CIRCUlink - Grants & Awards Portal

📆 GIA 25/26 Competition

  • Grant-in-Aid applications are now open.
  • Submission Deadline  ↪   August 29, 2024 at 16:00 pm EDT

⏳ NI 25/26 Competition

  • New Investigator applications are now open.
  • Submission Deadline  ↪   September 05, 2024 at 16:00 pm EDT

📢 PFA 25/26 Competition NEW

  • Heart & Stroke is excited to announce the launch of the NEW 👉 Postdoctoral Fellowship Personnel Award.
  • Submission Deadline  ↪   September 05, 2024 at 16:00 pm EDT

💼 WPA 25/26 Competition

  • Women’s Heart & Brain Health Personnel Award applications are now open for both Doctoral & Postdoctoral streams.
  • Submission Deadline  ↪   September 10, 2024 at 16:00 pm EDT


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  • Applications must be submitted online by 16:00 EDT on the submission deadline date
    CIRCUlink will not accept submissions after the deadline (date and time). There will be no appeal process for a late submission. Heart & Stroke advises and strongly recommends all applicants to submit well before Registration closes at 13:00 EDT.
  • 2025/26 Application Deadline Support Notice
    Due to limited resources, Heart & Stroke cannot provide any assurances of available support after 15:00 EDT on deadline days. The Research Team will attempt to provide support to all applicants requiring assistance up to 16:00 EDT, but it is the applicants' responsibility to ensure that a completed application is submitted prior to the deadline.
  • Specific to the Heart & Stroke Common CV for:
    • GRANTS-IN-AID - Please note that only the last 5 years are requested for the following sections: Research Funding History (Awarded, Completed, Under Review), Supervisory Activities/ Publications.
    • NEW INVESTIGATORS - Please include full career history for all sections.
    • PERSONNEL AWARDS - Please include full career history for all sections.
    • COMMON CV SUPPORT - Please note that support is provided through the centralized help desk:
      Email: / Phone: 613-954-1968 / Toll-free: 1-888-603-4178



  1. Select 🔍 Browse Funding Opportunities in the menu bar on the left and search for "GIA", "NI", "PFA", "WPA", "PhD", or "PDF".
  2. A wizard will guide you through creating your profile and the application process.


  1. Enter your username and password in the corresponding fields in the menu bar on the left.
  2. Click Login.


Before beginning, applicants are advised and strongly encourage to thoroughly review the following as applicable:

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