writing research proposals

• NSERC Summer Program in Japan or Taiwan

• CHSRF calls for letters of intent under its REISS program

• Canadian Hemophilia Society Scientific Research Grants

• Care Until Cure Program

• 2007 Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes

• North Pacific Research Board 2007 request for proposals

• John G. Diefenbaker Award

Imminent deadlines

Nov. 15
Canada Council for the Arts Inter-Arts Program ­ creation/production grants; dissemination grants; annual and multi-year grants.

Canadian Diabetes Association ­ personnel awards.

Canadian Hemophilia Society ­ research grants.

Canadian Hemophilia Society/Wyeth Canada ­ care until cure research grants.

DAAD ­ German Academic Exchange Service ­ graduate study scholarships (outside the fields of music, visual arts; and performing arts); research grants.

The Canada-United States Fulbright Program ­ traditional Fulbright scholar awards; traditional Fulbright student awards; Canada-U.S. Fulbright visiting research chairs.

Memorial University, Office of Research ­ publications subvention program.

Nov. 20
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada ­ strategic knowledge clusters program.

Nov. 24
Canadian Psychiatric Research Foundation ­ CPRF awards (full proposals).

Nov. 29
The Foundation Fighting Blindness ­ postdoctoral fellowship award; graduate student award; operating grant.

Nov. 30
Alzheimer Society of Canada Research Program ­ research grants; training awards.

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada ­ northern science award (nomination).

Memorial University, Office of Research ­ university research professorships (nominations and applications).

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (The) ­ Royal College medal awards.

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.


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