Master's Award: HIV/AIDS (Community-Based Research) (2008-2009) – Funding Decisions Notification (November 2008 Competition – 200811CBM and 200811CBD)

Alternate Titles:

  • 200811CBM: HIV/AIDS CBR Program - Aboriginal - Master's Award
  • 200811CBD: HIV/AIDS CBR Program - General - Master's Award

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is pleased to announce the results of the Master's Award: HIV/AIDS (Community-Based Research) (2008-2009) competition.

Funding Opportunity Summary

The CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative is supported by the Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada. The HIV/AIDS CBR Program, which is part of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative, assists community-based organizations, non-governmental organizations and institutions in developing the knowledge necessary to carry out their HIV/AIDS work in the most effective manner, and in creating the expertise within these communities to conduct their own research. The Master's Award: HIV/AIDS (Community-Based Research) (2008-2009) competition is one of the six funding tools of the HIV/AIDS CBR Program.

The objectives of the Master's Award: HIV/AIDS (Community-Based Research) (2008-2009) were to:

  • To help ensure a reliable supply of highly qualified personnel to develop knowledge in the fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic through community-based research;
  • To provide recognition and support to students who are pursuing a Master's degree in a community-based research field related to HIV/AIDS in Canada.

Funding Competition Summary

Master's Award: HIV/AIDS (Community-Based Research) (2008-2009) – General Stream (200811CBM)

A total of two applications were received and they were both approved for funding.

Master's Award: HIV/AIDS (Community-Based Research) (2008-2009) – Aboriginal Stream (200811CBD)

No applications have been received.

Contact Information

For further information about this competition, please contact:

Julien David
HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research Program Delivery Coordinator
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Telephone: 613-941-6493
Fax: 613-954-1800

For further information about this initiative and the objectives of this funding opportunity please contact:

Chaidwick Leneis
HIV/AIDS Research Initiative Officer
Institute of Infection and Immunity
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Telephone: 613-948-9396
Fax: 613-954-1800

Funding Decisions Data Report

Access the "HIV/AIDS CBR Program - General - Master's Award" (200811CBM) funding decisions data report.