Research Strategic Initiatives RFA

The Research Strategic Initiatives RFA Program is a competitive call to fund new research areas of high strategic priority to support emerging areas/teams with high potential for research success. This strategy will expand the existing base of research at Hamilton Health Sciences with the goal that a few new areas of research will achieve national or international stature within the next 5 to 10 years.

Research Strategic Initiatives RFA – Guidelines for Application

A pdf document with RFA details, including: Overview, Funding,  Criteria, eSubmission Requirements, Review Committee, Review Process, Important Dates and Deliverables. Download Application Guidelines ► For more information contact Donna Catherwood,

Research Strategic  Initiatives RFA

Important Dates

  • LOI deadline:
    October 31, 2016
  • Invitation to submit full proposal:
    December 5, 2016
  • Full Proposal Submission deadline:
    January 30, 2017
  • Review/Evaluation/Selection:
    February 2017
  • Application Outcome:
    early/Mid March 2017
  • Grant funds Available to Claim:
    mid/end March 2017

Important Forms

Submit to:

Research Strategic Initiatives RFA – Past Recipients