Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

Health Policy Fellowship: Postdoctoral Award

Value: varies, depending on windows of eligibility

The MSFHR Health Policy Fellowship provides highly qualified candidates at the post-doctoral level with a unique training opportunity to learn about and participate in the health policy-making process at the provincial government or health authority level
. Information can be found on the MSFHR website located at 
http://www.msfhr.org/funding 

Application process and internal deadlines: 

  • This funding opportunity uses MSFHR's ApplyNet System
  • All interested applicants must complete a Letter of intent deadline by (TBD)
  • Applicants must submit their full application on the MSFHR ApplyNet system by (TBD) 
  • The Graduate Studies Awards Manager will approve all eligible applications on ApplyNet on (TBD) 

Trainee Program: Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

Value: varies, depending on windows of eligibility

The foundation funds highly qualified post graduates to prepare for careers in health research as independent investigators in biomedical research, clinical research, research respecting health systems and health services, research on societal, cultural and environmental influences on health and the health of populations. Information can be found on the MSFHR website located at http://www.msfhr.org/funding 

Application process and internal deadlines: 

  • This funding opportunity uses MSFHR's ApplyNet System
  • All interested applicants must complete a Letter of intent deadline by (TBD)
  • Applicants must submit their full application on the MSFHR ApplyNet system by (TBD)
  • The Graduate Studies Awards Manager will approve all eligible applications on ApplyNet on  TBD

MSFHR Program: Reach Awards

Each award (valued at up to $10,000) will help teams of health researchers and research users collaboratively plan and implement dissemination activities, adapting messages and mode of delivery in order to reach audiences who can directly use the knowledge.

Information can be found on the MSFHR website located at http://www.msfhr.org/funding 

  • Please have your application in "submit" mode by 9:30AM on 12 MAY 2017 for ORS to review. Please also submit an SFU Signature Sheet to ORS by this deadline. If your application is not in "submit" mode (or your SFU Signature Sheet has not been received) by this deadline, ORS will not be able to complete a review of your application prior to submission. Your application must be in submit mode on the MSFHR website in order for ORS to submit your application on the MSFHR portal
  • The MSFHR Reach Awards provide funding to support the dissemination and uptake of research evidence to inform and improve further research, practice and policy-making. Each award will help teams of health researchers and research users collaboratively plan and implement dissemination activities, adapting messages and mode of delivery in order to reach audiences who can directly use the knowledge.
  • Find more information here.