Funding Opportunites

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Funding Opportunites

CAM specific funding
IN-CAM Research Project Grants
 
Medical Acupuncture Research Foundation  
Natural Health Products Directorate
 
Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine

General Research Funding Opportunities
National
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
 
Canadian Diabetes Association
 
Canadian Foundation for Innovation
 
Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
 
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
 
Canadian Liver Foundation
 
Canadian Lung Association
 
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
 
Kidney Foundation of Canada
 
Muscular Dystrophy Canada
 
National Cancer Institute of Canada
 
National Institutes of Health (NIH): Office of Extramural Research
 
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
 
Sick Kids Foundation
 
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
 
Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada
 
Provincial
Alberta: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
 
British Columbia: Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research
 
Manitoba: Manitoba Health Research Council
 
New Brunswick: Medical Research Fund of New Brunswick
 
Newfoundland and Labrador: Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research
 
Nova Scotia: Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation
 
Ontario: Ontario Ministry of Long Term Care
 
Quebec: Fonds de la recherche en santé Québec
 
Saskatchewan: Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation
 
Other (philanthropy)
Lotte and John Hecht Memorial Foundation
 
Max Bell Foundation
 
Weil Foundation (currently not accepting applications)
 
Samueli Institute (currently not accepting funding applications)
 
Thrasher Research Fund
 
Funding guides and databases
Information on British funding opportunities: Complementary Therapies, April 2008
Department of Health’s Research Capacity Development Programme
 
Funding Guide for International Science & Technology Cooperation
 
Community of Science Funding Opportunities
 

CAM Specific opportunities for trainees

The primary objective of FCER's Fellowship Program is to provide doctors of chiropractic with advanced graduate education which incorporates research training. The intent of the program is to increase the numbers of trained chiropractic researchers
 
The primary objective of this program is to increase the number of qualified researchers in fields pertaining to chiropractic at accredited institutions. The residency is intended to provide a bridge to a full-time appointment. Over the coming years, growth in the quantity and quality of chiropractic research will depend in great part on the number of trained research scientists committed to conducting research.

General opportunities for trainees (national)

Includes funding for Clinician Scientist, Scholar, Post-doctoral Fellowships & Doctoral Research Awards.
 
Funding for Masters, PhD and Postdoctoral fellowships.
 
Includes funding for Summer Studentships, Graduate Studentships and the Roche Fellwoship in Clinical Hepatology
 
Includes Clinician Scientist Asthma Award, Clinicial Scientist Transplantation Fellowship, Research Fellowship Program
 
Lists funding opportunities for Fellowships
 
Includes Biomedical & Allied health fellowships & scholarships.
 
PhD Studentships awards aimed at increasing the number of Canadian Ph.D. students being prepared for careers in the field of neuromuscular disorders with an emphasis on stem cell research.
 
Funding competitions include: Research scientist award, Post PhD Research Fellowship, Post MD Research Fellowships, Research Studentships, & Travel Awards for Senior Level PhD students.
 
Has funding opportunities for all levels of trainee from undergraduates through to Postdoctoral Fellows.
 
New Investigator Grants provide important early career development support to child health researchers. It is intended that New Investigator Research Grants will enhance the grant recipient's ability to compete with more senior investigators for research grants from other funders.
 
Funding available for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows

Provincially

Funding available for undergraduates, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows
 
Funding available for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows
 
Funding available for Graduate students, Clinical Research Fellowships and Postdoctoral Fellowships
 
Funding available for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
 
Includes funding for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows