|Research Area||Genome Canada is pleased to advise the research community of an upcoming funding opportunity – the 2017 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition – Genomics and Precision Health.|
|Funding Amount||$2-10 million, upto 4 years|
Aimed at supporting projects that will demonstrate how genomics-based research can contribute to a more evidence-based approach to health and, thereby, improve health outcomes, and/or enhance the cost-effectiveness of the healthcare system.
This Competition is anticipated to be formally launched in early 2017 with detailed guidelines and application forms available at that time.
Applicants will be required to apply for funding through their regional Genome Centre. The application process will be comprised of three steps: Registration, Pre-Application and Full Application. Based on a January 2017 Competition launch, the deadline for Registrations is expected to be in March, 2017.
DoM Internal Signature Deadline (Dept Head signature): TBC
FoM Internal Signature Deadline (for Dean’s signature): TBC
Agency deadline: TBC