Current Research Funding Opportunities
Transforming Health with Integrated Care (THINC) - Implementation Science Teams Grants
The below funding opportunity from Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) may be of interest to some of you. Applications are due November 29, 2022.
THINC Implementation Science Team (IST) Grants
THINC IST Grants focus on improving our understanding of how to implement, evaluate, and spread/scale (share) transformative evidence-informed integrated care policies and interventions towards advancing the Quadruple Aim and health equity (sometimes known as the Quintuple Aim). Incorporating health equity as a fifth aim recognizes the critical importance of ensuring that health system transformation is pursued and realized equitably. The IST Grants are a major component of the THINC research initiative, which is led by CIHR's Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) in collaboration with multiple institutes, initiatives, and partners.
RUH Foundation Research Competition
The 2022-2023 Royal University Hospital (RUH) Foundation Research Grant Application is now available. Please visit the RUH Foundation website for further information.
The deadline to submit applications is December 14, 2022, at 4 p.m. If you have any questions, please contact Mia Cavanagh at 306-655-6521.
2022-2023 Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital Research Grants Launch
Eligibility Check Cut-off: November 10, 2022 - 4:30 p.m. CST
Application Deadline: January 19, 2023 - 4:30 p.m. CST
Funding Start: May 1, 2023
Information Webinar: October 5, 2022 - 2:30 p.m.
Funding Term and Amount: Between $25,000 to $100,000 for a 1 or 2 year term.
Amount requested within this range should be commensurate with the scope of work and justified based on the proposed research and knowledge mobilization activities.
Funding Available: Pattison Children’s has $370,000 available for the 2022-2023 competition.
Eligibility: Applicants must describe how their proposed research fits with one or more of the following research areas in addressing children’s and/or maternal health:
Novel therapeutics (e.g., therapeutic use of cannabinoids); and/or
Remote access and artificial intelligence; and/or
Mental health; and/or
Indigenous health; and/or
Improvements to provincial quality of care; and/or
Improvements to maternal and pediatric care.
Principal Applicants must be based primarily in Saskatchewan with an affiliation at a Saskatchewan institution that allows them to hold funding at an institution where SHRF has an MOU. For a current list of eligible institutions, please see SHRF’s Funding Guide or contact SHRF.
There must be at least one applicant team member based in Saskatchewan fulfilling the following three roles. Each person can only fulfill a single role for eligibility purposes:
Knowledge-User who is a health-care provider
Person with lived experience (i.e., patients and families)
Find full details here on the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation's website.
Program Contact: Chelsea Cunningham
Public Health Agency of Canada
The Public Health Agency of Canada is pleased to share with you the following Open Call for Letters of Intent under the Public Health Measures for COVID-19 Response – Research Funding Opportunity.
The purpose of this call for letters of intent is to fund research that investigates the effectiveness of non-pharmaceutical public health measures implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic. This opportunity is a two-stage process seeking to fund two research projects.
Should you wish to apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “LOI Public Health Measures for COVID-19” to obtain the letter of intent template.
The deadline for submissions is 11:59 am (ET) on October 14, 2022.
Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF) Funding Opportunities
To support collaborative and engaged research for the development and implementation of innovations to address timely Saskatchewan health needs and create a sustainable impact in a focused area.
Two funding opportunities are available under the Solutions Program:
Up to $50,000 for one year
Up to $150,000 for two years
Eligibility Check Cut-Off: September 29, 2022 - 4:30 p.m. CST
Application Deadline: November 14, 2022 - 4:30 p.m. CST
Funding Start Date: March 1, 2023
Information Webinar: Watch Now
2022-23 Solutions Focus Areas
SHRF Solutions Program will be offering three calls this year:
1) SHRF Focus Areas,
2) Partnered Focus Areas, and
The SHRF Focus Areas are open to all applications in any area related to Virtual Care and Addictions. Additional partner opportunities are available as applicable. Applications to the Partnered Focus Areas must meet eligibility as determined by the funding partner.
In partnership with CIHR - Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR). This funding opportunity focuses on improving our understanding of how to implement, evaluate, adapt, and/or spread/scale evidence-informed integrated care policies and interventions that encompass intersectoral collaborations within and/or beyond the formal health-care delivery system in order to advance the Quadruple Aim and health equity.
Funding Amount and Term: $400,000 per year for up to five years
Applications Open: Late July 2022
Application Deadline: November 29, 2022
Funding Start Date: April 1, 2023
Royal University Hospital Foundation
Royal University Hospital (RUH) Foundation is currently taking applications for the 2022 - 2023 Community Mental Health Endowment (CMHE) Grant. The deadline for applications is October 25, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.
CMHE Grants provide funding that help develop new and innovative programming for patients/consumers and their families as well as enhances and/or bridges services provided by SHA, U of S and Community Based Organizations (CBOs). CHME Grants are for pilot projects or programs that have no other funding but have a proven record of impact and do not receive funding from capital or operating budgets.
The current application is available on the RUH Foundation's website.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mia Cavanagh at 306-655-6521 or email email@example.com.
Please note: If you have an existing RUH Foundation Grant and have not completed the project and/or submitted a final report, you are ineligible to apply for further funding.
Applicants/proposals must be Saskatoon based. Only CBOs that have received funding from SHA will be eligible to apply for funding through this grant.