The Newfoundland and Labrador Health Research Network


RESEARCH AND GRADUATE STUDIES (FACULTY OF MEDICINE)

GRANTS AND AWARDS APPLICATION DEADLINES*

* please refer to the bottom of this page for important notes regarding these grants, awards, and studentships

ACMC Committee on Research in Medical Education - Research Grant February 1
Alzheimer Society of Canada - Research Grant
- Training Award (Doctoral & Postdoctoral)
October 15
October 15
American Academy of Allergy and Immunology - Summer Fellowships
- Grant-in-Aid
- Travel Grant Awards (Ph.D.s)
- Travel Grant Awards (Fellows)
- Research Awards (MSc/PhD)
     - Asthma
     - President's Grant-in-Aid
     - Respiratory Diseases
     - Allergic Rhinitis
- Education & Research Trust Award (MD)
April 1
December 6
September 23
September 23

March 31
November 15
December 6
November 15
December 20
American Digestive Health Foundation - Travel Awards
- Recognition/Research
- Research Grants
- Basic Research
- Sponsored Research Symposium Award
- Research Fellowship
- Research Training and Career Development
January 9
January 9
September 10
January 9
6 Months Prior to Symposium
March 3
September 10/January 9
American Lung Association - Research Grant
- Fellowship
- Career Awards
- Research Scholar Awards
November 1
October 1
October 1
November 1
American Society of Hematology - Junior Faculty Award
- Fellowship Award
August 30
Arthritis Society - Research Grants
- Multi Centre Group Grants
- Research Scientist
- Fellowships (Research)
- Fellowships (Clinical)
- Ogryzlo Fellowships
- Lupus Fellowship
- Studentships (renewals only)
- Scholarships
December 15
December 15
December 15
November 15
November 15
November 15
November 15
February 1
December 15
Asthma Society of Canada - Research Grant November 1
Astra Pharmaceutical - Pfizer Pre-clinical BPH Research Award March 15
Banting Research Foundation - Research Grant March 1
Bristol-Myers Squibb - Award for Distinguished Achievement in:
     - Infectious Disease Research
     - Nutrition Research
     - Neuroscience Research
     - Cancer Research
     - Cardiovascular/Metabolic Res.

August 4
October 10
February 6
November 26
December 20
Burroughs Wellcome Inc. - Career Awards
- Fellowships
- Interfaces between the
     Physical/Chemical/Computational Sciences and
     the Biological Sciences
-Clinical Scientist Awards in Translational Research
October 1
September 2
February 2


November 3
Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation - Student Scholarship & Student Research Award April 30
Canadian Association of Gastroenterology - Research Fellowships October 1
Canadian Association of University Teachers - Doctoral Fellowship April 30
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Research Grant
- Personal Awards
October 15
August 1
Canadian Cancer Society - McEachern Award
- Stephen Fonyo Award (fellowships)
November 1
November 1
Canadian Cardiovascular Society - Research Achievement Award March 31
Canadian Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan - Scholarship
- Fellowship (graduate students)
October 31
October 31
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation - Research Grants
- Scholarships
- Studentships (graduate)
- Fellowships
October 1
October 1
October 1
October 1
Canadian Diabetes Association - Grant-in-Aid
- Scholarships
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
- Personnel Awards
December 1
December 1
December 1
December 1
Canadian Digestive Disease Foundation - Operating Research Grant November 15
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute - Letters of Intent
- Research Proposal
December 1
March 20
Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research - Research Grant $20,000
- Research Grant $60,000
June 27
June 20
Canadian Hypertension Society - Fellowship
- Summer Studentship
- Distinguished Service Award
- Young Investigator Award
- Graduate Studentships
November 1
February 28
July 1
March 1
December 15
Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths - Research Grant June 1
Canadian Genome Analysis and Technology Program/Joint MRC - Research Grant
- Letters of Intent
Sept 15/Mar 1
Jan 2/Apr 1/
Jul 1/Oct 1
Canadian Hemophilia Society - Research Grant
- Summer Studentship (Medical or Science)
November 15
November 15
Canadian Liver Foundation
DEFERRED UNTIL FURTHER
NOTICE
- Bridging Operating Grants
- Fellowships
- Summer Studentships (Med)
- Graduate Studentships
November 1
November 1
February 15
February 15
Canadian Lung Association/ Joint MRC - Fellowships
- Scholarships
   (Letter of Intent)
- Canadian Nurses' Respiratory Society Research Grant
- Canadian Physiotherapy Cardio-Respiratory Society
   Fellowship & Studentship
November 15
September 15
August 3
November 1
November 1
Canadian Red Cross Society - Career Dev. Fellowship Award
- Research/Dev. Fund
January 15
January 31
Canadian Society for Clinical Investigation - Award Program for Excellence in Resident Research July 1
Cancer Research Society - Strategic Research Grant Program
   (Letter of Intent)
- Grants
- Fellowships
- Studentships
June 1
February 1
February 15
February 15
February 15
Connaught Laboratories Ltd. - Research Grant September 22
Consortium for Plasma Science, LLC - Research Grant September 30
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of Canada - Clinical Research Fellowship
- Grant-in-Aid
- Summer Student Scholarship
- Innovations in IBD Research:
    A Special Competition
- A Student Book Prize
November 15
November 1
January 5
November 1

