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Alzheimer Society - New Investigator Operating Grants

Opportunity NameNew Investigator Operating Grant
AgencyAlzheimer Society
Indirect CostsIneligible
DurationUp to 4 years
Application due to FSc RO at for full review10-21-2022
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review10-28-2022
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory review11-02-2022, by 9:00AM
Application due at agency 11-04-2022, by 5:00PM

To provide grants and awards to support Canadian studies that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias (ADOD). The New Investigator Operating Grantsare designed to help launch the careers of outstanding researchers who are within the first 6 years of their initial academic appointment. 


Must be within the first 6 years of initial faculty position.

Recipients of past ASRP Young/New Investigator grants are ineligible to apply for a New Investigator Operating Grant.  Applications for the New Investigator Grant are not permitted to include co-investigators. Collaborators may be listed.

How to Apply

York University researchers are reminded that all applications for external research funding, including Letters of Intent, must be reviewed and approved by the Office of Research Services before they are submitted to the granting agency.  For internal approval, the application must be accompanied by a completed ORS Checklist, which requires the Dean’s signature.  Please send the complete application, with the finalized budget and a completed ORS checklist to, five days prior to agency deadline.

ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here.

For specific questions, please contact your FSc Research Officer

Stefanie Bernaudo
Research Officer
(Biology, Physics & Astronomy, Science & Technology Studies)

Phoebe Tsz-Wai Chan
Research Officer
(Chemistry, Mathematics & Statistics)