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W. Garfield Weston - Brain Health: Lifestyle Approaches and Microbiome Contributions Program

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation, through its Weston Brain Institute and Weston Family Microbiome Initiative, has announced the launch of a new program in a new area of funding. As details emerge of the neurological effects of COVID-19, preventing and maintaining brain health becomes even...

1 year 1 month ago Funding Opportunities and Sponsor News
Alberta Labour and Immigration: First Responders grant program

Alberta’s firefighters, police officers, paramedics, sheriffs, corrections officers and emergency health care workers often deal with stressful, dangerous and traumatic situations. This stress has a negative impact on first responders and emergency health care workers. They often experience post...

1 year 1 month ago Funding Opportunities and Sponsor News
WSIB 2021 Grants Competition

Grants priority areas

The central areas of focus of the 2021 WSIB Grants Program support the WSIB’s Strategic Plan with a focus on the impact of COVID-19. Three considerations for potential proposals include:

  1. COVID-19 is changing how we work
  2. ...
1 year 1 month ago Funding Opportunities and Sponsor News
NSERC Discovery Grants - 2021 Competition (Full Application)

The Discovery Grants Program supports ongoing programs of research (with long-term goals) rather than a single short-term project or collection of projects. These grants recognize the creativity and innovation that are at the heart of all research advances. Discovery Grants are considered ‘...

1 year 1 month ago Funding Opportunities and Sponsor News
Lasker Medical Research Awards - 2021

The Lasker Awards program was created in 1945 by Albert and Mary Lasker to shine a spotlight on fundamental biological discoveries and clinical advances that improve human health, and to draw attention to the importance of public support of science.

The Basic Award and...

1 year 1 month ago Honours and Awards
Order of Canada - Nominations 2021

The Order of Canada is how our country honours people who make extraordinary contributions to the nation. 

Since its creation in 1967 (Canada’s centennial year), more than 7 000 people from all sectors of society have been invested into the Order. The...

1 year 1 month ago Honours and Awards
NSERC Awards for Science Promotion - 2021

The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion focus on people and groups who are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public.

Science promotion activities with award potential could include activities such as:

  • organizing science camps...
1 year 1 month ago Honours and Awards
Increased support for students, trainees and research support personnel funded through Tri-Agency research grants

Canada’s three federal research granting agencies—the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)—recognize the vital role that highly qualified talent...

1 year 1 month ago Funding Opportunities and Sponsor News
ALS Canada - Brain Canada Discovery Grants 2020

The purpose of the 2020 Discovery Grants Program is to invest in the best possible projects that are:

  1. novel or innovative research approaches, supported by sound rationale and a feasible experimental plan, but not necessarily preliminary...
1 year 1 month ago Funding Opportunities and Sponsor News
Research Canada Leadership in Advocacy Award - 2020

Research Canada’s Leadership in Advocacy Award honours outstanding advocates for medical, health and scientific research. The Leadership in Advocacy Award is presented to individuals and/or organizations who/which have made outstanding efforts in advocating for Canadian health research at the...

1 year 1 month ago Honours and Awards