CIHR’s Help Desk and programs staff will be on duty until 8:00 pm ET on the deadline date of major competitions (for example, the September 17 deadline for the Open Operating Grants competition). It is important that applicants request assistance, by email, voice mail or through in-person conversations, so that CIHR is in a position to manage any necessary flexible arrangements. Please contact CIHR at firstname.lastname@example.org 1-888-603-4178 to request assistance. (Message from Jane Aubin, Chief Scientific Officer and Vice-President, Research and Knowledge Translation, CIHR)
Additional CCV resources are now available.
A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/45688.html has now been posted to the CIHR website. This FAQ will be updated as new questions arise.
Additional on-line training (“More CCV Tips and Tricks for CIHR Applicants”) is expected to be available during the week of September 10, 2012.
A “CCV Help” button is now available from the CIHR homepage. http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/193.html Click on “CCV Help” to access all information on the CCV for CIHR, including updates, training links and additional resources.