SHRF Funding Announcement

The following is an excerpt from a news release issued on July 8 by the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation, an Innovation Place tenant located in Saskatoon.

Funding Results Announced: 2019-20 Establishment Grant and Research Fellowship

We're pleased to announce nearly $2 million in funding for research that matters to Saskatchewan's health challenges through our Establishment Grant and Research Fellowship programs.

Researchers will establish their research in our province to tackle cancer, HIV and kidney disease. Other examples of the research supported through this program are establishing a foundation for hearing and cognitive research to ensure the best care for Saskatchewan patients; and looking at the unique roll traditional Indigenous activities play on improving the health of Indigenous peoples.

Learn more about the Establishment Grant & Research Fellowship programs and the funding recipients by reading the full media release.

Reminder: SHRF Achievement Award funding award nominations are still open. Submit your nomination today. For more detail, view the scene article.

About SHRF

The Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation is a provincial agency that provides funding and support for health research and innovation in Saskatchewan.

SHRF is located in the Atrium building at Innovation Place in Saskatoon. 

For more information, visit the SHRF website.

- July 11, 2019