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We want to hear your fresh ideas

Egg Farmers of Canada is dedicated to supporting researchers and industry experts who conduct proactive research in areas that will shape the future of egg farming in Canada, such as animal care science, food safety, nutrition and health, and environmental and economic sustainability.

To be considered for funding, research projects must align with Egg Farmers of Canada’s research priorities and have a practical application within the industry. The principal investigator must also work full-time in a Canadian institution or organization.

We invite researchers to complete and submit a funding application form during our winter/spring (January to April) or summer/fall (July to October) call for letters of intent.

Research funding application

Egg Farmers of Canada is committed to supporting research and development for the egg farming industry. With a focus on egg production, poultry science, animal and human nutrition, and environmental and economic sustainability, we fund research at universities and institutions across Canada. We are dedicated to supporting researchers and industry experts who conduct proactive research in areas that will shape the future of egg farming in Canada.

Thank you for your interest in applying for Egg Farmers of Canada research funding. To be considered for funding, research projects must align with Egg Farmers of Canada’s research priorities and have a practical application within the industry. The principle investigator must also work full-time in a Canadian institution or organization.

We invite researchers to complete and submit our funding application form during our summer/fall call for letters of intent. All funding applications must be received by October 1, 2016. Please complete all sections.

*Egg Farmers of Canada does not offer funding to cover overhead or indirect costs associated with a research project. Our focus is to maximize the resources directly associated to and available for the research project. For more information about our research funding program and how to apply, download our fact sheet or visit our FAQ page.

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