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The Banting Foundation successfully auctions two landscape paintings by Sir Frederick Banting
The Banting Foundation is very grateful for the kind support of the Heffel Fine Art auction.
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Discovery 2022: Bold Ideas to Tackle Health and Climate Change Challenges
The conversation highlighted the diversity of research, impact and ongoing challenges we all face. Stay tuned for the sequel!
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To Invest in the early careers of researchers who demostrate excellence and creativity in health and biomedical sciences.

Discovery Award

We provide research grants to the highest ranked applicants in our annual peer-reviewed competition.

Our Impact

As the oldest Canadian medical research charity, we have awarded over 1350 grants to early-career researchers across Canada.

Together with our donors and volunteers, we are launching health and biomedical discovery across 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.

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