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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.

 

2022 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 Awards:

Academic Award Timeline:
January 1: 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, 2022
July: Award recipients announced
September: Funding awarded
October: Celebrate Research event & awards ceremony

 

The following funding opportunities are available for application submission:

Academic Awards:

 

Non-Academic Awards:

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

 

The following funding opportunities are available for nomination submission:

Non-Academic Awards:

 

Anne & Neil McArthur Research Award

Documentation

Application

 

CARSTAR Automotive Canada Research Innovation Fund

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
$16,000 one-time grant
  • Progress reports at 6 and 12 months, thereafter annually
  • Final report due upon project completion

 

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

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
$10,000 to $25,000 grant per competition year
  • Progress report at 15 months, thereafter annually
  • Final report due upon project completion

   

Constantine Douketis New Researcher Award

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
$10,000 one-time grant
  • Final report due upon project completion

 

St. Joseph's Healthcare Foundation Research Collaboration Grant

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
$50,000 one-time grant
  • Final report due upon project completion, no later than 2 years from start of grant

 

Forensic Psychiatry Research & Innovation Awards

*Funding
Documentation Application
  • Forensic Psychiatry Research Poster Presentation Award ($250)
  • McMaster Psychiatry Resident's Travel Bursary ($500)
  • Forensic Psychiatry Research Award for Trainees ($1000)
  • Forensic Psychiatry Conference Travel Bursary ($1000)
  • SJHH Forensic Psychiatry Program Research Award (internal: $2000; external: $2500)

 

Joe K. Award in Forensic Psychiatry

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
$10,000 one-time grant (to be confirmed)
  • Final report due upon project completion

 

Studentship

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule 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
  • Progress report and renewal application at 12 months
  • Final report due upon completion of the award term

 

Post-Doctoral Fellowship

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
$37,000 per annum up to 2 years
  • Progress report and renewal application at 12 months
  • Final report due upon completion of the award term

  

PAC Interprofessional Research Award

*Funding & Duration Documentation Reporting Schedule Application
Up to $10,000 per award (with max $20,000 per cycle for all PAC awards)
  • Final report due upon completion of the award term or within one year of receipt of funding

 

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.)

  

*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.