Funding Opportunities

The following Funding Opportunities may be of interest to members and trainees at the Meakins-Christie Laboratories and the RESP Program. Please note this is not a complete list of all available funding opportunities. If you would like us to monitor specific deadlines, please let Inga know. Only agency deadlines are listed. Internal McGill deadlines for the various Departments vary greatly and are thus not listed below. Pulmonary Research Funding Opportunities.

Research Grants
Salary Awards (Faculty)
Salary Awards (Trainees)
Travel Awards

Research Grants

Funding Agency Title Type LOI Deadline App Deadline
CIHR CEEHRC Impact Grants Grant July 18, 2017 Aug 15, 2017
Alpha 1 Fdn John W Walsh Translational Research Award Grant   Aug 18, 2017
TS Alliance TS Alliance Research Grant Program Grant May 22, 2017 Aug 21, 2017
CIHR Pop Health Intervention Res on Cannabis Catalyst Grant   Aug 22, 2017
CIHR Planning & Dissemination Grants Planning   Aug 22, 2017
Baxter Investigator Initiated Research Grants Grant   Aug 31, 2017
Heart and Stroke Fdn Grant in Aid Grant   Aug 31, 2017
CF Foundation Research Grant Grant   Sept 6, 2017
Lymphoma Research Fdn Various Grants and Awards Grant   Sept 6, 2017
CIHR Foundation Grant Grant Aug 8, 2017 Sept 12, 2017 (stage 1);
Feb 6, 2018 (Stage 2)
CF Foundation Pilot and Feasibility Awards Grant   Sept 13, 2017
Canadian Cancer Society Impact Grants Grant  June 15, 2017 Sept 15, 2017
CIHR Project Grant Grant Aug 15, 2017 Sept 15, 2017
ATS 2017-2018 Research Program Portfolio Grant June 13, 2017 Sept 19, 2017
RSR-FRQS Subvention de recherche pour des projets équipes Grant   Sept 25, 2017
RSR-FRQS Programme de développement du jeune chercheur Catalyst   Sept 25, 2017
FRQNT Team Research Projects Team Grant June 14, 2017 Sept 28, 2017 (TBC)
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Physician-Scientist Institutional Program Planning Grant   Sept 28, 2017
CF Canada Basic and Clinical Research Grants Grant   Oct 2, 2017
CF Canada Clinic Incentive Grants Grant   Oct 2, 2017
Kenneth Rainin Fdn Synergy Awards – IBD Team Grant   Oct 2, 2017
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists Grant   Oct 3, 2017
CIHR Collaborative Health Research Projects Grant June 6, 2017 Oct 17, 2017
CIHR Global Governance of Antimicrobial Resistance and
Related Infectious Disease Threats
Catalyst   Oct 17, 2017
DoD Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program Grant July 19, 2017 Oct 18, 2017
DoD Peer Reviewed Medical – Investigator Initiated Grant July 13, 2017 Oct 18, 2017
DoD Peer Reviewed Medical – Therapeutic Development  Grant July 13, 2017 Oct 18, 2017
Quebec MESI QC-Israel Innovation Projects Team Grant   Oct 26, 2017
DoD Peer-Reviewed Medical – Clinical Trial Award Grant July 20, 2017 Oct 26, 2017
DoD Peer Reviewed Medical – Focused Program Grant July 20, 2017 Oct 26, 2017
Boehringer BUILD Initiative (ILD and IPF)
email: yves.croisetiere@boehringer-ingelheim.com
Grant   Nov 1, 2017
NSERC Discovery Grant Grant Aug 1, 2017 Nov 1, 2017
Canadian Cancer Society Innovation Grants Grant Aug 15, 2017 Nov 15, 2017
FRQ AUDACE Program (Intersectoral High Risk Research) Grant   Nov 22, 2017
CIHR CEEHRC Team Grants Grant Aug 15, 2017 Feb 6, 2018
CIHR Human Immunology Standardization Core Team Grant June 6, 2017 Mar 6, 2018
HFSP Research Grants Grant Mar 30, 2017 TBC
NIH R01 Research Grants Grant   Feb5/June5/Oct5
CQDM Canada/France Program Grant   Open Call
Parent Project MD PPMD Exploratory Funds Grant   Not indicated
Parent Project MD PPMD Investigator Award Grant   Not indicated
RRDM Network Rare Disease Connections Grant   Open Call
NSERC Engage Grants, Connect Grants,
Collaborative Research & Development Grants
Grant   Open Call

