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CIHR Knowledge Translation Prize

Deadline: February

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The CIHR Knowledge Translation Prize honours and supports the exemplary knowledge translation efforts and activities of an exceptional individual, team, or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to increasing the application of research findings, improving the health of individuals, improving health services and products, or strengthening the health-care system.

  • The total amount available for this funding opportunity is $ 150,000. This amount may increase if additional funding partners participate.
  • The amount for the Knowledge Translation Prize is $ 100,000 per annum, for one year and will be awarded to the top overall applicant; the amount for the Knowledge Translation - IMHA Prize is $ 50,000 per annum, for one year and will be awarded to the next highest ranked applicant relevant to IMHA research areas.

Nominated individuals, teams or organizations will be assessed on significant achievements in knowledge translation activities relevant to any area of health research (e.g., biomedical, clinical, health services and policy, and population and public health), including that of commercialization and global health. Winners are showcased on the CIHR website.