To further contribute to the Government of Canada and the Province of Nova Scotia’s efforts to address the COVID-19 outbreak, Research Nova Scotia (RNS), in partnership with Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and other partners, continues to provide rapid response funding from its Research Opportunities Fund. The following researchers have recently benefited from the fund:

During the 2019/2020 year, Research Nova Scotia offered the funding programs of the former Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation while working to develop a strategic plan. These legacy awards were designed to support the health research community. Legacy Award Recipients: