Workshops

The Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences) holds numerous workshops yearly to assist applicants in preparing their CIHR applications. The workshops provide information on all aspects of grant writing, including grantsmanship, insights into the application process, and budget development.

For videos and Powerpoints of our archived workshops, please see our resources page.

Upcoming Workshops:

Response to Reviewers Section & Key Issues to Consider with Project Application Resubmissions

Dr. Gary Lopaschuk (Member; Diabetes, Obesity, Lipid & Lipoprotein Disorders) will share his thoughts on preparing the response to reviewers section and key issues to consider for submissions.

Time & Date: 2:00 pm – 3:20 pm on 13 July 2018
Location: 1-040 Li Ka Shing (Oborowsky Degner Seminar Hall)

Q&A with Spring 2018 CIHR Project Peer Reviewers

Join us to hear from Dr. Sarah Hughes (Member, Developmental Biology, Fall 2017; and Member, Cell Physiology, Spring 2018) and Dr. Rhonda Rosychuk (Scientific Office, Public, Community & Population Health; Spring 2018). They will share their insights regarding the Project grant peer review process. There will be significant time for questions.

Time & Date: 2:00 pm – 3:20 pm on 19 July 2018
Location: 1-040 Li Ka Shing (Oborowsky Degner Seminar Hall)

Tips for the Most Significant Contributions Section of your Project Application

Dr. Neesh Pannu and Dr. Richard Lehner will share their suggestions for completing the Most Significant Contributions section, both from their experience as funded applicants and as CIHR reviewers. Kathleen Ismond will also speak from her extensive experience as a grant writer/editor.

Time & Date: 2:00 pm – 3:20 pm on 23 July 2018
Location: 1-040 Li Ka Shing (Oborowsky Degner Seminar Hall)