The Banting Research Foundation
For More Information
For more information, please go to the Banting Research Foundation website.
The Banting Research Foundation awards to outstanding new investigators in any area of medical research who are within the first three years of their independent appointment at a university or research institute in Canada. The intent is to provide seed funding so that applicants are able to gather pilot data to enhance their competitiveness for other sources of funding.
New investigators within the first three years of their independent appointment; have not been awarded by their institution more than $150,000 in start-up funding; have not been awarded more than $50,000 per annum in external operating funds at the application deadline date.
Up to $25,000 – 5-6 award annually
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
Email the application and attachment PDF to: email@example.com and mail or courier your original hard copy along with original signatures immediately (next day or shortly after) to the Banting Research Foundation. The application must be accompanied by a letter of nomination from the applicant’s host department or division head.