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Heart and Stroke Grant‑in‑Aid Program

Posted by Jaq-Lin Larder on July 15, 2019 in Research Funding

The Heart & Stroke Grant-in-Aid (GIA) program provides operating funds to support important, pertinent and novel research in the areas of heart disease and stroke. GIA funding promotes research discovery, exploration and innovation across all health research themes. Knowledge gained from scientific findings, contributes to the cardiovascular and cerebrovascular health of Canadians through prevention, treatment and recovery. Research is supported across the four health research themes: Basic Biomedical; Clinical; Health Services/Systems; and Social, Cultural, Environmental and Population Health.

Amount and Duration: $100,000/year for up to 3 years= $300,000 maximum. Most projects are expected to be 2-3 years; requests for only one year of funding must be fully justified.

For more information and application guidelines, please visit this link.

Internal Deadline: August 15, 2019 at 4:30pm. Please contact the ORS Grants Facilitator for your faculty.

Agency Deadline: August 29, 2019 at 5pm AST. 

Agency Contact:
Research Department, Heart & Stroke

The Grant-in-Aid program uses the Heart & Stroke’s portal CIRCUlink for submissions.