Healthy Minds Canada/Pfizer Canada Research Award (Grant)

Pfizer Pfizer

Eligible Areas of Research: The focus of your research proposal must be in line with any of the following areas of research:

  • Research related to workplace productivity, absenteeism, and/or presenteeism in patients with depression
  • Research assessing strategies to minimize depression relapse in the workplace
  • Exploring links between depression and comorbidities (e.g. generalized anxiety disorder, metabolic syndrome, etc.)
  • Research exploring strategies or innovative approaches to minimize the incidence of/mitigate the risks for depression in the workplace
  • Research assessing the optimization of treatment in first episode depression and level of functional improvement in the workplace

About funding: This award (grant) is up to $50,000. Award funds are intended to be operating grants and must contribute towards the direct costs of the research program or project for which the funds are granted. Please note that the budget must be inclusive of institutional overhead where applicable; this amount shall not exceed 20% of the grant application budget. Please note that applicants may not receive a salary, a stipend, or an honorarium from the Pfizer Psychiatry Research Award.