2020 Turnbull-Tator Award in Spinal Cord Injury and Concussion Research

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (December 2, 2020)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Amount: $50,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External

Citizenship:

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident

Programs:

  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science

Program(s):

  • School of Graduate Studies

Brain Canada Foundation and the Barbara Turnbull Foundation for Spinal Cord Research are pleased to announce the launch of the 2020 Turnbull-Tator Award in Spinal Cord Injury and Concussion Research.  

This award aims to recognize an outstanding publication in the field of spinal cord and/or brain injury research (including concussion) in the last two years with a $50,000 prize. Applicants will need to demonstrate that their publication includes novel and groundbreaking results that represent a major advancement for the field. 

The Turnbull-Tator Award competition is open to all active investigators in any phase of their career, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows conducting research at a Canadian institution. Brain Canada and the Barbara Turnbull Foundation are committed to excellence through equity, and we encourage applicants of diverse backgrounds to apply to our funding opportunities.  

The deadline for receipt of Applications is December 2, 2020 (16:00 EST). Please refer to the Request for Applications for additional details.