Merit Awards Program

We are pleased to launch the 2018 Merit Awards Program. These awards aim to support the development of talented investigators and to foster the sustained growth of research capacity in our department. The ultimate goal is to promote discoveries that will improve the lives of our patients.

The Merit Awards Program is designed to fund faculty members at any stages of their careers. Applications are welcomed for all areas of inquiry including preclinical and clinical sciences, education and safety-related research. We seek to support research excellence as judged by standard metrics, such as peer-reviewed publications, external grants, and the development of high-quality investigators and trainees.

Please follow the instructions  to complete your application. We have also included a helpful Guidelines and Best Practices to assist you in the application process.

                 Launch of Program: June 6, 2018
                 Deadline for application submission: September 28, 2018
                 Decision to be announced: October 26, 2018


Contact Us
For information or questions regarding the application  process, please contact or (416) 978-4306.