AGE-WELL Co-funded Awards

AGE-WELL has partnered with a number of community, industry, and post-secondary groups to further expand our collective impact and to build capacity among Canada’s young researchers.

Applicants are asked to review eligibility and program information for each of the co-funded awards below and to indicate their interest in having their application also considered for a specific co-funded award. Unless otherwise indicated, eligibility, admission criteria, and required documents for AGE-WELL Co-funded Awards align with that of the AGE-WELL Awards.

 AGE-WELL-MIRA Awards

AGE-WELL and the McMaster Institute for Research on Aging aim to support a greater number of salary awards to outstanding graduate students enrolled at McMaster University who wish to commence, pursue or sustain their research training in technology and aging.

Funding for all awards runs from September 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020.

We expect to offer the following awards in this 2019 call:

  • Master’s level award at $15,000
  • PhD level award at $36,000
  • Postdoctoral award at $100,000

Funding will commence on 1 September 2019 and will end on March 31, 2020. Funding is non-renewable. This award is subject to the training and reporting requirements of the AGE-WELL Awards.

 AGE-WELL-NBHRF Awards

AGE-WELL NCE and the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation (NBHRF) are pleased to open the call for the 2018 AGE-WELL-NBHRF Funding Program.  Applicants must be based at a New Brunswick institution.

 We expect to offer the following awards in this 2019 call:

  • Master’s level award at $17,500
  • PhD level award at $25,000 per year
  • Postdoctoral level award (PhD) at $40,000
  • Postdoctoral level award (MD or Pharm. D) at $56,500

Funding will commence on 1 September 2019 and will end on March 31, 2020. Funding is non-renewable. AGE-WELL and NBHRF will individually administer their portion of the award funds. This award is subject to the training and reporting requirements of the AGE-WELL Awards.

 

*Please note that this application process will not be forum-based. Applications can be emailed to training@agewell-nce.ca