Team Building Awards

RHSRNbc Collaborative Team Building Awards

Applications for the 2017 Collaborative Team Building Awards are now closed.

Application Deadline: Friday, September 8th, 2017
Applicants will be notified of funding decisions by September 15, 2017

Purpose: To provide an opportunity for researchers to apply for up to $5,000 in funding to support the development of a research team.

Goal: To promote and support the development of new multidisciplinary research teams focused on an issue of current importance to rural and remote health services and whose main goal is to apply for research funding.

Use of Funds: Funds can be used for activities, resources and expenses related to building research teams and identifying research themes and questions. Eligible expenses include (but are not limited to): activities involved with recruiting team members; travel to, and facilitation of group meetings (face-to-face, videoconference, teleconference, WebEx); conducting a preliminary literature review; resources required to apply for a grant; team building exercises; etc.)

Conditions: The team building funding is allocated for a one-year period (September 2017- September 30, 2018) after which a final report must be submitted to RHSRNbc within 2 weeks. Final report templates will be distributed to award recipients; deliverables include a complete financial statement of team building activities, progress report during the award period and proof that a funding application was submitted.

For more information and eligibility requirements, please contact the RHSRNbc Coordinator
Vancouver Foundation

The Vancouver Foundation offers a wide variety of grants centered around participatory action research.  Check out all of the opportunities here.