Parkinson Canada Research Program

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Thursday 30th, November 2023

External Deadline: Tuesday 5th, December 2023


Graduate Student Award (GSA) – $20,000/year (2-year term)
For applicants pursuing a PhD and conducting research related to Parkinson’s Disease.

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (PRF) – $45,000/year (2-year term)
For applicants who have received a doctorate degree (PhD or MD) and are exclusively performing research projects related to Parkinson’s Disease.

Clinician Scientist Research Fellowship (CSRF) – $50,000/year or $75,000/year (2-year term)
For applicants who are actively pursuing a research project related to Parkinson’s Disease while concurrently undergoing clinical training.
$50,000/year – Residents in Neurology/Neurosurgery
$75,000/year – Clinical Fellows

Clinical Movement Disorders Fellowship (CMDF) – $75,000/year (1-year term)
A training award for applicants who are enrolled in a clinical fellowship for movement disorders.

Pilot Project Grant (PPG) – $75,000/year (1-year term)
A project grant for principal investigators to perform research in new, high priority areas of Parkinson’s research in Canada.

New Investigator Award (NIA) – $45,000/year (3-year term)
A project grant to encourage and support early career researchers in the field of Parkinson’s Disease who were appointed to their first faculty appointment within the last 5 years.

For more information on the award programs (including Request for Application and Terms and Conditions documents) please visit If you have any further questions about how to apply, please reach out by email (

Funding Sources

Parkinson Canada

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Last modified: September 18, 2023