Salary Awards (Faculty)

Funding Agency Title Type LOI Deadline App Deadline
CIHR Early Career Investigator Awards New PI Award   Sept 6, 2017
CIHR Clinician Scientist Salary Award Salary Award   Oct 3, 2017
FRQS Research Scholars J1, J2, Senior Award Aug 29, 2017 Oct 10, 2017
FRQS Clinical Research Scholars J1, J2, Senior Award Aug 29, 2017 Oct 10, 2017
FRQS Research Scholars emeritus Award Aug 29, 2017 Oct 10, 2017

Salary Awards (Trainees)

Funding Agency Title Type LOI Deadline App Deadline
HFSP PDF Fellowship Program PDF   Aug 24, 2017
Lymphoma Research Foundation PDF Fellowship Program PDF   Sept 6, 2016
European Commission Horizon 2020 Fellowships PDF   Sept 14, 2017
CIHR Banting PDF Program PDF   Sept 20, 2017
Gvnt of Canada Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
c
ontact: Graduatefunding.gps@mcgill.ca 
PhD May 30, 2017 (McGill) Sept 21, 2017
RSR-FRQS Programme de complément de bourse MSc/PhD/PDF   Sept 25, 2017
CF Canada Clinical Fellowship MD   Oct 2, 2017
CF Canada Research Fellowship MD/PDF   Oct 2, 2017
CF Canada Research Studentship MSc/PhD   Oct 2, 2017
CIHR Doctoral Research Award : 2017-2018 PhD   Oct 3, 2017
NSERC PDF Fellowship Program PDF   Oct 15, 2017
FRQS

FRQS/MSSS training Program for specialty medecine
residents with an interest in pursuing research 

MD   Oct 16, 2017
CIHR Fellowship 2017-2018 PDF or MD   Nov 1, 2017
CIHR Canada Graduate Scholarships – Masters Program MSc   Dec 1, 2017
European Research Society Short-Term Research Fellowship PDF   Apr 1/Oct 1 yearly
Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship Graduate and PDF Open call  
Mitacs Globalink Partnership Award (Industry) Grad Open call  
Mitacs Globalink Research Award Undergrad & Grad Open call next round:
Mar 31, 2017
CF Foundation Student Traineeship Grant Various Open call  
Fulbright Canada Awards for American Scholars Various Various  
Eur Resp Society ERS Fellowships Various Various  
McGill CaPS Various Scholarships and Awards Various Various  
McGill Faculty of Med Internal Studentship MSc & PhD May – yearly  
McGill Faculty of Med PDF Fellowships PDF May – yearly  
McGill Tomlinson Doctoral Fellowship PDF June – yearly  

Travel Awards (Trainees)

Funding Agency Title Type Deadline
McGill Exp Med Dr. Price Memorial Travel Award MSc & PhD Feb 28 / June 30 / Oct 31
AllerGen Travel Awards Various 4 weeks prior to travel
AllerGen Research Skills Award Various 4 weeks prior to travel
Mitacs Globalink Res Award Travel from CA Various Various
Mitacs Globalink Res Award Travel to CA Various Various
The Company of Biologists Travelling Fellowships MSc/PhD/PDF Feb 28/May 31/Aug 31/Nov 30
Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards PhD/PDF Jan 15/ May 15/Sept 15
McGill Faculty of Med Graduate Mobility Award Graduate open call