Announced upon confirmation
of award by Medical School
Department of Foreign Affairs &
International Trade
STEP FUND
Going Global
- Travel and Accommodation Costs for Canadian
    Researchers Travelling to Europe for
    Joint Collaboration
Annually
Fiscal Year Runs
April 1 - March 31
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation - General Dystonia Grants
- Special Focal Dystonia Grants
December 15
December 15
The EJLB Foundation - Scholar Research Programme
- Letter of Intent
October 1
May 30
Eco-Research/Joint MRC - Grants
- Doctoral Fellowship (Ph.D.)
December 30
November 15
Epilepsy Canada - Research Fellowship
- Student Summer Fellowship (Medical or Graduate)
December 1
February 1
Hamilton Foundation - The E. B. Eastburn Fellowship January 31
Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine - Summer Studentships (Medicine/History undergrads)
- Scholarships(Graduate)
- Grant-in-Aid
- Development Grant
January 10
November 1
November 1
November 30
Health and Welfare Canada - NHRDP (research)
- Conference Support
- Training Awards (graduate)
- Career Awards (Fellowships/Scholarships)
October 1
6 mos. prior
December 15
July 31
Heart and Stroke Foundation - Grant-in-Aid
- Traineeships
- Fellowships
- Nursing Research Fellowship
August 30
November 1
November 1
March 15
Hereditary Disease Foundation - Research Grant
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
For both:
February 1, August 1, and November 1
Hospital for Sick Children Foundation - Research Grant October 1
Howard Hughes Medical Institute - Fellowships (Graduate)
- Fellowships (Physicians)
- Fellowships (Medical Stud.)
- Scholarships (Medical Stud.)
November 15
December 16
December 3
January 10
Huntington Society of Canada - Predoctoral Scholarships
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
December 31
December 31
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation - Grants
   1st two pages submit by:
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
- Career Development Awards
October 1
February 15
October 1
October 1
Kidney Foundation of Canada - Scholarships
- Grants
- Fellowships
November 1
October 15
November 1
Leukemia Research Fund - Summer Studentships (medical)
- Fellowships
- Operating Grants
February 1
February 1
London Life Award in Medical Research - Grant October 1
Medical Research Council of Canada - Grants (New/Renewal)
- Clinical Trials
- Equipment Grants
- Multi User Equipment
- Maintenance Grants
- Maintenance Grants for Multi User Equipment
- Group Grants
- (Letters of Intent)
- Fellowships (New/Renewal)
- Scholarships
- Studentships (Graduate)
- Various Joint Programs Available such as Fellowships,
   Scholarships & Studentships
- Workshops & Symposia
- Visiting Scientist
- Salary Support for Independent Investigators
- Clinician Scientist Phase 1
Sept 15 / Mar 1
Sept 15 / Mar 1
Sept 15 / Mar 1
October 1
Sept 15 / Mar 1
October 1
September 15
April 1
November 1
November 1
September 15
December 1

September 1
October 1
September 15
October 1
MRC/PMAC - Health Program Anytime
Merck Frosst - Merck Sharpe & Dohme Fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology December 2
Miles/Canadian Red Cross Soc. - Research/Development Fund
- Letter of Intent
April 15
February 15
Molly Towell Perinatal Research Foundation - Research Grants
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
September 30
September 30
Muscular Dystrophy Association - Operating Grants
- Fellowships (Predoctoral)
- Summer Fellowship (Medical)
October 15
January 15
February 13
Multiple Sclerosis Society - Research Grant
- Studentship (Graduate)
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
- Career Development Awards
October 1
October 1
October 1
October 1
National Board of Medical Examiners - Medical Education Research Fund
- Visiting Scholar Program
November 14
January 1
April 1
July 1
October 1
National Cancer Institute of Canada


Canadian Breast Cancer Initiative/Joint MRC

- Grants
- Fellowships
- Studentships (Graduate)

