Clinical Health Professional Personnel Award (CHPA)

The Hamilton Health Sciences Clinical Health Professional Research Personnel Award is a one-time personnel stipend award. The award is to be used to help a suitably qualified non-physician health professional who has demonstrated an aptitude for research to pursue research in their discipline, by providing protected time through financial support for a portion of the applicant’s salary.

General Information

  • One new award will be offered in 2018 for the duration of one year. It is expected that the award will begin on July 1, 2018.

  • The value of the award will be up to $50,000 for the purpose of supporting up to 0.40 FTE protected time to be dedicated to research.

  • Funding may be extended for a second year, contingent upon the recipient’s demonstrated progress, productivity, and availability of funds. Refer to CHPA guidelines for requirements and process.

Clinical Health Professional (CHP) Research Personnel Award – Guidelines for Application

A PDF document with CHP details, including: Overview, Eligibility Criteria, Procedure for Application, eSubmission Requirements, Review Process, Review Criteria and Deliverables.

Download Application Guidelines ►

For more information and/or assistance on the submission process, please contact Donna Catherwood, catherwood@hhsc.ca

This funding program is led by Dr. Sandra Carroll, Director, Clinical Health Professional Research, carroll@mcmaster.ca. Interested candidates are recommended to contact Dr. Carroll or Daniela Bianco biancdan@hhsc.ca in advance of their submission.

Clinical Health Professional Personnel Award (CHPA)

Important Dates

Submission deadline:
May 1, 2018

Important Forms

Submit to: researchnetwork@hhsc.ca

Clinical Health Professional (CHP) Research Personnel Award – Past Recipients