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CIHR Fellowship: Specific Research Areas

Opportunity NameFall 2022 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)
AgencyCanadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
ValueVarious (Up to $60,000/year)
Indirect CostsIneligible
DurationVarious (Up to 5 years)
Application due to FSc RO at for full review09-21-2022
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review09-28-2022
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory review10-03-2022, by 9:00AM
Application due at agency 10-05-2022

The specific objective of the Fellowship Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas) is to offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas and mandates.

Research areas include:


For full eligibility requirements, click here.

How to Apply

York University researchers are reminded that all applications for external research funding, including Letters of Intent, must be reviewed and approved by the Office of Research Services before they are submitted to the granting agency.  For internal approval, the application must be accompanied by a completed ORS Checklist, which requires the Dean’s signature.  Please send the complete application, with the finalized budget and a completed ORS checklist to, five days prior to agency deadline.

ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here.

For specific questions, please contact your FSc Research Officer

Stefanie Bernaudo
Research Officer
(Biology, Physics & Astronomy, Science & Technology Studies)

Phoebe Tsz-Wai Chan
Research Officer
(Chemistry, Mathematics & Statistics)