New Investigator Operating Grants


2022 Competition Overview

Value Up to $65,000/year (Health Research)
Up to $25,000/year (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research)
Up to $20,000/year (Social Sciences and Humanities Research)
Duration 2 Years
Deadline March 1, 2022 4:00 PM (Application Form)
March 15, 2022 4:00 PM (Support Letters)
Results By June 30, 2022
Apply Research Manitoba GMS
Canadian Common CV (CCV)
Program Guide
Principal Investigator User Guide
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

New Investigator Operating Grants are designed to defray the direct costs of research such as personnel costs, supplies and expendable materials, experimental animals, small equipment and computers, and knowledge mobilization/knowledge translation costs. These funds are intended to support new investigators in Manitoba to establish independent research programs and achieve the research productivity necessary for obtaining long term research funding from national research funding agencies and/or other external research funding organizations.

2021/2022 Awardees

To view past recipients of the New Investigator Operating Grant Competition please visit our Funding Database.