Internal Opportunities

Membership is required for application to internal funding opportunities. To review member terms please click here.

 

Team Building Grant

This funding opportunity aims to encourage collaborative research by funding inter-disciplinary teams conducting human health and translational research projects in the area of respiratory health. Applicants must be current RRC members in good standing. The RRC has made $100,000 available for this competition. For competition guidelines click here. To view the application click here

Registration Deadline: October 3, 2022
Application Deadline: January 6, 2023

 

Publications Fund

In order to support scholarly  works related to respiratory health published by members, the RRC has established a Publications Fund. This funding opportunity aims to encourage knowledge translation activities of researchers conducting human health and translational research projects. Competitions will be held quarterly and upcoming dates can be found in the announcement. Applications are available here.

 

Conference Support Funding

The RRC has established this funding opportunity in an effort to encourage translational research events by providing funding to active RRC members interested in developing and coordinating knowledge translation activities. Applicants must be current RRC members in good standing and hold a leadership position with the conference.

Review competition guidelines for more details. Applications are also available to those interested in applying. Evaluation rubric is also available for review.

Application Deadline: Open intake

External Opportunities

CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health:

Current upcoming opportunities associated with the CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health:
https://www.researchnet-recherchenet.ca/rnr16/srch.do?search=true&sponsor=CIHR-5&view=browseActive&language=E&fodAgency=CIHR

Student Funding

 

Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship - Applications are accepted at any time

"The Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship provides long-term funding for a significant part of graduate degree programs:
Master’s students can complete an 18-month project (minimum $30,000 stipend)
PhD students can complete a three-year project (minimum $72,000 stipend)
Along with their research experience with an industry or not-for-profit partner, participating students receive training that helps them ensure the success of their projects and further their careers.
Fellowships can form new Accelerate projects or be added to existing ones, and applications are accepted any time. Regular Accelerate grants for larger or smaller projects with any number of interns or industry partners are available as usual."