CIHR Foundation Grant: Application Deadline: Stage 1

The Foundation Grant program is designed to contribute to a sustainable foundation of established health research leaders, by providing long-term support for the pursuit of innovative and high-impact research programs.The Foundation Grant program is expected to:

  • Support a broad base of health research leaders across all areas and health-related disciplines including basic, biomedical research with a demonstrable track record of excellence and impact in their field of study;
  • Develop and maintain Canadian capacity in health research and other related fields;
  • Provide research leaders with the flexibility to pursue novel and innovative lines of inquiry;
  • Contribute to the creation and application of health-related knowledge through a wide range of research and/or knowledge translation activities, including relevant collaborations.

Deadline: September 12, 2017 (internal deadline Sep 5)
Contact: support@cihr-irsc.gc.ca