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Cognitive characteristics of strategic and non-strategic gamblers 

This study highlights the importance of considering the cognitive characteristics of strategic and non-strategic gamblers in order to develop preventive campaigns and treatments that fit the best profiles for gamblers.

 DEADLINE: Various

Call for Proposals: Manitoba Gambling Research Program 

The Manitoba Gambling Research Program is accepting applications for funding for the following:

 Focused research project "The Role of Health Care Providers in Responding to Problem Gambling" - deadline August 23, 2017

  • Conference grant applications (up to $2,000) year-round from Manitoba researchers and students.


Call for Proposals: NCRG Research Grants 

The National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) has announced the following research grants for the study of gambling disorder in 2017.

  • Travel Grants ($1,500) - ongoing
  • Seed Grants ($30,000)  - deadline August 1, 2017

DEADLINE: September 17, 2017

Call for Abstracts: International Gambling Conference 

The biennial International Gambling Conference has opened its call for abstracts. The programme will include papers, workshops and posters addressing various aspects of the theme: Flipping the iceberg on gambling harm, mental health and co-existing issues.

The conference will take place February 12-14 in Auckland, New Zealand.


Call for Applications: U of Sydney Gambling Treatment Clinic and RG Research Group 

The University of Sydney Gambling Treatment Clinic (GTC) and Responsible Gambling Research Group accepts applications for student Internships for early career researchers on a rolling basis.

The GTC provides treatment for gamblers and family members and the research group conducts world leading research to inform the understanding of gambling and minimise gambling-related harms.