New Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research funding opportunities

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) has announced two new funding opportunities:

2017 Scholar Program:

The MSFHR Scholar Program allows early career researchers to establish an independent research career, build a leading research program, and expand their potential to make significant contributions to their field.

  • Letter of intent deadline: November 7, 2016
  • Full application deadline: December 16, 2016

Information session: Friday, October 28, 2016 at BC Cancer Agency Research Centre from Noon – 2 p.m.

Health Professional-Investigator Program:

The MSFHR Health Professional-Investigator Program is intended to help decrease the gap between health research and its implementation by supporting health professionals to conduct and apply research relevant to health and/or the health system.

  • Letter of intent deadline: December 2, 2016
  • Full application deadline: February 3, 2017

Information session: Friday, October 28, 2016 at Vancouver General Hospital from 8 a.m.  10 a.m.