Launch of the CIHR Project Grant: Fall 2017 competition

UPEI signature deadline for Project Grant applications:
Submit penultimate copy of proposal and UPEI Administrative Approvals form ( to Research Services, 200 Kelley Building, by September 13, 2017. 
Applicants are not required to submit their registration to Research Services for review and signature, however, applicants are requested to send a copy of their registration to for the purposes of verifying CIHR's listing of registered applicants.
Launch of the Project Grant: Fall 2017 competition

CIHR is pleased to announce the launch of the Project Grant: Fall 2017 Project Grant competition. Please note the following key dates:

  • Registration period: July 11 to August 15, 2017
  • Application period: August 16 to September 15, 2017
  • Funding start date: April 1, 2018

As announced on July 10 by Dr. Rod McInnes, Acting President, changes have been made as a first step to improving the Project Grant competition. Read the full message

Upcoming webinars

To support this funding opportunity, CIHR will be holding a series of Question and Answer webinars on the Project Grant: Fall 2017 application. Webinars will start on Thursday, July 20 and will provide participants with a brief overview of recent changes and an opportunity to ask questions.

For more information and to register, please visit the CIHR Webinars page.

Please feel free to direct all additional inquiries about this funding opportunity or webinars to the CIHR Contact Centre at

Canadian Institutes of Health Research
160 Elgin Street, 9th Floor
Address locator 4809A
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0W9


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