Open and Upcoming Programs – Canada

Canada: Rapid Response 2017

Seed funding (up to $200,000 per project for up to 18 months) to provide support for high-risk, high-reward projects that will impact neurodegenerative diseases of aging.

More information on funding for Canada: Rapid Response 2017 programs will be available on the application open date for each respective program.

PD-related diseases (PD, PSP, DLB, MSA, prodromes, and vascular contributions to the listed diseases)

Application deadline: May 9, 2017
Award announcement: October 2017

AD-related diseases (AD, FTD, MCI, prodromes, and vascular contributions to the listed diseases)

Information webinar: June 12, 2017 Register here
Application deadline: July 5, 2017
Award announcement: December 2017

Postdoctoral Scholars 2017

This program supports top-tier Canadian postdoctoral scholars by providing international training at the University of Oxford and affiliation with Merton College. Awarded researchers will receive £57,000 per year for 2 years.

Information webinar #2: May 16, 2017 Register here
Application deadline:
July 26, 2017
Award announcement: September 2017