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CIHR Research Excellence, Diversity, and Independence Early Career Transition Award

Research Admin Offices:

  • HRS

Funding Type:


Opportunity Type:

  • Grant


Phase I: $20 000 per year/research allowance & $70 000 per year/stipend. Phase II: $60 000 per year/research allowance & $60 000 per year/salary support.


  • Health Sciences



Internal Deadline:

April 19, 2023

Sponsor Deadline:

May 3, 2023


The CIHR REDI Award Program is intended to foster the development of independent research scientists who can establish and sustain strong, independent research programs in academia. This program has two phases:

Phase I (mentored) includes: research allowance, stipend, mentorship, and career development
Phase II (independent research) includes: research allowance, salary support, faculty mentorship and 1:1 matching funds from the host institution


Additional Details.


If applying from the Faculty of Health Sciences, unless otherwise indicated, you no longer need to send documents to HRS Intake. Your first point of contact is your assigned Senior Grants Advisor.