Kate Wilczak

Manager, Research Competitions (on leave)

As Manager, Research Competitions, Kate is responsible for the management of all MSFHR health research funding competitions, and is the key point of contact for researchers, research users, and research administrators during application review and award administration.

Before joining the Foundation as a Research Competitions Coordinator in 2017, Kate worked in various graduate program and grant administration roles at the University of British Columbia, where she was involved in writing, editing and coordinating multi-million dollar grant proposals, and overseeing student award applications.

Kate holds a Bachelor of Arts in socio-cultural anthropology from the University of Toronto, and a Bachelor of Education from the University of New Brunswick.