Program for Research and Innovation in Primary Care and Medical Education (PRIME) Grant

The PRIME Grant supports Department of Family Medicine faculty members to undertake a scholarly or research project with access to an experienced research team, including guidance from a research advisor, support from a research assistant and mentoring from an experienced primary care investigator and medical educator.

The grant provides up to $20,000 per project in support of research and innovation in primary care and medical education. The deadline for Letters of Intent is November 1.

To apply, please refer to our information package and letter of intent form.

Have Questions? Our video will help! How to Apply for the PRIME Grant

Other Funding Opportunities




American Physics Society (APS) Prizes and Awards (various) See website Various
American Mathematical Society (AMS) Prizes and Awards (various) See website Various
American Association for Cancer Research Awards (various) See website Various
The Institution of Engineering and Technology Innovation Awards 15 categories to celebrate new innovations. 7 July 2017
Award of Merit – Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (Ontario) Recognizes Chinese Canadians with outstanding professional achievements; $2500. 31 July 217
Materials Research Society Awards (various) See website 1 August 2017
American Nuclear Society Fellowship Recognizes outstanding accomplishments by ANS members. 1 August 2017
John Tyndall Award - IEEE Photonics Society Recognizes outstanding contributions in optical-fiber technology. 10 August 2017
NSERC Prizes for Science Promotion Recognizes people and groups who are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public; $10,000 for individuals, $25,000 for groups 1 September 2017
Order of Ottawa Recognizes Ottawa residents whose extraordinary work and commitment have helped make our city a better place to live. 8 September 2017
Sloan Research Fellowship (for early-mid career researchers) Recognized tenure-track faculty members whose most recent PhD was awarded on or after September 1, 2011; $60,000 for 2017 fellows, $65,000 for 2018 fellows. 15 September 2017
International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) Fellowship Recognizes significant contributions of SPIE members. 15 September 2017
American Diabetes Association National Scientific and Healthcare Achievement Awards (various) See website 15 September 2017
Foreign Membership - The Royal Society Recognizes substantial contributions to the scientific community. 30 September 2017
Canada Gairdner Awards Recognizes outstanding scientists in medicine, biomedicine and medical science; Seven awards of $100,000. 1 October 2017
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Council Award Honours outstanding Ontario physicians who have demonstrated excellence and come closest to meeting society’s vision of an “ideal physician”. 2 October 2017
National Humanities Center Fellowships Offers up to 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities; Amounts awarded are individually determined 18 October 2017


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