External Funding Opportunities

The Gynecologic Cancer Initiative has created a database of external funding opportunities available to researchers. Our team will continue to build and update this database for researchers conducting gynecologic cancer researchers. If you know of an external funding opportunity to add to this database, please email us at info@gynecancerinitiative.ca

Application DeadlineGrant (w/ updated link)OrganizationAmount & Duration
OngoingNew Patient and Family Engagement GrantC+W Partners in Action
$2,500
OngoingAlliance Grants Option 2NSERC
$20,000-$100,000 per year; 1-5 years
OngoingTranslational Research Partnership Program 2Cancer Research Society$750,000 per year; 3 years
TBA (LOI, Full) Impact GrantsCanadian Cancer Society
10/15/2020 (Full)
Fall Project GrantsCIHR
10/16/2020
Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21)NIH
10/30/2020 (Full)
New Investigator GrantsCIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars
$100,000 per year; 2 years
11/06/2020 (Nomination)Killam Accelerator Research FellowshipUniversity of British Columbia
12/01/2020 (Full)
Pilot Study Award - Ovarian CancerMarsha Rivkin
$75,000; 2 years
12/01/2020 (Full)
Scientific Scholar Award - Ovarian CancerMarsha Rivkin
$120,000; 2 years
12/01/2020 (Nomination)FellowRoyal Society of Canada
12/04/2020 (Full)FellowDivision of Gynecologic Oncology Research Award
12/07/2020 (LOI); 02/05/2021 (Full)

Scholar Program
MSFHR
$90,000 per year; 5 years
02/15/2021 (LOI); 05/08/2021 (Full)OVCAN 3Ovarian Cancer Canada
02/28/2021 (Full) Strategic Investment FundUniversity of British Columbia
03/04/2021 (Registration); 04/01/2021 (Full) Project Grant Spring 2021CIHR
Application DeadlineGrant (w/ updated link)OrganizationAmount & Duration
Ongoing
Accelerate ProgrameMitacs
$10,000 per every 4 months; up to 3 years
09/15/2020 (UBC Internal), 10/17/2020 (Full)
Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral ProgramTri-Council
$35,000 per year; 3 years
10/1/2020 (Full)
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship (EOI through institution)CIHR
$70,000 per year; 2years
10/17/2020 (Full)
Canada Graduate Scholarships - Doctoral ProgramTri-Council
$35,000 per year; 3years
10/19/2020 (Full)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship ProgramsNSERC
$45,000 per year; 2 years
11/03/2020 (Full)
Vanier Canada Graduate ScholarshipsVanier CGS

$50,000 per year; 3 years
11/25/2020 (Full)Accelerate Industrial PostdocMitacs Accelerate Internships$55,000 per year; up to 3 years
12/31/2021 (Full)
Health System Impact FellowshipCIHR
12/07/2020 (LOI); 02/05/2021 (Full)
Research Trainee CompetitionMSFHR
$45,000 per year; 3 years