Inter-network initiatives

RSBO - QPRN Joint funding initiative


This program aims at promoting interactions beween researchers from the Quebec Pain Research Network (QPRN) and the Network for Oral and Bone Health Research (RSBO) that are working on themes common to both networks. Proposed projects must necessarily be related to orofacial and/or bone pain.

Financial support:

  • 40,000$ funding (20,000$ from the RSBO and 20,000$ from the QPRN);
  • Funding for 1 year with possibility of renewal depending on budget availability for both networks;
  • Eligible expenditures must be in line with FRQ-S policies.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The principal investigator must be a regular member of the QPRN and/or RSBO;
  • The project proposal must include at least one collaborator that is a regular member of the partnering network (QPRN or RSBO);
  • The project proposal must include a minimum of 3 researchers;
  • The collaborator's contribution (from the other partnering network) must be major in the proposed project;
  • A researcher that is a regular member of both networks cannot apply alone to this funding program.

The application should be written in Times 12 with 2.54 cm margins.

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