Open and Upcoming Programs


Open

Rapid Response: Canada 2020

Provide seed funding to catalyse novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research. Preliminary data is not required.
Online applications open: February 4, 2020

Transformational Research: Canada 2020

Funds transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects.
Online applications open: February 4, 2020

Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award 2020

Recognizes and highlights the recent outstanding contributions of researchers to the global effort to fight neurodegenerative diseases of aging.
Online nominations open: February 4, 2020


Open (rolling applications)

Early Phase Clinical Trials: Canada

Funding (up to $1.5m for up to 4 years) for clinical trials and/or clinical trial sub-studies with excellent preliminary data.

This program accepts applications on a rolling basis. Applicants may submit an LOI at any time and will be notified of whether to prepare a full Proposal within ~2 months of LOI submission. Please refer to the program details for more information.

Weston Brain Institute Follow-on Funding

Funding (up to $1.5m) to grantees outside the regular granting mechanism in order to avoid delays in supporting exciting, potentially high-reward work based on previous success for grants awarded by the Weston Brain Institute.

This program accepts applications on a rolling basis. Institute grantees may submit a 1-2 page project description at any time and will be notified of whether to prepare a full Proposal within ~2 months of submission. Please refer to the program page for more information.


For European programs supported by the Selfridges Group Foundation, click here.