Team Grant : Transnational Cardiovascular Research Projects

CIHR and European funding partners are releasing the fourth transnational call (JTC2019) to promote the co-operation and interchange between Early Career Scientists in Canada and partner European countries, with the goal to enable international collaboration and establishment of new consortia in cardiovascular disease (CVD) research.

This opportunity is for applications that are complementary and contain novel, ambitious ideas to answer key questions or lead to a step-wise change in understanding of CVD topics.The research proposals should demonstrate clear added value of collaboration.

Areas of interest: hypertensive, ischaemic, pulmonary heart diseases and diseases of pulmonary circulation, other forms of heart disease, diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries and congenital malformations of cardiac chambers and connections and cardiac septa (analogues to ICD-10).

Eligibility: The Nominated Principal Applicant must be an Investigator (early career) within 0 and 60 months of first appointment at an eligible institution at the time of application, and have been awarded their first doctoral degree at least 3 and up to 10 years prior to the pre-proposal submission deadline.


Pre-proposal Deadline is April 29, 2019, 17:00 CET (only need to submit to JTC2019)
Full application Deadline is April 29, 2019, 17:00 CET (submit applications to BOTH ResearchNet and to JTC2019)

Note the deadline for submission of this application is the same as the Full Proposal deadline to the Joint Transnational Call.


“SFU Signature Sheet and copy of full application due to ORS no later than 3 business days before agency deadline”

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