The Government of Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety Policy and Program Development Branch is excited to share with you the start of the OHS Futures: Research Funding Program.
OHS Futures is a research funding program to help support a better understanding of occupational health and safety issues in Alberta’s workplaces. This program will enhance the partnership between the OHS Program and experts in our province and across Canada to make better policy for the issues of today and the emerging issues of tomorrow.
The OHS Futures will distribute up to $1 million per year for three years beginning in 2014, with a variety of OHS proposals funded.
- The program is designed to fund a range of research projects.
- The projects funded will address a variety of topics depending on OHS Program needs.
Applications are NOW AVAILABLE online at http://work.alberta.ca/occupational-health-safety/ohs-futures.html . The submission deadline is October 15, 2014.
There is additional information on the website regarding priority research areas, eligibility and assessment.