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CORIS Newsletter

In This Week's Issue

  • Announcements
    • NSERC Webinars
      • How to Submit an RTI Application
      • How to Complete and Submit a Discovery Grant Application
    • CIHR Project Grant Facilitated Online Session Webinars
    • NSERC Discovery Grant Workshop
    • SSHRC Insight Grant Workshop
  • Funding opportunities from the National Institutes of Health and CIHR
  • Internal and external deadlines

Announcements

NSERC Webinar: How to Submit an RTI Application

NSERC has announced an upcoming webinar targeted towards potential RTI applicants and co-applicants. Click here for more information.

NSERC Webinar: How to Complete and Submit a Discovery Grant Application

NSERC has announced an upcoming webinar targeted towards potential Discovery Grant applicants and co-applicants. Click here for more information.

CIHR Project Grant Facilitated Online Session Webinars

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Wednesday August 30, 2017 (French)
  • Thursday, August 31, 2017 (English)
  • Thursday, September 07, 2017 (French)
  • Friday, September 08, 2017 (English)

Click here for the full list of webinars and links to register for them.

NSERC Discovery Grant Workshop

The faculty of Engineering and Design, the faculty of Science, along with CORIS will be hosting a Discovery Grant Workshop which will include:

  • A brief overview of the evaluation process
  • The components of the application with recommendations on how to prepare a winning application
  •  Q&A with a panel of past and present NSERC Evaluation Committee members.

RSVP here for this event.

SSHRC Insight Grant Workshop

Faculty members are invited to work on, share and receive strategic feedback to improve key, but often overlooked, sections necessary for a competitive and compelling SSHRC Insight Grant. Specifically, this workshop will address how to use these sections to effectively meet the three evaluation criteria of Challenge, Feasibility, and Capability. Applicants are encouraged to bring along printed drafts, laptops, and other working materials to receive and give feedback. Research Facilitators and Associate Deans of Research will also be available to answer questions and review files.

RSVP here for this event.

 


Funding Opportunities

National Institutes of Health: Assay development and screening for discovery of chemical probes or therapeutic agents

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2017

A total of five of the National Institutes of Health invite applications for their assay development and screening for discovery of probes or therapeutic agents (R01) funding opportunity. This supports research in discovery and development of novel, small molecules for their potential use in studying disease...

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CIHR: SPOR Patient-Oriented Research Collaboration Grants (2017)

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2017

Canada’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners, including patients (an overarching term that includes individuals with personal experience of a health issue and informal caregivers, including family and friends), provincial health...

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Upcoming Deadlines

Internal Deadlines:

August 24, 2017: John Templeton Foundation: Core Funding Areas 

August 24, 2017: The Heart and Stroke Foundation: Grants-in-Aid Program

August 29, 2017: Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research: Strategic Mobility…

August 29, 2017: CIHR: Foundation Grant –  Application Review (Stage 1)

August 31, 2017: IDRC Research Awards 2018

September 05, 2017: CIHR: Foundation Grant –  Checklist (Stage 1)

External Deadlines:

August 22, 2017: CIHR: Planning & Dissemination Grants – Institute/Initiative…

August 25, 2017: NSERC Discovery Frontiers

September 01, 2017: NSERC PromoScience Award

September 05, 2017: Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research: Strategic Mobility…

For a complete overview of current funding opportunity deadlines, please visit our calendar.

Check out Carleton Scholar for more upcoming information sessions, workshops and other resources pertaining to research success!

Please contact us if you have any questions.