Trainee Funding Opportunities

There are a number of different funding opportunities are available. Some opportunities are listed below but you are encouraged to also speak with your research institutes for more opportunities. 


Alex R. Cummings Trainee Travel Award

Funds Available: A maximum of $1000 

Application Deadline: Applications must be received 4 weeks prior to conference travel and will be adjudicated four times per year (April, July, Sept, Dec). Note: for spring 2022 conferences, applications for April conference travel will be considered even if the conference is closer than 4 weeks. Funds Available: A maximum of $1,000

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Charbonneau Institute Director's Award

Funds Available: $2,000

Application Deadline: January 15, 2023

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Postdoctoral Scholar Recruitment

Funds Available: $50,000

Application Deadline: October 31st 

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Howard Research Publication Award

Funds Available: TBD based on how many recipients are eligible for the award

Application Deadline: January 15, 2023

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Catherine Joan Mills Graduate Scholarship

Funds Available: $2000

Application Process: Please apply using the GAC application found in your Student Centre.

Application Deadlines: GAC application deadline is January 9, 2023 and the 
GAC Harmonized Award attachment deadline is February 15, 2023

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J. Gregory Cairncross Graduate Scholarship

Funds Available: $1000

Application Process: Please apply using the GAC application found in your Student Centre.

Application Deadlines: GAC application deadline is January 9, 2023 and the 
GAC Harmonized Award attachment deadline is February 15, 2023

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Charbonneau Cancer Institute Graduate Scholarship

Funds Available: $15,000  Number of Awards: 5

Application Process: Please apply using the GAC application found in your Student Centre.

Application Deadlines: GAC application deadline is January 9, 2023 and the 
GAC Harmonized Award attachment deadline is February 15, 2023

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Lisa Shea Trainee Travel Award in Brain Cancer Research

Funds Available: $3,000

Application Deadlines: March 31st and September 30th

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