Funding Opportunities

CFN Catalyst 2018 Grant Competition

CFN welcomes proposals for research, knowledge translation or quality improvement studies directly addressing the “top ten” Canadian frailty priorities generated by the Canadian Frailty Priority Setting Partnership.

Offered in collaboration with the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation (NBHRF), this competition will use the results from the Canadian Frailty Priority Setting Partnership to help bring the voices of older Canadians living with frailty into the agenda


Only those projects that submit an Intent to Apply by the due date will be eligible to later submit for consideration a full application package. The Intent to Apply is due by Monday, January 15, 2018 at 5 pm ET to 

Full Application packages must be submitted by Monday, February 26, 2018 at 5 pm ET, using Forum, CFN's online application and reporting system.
For full details on the competition and how to apply, please click here.  



Funding Opportunity: CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship

The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply their research and analytic talents to critical challenges in health care that are being addressed by health system and related organizations (e.g., public, private for-profit, not-for-profit, and Indigenous health organizations that are not universities) outside of the traditional scholarly setting, and to develop professional experience, new skills, and networks. 


Application Deadline April 05, 2018
Anticipated Notice of Decision July 31, 2018
Funding Start Date September 01, 2018


Mitacs Canadian Science Policy Fellowship 

Form mutually beneficial relationships academic researchers in support of policy challenges in Canada and enhance science communication, collaboration, and policy capacity in your government departments and agencies.