External funding opportunities
For information about external funding opportunities, please visit the following websites:

Tri-Council Agencies/Government

Manitoba Funding

Research Manitoba

Aging Related Organizations

Riverview Health Centre—Applications due February 19, 2016

In recognition of the role of research in enhancing the quality of life of older adults and people with chronic or terminal illnesses, Riverview Health Centre is once again sponsoring a research competition.

Download full details on the competition

Download Riverview research grant application (fillable PDF)

Total funding of up to $15,000 is available to support projects that deal with significant issues facing the elderly, chronically ill, terminally ill, or those requiring rehabilitation.

  • More than one project may be funded in this competition.
  • All studies must be conducted at Riverview Health Centre.


To promote collaboration between the clinical practice and academic communities, project teams must consist of at least one university-based researcher and one Riverview Health Centre staff member. Interdisciplinary projects are encouraged.  Please note that graduate student and post-medical school resident/fellow research projects are eligible for this funding.