Past Training Funding Opportunities

Health System Impact Fellowship

On behalf of CIHR, it is with great excitement that we share the announcement for the NEW Health System Impact Fellowship. Please see here for more information and funding opportunity details.

Deadline for Applications: Tues. May 9, 2017

Vascular Network Scholar Awards

These salary-matching awards are intended for graduate (Master’s and PhD) and post-doctoral students as well as medical residents and fellows who want to work in an area related to vascular health and the priorities of the Vascular Network. These awards are intended as prestigious scholarship awards for outstanding young researchers in the area of vascular health. Students are encouraged to apply even if they have also been named as a trainee within a separate Vascular Network grant application.

Note:  For the CVN-Bayer Research Fellowship the candidate must be Canadian physician-researcher with an academic interest in Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) in their final year of training and/or in the first five years of their first staff appointment.

The Vascular Network Scholar awards are generously supported by Hypertension Canada. It is a core component of our Capacity Generation and Training initiative.

1) CVN Scholar Award
Posting: CVN – Scholar Award Posting 2016_FINAL
Application form: CVN_Scholar Award Application Form_FINAL

2) CVN-Hypertension Canada Scholar Award
Posting: CVN_HC – Scholar Award Posting 2016_FINAL
Application form: CVN_HC_Scholar Award Application Form_FINAL

3) CVN-Bayer Research Fellowship
Posting: CVN-Bayer_Fellowship Posting 2016_FINAL
Application form: CVN_Bayer_Fellowship Application Form_FINAL


Deadline for all Vascular Network Scholar Awards: Friday, April 1, 2016

Please contact for more information.

International Opportunity

Career Opportunities at the British Heart Foundation’s Centre of Excellence in Glasgow.

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) Centres of Research Excellence in Glasgow was started in 2014 as part of a larger Centres of Research Excellence initiative at top universities in the UK. The scheme aims to secure the UK’s future as a world-leading force in heart research, attracting the best minds in the field and forging pioneering partnerships between scientists from different disciplines. Each Centre aims to jump start innovative research projects, train young doctors and scientists, and foster pioneering research partnerships between heart scientists and other specialists such as engineers and mathematicians.

The BHF Centre of Research Excellence is currently advertising the following vacancies:

  1. Professor/Reader
  2. Senior Lecturer/Lecturer

Closing date: Nov. 30, 2015

Please follow the link provided for further information on this opportunity.

Professor and Senior Lecturer posts Glasgow Uni_nov302015