Investigator Awards

 

The Investigator Awards promote excellence and build health research capacity through peer-reviewed salary support awards for clinician-scientist investigators.

Purpose

The purpose of this competition is to promote excellence and build health research capacity through peer-reviewed salary support awards for clinician scientist investigators located at VGH, UBC Hospital, Richmond Hospital and G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre.

These awards are aimed at clinician-scientists located at VGH, VCH-Community, UBC Hospital, Richmond Hospital or GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre, who want to reduce their clinical practice commitments in order to continue developing their research careers as independent investigators.

FUNDING PARTNERS

This competition is supported by VCH Research Institute, Richmond Hospital Foundation and the VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation. Funding is contingent on lottery proceeds and/or best efforts fundraising.

ELIGIBILITY

There are two categories of Investigator Awards: Mentored Clinician Scientist and Clinician Scientist.

Please see the Investigator Award Guidelines for detailed eligibility requirements.

Deadlines

Registration is mandatory for this competition. 

Complete applications must be received at education.award@vch.ca by the time specified or they will not be accepted.

Forms and Guidelines