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Vol 39  No 6
Nov. 23, 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:

• NSERC Northern Research Internships

• Termination of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada/NSERC Research Partnerships Program

• Going Global Science and Technology Program

• Newfoundland and Labrador Murre Conservation Fund

• Seed grant funding available for international collaboration in the area of pandemic preparedness

• Harvard Fellowships in Sustainability Science

• Studentship awards to be offered by the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Atlantic Chapter

• CIHR Synapse Awards

Imminent deadlines

Dec. 15
American Institute for Cancer Research – investigator initiated grants; postdoctoral grant award; matching grants.

Baillie Fund – regular grants program.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada – visiting scientist award.

Muscular Dystrophy Association (US) – research grants program (request for grant application).

Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research – partnerships for health system improvement grant (letter of intent).

Dec. 31
Royal Society of Canada – Manfred Wörner Fellowship (NATO Fellowship).

Jan. 1
International Union Against Cancer – Yamagiwa-Yoshida memorial UICC international cancer study grants.

Jan. 10
The Goldhirsh Foundation – national brain tumour research awards (letter of intent).


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