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SPOR Rewarding Success Initiative

Next expected deadline: CIHR Deadline November 21, 2017 (Phase 1)

Value & Term: Phase 1: Up to $2,500; Phase 2: up to $100,000; Phase 3 - see CIHR Rewarding Success Homepage. Identification of matching funds not required for the Idea Brief (Phase 1).

To change the paradigm of how successful innovative implementation research is rewarded, CIHR has designed the SPOR Rewarding Success Initiative that will incentivize multidisciplinary research teams and their partners to enhance value-based care, health system sustainability, and health outcomes.

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2017 CIHR SPOR Innovative Clinical Trial Multi-Year Grant

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Operating grants of up to $1.5 million each over four years are available from CIHR through the Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) to build capacity in innovative clinical trials:

To build capacity for Innovative Clinical Trial (iCT) research in Alberta through CIHR’s SPOR Innovative Clinical Trial Multi-Year Grant.

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CLPNA – Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: $5,000 (minimum) to $25,000 (maximum) for 1 year

Supports research and integrated knowledge translation (iKT) projects that focus on LPN practice, utilization, and the quality of nursing care provided by LPNs in the Alberta.

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2017 Large Scale Applied Research Project Competition in Genomics and Precision Health

Next expected deadline: TBD Based on Genome Alberta Pre-application Competition Results

Value & Term: $20,000 maximum is available to each Alberta-led team invited to submit a full application by Genome Canada

This support is to assist Alberta teams to be more competitive in the upcoming full application competition.

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Investigating the Health Effects of the Alberta Wildfires

Next expected deadline: This program is now closed to entry.

Value & Term: $250,000/year for a maximum of two years

This grant is to support research that works to minimize the health impacts that the provincial wildfires and subsequent evacuations have had on Albertans

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AI Health Research New Investigator Award

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Up to a maximum of $1,000,000 over 5 years with the possibility of a 2 year maximum extension.

Supports recruitment of outstanding individual junior researchers in key priority areas of health research.

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2015 SPOR Networks in Chronic Disease Funding Opportunity

Next expected deadline: This program is now closed to entry.

Value & Term: AIHS has allocated an envelope towards the support of the 2015 SPOR Networks in Chronic Disease Funding Opportunity

To foster and support successful networks with Alberta-based activities funded through CIHR’s SPOR Networks in Chronic Disease 2015 Funding Opportunity.

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Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE)

Next expected deadline: Open Call

Value & Term: 50% total project costs up to $150,000 per project; maximum of 18 months.

The AICE program provides the health system with a lever to generate evidence required to support adoption of new technologies developed by small-medium sized enterprise (SME) innovators.

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Community Engagement and Conference Grant

Next expected deadline: This program is now closed to entry.

Value & Term:

Supports collaboration and networking in the area of health research and innovation.

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PRIHS: 2018/2019

Next expected deadline: Tentatively scheduled for 2018.

Value & Term:

Funds strategic clinical networks to develop and implement evidence-informed solutions to improve patient care and value for money in Alberta's health system.

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CRIO – Cancer Prevention Research Opportunity (CPRO)

Next expected deadline: TBA

Value & Term: Maximum of 5 years. Funding level will vary depending upon research scope and amount applied for (Level 1, 2 or 3):

Supports a collaborative group to focus on research in cancer prevention and screening.

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Alberta/Novartis Translational Research Fund

Next expected deadline: TBA

Value & Term: Up to a maximum of $100,000 per year, for up to 3 years.

A multi-sector partnership that supports researchers to catalyze the development of innovations in health that support the interests and priorities of Alberta, Novartis and their partners.

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Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities (CRIO) – Population Resiliency

Next expected deadline: This program is now closed to entry.

Value & Term: Will vary depending upon the level of research being applied for (Project, Program or Team).

Supports a collaborative group to focus on either (or both) of two areas of population resiliency: aboriginal populations and child and youth.

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Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities (CRIO) – Team

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Up to $1,000,000 per year for up to 5 years

Funds a large, interdisciplinary team working on complex health issues of interest involving many stakeholders.

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Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities (CRIO) – Program

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Up to $500,000 per year for 5 years.

Supports a collaborative group to work on a complex program of interdisciplinary research.

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Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities (CRIO) – Project

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Up to $250,000 per year for up to 3 years

Enables small number of collaborators to complete a defined health research project.

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Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities (CRIO) – Project – Cancer

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Up to $250,000 per year for up to 3 years

Allows a small group of collaborators (minimum three) to submit applications for funding in areas of cancer research across the cancer continuum, from causes and prevention to treatment and care.

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Alberta/Pfizer Translational Research Fund

Next expected deadline: TBD

Value & Term: Up to $200,000 for up to a maximum of 18 months

A multi-sector partnership that supports researchers who focus on the development of innovations into health products.

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Independent Investigator Awards

Next expected deadline: This program is now closed to entry.

Value & Term: Set amounts according to award categories; up to 7 years.

Now closed. Funding committed to individuals who were awarded funding before program was closed to new entry in 2010.

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