CIHR – Planning & Dissemination Grants ( Summer 2015)


CIHR – Institute Community Support

For More Information

For more information, please go to the sponsor website. 


Planning and Dissemination Grants are intended to provide support for planning and/or dissemination activities consistent with the mandate of CIHR and relevant to CIHR Institutes, or Initiatives. CIHR integrates research through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of 13 virtual Institutes. One of the mechanisms for the Institutes to achieve their mandates is by offering Planning and/or Dissemination grants within the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program.



Funding Availability

The maximum amount per grant varies by Institute/Initiative but will not exceed $25,000.

Indirect Costs


Project Duration

1 year

Special Notes

Each of the participating Institutes/Initiatives has tailored this funding opportunity to meet the needs of their respective communities. Please view the Sponsor Description section for specific details and funds available.


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

How to Apply

PI’s to submit directly following the instructions on ResearchNet along with any additional instructions found under “Specific Instructions”. Scan and upload the signed signature pages including the routing slip in the Print/Upload Signature Pages task in ResearchNet prior to submitting your application.

For Questions, please contact

Rowen Martino
Program Delivery Coordinator
Strategic Initiatives Branch
Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Office of Research

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

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