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  • BHCRI Announces Fall 2021 CRTP Competition

The fall 2021 Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute Cancer Research Training Program funding competition is now open.
Twice each year the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute holds a competition that provides funding to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and clinical research fellows undertaking cancer research at recognized institutions in Atlantic Canada.  A limited number of traineeship awards will be offered to outstanding applicants with an interest in cancer research. Supervisors must be Scientists, Senior Scientists or Associate Members of BHCRI to apply.

Funding for these awards has been made available from a variety of sources with various restrictions.  Applicants are encouraged to visit the BHCRI website to ensure eligibility before submitting an Intent to Apply form. 

An Intent to Apply form is due by 4pm ADT on 7 September 2021. The Intent to Apply is to provide notification of a forthcoming award application and assists BHCRI in ensuring appropriate expertise on the Scientific Review Panels. It does not determine eligibility.

The CRTP BHCRI Traineeship Application deadline is 4:00pm ADT on 1 October 2021Funding will begin on 1 January 2022.
To apply, please visit the website to download the Intent to Apply form, CRTP Traineeship Application  and Checklist:

Please Note: An Intent to Apply form must be received by the deadline of 4pm ADT on 7 September 2021 in order to apply for an award. CRTP Applications received without an Intent to Apply form will not be reviewed.

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