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Recruitment Scholarships


HBI Graduate Recruitment Scholarship in Neuroscience
March 15/October 1. Open to MSc and PhD trainees under the supervision of a full member of the HBI.

Donald Burns and Louise Berlin Graduate Awards in Dementia Research
March 15/October 1.
Open to MSc and PhD trainees in dementia research.

Cumming School of Medicine Graduate Scholarship Program
October 1. Open to MSc and PhD trainees in a CSM-affiliated program.

Travel Awards


Rebecca Hotchkiss International Scholar Exchange (RHISE) Program: Melbourne
October 31, 2016. Travel and research funding to undertake short research projects at the University of Melbourne or Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health.

Arun Anbazhagan HBI Travel Award
October 1. Travel reimbursement for graduate trainees presenting at the Society for Neuroscience meeting.

HBI Conference Travel Award *NEW*
Rolling. Funds are provided to defray the cost of travel to international conferences.

HBI External Examiner Travel Program
Rolling. Funding to bring an external examiner in for a PhD defense.

HBI PhD Trainee External Specialist Course
March 15/October 1. Funding for PhD trainees to take an external course to fulfil their degree requirements.

Other Awards


HBI Trainee Publication Award
January 16, 2017. Rewards and recognizes first-authored trainee papers.

HBI Postdoctoral & PhD Researcher of the Year Award
January 16, 2017. Recognizes outstanding trainee research publications in each calendar year.

HBI Graduate Student Recruitment Program
Rolling. Support for HBI members to interview prospective graduate trainees.

REALISE External Module Registration Award
Open to REALISE registrants attending approved workshops and courses external to REALISE.

HBI Conference, Symposia and Workshop Grants
Rolling. Funding for local meetings organized by HBI members.

External Awards


Killam Predoctoral Scholarships
February 1. Open to doctoral trainees who have completed at least one year of graduate study before taking up an award.

Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions Graduate Studentships
TBD. Open to MSc and PhD trainees undertaking health-related research.

IHSPR Rising Star Award
February 24. Recognizes research and/or KT contributions for which MSc and PhD trainees have had primary responsibility.

Mitacs Globalink Research Award
Closed. Travel funding and stipend for collaborative research projects for 12-24 weeks undertaken in Brazil, China, India, Mexico, or Vietnam.

David Johnston Research Travel Award
May 15. Supports travel to a workshop or conference to present research on schizophrenia or bipolar disorder.