Quantum Leap: New pharma-led funding program for Canadian drug discovery research – Call for Proposals/Application

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Memorial Deadline: Monday 15th, November 2021

External Deadline: Thursday 18th, November 2021


Together with the Quebec Consortium for Drug Discovery (CQDM), Brain Canada is pleased to share an upcoming funding opportunity for Canadian researchers. CQDM’s Quantum Leap pharma-led funding program for drug discovery research aims to support innovative translational biopharmaceutical research projects that are at advanced stages of development and that have the potential to improve, facilitate and/or accelerate the drug discovery process and the development of safer and more effective drugs.

Projects selected as part of the Quantum Leap program focus on developing cutting-edge technologies with the potential to significantly advance the R&D activities of CQDM’s pharmaceutical members. Quantum Leap projects are executed in close collaboration and with the expert support and funds of pharmaceutical members.

Brain Canada is partnering with the Quantum Leap pharma-led funding program for drug discovery research on eligible brain related projects.

Please note: Budget structures can vary depending on each project, please contact CQDM to confirm eligibility before applying.

Please email appliquez-apply@cqdm.org

Funding for the Quantum Leap partnership is thanks to Brain Canada and the CQDM.

Call for proposals are open year-round for Quantum Leap projects.

Deadline to participate in the next selection round: November 18th, 2021

For more information, please contact Jesse Paterson, Senior Director of Business Development at CQDM, at appliquez-apply@cqdm.org

Additional information can be found on the Brain Canada’s Website.

Funding Sources

Brain Canada Foundation

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: October 26, 2021