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CIHR Fellowship

Opportunity NameCIHR Fellowship
AgencyCanadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
ValueUp to $60,000/year
Indirect CostsIneligible
DurationUp 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 objectives of this funding opportunity are:

  • To provide recognition and funding to academic health research trainees;
  • To provide a reliable supply of highly skilled and qualified researchers.


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)