Alberta Alzheimer Research Program

The Alberta Prion Research Institute (Prion Institute) and the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories (ASANT) present the Alberta Alzheimer Research Program (AARP). The AARP allows qualified Alberta investigators to seek funding for research directly related to Alzheimer’s disease in areas related to understanding the fundamental mechanisms of the disease and/or improving the quality of life of those with Alzheimer’s disease. There are two streams for grants: Young Investigator Grants and Regular Research Grants.

Agency Name: 
Alberta Prion Research Institute (Alberta Innovates)
Contact Name: 
Penny D'Agnone
Grant Amount: 
Young Investigator Grants are available to Alberta researchers who are within five years of their first appointment after completing their research training. These grants are for up to $200,000 with a term of up to three years. Regular Research Grants are available to all Alberta researchers, including young investigators. These grants are for up to $150,000 with a term of up to three years.
Grant Location: 
External
External Deadline: 
Monday, October 23, 2017
Grant Type: 
Research
Grant Area: 
Health
Natural Science
Grant Eligibility: 
Faculty