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Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Posted by Jaq-Lin Larder on October 4, 2021 in Announcements

October 8 update - official launch is posted here

In mid-October 2021, CIHR will launch the “Indigenous Peoples and COVID-19 Rapid Research Funding Opportunity” to support research and knowledge mobilization for Indigenous communities that are responding to the unique health and well-being needs of Indigenous Peoples as they relate to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This funding opportunity will provide funds for two streams of research: Research Operating Grants and Knowledge Mobilization Grants. The total amount available for this funding opportunity is $6M.

The pre-announcement is posted here.

Details pertaining to the official launch will be announced at a later date. Questions may be addressed to