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Welcome to the Parkinson Canada Research Application site

The Parkinson Canada Research Program funds research into the cure, cause, progression, improved treatment and/or understanding of Parkinson's disease, related disorders including Multiple System Atrophy (MSA), Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), other Parkinson's conditions and the impact these diseases have on society.

Use this platform to submit the following applications:
Application Deadline: February 1, 2018 (5:00 p.m. EST)

Pilot Project Grant
Pilot Project Program grants intend to foster novel, high-potential projects and ideas with a trajectory for major grants with larger granting institutions.
 One-year duration
Maximum funding of $50,000
New Investigator Award
For junior faculty in a Canadian university in first 5 years of their career as a research scientist in Canada.
 
Two-year duration
$45,000 per year
Basic Research Fellowship
Candidates must hold a doctoral degree (MD or PhD) and may be Canadian citizens who propose to train at an Approved Institution located inside or outside of Canada, or international applicants proposing to train at an Approved Institution located in Canada.
 
Two-year duration
$40,000 – $50,000 per year

 
Clinical Movement Disorders Fellowship
Recipient will undertake clinical training in the subspecialty of Movement Disorders and gain expertise in diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s and may include other movement disorders.
 
One year duration, $50,000

 
Clinical Research Fellowship
Recipient training will combine direct experience in the diagnoses and treatment of Parkinson’s and in clinical research.
 
Two-year duration $50,000 per year

 
Graduate Student Award
Candidates must be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program at the PhD level. Candidates may be Canadian citizens who propose to train at an Approved Institution located inside Canada or international applicants proposing to train at an Approved Institution located in Canada, who fulfill the criteria for a student visa.
 
 Two-year duration  $20,000 per year (including $5,000 from supervisor)

How to apply

1.   To create an application, a FluidReview account is required.
2.   Register or Sign In.
3.   Once you have logged in, select “create new submission” where you will be directed to a menu where you can select the appropriate application.  
4.   Complete the forms and requests and click “submit”


For more information about Parkinson Canada visit our website at www.Parkinson.ca