Workshops - Operating Grants
This initiative holds numerous workshops yearly providing information on grant writing, insights into the application process, budget development etc for the CIHR OOGP competition. Here, the PowerPoint PDFs as well video files of workshops are readily available for download.
Items in this Collection
- 3McPhalen, Cathy - PhD, thINK Editing
- 2Johnson, Jeff - Professor, School of Public Health
- 2Michalak, Marek - Professor, Biochemistry; Vice-Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
- 1Casey, Joe - Professor, Department of Biochemistry
- 1Coe, Helen - Project Coordinator, Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences)
- 1Dagmara Chojecki, IHE Reserach Librarian
- 11Open operating grant program
- 4Peer review committees
- 2Health system services
Drs. Padma Kaul and Zam Kassiri, two September 2016 Project awardees, shared their insights into preparing fundable Project application.
Is there a magic formula for writing a CIHR Project grant proposal? How do you “tell a good story” as everyone advises? We can’t offer a magic formula, but we can help you apply strategies that have worked for successful applicants: how to organize your proposal to cover each evaluation...
Drs. Sandra Davidge (Scientific Office), Michelle Graham (Scientific Officer), and Hanne Ostergaard (Reviewer), shared their insights into preparing a project application based on their participation in the Fall 2016 Project Competition CIHR review process.
The session gave brief presentation giving a very high level introduction to the CIHR Canadian Common CV (CCV). These slides reflect screenshots of the CCV demonstration. A lab portion followed the presentation where attendees worked on the CCV they are responsible for updating. There was an...
Trish Chatterly, Public Services Librarian, Liaison Librarian to Pharmacy, Kendall Roark, Council of Library & Information Resources Postdoctoral Scholar, Dagmara Chojecki, IHE Reserach Librarian, Thane Chambers, Faculty of Nursing Research Librarian, Linda Slater, Public Services Manager, Liaison Librarian to Nursing & Rehabilitation Medicine
The library and its librarians can do far more than simply ensure you have access to the articles and books you need for your research. University of Alberta librarians gave a panel presentation about some of the supports available those writing grant applications including: -Systematic review...
Competition is fierce in the CIHR Open Operating Grants Program (OOGP). With success rates of ~18%, applicants often face resubmission of their unfunded application. This workshop provided a forum to discuss key considerations when resubmitting an application. Questions discussed included: What...
Submission of a new CIHR Open Operating Grant Program (OOGP) application is a major undertaking. This workshop included discussion of the following questions: How will I know when I’m ready to compete for OOGP funding? What are the key elements an applicant needs to have in place prior to...
The summary notes of the workshop are available for download. The session was hosted bu Dr. Cathy McPhalen (PhD, thINK Editing) and outlined strategies for writing summary pages that intrigue the reviewer and make their job easier. An example of an effective summary page for each CIHR research...
Goodwin, Donna - Associate Professor, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation; Director, The Steadward Centre for Personal & Physical Achievement, Kovacs-Burns, Kathy - Associate Director, Health Sciences Council; Director, Interdisciplinary Health Research Academy, Scott, Shannon - Assistant Professor, Faculty of Nursing, Drummond, Jane - Professor, Faculty of Nursing; Vice-Provost, Health Sciences Council
The panelists were Dr. Jane Drummond (Professor, Faculty of Nursing; Vice-Provost, Health Sciences Council), Dr. Kathy Kovacs-Burns (Associate Director, Health Sciences Council; Director, Interdisciplinary Health Research Academy), Dr. Donna Goodwin (Associate Professor, Faculty of Physical...
Dr. Nick Holt (Associate Professor, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation) shared his experiences as he has reviewed and been funded by both SSHRC and CIHR. Consequently, in this workshop he highlights the key differences between application funded by the the two funding agencies,...