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Vol 39  No 7
Dec. 14, 2006



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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 Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) competition at Memorial – Jan. 22, 2007

• Revisions to NSERC Strategic Network Grants Program

• Revisions underway for NSERC’s Collaborative Health Research Projects Program

• Stem Cell Network invites letters of intent for core proposals

• CLLRNet issues call for workshop/tutorial ideas

• Invitational fellowships and postdoctoral fellowships offered by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

• Postdoctoral travel funds to visit UK institutions

• New research funding opportunity offered by the Canadian Orthopedic Foundation

• Nominations sought for Timothy R. Parsons Medal in Ocean Sciences

• Heart and Stroke Foundation announces three new strategic funding opportunities

• Research grants offered by the Prostate Cancer Research Foundation of Canada

Imminent deadlines


Baillie Fund – small grants program.

Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Gender and Health/National Institutes of Health (NIH)/Fogarty International Centre

(FIC) – Pilot Projects in Gender, Globalization, and Health (Full application).

Canadian Institutes of Health Research – randomized controlled trials (registration).

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health – postdoctoral fellowship awards in addiction and mental health research.

Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International – research grants; career development awards; postdoctoral fellowships.

Memorial - ISER – joint appointment fellowship; ISER books postdoctoral fellowship; postdoctoral fellowship; doctoral fellowship; research associate fellowship.

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute – mobility/exchange grants.

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute/Mount Allison University – summer program in India.

Smithsonian Institution – fellowship program.

Jan. 16

CIHR/Sanofi-Aventis – Canada-Hope Scholarship Program (registration deadline).

Jan. 31

Association for Canadian Studies – aid to student conference program; graduate student research travel scholarship.

McMaster University/Hamilton Foundation – E. B. Eastburn postdoctoral fellowship.

The Daniel Langlois Foundation – research and experimentation grants in art, science and technology.

National Research Council Canada – H. L. Holmes awards for postdoctoral studies.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Canadian research awards for specialty residents.

Royal Society of Canada – Konrad Adenauer Research Award (Germany).

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) – major collaborative research initiatives (letter of intent).


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