To apply for LKSIoV Research Support & Innovation Grants, the applicant must complete the application form. In addition to the application form, the following is required:
This information may be used and/or released publicly for communication initiatives. Specifically, it may be used to inform our stakeholders (or others), and/or to promote the work of the LKSIoV and its members in the media (i.e.: website, radio, TV, social media, etc.) Please provide a lay title and lay summary of the research proposed in this application. Ensure the language is suitable for a broad/lay audience; do not use scientific or technical language. Successful applicants (i.e.: Principal Investigator) that do not present suitable lay information will be asked by LKSIoV for amendment. Please ensure the lay summary is a maximum half a page.
Please provide the scientific title of the proposed research. Also, provide the scientific abstract (summary) of the work proposed in this application. The summary should be a maximum half a page.
Please detail the relevance of the proposed research to the LKSIoV in a maximum of half a page.
Please provide an outline of your research proposal, including a concise summary of the current state of knowledge relating to the work proposed. The objectives and research plan must be clearly detailed, with the rationale for the methods and approaches addressed. A maximum of three (3) pages may be appended for this section. Page total does not include references. NOTE: An additional two (2) pages may be added for charts, figures, etc.
Knowledge Translation Plan
Please provide a knowledge translation plan that details the expected outcomes and impact of the proposed research. Include a clear statement outlining the plan for outputs/next steps (i.e.: future grant applications, impacts on health policy, commercialization, etc). This section should be maximum half a page.
The budget summary and justification represent the total budget request and cannot exceed $40,000.00 CAD. Applications with a budget request over the $40,000.00 must present with matching funds. Please refer to Financial Support & Expenses section for detailed eligible and ineligible expenses.
Note: Use Budget Template for this section.
Please outline the expenses listed in the budget with a clear justification. The budget justification is limited to a maximum of two (2) pages. Any matching funds must be clearly identified and detailed.
Principal Investigator Summary of Other Funding
Please provide a complete list of currently held or pending grants (including potential submissions) by the Principal Investigator.
In addition, provide the following information for each listed item:
- The status of each award with the corresponding period of support;
- A copy of the summary page of the application;
- A statement on the conceptual and budgetary overlap with this application.
Note: Eligibility to hold LKSIoV Grant funds may be impacted by compliance in funding overlap declaration.
Principal Investigator Curriculum Vitae
Please provide an abbreviated Canadian Common CV, listing your most recent activity for the last five (5) years. If co-investigators are listed on this application, please provide their abbreviated Canadian Common CV as well.
Note: Applications will be considered by the LKSIoV Awards Review Committee. Application adjudication will be based on demonstrated financial need and scientific merit. All awards will be contingent on the availability of funds.