While the BC SUPPORT Unit isn’t a funding agency, we’re happy to inform you about patient-oriented research funding opportunities offered by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and other organizations. Contact us if we've missed a listing that you think can be included.
The opportunities below are organized by registration deadline.
For more funding opportunities offered by the CIHR, please use the ResearchNet Search Page.
If you know of a patient-oriented research funding opportunity, please email us.
Rural Health Services Research Network - Travel Bursaries
Travel bursaries will be awarded to RHSRNbc members who have been invited to present their rural health services research orally or in poster format at either a national or international conference. There are four bursaries to be won—three national bursaries of up to $450 and one international bursary of $750. These bursaries are intended to subsidize the costs of travel and accommodation and other expenses related to conference participation.
Rural Health Services Research Network - Team Building Awards
To provide an opportunity for researchers to apply for up to $5,000 in funding to support the development of a research team.
Application Deadline: May 31, 2019
Operating Grant : Network Environments for Indigenous Health Research (NEIHR)
This Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) multi-institute initiative is under the leadership of the Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health and the Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health. Partners include all eleven of the other CIHR Institutes: Institute of Aging; Institute of Cancer Research; Institute of Gender and Health; Institute of Genetics; Institute of Health Services and Policy Research; Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health; Institute of Infection and Immunity; Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis; Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction; Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes; and Institute of Population and Public Health.
Application Deadline: September 4, 2019
The Sue Harris Family Practice Knowledge Dissemination Grant
The Sue Harris Family Practice Knowledge Dissemination Grant supports the publication of family practice research in the area of women’s health. The funding is intended to support new researchers (family practice residents and/or practitioners), who have completed a research study, with the manuscript development and publication process. Successful applicants will be supported by research staff at the Women’s Health Research Institute during the manuscript development process.
Application Deadline: None