Information for researchers: Current co-funding opportunities

MSFHR is proud to partner with leading organizations from BC, Canada, and around the world to nurture BC research talent, and advance new treatments and cures.

The organizations below are seeking opportunities to co-fund research through MSFHR's 2019 competitions. We also offer matching funds for BC researchers applying for national and international projects. Find out more about match funding opportunities

Organizations seeking opportunities to co-fund researchers in MSFHR's 2019 competitions

Partner Award types Priority keywords
BC Schizophrenia Society Foundation
  • Research Trainee
  • Schizophrenia; Psychosis; Dopamine; Antipsychotic; Mental health; Brain
Canuck Place Children’s Hospice 
  • Health Professional-Investigator
  • Pediatric palliative care; Pediatric chronic illness; Pediatric complex illness; Families caring for children with complex illness; Pediatric care models; Health systems transformation; Child health; Family stress; Caregiver stress
Centre For Health Evaluation And Outcome Sciences (CHÉOS)
  • Scholar
  • Research Trainee
  • Health Professional-Investigator
  • Reach
  • Youth mental health; Substance use; Health services and policy research; Pharmacoeconomics/pharmacoeconomic evaluation; Biostatistical methodology; Big data analytics; Machine learning; Multiple Sclerosis; Food and nutrition

Research location/affiliation: Providence Health Care/Providence Health Care Research Institute/St. Paul's Hospital/CHÉOS
Centre For for Heart Lung Innovation
  • Health Professional-Investigator
  • Research Trainee
  • HP-I: Pulmonary (respiratory, ventilation)
  • RT: Cardiovascular (heart, vascular), pulmonary (respiratory, ventilation), ICU with a focus on sepsis (specifically bacterial clearance and/or the host response)

Research location/affiliation: Providence Health Care/Providence Health Care Research Institute/St. Paul's Hospital/CHÉOS
Lotte and John Hecht Memorial Foundation
  • Research Trainee
  • Scholar
  • Health Professional-Investigator
  • Complementary and alternative cancer treatment; Investigation of alternative medicine for the treatment of cancer; Modifiable risk factors for the prevention of cancer and other major illnesses
Pacific Parkinson’s Research Institute
  • Health Professional-Investigator
  • Innovation to Commercialization
  • Parkinson’s disease (with a focus on clinical research or translational research)

Research location/affiliation: University of British Columbia (applicants must outline their connection as part of the application)
Parkinson Society British Columbia
  • Health Professional-Investigator
  • Innovation to Commercialization
  • Research Trainee
  • Scholar
  • Movement disorder; Parkinson’s disease

If you are a BC researcher who is thinking of applying for a 2019 MSFHR award and is interested in co-funding, please ensure you include the priority keywords in your application. See our current funding opportunities page for competitions that are open for applications.

If you are a BC researcher who has already applied for an MSFHR award and would like to be considered for co-funding, please email the partnerships team including:

  • Your application reference
  • The award you have applied for
  • The co-funding opportunity you are interested in
  • The title of your proposed research and a short description of the project.

MSFHR also offers match funding for BC researchers applying for national and international projects. Find out more about match funding opportunities.