Research Program Funding Opportunities

The DFCM Research Program has two award opportunities available to faculty members: the Research Travel Fund and the Research Publication Fee Award.

Research Travel Fund

This award is closed. Please check back in Spring 2022 for award eligibility.

Research Publication Fee Award

Purpose

To help support DFCM faculty who have had peer-reviewed research articles accepted for publication.

Award

DFCM will award 50% of a publication acceptance fee up to a maximum of $1500 CAD per publication. An applicant must demonstrate availability of matching funds. Awards are based on availability of funds.

  • Five awards of $1500 CAD are available for peer-reviewed research articles published from January – June (awarded in mid-July)

  • Five awards of $1500 CAD are available for peer-reviewed research articles published from July – December (awarded in mid-January)

Eligibility

All DFCM faculty are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to new investigators (i.e., those who have held faculty appointments that allowed them to apply for grants and/or supervise trainees for a period not exceeding 60 months). The faculty member must be either first author or senior responsible author. A maximum of one award will be granted per person per calendar year (January 1 - December 31).