Bloomberg Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health (*updated May 21, 2015)


McGill University’s Faculty of Education

For More Information

For more information, please go to the sponsor website.


This important annual academic prize recognizes an academic whose research has contributed to understanding how factors such as physical activity, nutrition, fitness or psychosocial context can influence personal health and well-being, and whose work could have a positive impact on our behaviour and lifestyle choices.  The applicant can be self-nominated or nominated by someone else.


Must hold an academic appointment at a North American university, and be actively conducting research in a campus setting.

Indirect Costs


Special Notes

As recipient of the prize, you will receive the funding as a research grant to further enhance your work.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal along with an OR5 form to

External Deadline

to sponsor directly. *new deadline, updated May 21, 2015

How to Apply

Researcher to submit online application found at

For Questions, please contact

Jennifer Coutlee
Bloomberg Manulife Prize Coordinator
Faculty of Education
3700 McTavish Street, Room 209
Montreal, Quebec H3A 1Y2

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Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x52832

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