Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario Seed Funding Grant 2015-2016


Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario


POGO offers annual Seed Funding Grants to facilitate or support feasibility studies, self-contained studies, or the development of grant applications.


PI should be faculty at a Canadian University 

Funding Availability

up to $15,000

Indirect Costs


Special Notes

While the Seed Funding Grant is open to all applicants, primary consideration will be given to Ontario citizens and landed immigrants within the province. Projects should be conducted in Ontario, although applicants do not have to be permanent residents of Ontario.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  October 5, 2015 by 5:00 pm

Submitting:  Email completed registration to Rachelle Marek at

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal with an OR5 form to

External Deadline

How To Apply

Completed applications must be sent to Rachelle Marek ( Hardcopy applications are not required. 

Information for Co-applicants

If you need to meet a deadline set by the lead institution for this opportunity, please ensure that you provide the Office of Research with at lead 5 days in advance of the lead institution’s deadline to review the application, or your proposed component of the project.  Please be in touch with the ORS (contact information below) ahead of the deadline if it looks like it will be difficult for you to submit all the required documentation on time (ie, budget, proposal, OR5 form).

For More Information

For more information, please go to the POGO website 

For Questions, please contact

Madeline Riehl
Senior Assoc. Research & Planning      
(416) 592-1232                                              

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