Important Dates

  • Applications Open: April 13, 2022
  • Applications Close: June 3, 2022
  • Anticipated Notice of Decision: June 30, 2022


This CBI supports a graduate student at the Doctoral level conducting research in the field of Veterans’ chronic pain.


Candidates must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen, or a Permanent Resident of Canada;
  • Be registered in a Doctoral program at a recognized Canadian university;
  • Propose supervised research in chronic pain with a focus on Canadian Armed Forces Veterans that is relevant to the CPCoE Vision and Mission;
  • Demonstrate high academic achievement.

Funding Available

The total amount available for this CBI is $20,000 CAD per year for up to a maximum of three (3) years.

How To Apply

Please complete the CBI Application Form here and submit it, along with all required supporting documentation outlined in the application, to

Applications must be eligible, complete, and submitted before the application deadline to be considered.


All CBI applications are adjudicated by CPCoE. For reference when preparing your application, our Research Proposal Rating Scale used at the time of adjudication can be found here.


Click here to view our Funding Guidelines, which provide further information on application, review, results, funding, integrity, and Sex and Gender-Based Analysis Plus (SGBA)+. All applicants are expected to read these guidelines thoroughly before applying. Applications that do not adhere to these guidelines will not be considered. 

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