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Implementation Research

Access to the Online Application: https://pccgrants.smartsimple.ca
Registration Deadline: January 15, 2020
Full Application Deadline: April 1, 2020
  The application deadline of April 1 at 5 p.m. EDT remains in place with the following changes:
  • Signature page: you may upload a partially complete signature page by the deadline; submit a completed page as you are able
  • If there are exceptional circumstances that prevent you from meeting this deadline, such as moving all course work to on-line, please contact joanne.reynolds@cancer.ca

Funding Start Date: July 1, 2020

Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC) is offering a limited number of Implementation Research Grants.
For the purposes of this program, Implementation Research is defined as the scientific study of the use of strategies to adopt and integrate evidence-based health interventions into clinical and community settings to improve individual outcomes and benefit population health.

The Implementation Research Grant program will:
  • allow applications from the following areas of prostate cancer research (CIHR Pillars 3 & 4)
    • Health services, including research with the goal of improving the efficiency and effectiveness of health professionals and the health care system, through changes to practice and policy.
    • Population and public health, with the goal of improving the health of the Canadian population, or of defined sub-populations, through a better understanding of the ways in which social, cultural, environmental, occupational and economic factors determine health status.
  • provide a budget of up to $100,000 per project that can be spent in up to two years of funding
  • fund applications that have been evaluated by a rigorous peer-review process that assess:
    • Track record of investigator team
    • Methodology and feasibility of proposed work
    • Potential impact on individuals affected by prostate cancer

Implementation Research grants that are based at institutions in New Brunswick and have met both scientific meritorious and financial cut-off requirements will be co-funded by PCC and the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation.

Links to:
Online application: https://pccgrants.smartsimple.ca   
Program Description (revised March 23, 2020)
Tipsheet and FAQs 


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