2016 “Call for Applications” for the AAC Research Awards Program

The Arthritis Alliance of Canada (AAC) will provide seven awards valued at $750 CAD/award in each of the following categories:
1.       Master Student – sponsored by McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health
2.       PhD Student – sponsored by Arthritis Consumer Experts
3.       Post-doctoral Fellow – sponsored by CIHR Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis
4.       Young Faculty Researcher (graduate within the first five years of faculty appointment) – sponsored by CIHR Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis
5.       Knowledge Translation (KT) research – sponsored by Bone and Joint Institute of the University of Western Ontario
6.       Knowledge Translation (KT) practice – sponsored by Janssen Inc.
7.       Patient for active engagement in arthritis research – sponsored byThe Arthritis Society
The details of the AAC Research Awards Program and the accompanying application forms for 1) an Early Career Researcher/Early Career Faculty Memberand 2) a Patient Representative, are enclosed here and available atwww.arthritisalliance.ca.
Key Deadlines:
  • Notice of intent email (applicant name, institution, mentor, and title of research project) to be sent to AAC office: lgazizova@arthritisalliance.ca byWednesday, December 14, 2016 (midnight ET).
  • Full applications received to AAC office: lgazizova@arthritisalliance.ca byTuesday, January 3, 2017 (midnight ET).
  • Decisions to be announced: early March 2017

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