AMS Funding Opportunities
Call for applications
About Associated Medical Services (AMS)
Associated Medical Services (AMS) is a small Canadian charitable organization with an impressive history as a catalyst for change. AMS has, and continues to have, a profound impact on the health care of Canadians through its support of the history of medicine and health care, health professional education, compassionate patient care and bioethics. To learn more about the AMS please visit their website.
AMS Project Grant and Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program
In 2016-17 the NSHRF will be hosting the AMS project grant and post-doctoral fellowship program on behalf of AMS. The purpose of this program is to promote scholarship, teaching and public interest in history of health care, disease and medicine. AMS broadly defines medicine and this program is not necessarily limited to Canadian history in these areas.
Project Grant - Program Requirements - $10,000
Post-Doctoral Fellowship - Program Requirements - $45,000
AMS has two goals for this program
To identify and promote activities designed to broaden the scope of research, teaching and public interest in the history of health care, disease and or medicine.
To stimulate new research initiatives, interest and appreciation of the history of health care/medicine/disease, among the research community, health care professionals and students.
Deadline: April 19, 2016 (2:00 p.m. AST)
For all inquiries related to the AMS Project Grant and Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program please contact the NSHRF’s Manager, REAL Knowledge Program.