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Internal Funding and Awards

Junior Faculty Funds

Junior Faculty Funds are available to provide junior faculty with grants to support research projects.

Deadline: November 5.

Minor Research Grants

Minor research grants are available to assist faculty in conducting research projects that do not require or are not eligible for major resources.

Deadlines: May 1, November 5.

Conference Travel Fund

Conference travel funds are awarded to full-time faculty members (includes CLA) and senior scholars to offset the cost of travel to conferences. Only YUFA members whose home faculty is the Faculty of Health are eligible to apply.

Deadlines: May 1, October 1, and February 1 (If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or statutory holiday, applications will be accepted on the next working day).

Collaborative and/or Community-based Research Seed Grant

The Collaborative and/or Community-based Research Seed Grant is available to support small teams of researchers in the initial stages of their research collaborations and to provide small teams with funding support that will assist them in producing co-publication and obtaining external research funds.

Deadlines: October 1, March 1.

Peer Review Incentive Grants

The Peer Review Incentive Grants are small grants to encourage engagement in the Faculty of Health internal peer review process.

Deadline: rolling

Tri-Council Bridge Funding

Tri-Council Bridge Funding is available to faculty members who score highly on an application to a regular Tri-Council competition, but who are unsuccessful.

Faculty of Health Dean's Awards

The Dean's Awards recognize the excellence of individual faculty members in achieving our Mission of providing an innovative and supportive environment for learning, teaching and discovery. Each year three awards are given in three respective categories: Teaching, Research, and Service. In alternating years, these three awards will be given to either Early Career or Established Career faculty.

Deadline: Each year a call for nominations will be sent out to each school/department.