Funding Optimization Project

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We fund research projects across health, energy, forestry, agriculture and ocean sectors in New Brunswick.
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Growing and Expanding Opportunities for Research in New Brunswick

Partners Matching Fund

ResearchNB has partnership agreements with many other funding agencies. Researchers apply to the partner agency. If they are successful, ResearchNB will contribute a portion of the total grant or award.

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Strategic Initiative Grant

Designed to leverage financial contributions from organizations in the private sector and certain national funding agencies including health charities.

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Research-Related Support Fund

Intended to assist in the design, development, presentation and execution of research by funding in whole or in part research-related expenses.

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Bridge Grant

Designed to build on existing research capacity in New Brunswick by providing support for health researchers who have scored at the fundable level on a recent application to any national funding agency but have not been funded for that application.

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Establishment Grant for New Investigators

Intended to support the establishment of outstanding new health researchers in New Brunswick by providing funding to enable them to establish their independent health research programs.

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Knowledge Translation Grant

Intended to support capacity building by helping defray costs associated with KT as lead author or presenter at a conference or other professional meeting outside of Atlantic Canada.

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2025 Undergraduate / Medical School Summer Studentships

Opening: October 2024 - Designed to encourage undergraduate students to pursue formal post-graduate training and a career in health research in New Brunswick by offering a salary stipend to participate in medical or health research at a New Brunswick institution. 

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Master’s / Doctoral / Post-Doctoral Studentships / Fellowships

Aims to reward excellence by providing assistance to students undertaking their own research program or project as part of their dissertation or thesis at the Masters, doctoral or postdoctoral studies at a university, college or research institution in New Brunswick.

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2025 Clinical Scholarships

Opening: June 2024 - Designed to facilitate the recruitment and retention of qualified clinicians with a track-record of clinical health research in various clinical therapeutic areas.

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Public Health Research Fund

Available to New Brunswick-based researchers through a partnership between the Department of Health and ResearchNB.

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Mid-Term and Final Reports for Projects Awarded in 2021 and Prior
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