CFC – Basic Science and Clinical Research Grants 2015


Cystic Fibrosis Canada

For More Information

For more information, please go to the CFC website.


* Note: Letter of Intent due to sponsor directly August 4, 2015 by 5:00 PM EST *

Basic Science:  To support innovative basic science research projects that (i) improve our understanding of CF and/or (ii) have a significant impact on the concepts, methods, treatments, and/or technologies applicable to CF.

Clinical: To support clinical research projects that (i) improve the health and quality of life of CF patients and/or (ii) bridge the gap between research and clinical care. 



Funding Availability

amount of grant determined by the Medical/Scientific Advisory Committee

Indirect Costs


Project Duration

1 - 3 years

Special Notes

All applicants, for initial and renewal grants, must advise CFC of their internet to apply for funding.  A Revised Grants and Award Guide will be available on the website in July.

Letter of Intent

To sponsor directly: August 4, 2015 by 5:00 PM EST

PI to submit by email to Sandra Panditharatne, Program Support Coordinator, Office of Research, (


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

Internal Deadline

to Office of Research: Please submit your application/proposal along with an OR5 form to

External Deadline

How to Apply

A signed PDF copy of the completed application must be submitted via Sharefile ( and  One hard copy of the completed application form (with original signatures), plus any documents being submitted in support of the application must be forwarded to Sandra Panditharatne at 2323 Yonge Street, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario, M4P 2C9 

For Questions, please contact

Joanna Valsamis, Program Director
Research Funding
2323 Yonge Street, Suite 800,
Toronto, Ontario, M4P 2C9

Office of Research

Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x52832

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