Application Procedure

To submit a grant application, download and complete the application form, convert to a PDF and submit by email, AND mail in a hard copy. Refer to the application checklist to ensure your application is complete.

Application Form

The 2019 form can be downloaded as a word document here: BRFApplication_2019. The application should provide a detailed description of your research program, and describe how the requested funds would support it.

Naming Submission Files

To properly identify your application, use this naming convention: LastnameFirstname_BRFApplication_2019.pdf
Attachments may be included with the application document or compiled into a single document and named LastnameFirstname_attachments_BRF_2019.pdf


The next application deadline is March 15, 2019, 5:00 pm ET. Emailed documents must be received no later than March 15, 2019, 5:00 pm ET. Please mail or courier your original hard copy immediately (next day or shortly after); we must have the original in hand to consider your application.

Submitting the Application

Email the application and attachment PDF to:
Please paste the lay language summary and keywords of your research proposal into your email so that it can be distributed to potential reviewers.


Mail or courier the hard copy of your application to:

Banting Research Foundation
6 Queen’s Park Crescent West, Room 10
Toronto, ON M5S 3H2


If you have any questions please first check the Frequently Asked Questions, and if you don’t find an answer to your question, please contact us.