Team Building Awards

Applications for the 2019-20 Team Building Award have recently closed. Please check back shortly for the deadline for applying to the 2020-21 Team Building Awards.

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 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.

Application Form: Will be made available soon

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