Granting Agents

CIHR

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is the major federal agency responsible for funding health research in Canada. Please click here for information regarding funding opportunities, applications and deadlines.

Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) is the provincial support agency for health research in British Columbia. Please click here for information regarding funding opportunities, applications and deadlines.

Heart and Stroke Foundation

The Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon offers Grant in Aid awards to support the operating costs of BC-based research projects into the causes, prevention, and treatment of heart disease and stroke.  Please click here for information regarding the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada’s Research Programs funding opportunities, applications and deadlines.
 

The National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research. Please click here for information regarding funding opportunities, applications and deadlines.

Other Canadian Agencies

Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC)
Canadian Cancer Society
Canada Foundation for Innovation
Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCEs)
Alzheimer Society
Arthritis Canada
Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada
Association of Universities & Colleges of Canada (Scholarships, etc.)
Asthma Canada
Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society
Canadian Blood Services
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
Canadian Breast Cancer Network
Canadian Cardiovascular Society
Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Canadian Diabetes Association
Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR)
Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research
Canadian Hemophilia Society
Canadian Liver Foundation
Canadian Lung Association
Canadian Mental Health Association
Cancer Research Society
Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences
Crohn's and Colitis Canada
Genetic Aortic Disorders Association Canada
Health Canada
Healthline - Type 2 Diabetes
Huntington Society of Canada
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Canada
Kidney Foundation of Canada
Killam Program of the Canada Council
Leukemia Research Fund of Canada
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
Muscular Dystrophy Association of Canada
Parkinson Foundation of Canada
Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada
Thyroid Foundation of Canada