(awards of up to $5,000)
Deadline: open all year

Program aim:

The aim of this program is to support postdoctoral students and regular members who wish to travel to a centre other than their own or invite a visiting professor to their own centre, for the purpose of gaining some training in a research-related field or developing a research collaboration.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Be a postdoctoral student registered at a Quebec university and be supervised by a regular member of the Network for Oral and Bone Health Research; OR
  • Be a regular member of the Network for Oral and Bone Health Research;
  • Submit a project consistent with the Network’s research priorities and in compliance with the ethical rules in force in the institution associated with the research.

Required documents:

  • For those proposing a training exercise: A description of the proposed training (maximum 1 page);
  • For those proposing the visit of a collaborator or to visit a collaborator: A brief description of the aims of the collaboration and the work to be done during the visit (maximum 1 page);
  • A brief description of how the money requested will be used (maximum 1 page);
  • The candidate’s biosketch1 (see description below);
  • The trainer/collaborator’s biosketch1;
  • For postdoctoral students only: A letter of recommendation from the supervisor.


For students seeking a mentor, please consult the list of members, their area of expertise as well as the section of ads on our website.

For students who already have a supervisor, but seeking mentoring for a specific need, please send us by E-mail the following information and we will post an advertisement on our Web site: Name, E-mail address, Specific mentoring need and Availability.