Developing Northern Research Collaboration Award second intake

July 4, 2018

The BC SUPPORT Unit Northern Centre is excited to announce the second intake of the Developing Northern Research Collaboration Award. This funding will provide the opportunity for researchers, health care providers, decision makers and patient partners to develop collaborations for person, family, and community-centred research.  The Developing Northern Research Collaboration Awards are expected to catalyze research that aligns with CIHR’s SPOR Capacity Development Framework and the SPOR Patient Engagement Framework.

The total amount available for this competition is $50,000, enough to fund up to 5 awards.  The maximum amount per award is $10,000 per year for up to one year starting September 15, 2018. Deadline for submissions is July 4, 2018

Interested applicants are encouraged to attend a Developing Northern Research Collaborations Award application process review. The orientation will review how to align applications with the guiding principles of the SPOR Capacity Development Framework and the SPOR Patient Engagement Framework, review the evaluation criteria, and share key learnings from the first intake.

The orientation webinar has been scheduled for May 10 2018 at 12:00pm. In person UNBC Prince George Room 10-4520; There is also a Webex Link

RSVPs for the orientation online webinar is not required. If you are able to attend the in-person session, please contact

The application form can be downloaded here and from the Northern Centre website: Developing Northern Research Collaborations Award

Contact Information

If you have any questions, please contact the Northern Centre at