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NSHRF Development / Innovative Grant 2019

Posted by Jaq-Lin Larder on January 14, 2019 in Research Funding

The Development/Innovative (D/I) Grant provides funding for developing or innovative health research initiatives in Nova Scotia, in order to strengthen a submission to a targeted peer reviewed research funding competition.

NSHRF considers developing research and innovative research to include:

  • Research in its early stages;
  • Research that focuses on new or innovative issues; and or
  • Novel approaches for solving research problems

The required outcome of this grant is the submission of an application to a targeted funding competition within 12 months of the end of the D/I Grant funding period.

Award Amount: A maximum of $15,000 per grant will be issued for a funding period of one year.

Eligibility:

To apply for a Development/Innovative Grant, the Principal Investigator must:

  • Be a researcher with an academic appointment at a Nova Scotia university or affiliated research institution, or with an appointment (with research responsibilities) at an affiliated hospital/ research centre/ institute; and
  • Reside and work in Nova Scotia during the funding period of the grant.

For more details, please visit the competition website.

Potential applicants may contact leslie.power@novascotia.ca. For questions related to internal procedure, please contact susan.haydt@dal.ca.

Internal Deadline: March 12, 2019 at 4:30 pm AST
Agency Deadline: March 26, 2019 at 2 pm AST