Funding Opportunities

Dates for funding opportunities are below. Specific program requirements will be updated as opening dates approach. The NSHRF encourages you to visit the specific program pages or contact the program manager for more detailed information about each opportunity. All scheduled dates and opportunities are subject to funding availability.

Please note that application deadlines for all NSHRF GMS funding opportunities is at 2:00 p.m. (AST), unless otherwise noted.

Open Competitions
Upcoming Opportunities

Open Competitions
 

REAL Knowledge Program

Knowledge Sharing Support Award (KSSA)

Program
Funds Available

Application Criteria Available:
October 25, 2016
Application Available in GMS:
November 7, 2016
Deadline: December 7, 2016
Peer Review: February, 2017
Results Available: TBA
Funds Available: March 2017

Manager,
REAL Knowledge Program
    $10,000           

 

Scotia ScholarOM Award*  (Undergraduate)

Contact
Funds Available

Application Criteria Available:
February 24, 2016
Application Available:
April 2016
Deadline: Varies by institution - more info
Peer Review: Conducted at applicant's institution
Funds Available: Varies by institution

Corporate Initiatives
Coordinator

$5,000 per 8
month period
(non-renewable)

 

 

Upcoming Competitions
 

Research Program

Scotia Support Grant

Contact
Funds
Available

Application Criteria Available: TBA 2017        
Application Available in GMS: TBA 2017
Deadline: TBA 2017
Peer Review: TBA 2017
Results Available: TBA 2017
Funds Available: TBA 2017

Manager, Research Programs $25,000 a year
for up
to 2 years

 

Establishment Grant

Contact
Funds Available

Application Criteria Available:
TBA
Application Available in GMS:
TBA                                                               
Deadline:
TBA
Peer Review:
June 7 - 8, 2016 (PSO)
June 12 - 15, 2016 (MED)
Results Available: July 29, 2016
Funds Available: September 1, 2016              

Manager, Research Programs

$50,000 a year
for up
to 3 years

 

Development / Innovative Grant

Contact
Funds Available

Application Criteria Available:
TBA
Application Available in GMS:
TBA
Deadline:
TBA
Peer Review:
June 7 - 8, 2016 (PSO)
June 12 - 15, 2016 (MED)                                
Results Available: July 29, 2016
Funds Available: September 1, 2016

Manager, Research Programs  $15,000
for 1 year

 

Scotia ScholarOM Award* 
(Masters)

Contact
Funds Available

Application Criteria Available:
TBA
Application Available:
TBA
Deadline: Varies by institution - more info
Peer Review: Conducted at applicant's institution
Funds Available: Varies by institution              

Corporate Initiatives
Coordinator
$10,000 per
12 month period
(non-renewable)

 

Scotia ScholarOM Award* 
(PhD)

Contact
Funds Available

Application Criteria Available: TBA
Application Available: TBA
Deadline: Varies by institution - more info
Peer Review: Conducted at applicant's institution
Funds Available: Varies by institution

Corporate Initiatives
Coordinator

$10,000 per
12 month period
(renewable for a
second 12
month period)

 

Research Enterprise Development Initiatives (REDI)

Team Development Award

Contact
Funds Available

Award not available in 2016

Manager, Research Programs $10,000

 

Research Skills Award

Program
Funds Available

Award not available in 2016

Manager, Research Programs $2,000

 

Catalyst Award

Program
Funds Available

Award not available in 2016

Manager, Research Programs $10,000

 

*SCOTIA SCHOLAR is an Official Mark of the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation