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The grant and scholarship programs of the VHRN

Programs for researchers

The network provides grant programs for researchers:

  • Common Infrastructures Program (new application: July 15, renewal: October 1st)
  • National and International Networking Program (LOI: August 15, Full application: October 15)
  • Funding for the organization of scientific event (September 30, February 28)
  • AMD Program – Operating Grant (now managed by the FRQS)

Programs for students

The network offers financial aid programs to students in order to:

  • Contribute to the training of students in vision science
  • Promote research careers in vision health in Quebec
  • Encourage the involvement of students and research interns within the VHRN
  • Encourage acknowledgement of the excellence of their work in the local, national and international scientific community

Financial programs for students:

  • Graduate student excellence award (August 15)
  • Vision Network publication award (August 1st, February 1st)
  • Presentation award (oral and poster) during the VHRN Annual Meeting

The VHRN competitions will be launched once the budget allocated (spring).