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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

Award Name Annual Value
Branco Weiss Fellowship - Society in Science $100,000 CHF
Biogen Postdoctoral Fellowship in Medical Affairs
Program in Clinical Effectiveness
NMIN Postdoctoral Fellow Awards $40,000
ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America Up to 2.000 € + Travel Expenses
SFARI Bridge to Independence Award Up to $495,000 over 3 years.
MSFHR Scholar Competition $90,000 CAD
Western University Presidential Data Fellowships $80,000
Options for Pregnancy Termination Innovation (OPTions) Initiative $250,000
Weston Brain Institute: Rapid Response - Ireland, Netherlands, UK 2020 (Fluid Biomarkers) Up to £180,000 over 18 months
Weston Brain Institute: Rapid Response - Alzheimer’s and Related Diseases Up to $300,000 CAD over 18 months.
Fullbright Arctic Initiative $40,000 USD
Applied Research Rapid Response to COVID-19 Up to $75,000 CAD
NSERC Alliance COVID-19 Grants
Weston Brain Institute: Transformational Research Canada Up to $1,500,000 CAD over 3 years.
Weston Brain Institute: Rapid Response - Parkinson's & Related Diseases Up to $300,000 CAD over 18 months.
Weston Brain Institute: International Outstanding Achievement Award $40,000 CAD
MEOPAR Postdoctoral Awards Up to $20,000 CAD
Mitacs Awards
University of Konstanz Postdoctoral Fellowships
Weston Family Foundation - Brain Health: 2021 – Lifestyle Approaches and Microbiome Contributions Up to $1.5 million per project over up to 3 years.
Brain Health: Lifestyle Approaches and Microbiome Contributions Up to $1.5 million per project over up to 3 years
Weston Brain Institute: Early Phase Clinical Trials - Canada Up to $1,500,000 CAD
BC Network Environment for Indigenous Health Research (NEIHR) Postdoctoral Fellowship $59,398 per year
Scotiabank Economic Resilience Research Fund