Competition Schedule

DMRF Capital Equipment Grants - TIPS

Due Date ~ Monday, October 23,  2017 (4:00pm)
Grants up to a maximum of $30,000 are normally available.

DMRF Picchione Visiting Scholar Programme - Fall Competition

Due Date ~ Monday, October 23, 2017 (4:00pm)
A maximum of $3,250 to support the costs of a visiting lecturer to the Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine.

DMRF Max Forman Senior Research Prize

Due Date ~ TBA
This prize recognizes excellence in medical research with the aim of promoting and encouraging its pursuit in the Dalhousie Medical School.  The award is open to all senior investigators (> 10 years from first academic appointment) in the Faculty of Medicine.  The prize recipient will receive a cash prize of $10,000.

DMRF Conference Grants

Due Date ~ Monday, February 26, 2018
A maximum of two $5,000 grants or one $10,000 grant to support a conference taking place in the next fiscal year - for the current competition, the conference must be taking place at Dalhousie University sometime between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018.  

DMRF Kathryn A. Weldon Travel Awards

Due Date ~ Monday, February 26, 2018
Six awards of $2,000 for conference travel to make a presentation are available for graduate students in the Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine.

DMRF Dr. J. Donald Hatcher Research Prize

Due Date ~ Monday, March 19, 2018 (4:00pm)
For fourth-year medical students, this $2,000 prize recognizes medical research excellence in work undertaken during undergraduate medical training.

DMRF Picchione Visiting Scholar Programme - Spring Competition

Due Date ~ Monday, March 19, 2018 (4:00pm)
A maximum of $3,250 to support the costs of a visiting lecturer to the Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine.

DMRF Molly Appeal for Medical Research

Due Date ~ TBA 
The Molly Appeal is Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation's annual Maritime-wide public fundraising campaign. The 2017-2018 campaign will support Medical Research (area of research to be announced), with 100% of funds raised through the campaign providing research funding for the chosen research application. This open call invites all members of the Dalhousie Medical Research Community to submit an application proposal for research funding up to a total of $200,000.

Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation / Faculty of Medicine RIM Studentships

Due Date ~ Contact RIM office at rim@dal.ca  
DMRF supports RIM by providing $5,000 stipends for medical students to carry out a research project in the summer after their Med 1 or Med 2 year.