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Weston Brain Institute: Rapid Response: Canada 2018 (Alzheimer’s and Related Diseases)

Seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research on neurodegenerative diseases of aging

6 years 5 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Weston Brain Institute: Rapid Response: Canada 2019 (Parkinson's & Related Diseases)

Seed Funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research on neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Preliminary data is not required. 

New for 2018/19:

  • Certain complementary approaches (i.e., diet, physical activity, sleep and...
6 years 2 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
Weston Brain Institute: Transformational Research - Canada 2020 (Alzheimer's and related diseases)

Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise. Meeting these challenges requires pioneering approaches to accelerating treatments. The ...

4 years 4 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Weston Brain Institute: Transformational Research - Canada 2020 (Parkinson's and related diseases)

Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise. Meeting these challenges requires pioneering approaches to accelerating treatments. The ...

4 years 4 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Weston Brain Institute: Transformational Research: Canada 2019 (Alzheimer’s & Related Diseases)

Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise. Meeting these challenges requires pioneering approaches to accelerating treatments. The ...

5 years 5 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Weston Brain Institute: Transformational Research: Canada 2019 (Parkinson's & Related Diseases)

Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise. Meeting these challenges requires pioneering approaches to accelerating treatments. The ...

5 years 5 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Weston Brain Institute:Early Phase Clinical Trials: Canada

The Early Phase Clinical Trials program provides funding to support translational research that accelerates the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative disease aging.

6 years 5 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
Weston Family Foundation - Brain Health: Sleep 2023 Program

The Weston Family Foundation, through the Weston Brain Institute, aims to catalyze and scale science-based approaches to significantly improve the health and well-being of Canadians. There is growing evidence that making key lifestyle changes may reduce the risk of brain diseases of aging...

1 year 3 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Social Sciences
Weston Family Foundation: Homegrown Innovation Challenge

The Weston Family Foundation has announced the launch of its $33-million Homegrown Innovation Challenge to spark creative solutions and encourage new ideas to boost the sustainable production of fruits and vegetables in Canada.

The Challenge centres around a...

1 year 7 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
Weston Seeding Food Innovation 2017 Grant

Seed funding will be provided for trans-disciplinary research proposals that address food and health challenges that will impact Canadians and are of global concern OR offer debt/equity investments to business-focused projects that have a real social impact both in Canada and globally.

7 years 4 months ago
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering
  • Social Sciences