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Vol 40  No 8
January 10, 2008



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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 offers assistance for the planning of multi-lateral project submissions under the 2008 Competition of the Inter-American Collaboration in Materials Research (CIAM)

• NSERC John C. Polanyi Award

• CIHR 2008 Synapse Awards

• CIHR offers funding for knowledge synthesis

• Call for proposals issued by the Atlantic Metropolis Centre

• CRCAS competition announcement

• Human Frontier Science Program

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

Imminent deadlines

Feb. 1

Alcoholic Beverage Medical Research Foundation – grants for alcohol research.

Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – summer studentships.

Canadian Institute of Health Research – operating grants (registration); Synapse Awards.

Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation – dissertation fellowships.

Memorial University, Office of Research – salary-based research grants program (re-designation of salary).

National Cancer Institute of Canada – personnel awards.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society (U.S.) – research grants.

Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research – project grant; development grant.
Parkinson Society Canada (letter of intent) – pilot project program; new investigator award program; basic research fellowship program.

Feb. 5

National Institutes of Health (U.S.) – new research grants.

Feb. 15

Baillie Fund – student research award.

Canadian Blood Services – summer internship program.

Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research – research grants.

Canadian Institutes of Health Research – proof of principle program (letter of intent).

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

Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange – conference/seminar/workshop grants; publication subsidies; travel grants and visiting fellowships.

ISER – strategic grant program (applications),

Memorial University, Office of Research – SSHRC/Vice-President’s Research Grants.

University of Windsor/Humanities Research Group – visiting humanities fellowship.

Feb. 28

DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service – DAAD-AICGS research fellowship.

Fisheries and Oceans Canada – Timothy R. Parsons medal.

Memorial University, Office of Research – SSHRC travel grants – paper presentation at scholarly conferences; travel grants for international representation – artistic/creative grants competition.


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