Funding Opportunities


The CAG strongly supports the development and maintenance of formal educational research components within Gastroenterology in Canada. Funding is available for all levels of training (clinicians, gastroenterology residents, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate and summer students).


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UPDATE: Summer Studentship Awards and PhD Scholarship Programs


The CAG is no longer accepting applications for the Summer Studentship Awards and PhD Scholarship Awards. With the support of the CAG, these awards will now be administered by the TRaIning A New generation of researchers in Gastroenterology and LivEr (TRIANGLE) program.


TRIANGLE is a holistic program that provides awards, research and professional skills development, mentorship, and networking opportunities for trainees and early-career researchers. You are encouraged to learn more about the program and award application process on their website here.


The CAG is a proud supporter of TRIANGLE.




Non-CAG Funding Opportunities


To advertise other funding opportunities on the CAG website, please contact Stuart Johnston (National Office).



SSCD - Beyond Celiac Early Career Research Award

We are delighted to announce the establishment of the Society for the Study of Celiac Disease/Beyond Celiac Early Career Research Award. The support of Beyond Celiac for this important grant encourages and facilitates the research initiatives of an early career investigator in the field of celiac disease. The project will comprise basic, clinical, translational, behavioral or epidemiological research in celiac disease.


Deadline is Friday, January 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM CT


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Nestle Research Center Funds Additional SSCD Grant

SSCD is honored to announce a second grant funded by the Nestle Research Center. The grant is intended to support a research project on a basic, translational, or clinical topic related to the investigation of NCG/WS pathophysiology, distinct clinical characteristics, implications of gut microbiota, epithelial barrier and/or innate immunity.


Deadline is Friday, February 22, 2019 at 5:00 pm CT


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