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Funding program

Through rigorously evaluated competitive processes, we provide funding for academic scientific study and practical, innovative projects through four different grant categories.

Research Services will issue a Request for Proposals for each new funding opportunity. When a research funding opportunity is launched, all of the application information can be found on the applicable grant category page. Review the grant schedule on the Research opportunities page for anticipated timelines. 

Research Services grant categories:

  • Innovation at Work: Supporting small scale research projects that lead to the development of practical solutions in the workplace
  • Research Training Awards: Supporting graduate students at the master’s and doctoral level, with a focus on occupational health and safety
  • Specific Priorities: Supporting research of immediate relevance that addresses key questions in occupational health and safety
  • Systematic Reviews: Supporting studies that identify, synthesize, and assess existing scientific knowledge to address critical issues in policy and practice