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34 Research Trainees to receive salary support as they establish their careers and train alongside more senior members of BC’s health research community.

Applications are now open for MSFHR's 2018 Research Trainee competition. The letter of intent deadline is March 1, 2018, with the full application due by April 10, 2018.

By working with partner organizations to identify projects that address shared priorities, MSFHR is able to increase the number of awards we grant.

In the 2015 Trainee Program competition, partnerships enabled MSFHR to co-fund 12 post-doctoral fellowship awards across a wide spectrum of health issues. For the recipients, these partnered awards have been a difference-maker.

Forty-nine exceptional young investigators will receive Trainee awards from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research to support post-doctoral study at BC institutions.

Forty-eight* exceptional young investigators will receive Trainee awards from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research to support post-doctoral study at BC institutions.


As part of its support for health research, the Lotte & John Hecht Memorial Foundation has partnered with MSFHR since 2007 to jointly fund three research trainees exploring projects related to cancer treatment.

Fifty-nine exceptional BC health researchers have been named recipients of post-doctoral fellowship awards through MSFHR's 2013 Research Trainee funding competition


Fifty-nine exceptional BC health researchers have been named recipients of post-doctoral fellowship awards through MSFHR's 2013 Research Trainee competition.