- Operating Grant

October 15
February 3
February 3

October 15

National Institute of Nutrition - Postdoctoral Fellowships November 1
National Research Council - Research Associateships November 5
Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) - Operating Grants (first-time)
    Up to five years
- Subatomic Physics Project Research Grants Requesting
   $500,000
- All Other Research Grants
- Conference Grants
- Equipment Grants
- Major Equipment Grants
- Major Installation Grants
- Postgraduate Scholarships
- Scholarships (Psychology)
- Studentships (Science Students /Graduate Students)
- Postdoctoral Fellowships
- Postdocotral Fellowships (Psy.)
- Research Partnerships Program
- Strategic Projects up to 5 yrs
- Research Networks up to 5 yrs
- University Industry Projects
- Collaborative R & D Grants
- Industrially Oriented Res. Grants
- Industrial Research Chairs
- New Faculty Support Grants
- Chairs in the Management of Technological Change
- Research Partnership Agreements with Can.Govt.
    Departments & Agencies
- Nato Science Fellowships
August 15

October 1

November 1
October 19
November 1
October 1
October 1
December 1
November 15
Set by University
November 15
November 1
April 15
April 15
June 1
October 1
October 1
October 1
October 1
October 1
October 1
October 1

November 15
The Neuro Oncology Foundation - Postdoctoral Fellowship October 1
Newfounland Cancer Treatment & Research Foundation - NCIC Award Program
- Student Travel
February 29
April 1
September 1
December 1
Newfoundland Lung Association - Research Grant June 30
Northern Scientific Training Program - Grants (graduate) November 15
Norman Barwin Scholarship - Graduate Studies Scholarship April 1
Nutricia Research Foundation - Research Grants
- International Training Fellowships Student Awards
September 1
September 1
Osteoporosis Society Research Awards - Research Grants November 1
Parkinsons Foundation of Canada - Research Grant April 1
Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association of Canada/Joint MRC - Career Awards in Medicine (3)
- Summer Studentships (Basic or Clinical Pharmacology) (3)
November 1
February 2
Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association of Canada - Research Career Awards in Health Sciences
- Postdoctoral Fellowships and Graduate Research
    Scholarships (in Pharmacy)
- Summer Research Studentships in Medicine
- Summer Research Studentships in Pharmacy
- Graduate Research Scholarships in Pharmacology
November 1
December 1

February 2
February 2
February 2
Prix Galien - Research Grants November 21
Radiological Society of North America
  Research & Education Fund
- Seed Grant Awards
- Research Fellow
- Medical Student Departmental Grant
- Research Resident Program
- Scholars Program
January 15, May 15 &
  September 15
RP Eye Research Foundation - Research Grants
- Scholarships
- Fellowships
- Studentships (Graduate)
February 15
February 15
February 15
February 15
Saunders Matthey Fund for Breast Cancer
   Research
- Research Grants and Scholarships April 14
Scleroderma Federation - Research Grant September 15
Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus
   Association of Canada
- Research Grants April 15
SSHRC

NSERC/SSHRC

- Doctoral Fellowships

- Postdoctoral Fellowships
- Master's Scholarship
- Travel
November 15 & June 15

November 15
October 20
September 20
February 1
June 1
Thyroid Foundation of Canada - Fellowships
- Student Research Scholarships
February 28
Tourette Syndrome Association - Research Grants:
     - Basic Neuroscience
     - Clinical
     - Postdoctoral Fellowships
- Letter of Intent
   (October 15)
- Application
   (December 22)

REVISED OCTOBER 1997


EXTERNAL SUMMER STUDENTSHIPS AVAILABLE TO MEDICAL STUDENTS

American Academy of Allergy and Immunology

April 1

Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Society

February 1

Canadian Hemophilia Society

November 15

Canadian Hypertension Society

February 28

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Society

January 5

Epilepsy Canada

February 1

Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine

January 10

Leukemia Research Fund

Arranged by R&GS

Medical Research Council of Canada

Arranged by R&GS

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association
   of Canada/Joint MRC

February 2

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association
   of Canada

February 2

Thyroid Foundation of Canada

February 28

*IMPORTANT NOTICE:*
These deadlines may be subject to yearly changes and some of these grants, awards and studentships may be restricted to certain applicants. Please contact the Office of Research and Graduate Studies, Faculty of Medicine at (709)737-6762 for more information.


To obtain more information on this site, please contact:

Ms. Pauline Cole
Research and Graduate Studies
Faculty of Medicine
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NF
A1B 3V6

E-Mail: pcole@morgan.ucs.mun.ca

This page was last updated October 1997 by
Wade King wking@play.psych.mun.ca

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