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Vol 39  No 12
Apr. 5, 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:

• CIHR Clinical Research Initiatives

• New NSERC Strategic Workshops Program

• NSERC/SSHRC Collaborative Health Research Projects

• Brockhouse Canada Prize

• SSHRC’s Northern Research Development Program

• Canadian Space Agency Offers Partnership Support

• 2008 Killam Prizes

Imminent Deadlines

May 1
Burroughs Wellcome Fund – career awards at the scientific interface.

DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service – German studies research grant (graduates and undergraduates).

EJLB Foundation – scholar research programme (letters of intent).

National Cancer Institute of Canada – program project grants (letter of intent).

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada – Herzberg medal

Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada – synergy awards for innovation.

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

Tree Research and Education Endowment Fund (TREE Fund) – Hyland R. Johns grant program.

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

May 15
Canada Council for the Arts – Killam research fellowships.

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada – innovation challenge awards (nomination).

May 18
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation – housing studies achievement award

Petroleum Research Atlantic Canada – call for research proposals (full proposal).

May 25
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council – international opportunities fund (development grants and project grants – application deadline).


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