Alzheimer Society Research Program – 2016 Research Competition


Alzheimer Society of Canada

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For more information, please go to the sponsor website.


The ASRP provides grants and awards to support Canadian studies that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The ASRP focuses on two research streams:

  1. The Biomedical Stream
  2. The Quality of Life


Amount: $41,500/year (PhD) | $51,500/year (MD) Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Within 18 months of obtaining PhD (extension may be given to MDs)

New Investigator/Career Change Grant

Amount: $60,000 (QoL) | $75,000 (Biomedical) Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Within the first 2 years of initial faculty position

Research Grant

Amount: $60,000 (QoL) | $75,000 (Biomedical) Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Must hold a faculty position with a Canadian university or affiliated institution

Indirect Costs


Special Notes

All applications for funding must include an explicit statement defining the relevance of the proposed research to Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal with an OR5 form to

External Deadline

How to Apply

All applications and supporting documents must be submitted online through ASC’s Review Room portal

For Questions, please contact

Research Department
Alzheimer Society of Canada
416-847-2968; 1-800-616-8816 ext. 2968 (toll free)

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