CALL FOR PROJECTS – CRIR New Initiatives Program 2021-2022

To CRIR researchers and clinicians/healthcare professionals members

The CRIR “New Initiatives” Program for the development of research in clinical rehabilitation settings is now open.

  • The deadline for receiving projects is February 15, 2022, 4:00 pmAll research themes will be considered.
  • Program Description HERE
  • Submit your proposal via the ONLINE SUBMISSION FORM.


The program aims to award grants that will encourage the formulation of a project, either for drafting a research protocol on an original problem or for the start-up of a new research team working on an original problem. 

Recipients will receive a maximum amount of $10,000 per project. 


The Fondation En Vue de l’Institut Nazareth et Louis-Braille is joining the CRIR for a fourth consecutive year and will fund projects that meet the criteria of the New Initiatives 2021-2022 program and specifically target the clinical needs of people with visual disabilities. 

Any questions? Contact Alida Esmail at


Good luck to everyone! 

Philippe Archambault, Ph.D. and Claudine Auger, Ph.D.CRIR Scientific Directors