Calling All Researchers !

Research Update: Competition and Important Dates

2020-2022 Funding Cycle – REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS – 

Since 1981, the Parkinson Canada Research Program has invested more than $30 million in funding for:

  • Highly innovative Canadian research by established and promising investigators.
  • Discovery stage research where investigators test new theories and pursue promising new leads.
  • Researchers at the beginning of their careers in order to foster the next generation of Parkinson’s scientists.
  • Novel research to build greater capacity, promote creativity and engage more researchers.
  • More than 580 awards, fellowships, and grants that teach us more about diagnosing and treating Parkinson’s disease.

Download our Research Program brochure for an overview of the Research Program 


Parkinson Canada is pleased to announce the competition of our 2020-2022 Research Program Funding Cycle.

Important Dates
November 18, 2019 Release Date Request for Applications
February 3, 2020
(11:59 p.m. EDT)
Application Deadline (date of receipt)
  • Pilot Project Grants
    Includes targeted competition: Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)- 1 Pilot Project Grant
  • New Investigator Award Program
  • Basic Research Fellowship
  • Clinical Movement Disorders Fellowship
  • Clinical Research Fellowship
  • Graduate Student Award

Application deadline: Monday, February 3, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. EDT

Lorena Araujo, Coordinator, Research Program
Parkinson Canada
Tel : 1-800-565-3000, ext. 3309 
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