Research Funding for All Biochemistry Faculty

In addition to the opportunities listed below, see Research Funding for New Faculty.

External Funding

Internal Funding

- Western

Research Funding

  • Western Strategic Support for CIHR Success - Seed and Accelerator Grants
  • Western Strategic Support for NSERC Success - Seed and Accelerator Grants
  • Small Grant Funding
  • Alzheimer Foundation London and Middlesex (AFLM) Premier Research Grant
  • BrainsCAN Opportunities
  • Western Innovation Fund (WIF)
  • Visiting University Scholars Program
  • New International Research Networks Award

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Sponsored Awards

  • Megan J. Davey Opportunity Fund
  • Hellmuth Prize
  • Petro-Canada Young Innovator Awards
  • Distinguished University Professorship (DUP)

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- Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Operating Support for Core Facilities Grant

  • Provides support for operations of core research and education facilities that serve Schulich faculty and students/trainees
  • Funds may be requested for 1-3 years
  • Amount: no limit, but dependent on available funds
  • Forms available through School's Research Office

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Collaborative Research Seed Grants (CRSG)

  • for new collaborations between basic and clinical researchers
  • for existing collaborations between basic and clinical researchers to further enhance or expand their research program
  • for faculty members from different disciplines/departments to collaborate in a new area of research or to approach a problem in an innovative way
  • Deadline: December

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Faculty Development Mini-Fellowships

  • Career development grants for Schulich faculty
  • Up to $5000
  • Deadlines: spring, fall

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- Associated Institutes

London Regional Cancer Program (LRCP) - Catalyst Grants for Translational Cancer Research

  • Enhance translational cancer research in London
  • Targeted funds for specific types of cancer research
  • Applicants must be primary or cross-appointees to Western's Dept. of Oncology
  • Co-applicants do not have to be appointed to Dept. of Oncology
  • Supports new research ideas with potential to attract external, peer-reviewed funding or private sector funding (other research types also eligible)
  • Deadlines: spring, fall

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