Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

Note:  Completed application and FAAF form must be submitted to ORS according to the ORS deadline.  If no ORS deadline identified, submit the completed application and FAAF two weeks prior to Agency deadline for major competitions.  This allows ORS time to review and sign the application prior to submission.

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Room 97, 160 Elgin Street
Address Locator: 4809A
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0W9

What's New

College of Reviewers

Reforms of CIHR Open Suite of Programs and Peer Review  


    Foundation Scheme Live Pilots 

    Questions and Answers 

    Fact Sheets

CIHR Signature Initiatives – pan-CIHR Initiatives to provide greater focus where health research could make a difference and produce measurable results.

CIHR Strategy for Patient Oriented Research (SPOR)

CIHR Grant Writing and Other Resources:   

CIHR Grant Writing Resources

Workshops & Presentations:

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For more information on CIHR funding opportunities or if you are planning to apply to a CIHR funding opportunity, contact:

Kerrie Hayes
Director of Research Contracts
(204) 474-9373 



CIHR University Delegate – Dr. Yvonne Myal

CIHR Publications

CIHR Policies

CIHR Funding Opportunities and Deadlines

CIHR Funding Decisions 

Canadian Common CV Updates

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