Deadlines Fast Approaching for RCCbc and REAP Grants and Bursaries

RCCbc’s Rural Global Health Partnership Initiative: April 30 Deadline   The Rural Global Health Partnership Initiative offers grants to support partnerships between rural BC physicians or medical trainees who are committed to rural service and underserved communities in British Columbia (BC), Canada, and in developing countries. The goals of this initiative are to: Enhance capacity for generalism in … Continue reading

Rural research grant applications due by Oct 30

If you’re planning to apply for either the Rural Physician Research Support Project grant, or the Rural Global Health Partnership Initiative grant, you must complete and send your application package to Adrienne Peltonen (apeltonen@rccbc.ca) by October 30.   The Rural Physician Research Support Project offers up to $10,000 per year to support the rural research work of BC family physicians that either live and … Continue reading

The Waiting Room Challenge

Submitted by Stephanie Schindler, Y4 MD student This year, BC Transplant celebrates its 50th anniversary and with it an incredible milestone of 5000 life-saving organ donations and transplants to date. Significant strides have been made towards increasing the number of organ donors with more than 1.35 million British Columbians currently … Continue reading

Deadline is Oct 31 for leadership, rural research, global health partnership grant applications

The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) and the Rural Education Action Plan (REAP) are accepting applications for funds to support rural physician research, global health partnership initiatives, and rural leadership development. Details for each initiative are listed below – please read through the material carefully and submit ALL completed … Continue reading

Grants, bursaries available for rural physician research, global health partnerships, and rural physician leadership

The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) and the Rural Education Action Plan (REAP) are accepting applications for funds to support rural physician research, global health partnership initiatives, and rural leadership development. Details for each initiative are listed below – please read through the material carefully and submit ALL completed … Continue reading

Rural research grants, leadership development bursaries launched: deadline for applications Jan 31

The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc), the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues (JSC) and the Rural Education Action Plan (REAP) have launched new funding initiatives to support the development of rural researchers and rural leaders, respectively, in British Columbia. The Rural Physician Research Support Project (RPRSP) – by … Continue reading