Training Award for CCNA-Affiliated Postdoctoral Trainees in BC

New Opportunity – Research Training Award for CCNA-Affiliated Postdoctoral Trainees in BC


This is to let you know about a new opportunity for a postdoctoral training award open to CCNA-affiliated trainees in British Columbia. This represents additional funds only open to BC-based CCNA investigators. The award will be co-funded by the CCNA and the MSFHR and determined on a competitive basis. For this year, it will be limited to one Postdoctoral Researcher working on a CCNA project under the direction of a BC-based CCNA investigator. The duration of the award will be for one year.

This is part of the on-going 2017 MSFHR competition launched this month. To ensure that a submission can be identified for this award, in the full application the trainee must mention that they are CCNA-affiliated and/or their proposal represents a CCNA project.


Please note these important deadlines:

  • Letter of intent deadline: February 6, 2017
  • Full application deadline: March 6, 2017
  • Anticipated start of funding: September 1, 2017


For more information on competition guidelines and application resources, please visit the MSFHR website

If you have any questions about eligibility or the application process, please email the MSFHR at

If you have any questions directed at the Training and Capacity Building Program, please contact us at either or