News & Notes
For more information about the items below, contact Elizabeth Noseworthy at the Office of Research, 737-8251 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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:
• Alzheimer Society of Canada 2008 research competition
• Kidney Foundation of Canada research funding programs
• Sponsors’ Table for Human Research Participant Protection in Canada issues open call for comments
• NSERC offers a Strategic Project Grants Supplemental Competition
• Dan David Prize and Scholarships
• Information session on European Union’s Seventh Framework (FP7) Program Sept. 20
• Grants in Aid of Research offered by the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada
Burroughs Wellcome Fund career awards for medical scientists.
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation clinic incentive grants; clinical fellowship; transplant centre incentive grants; research grant; scholarships; fellowships; studentships.
Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research research grant (letter of intent); consumer-focused research grant (letter of intent).
Cancer Research Institute (New York) postdoctoral fellowship program.
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.
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study fellowship program (creative artists, humanists and social scientists).
University of Cambridge, Centre of African Studies African Studies visiting research fellowships scheme.
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars fellowships.
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Strategic Project Grants Supplemental Competition.
National Board of Medical Examiners Stemmler medical education research fund (call for proposals).
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Bora Laskin national fellowship in human rights research.
Jules and Gabrielle Léger fellowship.
National Institutes of Health (U.S.) new research grants.
Association of Commonwealth Universities British Academy/ACU grants for international collaboration.
Association of Registered Nurses of Newfoundland and Labrador Education and Research Trust research awards;
Violet D. Ruelokke primary health care award.
Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance CBCRA operating grant.
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 (application).
Stanford Humanities Center external faculty fellowships.
Calgary Institute for the Humanities visiting research fellowships.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada research tools and instruments grants (category 1)
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation TransCoop program.
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.
Alzheimer’s Society of Canada 2008 Research Competition. President’s Research Grants.
Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council sustaining funds (Visual, Literary, and Provincial Arts Organization