Meet the 2019 Discovery Awardees
With support from our generous donors, we are funding promising early career researchers in our 2019-20 Discovery Award Program
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.
Position: Executive Director (Part-time, estimate .80 FTE) Application deadline: May 8, 2020. The Banting Research Foundation seeks to recruit an Executive Director (approximately 4 days a week). The preferred candidate will have administrative experience in the not-for-profit sector related to…
The Royal Canadian Institute for Science (RCIScience) recently held a public event in Toronto exploring the science behind dieting and healthy eating. The event entitled, “New Year New You: The Science of Healthy Eating,” featured a panel discussion with four…
With generous support from donors and volunteers in 2018, we supported 9 outstanding early career researchers across Canada. These researchers have since made significant progress on their research projects, expanded their research teams, received additional honours and awards, and secured…
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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 ...