Note: This competition is externally managed, so any questions should be directed to CIHR (contact information linked below).
Health System Impact Fellowship
The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees (students) and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply their research and analytic talents to critical challenges in health care that are being addressed by health system and related organizations (e.g., public, private for-profit, not-for-profit, and Indigenous health organizations that are not universities) outside of the traditional scholarly setting, and to also develop professional experience, new skills, and networks.
Value: $50,000 (including $5,000 professional development training and research allowance)
Duration: 1 year
Application Deadline: April 2, 2019
Application Procedures: How to Apply
- Trainees (students) who are enrolled full-time in a doctoral degree and studying health services and policy research or related fields for their doctoral training at Canadian CIHR eligible institution by the application deadline (stream 1).
- Trainees who have obtained their doctoral degree in health services and policy research or related fields no more than five years prior to the application deadline, or who have completed their PhD requirements by the start date of the award (stream 2).
For further information about the award, such as eligibility requirements and application procedures, please visit CIHR’s weblink and MSFHR’s weblink. Students with questions about this award opportunity should contact CIHR.