Upcoming Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities for 2017 are posted below and will be removed from this page when deadlines have passed. Please contact David Taylor , Vice-President, Research, with any questions.

Supplemental 2016 Clinical Management Grant Competition

ALS Canada-Brain Canada Arthur J. Hudson Translational Team Grant

  • Up to $1.8 million available
  • Teams of three or more from at least two institutions
  • Translational intent 
  • LOI Deadline: March 17, 2017, 1pm Eastern Time
  • Full Application Deadline: June 23, 2017, 1pm Eastern Time
  • Terms of Reference
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ALS Canada Trainee Award Program

  • Combines PhD Student, Postdoctoral fellowship and Clinical Research Fellowship streams
  • PhD $25,000/year up to 3 years, Postdoc = $55,000/year up to 3 years, Clinical Research Fellow - $100,000/year for 2 years
  • Minimum $200,000 pool available
  • Funding for exceptional trainees at their respective level
  • Deadline: April 14, 2017, 1pm Eastern Time
  • Terms of Reference 
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ALS Canada Project Grant Program

  • Combines Discovery Grant, Bridge Grant and Clinical Management Grant streams
  • Up to $1,000,000 available (anticipated 8 x $125,000 grants for use over 1 or 2 years)
  • Funding for best projects – high risk/high reward with little preliminary data, continuation of ongoing high quality research, studies to improve the quality of life for people with ALS
  • Deadline: June 9, 2017, 1pm Eastern Time
  • Terms of Reference
  • Cover Page