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Research / Research Administration/ Awards & Grants

Awards & Grants

The Research Institute of St. Joe’s Hamilton understands the importance of investing in the future of research by providing funding opportunities for research personnel working at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton.

Provisions on each award are governed by the 015-RSJ-H Award Program and the 002-RSJ-H Researcher Affiliation with Research St. Joseph’s – Hamilton policies as well as the individual award Guidelines. Interested applicants should review these documents in detail prior to committing to submit an application. Applications are reviewed by the Award Review Committee struck by the Scientific Director of the Research Institute, who also has final decision of the awarding of applicants.

 

2021 Research Institute Awards Program

Applications will be accepted through the online portal only. Instructions on using the online portal are available in PDF format here.

Academic Award Timelines:
January 4: Official launch of the competition
January 31: Letter of Intent submission deadline (for Studentship & Post-doctoral fellowship awards only)
March 1: Invitation for Full Application submission (for Studentship & Post-doctoral fellowship awards only)
March 31: Applications for all academic awards due by 11:59pm on March 31, 2021
July: Award recipients announced
September: Funding awarded
October 7: Celebrate Research virtual event & awards ceremony

 

The following funding opportunities are available for application submission:

Academic Awards

 

Non-Academic Award Timelines:

May 1: Official launch of the competition
July 31: Deadline for non-academic award nominations
September: Award recipient announced
October 7: Funding awarded and Celebrate Research virtual event & awards ceremony

The following funding opportunity is available for nomination submission:

Non-Academic Awards

 

External Awards

The following award is administered outside of The Research Institute and has a separate application format and deadline:

  • Professional Advisory Committee (PAC) Interprofessional Research Award available
    • To apply for the PAC award, submit a completed application form to Tiffany Johnston (tjohnsto@stjosham.on.ca) by 4:00pm on May 28, 2021 (extended from April 23)
    • Learn more on the PAC page of MyStJoes (intranet)
    • Note that the deadline has been extended to May 28, 2021. Please ignore the date listed on the Application Form, which was the previous deadline.

 

Anne & Neil McArthur Research Award

Documentation

Application

 

Dr. Ian and Shirley Rowe Research Fund to Explore Innovative Ways of Managing Psychosis in the Community

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reports Application
$10,000 to $25,000 grant per competition year

   

Constantine Douketis New Researcher Award

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reports Application
$10,000 one-time grant

 

St. Joseph's Healthcare Foundation Research Collaboration Grant

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reports Application
$50,000 one-time grant

 

Forensic Psychiatry Research & Innovation Awards

*Funding
Documentation Application
  • Forensic Psychiatry Research Award for Trainees: $1000

  • St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton Forensic Psychiatry Program Research Awards: $2000 (Internal Applicants are Eligible Only) & $2000 (Internal and External Applicants Meeting Criteria are Eligible)

 

Studentship

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reports Application
$18,000 per annum up to 2 years for Students enrolled in a MSc program; up to 3 years for Students enrolled in a PhD program

 

Post-Doctoral Fellowship

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reports Application
$37,000 per annum up to 2 years

  

Research Staff Recognition Award

*Funding and Duration Documentation Nomination
$500 one-time award To nominate a candidate, submit a nomination letter using the online awards application portal. (Paper copies will not be accepted.)

  

NEW: Joe K. Award in Forensic Psychiatry

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reports Application
$10,000 one-time grant

*Type of awards and value for any given year's award program will vary as they are dependent upon funding availability, and all are governed by the award program policy and guidelines.