The CIHR STAGE admissions committee is responsible for deciding on admission to the program. The STAGE Co-Directors are responsible for deciding whether stipends or other types of financial support
will be awarded to trainees. The number of accepted trainees and the distribution of funds will be subject to (i) the availability of funds, (ii) the applicant pool, and (iii) external sources of funding available or awarded to trainees. Each applicant will be reviewed individually. Eligible trainees may be offered one or a combination of the following funding opportunities.
- Competitive Stipends
- Travel Awards and Top-ups
- Release time and Course Buyout for the Retraining of Faculty (or other Professionals)
For further details, please review the Program’s Funding Opportunities document: