Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Support Patient Oriented Research Grants Program

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Resident and
Non-Resident Researchers for Patient-Oriented Research

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Memorial University, Newfoundland & Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research

Deadline Date:

01/31/16

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants of up to $75,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador researchers across the jurisdiction and nonresident researchers (focusing on Newfoundland and Labrador) to conduct patient-oriented research with a focus on applied health research and patient data. Applicants wishing to address research priorities should call their respective regional health authorities.

NL SUPPORT has a mandate to support applied health research and training in the province, both directly through the allocation of grants and funding for trainees, and indirectly by attracting funding from external granting agencies.

This program is aimed primarily at research activity initiated by investigators resident in Newfoundland and Labrador, though non-resident researchers may apply if their proposed projects include patient-oriented research with a focus on Newfoundland and Labrador.

Partnership with co-investigators based elsewhere is also encouraged and supported, particularly partnerships among SPOR disease-focused Networks and other jurisdictional SUPPORT Units.

The provincial Regional Health Authorities have identified the following research priorities for the healthcare system:

- Early recovery after surgery – Eastern Health
- Test ordering patterns for Diagnostic Imaging – Eastern Health
- Appropriateness of choice of surgical procedure, was the least invasive method employed?- Eastern Health
- Bonavista Peninsula primary health care redesign evaluation – Eastern Health
- Information management system for diabetes for Labrador-Grenfell Health
- Information management system to enhance response in cases of suicidal risk in Labrador- Grenfell Health
- Tracking system for management of TB in Labrador–Grenfell Health

However, this Grants Competition is open to any and all patient-oriented research projects, no matter the field or focus. Applicants are not required to address one or more of the above in their proposals, though such projects may be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167024

Number of Grants:

Up to four.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $75,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

This program is aimed primarily at research activity initiated by investigators resident in Newfoundland and Labrador, though non-resident researchers may apply if their proposed projects include patient-oriented research with a focus on Newfoundland and Labrador. Partnership with co-investigators based elsewhere is also encouraged and supported, particularly partnerships among SPOR disease-focused Networks and other jurisdictional SUPPORT Units.

Pre-Application Information:

Applicants who do wish to address the research priorities are strongly encouraged to communicate with individuals in the respective Regional Health Authorities.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Newfoundland and Labrador Support for People and Patient-Oriented Research and Trials Unit
Craig L. Dobbin
Genetics Research Centre, Suite 3M114
Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University
St. John’s, NL | A1B 3V6
Website: www.nlsupport.ca

For NL SUPPORT Policy, Additional Information:
Dr. Brendan Barrett, Scientific Lead
Phone: (709) 864-6660
Email: bbarrett@mun.ca

OR

Catherine Street, NL SUPPORT Director
Phone: (709) 864-6432
Email: catherine.street@med.mun.ca

For Eligibility Criteria and Guidelines, Application Forms, General Inquiries, and Technical Assistance:
Dale Humphries, Research Officer
Phone: (709) 864-6277
Email: dale.humphries@med.mun.ca

Regional Health Authorities:

- Early recovery after surgery:
Joan Bursey
joan.bursey@easternhealth.ca

- Test ordering patterns for Diagnostic Imaging:
Katherine Chubbs
katherine.chubbs@easternhealth.ca

- Appropriateness of choice of surgical procedure:
Debbie Walsh
debbie.walsh@easternhealth.ca

- Bonavista Peninsula primary health care redesign evaluation:
Reece Bearnes
reece.bearnes@easternhealth.ca

- Labrador- Grenfell Health projects:
Donnie Sampson
donnie.sampson@lghealth.ca
(709) 897-2273

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

Canada: Newfoundland and Labrador;

Suggested Grants:

Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Cult...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales

GrantWatch ID#: 123735

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Independent Filmmakers for Feature-Length Films

Deadline 02/08/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for feature-length film projects. Funding is intended to support projects at any production phase from development through post-production. Priority will be given to applications from early career and emerg

GrantWatch ID#: 127055

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Psychologist for Child Psychology Rese...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast

GrantWatch ID#: 132694

Grants to Canadian Registered Charities and Individuals for Outdoor Safety Education

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Canadian registered charities and individuals to promote outdoor safety. Funding may be used to train and educate youth and outdoor leaders on risk avoidance, and to provide activities to facilitate communication among youth, leaders, and paren

GrantWatch ID#: 139039

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Studies in Reproductive Biology

Deadline 01/15/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research on reproductive biology in mammals and its relation to fertility regulation. Eligible expenses include fringes, institutional overhead, and stipends. Funding is intended to support early-career resea

GrantWatch ID#: 139420

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International IHEs for Research Studies on Fragile X Syndrome

Deadline 02/01/21

Fellowships of $45,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit educational institutions for postdoctoral research programs on Fragile X syndrome. A letter of intent is required prior to submitting a full proposal. The program aims to advance studies that se

GrantWatch ID#: 139422

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD, Postdoctoral, and MD Researchers for Canc...

Deadline 02/01/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD, MD, and postdoctoral researchers working in a USA lab for cancer research projects. Emphasis is placed on projects addressing causes and/or treatment. Funding is intended to support young promising scientists at a criti

GrantWatch ID#: 139428

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows for Rese...

Deadline 03/05/21 LOI Date: 01/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and postdoctoral fellows for assistance in establishing careers as investigators in the field of neurofibromatosis. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Grant recipients will receive two

GrantWatch ID#: 139429