The Operating Grants Competition is the principal means by which the Cancer Research Society fulfills its mission to support fundamental, early translational and environment-cancer research on all types of cancer to contribute to the advancement of science aimed at preventing, detecting and treating this disease.
Our Operating Grants Competition takes place every year and is open to researchers across Canada.
Amount : $60,000 per year
Duration : 2 years
Start date : September 1
November 7, 2017 Letter of Intent instructions and form available online
* Submitting a Letter of Intent is mandatory for all applicants
December 5, 2017, 11:59 pm (ET) Deadline for submitting the Letter of Intent
December 19 , 2017 Results of the Letters of Intent are announced
December 19 , 2017 Application instructions and form available online
February 15, 2018, 11:59 pm (ET) Deadline for submitting a full application *
April 27, 2018 Deadline for Publications Updates
August 2018 Results are announced following approval of the Cancer Research Society's Board of Directors.
September 1, 2018 Payments to grantees begin
* Only those applicants who submitted a Letter of Intent may submit a complete application. Applicants will receive an e-mail with the PIN(s) assigned to their project(s) no later than December 19, 2017. If by January 5, 2018 you have not received the confirmation e-mail with your PIN(s), please contact us without delay at email@example.com.
The answers to your questions for the 2018 competition.
Lucille Beaudet, Ph.D., MBA
firstname.lastname@example.org, or 514-861-9227, ext 234
Toll-free: 1 888 766-2262, ext 234