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Vol 40  No 4
October 11, 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:

• Funding available for Canada-China Partnership Development activities

• CIHR offers Catalyst Grants for Pandemic Preparedness

• Funding opportunity for real estate research

• NSERC Summer Program for Graduate Students in Japan or Taiwan

• Call for comments by Interagency Advising Panel and Secretariat on Research Ethics

• CHSRF Calls for Letters of Intent under its 2008 Research Exchange and Impact for System Support (REISS) Competition

• Awards offered by the Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre

• Shastrii Indo-Canadian Institute Offers Support for Research or Study in India

• Soroptimist Foundation of Canada Offers Support to Women Enrolled in Graduate Programs

• Applications Invited under the National First Nations Environmental Contaminants Program

Imminent deadlines

Nov. 15
The Arthritis Society – Geoff Carr Lupus Fellowship.

Canada Council for the Arts – integrated arts program for organizations.

Canadian Diabetes Association – personnel awards.

Canadian Hemophilia Society – research grants.

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

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada – grants in aid of research.

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

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. 21
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council – community-university research alliances (letter of intent).

Nov. 28
The Foundation Fighting Blindness – postdoctoral fellowship award; graduate student award; operating grant.

Nov. 29
Canadian Health Services Research Foundation – postdoctoral award.

Nov. 30
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.

Tel Aviv University – Dan David Prize.


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