Huntington Society of Canada NAVIGATOR Research Competition

The long standing Navigator Research Program supports HD researchers across Canada. This program supports basic scientific research of direct and immediate relevance to Huntington Disease in Canada with the aim of providing a platform for the recruitment of outstanding investigators to HD research, to facilitate research collaboration nationally and internationally, and to support research that is relevant to other neurodegenerative disorders. The competition is run once per year.

The goal of the NAVIGATOR Research Program is to provide funding for Canadian scientific research of direct and immediate relevance to Huntington Disease; to provide a platform for the future recruitment of outstanding investigators to HD research; to facilitate research collaboration nationally and internationally, and research which is relevant to other neurodegenerative disorders as well as HD. 

Eligibility

Individuals holding a full-time faculty appointment in an appropriate discipline at a Canadian university, research institute, or hospital are eligible to apply for funding through the NAVIGATOR Research Program. 

Timeline
  • LOI, electronic and hard copy due May 31, 2021 by 3:00 p.m. ET
  • Full proposal, if requested, electronic and hard copy, due July 9, 2021 3:00 p.m. ET
  • Announvement of decisions July 30, 2021
  • Funding may commence August 13, 2021

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Agency Name: 
Huntington Society of Canada
Contact Name: 
Penny D'Agnone
Grant Amount: 
Up to $75,000 per year for one or two years
Grant Location: 
External
External Deadline: 
Monday, May 31, 2021
Internal Deadline: 
Monday, May 24, 2021
Grant Type: 
Research
Salary
Travel
Equipment
Grant Area: 
Health
Grant Eligibility: 
Faculty