CIHR Doctoral Research Awards


14 September 2021 at 12:00 pm PDT

Annual Value

Stipend: $30,000; Research allowance: $5,000


Permanent Resident

Degree Level


The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Doctoral Research Awards provide special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field. Two types of awards are available. Please be advised that an applicant can only apply to one competition in the same year:

Please note that if successful, an applicant cannot change the proposed location or institution paid from a Canadian institution (CGSD application) to a foreign institution (DFSA application) since the purpose of these competitions are different.


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Further Information

For further information, please visit CIHR's health research training award programs page.


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