Neuroscience Research Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities directly sent to CAN-ACN and that are available to all Canadian Neuroscientist are posted here.

More funding opportunities can be found on these websites:


Parkinson Canada announces 2018- 2020 Research Program Funding Cycle

Important notice to applicants: The new Parkinson Canada online application submission system will help you manage the application process. Returning and new applicants must register and create a user name and password prior to beginning the online application process. Click here to register You will be redirected to the Parkinson Canada online application system at…

Parkinson Canada – 2017- 2019 Research Program Funding Cycle

IMPORTANT DATES November 10, 2016 Release Date Request for Applications February 1, 2017 (5:00 p.m. EDT) Application Deadline (date of receipt) Applications submitted on line through the Parkinson Canada Website http://donate.parkinson.ca/site/R?i=W7JiV-DbkCh-4PefkM-WVA CURRENT FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES Pilot Project Grants <http://donate.parkinson.ca/site/R?i=lMy-pO1adW20s3wdOxJ8Lg> * One-year duration * Maximum funding of $45,000 * Pilot Project Program grants intend to foster novel,…

Weston Brain Institute Outstanding Achievement Award 2016

The Weston Brain Institute has announced the Weston Brain Institute Outstanding Achievement Award. This award is a $40,000 (CAD) prize to recognize exceptional Canadian investigators who have made significant advances in accelerating the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases of aging, demonstrated leadership in the field, and are of high character. The award is an…

Weston Brain Institute: Rapid Response 2016 Neurodegenerative Diseases of Aging

Canada: Rapid Response 2016 – Neurodegenerative Diseases of Aging The Weston Brain Institute is delighted to launch our Canada: Rapid Response 2016 program to provide seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research. Additional information about the program can be found at http://westonbraininstitute.ca/rapid-response-2016/. NEW for 2016: The program will have 3 application rounds, focused on two…

Parkinson Society Canada- 2016- 2018 National Research Program Funding Cycle

Research Update: COMPETITION & IMPORTANT DATES REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS / APPEL DE DEMANDES Parkinson Society Canada is pleased to announce the competition of our 2016- 2018 National Research Program Funding Cycle IMPORTANT DATES November 23, 2015 Release Date – Request for Applications February 1, 2016 (5:00 p.m.  EDT) Application Deadline (date of receipt) Applications submitted…

Weston Brain Institute – Transformational Research 2016 Program

The prevalence of neurodegenerative diseases of aging is high and growing rapidly.  The Weston Brain Institute is delighted to launch our Transformational Research 2016 Program to fund high-potential translational research projects with excellent preliminary data. This Program aims to support innovative ideas that can advance the development of scientific breakthroughs to accelerate the creation of…

Pre-announcement: Canadian Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Consortium Grant

Call for Applications: July 2015 Registration: September 30, 2015 Full Application Deadline: October 30, 2015| Anticipated Funding Start Date: December 2015 CIHR and the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation are pleased to announce a joint initiative: The Canadian Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Consortium Grant, designed to take advantage of ongoing research initiatives in TBI across Canada to…