Funding Alert, 2018-2019 CIHR Project and Foundation Grant Competitions

On July 11, 2018, CIHR announced the launch of the 2018-2019 Foundation Grant and Project Grant competitions.

  • The 2018-2019 Foundation Grant Program is designed to contribute to a sustainable foundation of new and established health research leaders, by providing long-term support for the pursuit of innovative and high-impact research programs.
Key Deadlines
Aug 15: Registration* 
Sep 19: Stage 1 (SFU internal deadline Sep 14)
Feb 6: Stage 2 (SFU internal deadline Feb 1)
  • The Fall 2018-Spring 2019 Project Grant Program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes.
Key Deadlines
Aug 15: Fall Registration* 
Sep 12: Fall Application (SFU internal deadline Sep 7)
Feb 6: Spring Registration *
Mar 6: Spring Application (SFU internal deadline Mar 1)


SFU instructions

*At Registration, please notify of your intention to apply. No SFU signature sheet is required
For Foundation Stage 1 and Stage 2 applications, and Project Grant Fall/Spring Applications, SFU signature sheet is due in Research Services, and application must be in "submit mode",  by SFU internal deadline.