CIHR Foundation Grant 2017-2018

The Foundation Grant program is expected to:

  • Support a broad base of health research leaders across all career stages, areas, and health-related disciplines including basic, biomedical research with a demonstrable track record of excellence and impact in their field of study;
  • Develop and maintain Canadian capacity in health research and other related fields;
  • Provide research leaders with the flexibility to pursue novel and innovative lines of inquiry;
  • Contribute to the creation and application of health-related knowledge through a wide range of research and/or knowledge translation activities, including relevant collaborations.
    • Important Dates

      Competition 201709FDN
      Registration Deadline 2017-08-08
      Internal Deadline 2017-08-29
      Application Deadline - Stage 1 2017-09-12
      Application Deadline - Stage 2 2018-02-06
      Anticipated Notice of Decision - Stage 1 2017-12-07
      Anticipated Notice of Decision - Final Assessment Stage 2018-07-17
      Funding Start Date 2018-07-01

For all inquiries please contact:

CIHR Contact Centre
Telephone: 613-954-1968
Toll Free: 1-888-603-4178


Agency Name: 
Contact Name: 
Penny D'Agnone
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External Deadline: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Internal Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
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