A participatory, cameras-on event! You'll get to be in small discussion groups with other attendees and some amazing young investigators. Come prepared to participate!"
The Discovery Award 2020 winners are all here!
Investing in the Future
Help support the early careers of outstanding health and biomedical researchers in Canada
We identify young Canadian researchers with limited resources who demonstrate excellence and creativity in health and biomedical science and provide them with Discovery Awards.
While the public is aware of the potentially deadly pathogens invading our hospitals, such as the highly infectious agents C. difficile or drug resistant Staph aureus (MRSA), a newer and much lesser known fungal pathogen has been emerging. This deadly,…
The Banting Foundation and CANSSI Ontario are pleased to announce the first Discovery Award in Data Science Scholar: Dylan Kobsar, who is Assistant Professor of Neuromechanics in the Department of Kinesiology at McMaster University. Dr. Kobsar received this year’s award for…
The 95th Annual Banting Research Foundation Discovery Awards honour seven investigators for new projects in innovative health and biomedical research. Each award is valued up to $25,000. The Foundation is pleased to note the 62 applications received were divided equally…
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Early support of the Foundation was very helpful in setting my course towards the Gairdner Wightman award.
Assistance from my award helped me on my path to becoming the advocate, scientist, and academic leader I am today.
[the grant] was essential to the survival and development of my research lab at a very difficult time of funding…
Owing to the generous Banting Discovery Award we where able to significantly advance our research program.
Success begets success so smaller grants like the Discovery Award can make a big difference to early career investigators ...