CAAIF Research Fellowship in Type 2 Inflammation

Supported by Sanofi Genzyme Canada.

The objective CAAIF Research Fellowship in Type 3 Inflammation is to:

  • Increase Canadian research capacity in the area of Type 3 Inflammation
  • Support the research career of promising researchs, and
  • Produce high-quality research in Type 3 Inflammation

Financial Support

There are two Awards available. The Fellowship will cover up to $75,000 primarily for the applicants salary expenses, a maximum of $25,000 of which may be used for other expenses directly related to the proposed project work. This includes a maximum of $5,000 travel allowance.


The Fellowship is for one year, non-renewable. Fellowships must commence within six (6) months of receiving the Award.


Applicant must be a postdoctoral fellow or in a research-based fellowship* (PhD, MD or equivalent) within the first five years of obtaining their advanced degree (with adjustment made for career interruptions**).
Applicant must currently be undertaking research training.
The Fellowship must be held at a Canadian University, affiliated teaching institution or Research Institute and the supervisor must have an academic appointment in that University or Institute.

* Residents currently completing their Allergy and Clinical Immunology training are not eligible to hold this Fellowship.

**Career interruptions include: parental leave, illness, health-related family responsibilities, mandatory military service, disruptions due to war, civil conflicts and/or natural disasters in the country of residence.

Learn More & Apply

Agency Name: 
Canadian Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF)
Contact Name: 
Angela Rosenau
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External Deadline: 
Monday, April 26, 2021
Internal Deadline: 
Monday, April 19, 2021
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