Open and Upcoming Programs – Canada


Open

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.

If you are interested in applying for this program, please contact Rachel Reeve to discuss your eligibility


Upcoming

Transformational Research 2018

Larger, longer grants (up to $1.5m for up to 3 years) for transformational work including international collaborations.

Program opens: Details coming soon
Application deadline: December 2017
Award announcement: July 2018

Rapid Response 2018: Canada 

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

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

Program opens: September 2017
Application deadline: December 2017
Award announcement: May 2018

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

Program opens: Spring 2018