New funding for research on aging in NL

Feb 22nd, 2019

Rochelle Baker

New funding for research on aging in NL

About the Awards:

2019 ARC Graduate Fellowships

  •  ARC Master’s Fellowships (up to $18,000); ARC Doctoral Fellowships (up to $24,000)
  •  Awards may be held for up to 12 months upon acceptance of award
  •  Students who have already obtained Tri-Council funding may still receive partial funding

Who can apply for these fellowships?

  • You MUST be a member of ARC 
  • Your supervisor must also be a member of ARC
  •  You must be pursuing a research-based master’s or doctoral degree at Memorial University
  • Your research topic must be relevant to aging
  • You must have, by September 2019, completed all course work and examinations required for your degree

LINK to information and applications for graduate fellowships: 

2019 ARC Research Grants

  • Up to five ARC Research Grants of up to $10,000 each will be awarded to support research on aging
  • Awards may be held for up to 15 months upon acceptance of award

Who can apply for these grants?

The Principal Applicant for a Research Grant: 

MUST be a member of ARC

Must be employed by a post-secondary academic institution or by a health or community services institution in Newfoundland & Labrador

 Must have dedicated time for research

Must hold a Ph.D., a health professional degree, or the terminal degree in your field

LINK to information and applications for Research Grants:

Deadlines and Application Information

 Questions? Contact arc@grenfell.mun.ca or (709) 639-4872

Information Session: Aging Research Centre and 2019 ARC Funding Competition

  • Thursday, March 7, 3:30pm -4:30pm NST
  • Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • 240 Prince Phillip Drive S.J. Carew Building
  • Room EN-2040

Come learn about the newly established Aging Research Centre (ARC) of Memorial University! Dr. Veronica Hutchings (ARC Director) and Dr. Benjamin Zendel (ARC Research Chair) will host an information session to discuss the ARC as well as the upcoming 2019 ARC Research Grants and 2019 ARC Graduate Fellowships programs. All are welcome.

Contact

Newfoundland & Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000