Scientist Hub

Explore how researchers are currently using the CanPath data platform and view upcoming funding opportunities.

CanPath Researcher Forum

The CanPath Researcher Forum is a place for researchers to discuss, explore ideas with one another and initiate interdisciplinary collaborations.

From genetics and microbiology to epidemiology and population health — scientists can use this forum to connect with each other and and develop new research ideas beyond their usual settings.

Researcher Spotlight

Funding & Grant Opportunities

The CanPath Access Office can provide Letters of Support for grant and funding applications. Please note 10 business days are required to provide a Letter of Support.

  • Data Analysis using CanPath or CANUE data for Cancer Prevention and Control Research

    The CIHR Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) will provide funding for applications or parts of applications that use data from Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow’s Health (CanPath) OR the Canadian Urban Environmental Health Research Consortium (CANUE). These applications must be relevant to CIHR-ICR’s mandate to support research that reduces the burden of cancer on individuals and families through prevention strategies, screening, diagnosis, effective treatments, psycho-social support systems, and palliation.

    Questions about using CanPath data for your grant application? Contact our Access Office at

    Registration deadline: August 17, 2022
    Application deadline: September 14, 2022
    Funds available: $500K total, maximum of $100K per single grant
    Funding duration: Up to one year

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  • Operating Grant: Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts

    The CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH) will support projects that use data from existing Canadian-based cohorts, databases, cohort catalogues, and data platforms, and are relevant to reproductive, maternal, child, and/or youth health.

    Registration deadline: September 7, 2022
    Application deadline: October 4, 2022
    Funds available: $450K total, maximum of $75K per single grant
    Funding duration: Up to one year

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