Innovate in your area of research
WCHRI is pleased to announce that the Innovation Grant competition results are now available.
WCHRI is pleased to announce that the Innovation Grant competition is now open. This grant competition offers operating funds for research investigations that lead to improved health outcomes for women and/or children. All applications are peer-reviewed by one of the Biomedical Grant Advisory Committees or the Applied Health Grant Advisory Committee. Applications submitted to this grant competition may be either stand-alone projects or projects that provide preliminary data for future applications to provincial and/or national agencies. Funding of up to $50,000 is available for a two-year period.
All applications to WCHRI must align with our relevance criteria in order to be eligible for funding.
- The principal investigator must hold a full-time academic appointment at the University of Alberta
- The principal investigator must be a WCHRI academic member for not less than 1 year prior to application; except new recruits with an academic appointment of less than 1 year at time of application deadline.
- Each principal investigator may submit one application (maximum).
The application close date was March 15, 2019 at 4 p.m.
Applicant information session
WCHRI hosted an application information session on January 30, 2019. Review the presentation slides.
For further information
Contact WCHRI grants administration at email@example.com.