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Vol 40  No 3
September 20, 2007



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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:

• ArcticNet Phase 2 (2008-2011) call for proposals

• American Cancer Society offers international fellowships for beginning investigators

• CIHR unveils new policy on open access

• Canadian postdoctoral research fellowships available to citizens of the U.K.

• Fulbright Awards for Research and Graduate Study in the U.S.

• AACR Centennial Career Development Award for Childhood Cancer Research

• Canadian Aquatic Invasive Species Research Network call for proposals

• Special SSHRC call for proposals for research in management, business and finance

Imminent deadlines

Nov. 1
Associated Medical Services Inc., Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine – Hannah general scholarship (junior and senior).

Burroughs Wellcome Fund – investigators in pathogenesis of infectious disease.

Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance – IDEA grants.

DAAD - German Academic Exchange Service – graduate study scholarship for fine arts, architecture, music, dance; German studies research grant (graduates and undergraduates).

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 – university faculty awards.

North Atlantic Treaty Organization NATO Program for Science for Peace and Security –advanced study institutes; advanced research workshops; collaborative linkage grants; advanced training courses; science for peace projects; reintegration grants.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada – aid to research workshops and conferences in Canada.

Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc. – dissertation fieldwork grants; – Hunt postdoctoral fellowships; post-PhD research grants.

Canadian Health Services Research Foundation – research, exchange, and impact for system support (REISS) program (letter of intent).

Nov. 5
Parkinson Society Canada – clinical research fellowship program; clinical movement disorder fellowship program.

Nov. 8
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada – northern research development program.


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