McMaster University

Michael G. DeGroote
Institute for Pain Research
and Care

Scope of Search

John Kelton, Michael G. DeGroote and Akbar Panju outside of MDCL

Awards

 

Pain Fellowships

  • Deadline to apply: January 2, 2019

    Funding available: 2 awards of $60,000 per year

    These fellowships aim to encourage and support pain research training and provide salary support to individuals with an exceptional background and an interest in a career path related to pain. Successful candidates of these awards will have the opportunity to work with faculty who are conducting innovative research and are considered among the best in their field.  For more details, click here.

 


 

Graduate Studentships

  • Deadline to apply: January 2, 2019

    Funding available: 3 awards of $20,000 per year

    The awards are designed for candidates who have an exemplary academic record and are interested in pain research within the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Pain Research and Care (IPRC).   This program is funded by an endowment through the generosity of Mr. Michael G. DeGroote.  For more details, click here.

 


 

Seed Grants

  • Deadline to apply: January 2, 2019

    Funding available: 3 awards of $30,000 per year

    The Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Pain Research and Care Seed Grants will provide principal investigators with an opportunity to apply for funds to pursue leading-edge research in pain, following the model of using persistent post-surgical pain to understand chronic pain. The objective is that it will lead to and support grant applications for other major external funding competitions.  For more details, click here.

 


 

Catalyst Grant

  • Deadline to apply: January 2, 2019

    Funding available: one grant funded up to $60,000

    MIRA and the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Pain Research and Care (IPRC) will co-fund a catalyst grant supporting a project that stimulates new collaborations and allows the collection of preliminary data on research that considers pain and aging as central themes. Interdisciplinary teams, involving researchers from at least three different McMaster Faculties, are invited to submit proposals that have clear potential benefits for older adults. A matching contribution of at least $10,000 (at least $5,000 cash, up to $5,000 may be in-kind) is required. For more details, click here.

Download the application form here.