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June 28, 2019

Call for Proposals: 2020 Gairdner Ontario Symposium

International Health Science Symposium Competition

Presenting Sponsor:

We invite applications for our annual Gairdner Ontario Symposium Grant.
Deadline:  Monday, September 9, 2019

Gairdner offers significant funding and support to bring the world’s best health scientists to Canada to address the newest discoveries and most pressing issues in biomedical research.

We encourage applicants to include prominent international scientists, student outreach, public lectures and innovative programming. Partnerships between institutions or organizations are welcomed if beneficial to the overall program.

 Organizational Guidelines:

  • The Symposium must take place in the 2020 calendar year in the province of Ontario.
  • The Symposium must be at least one full day in length.
  • The Symposium must highlight an area of biomedical research with current importance and advances.

To be considered for this grant, please complete the Symposium Planning and Symposium Budget forms available below and submit to Sarah Devonshire at sarah@gairdner.org  by Monday, September 9, 2019.

Download Application Forms