Graduate Student Research Program
June 1, 2017 – May 31, 2018
Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario (PSSO) is excited to offer its Graduate Student Research Program as a strategic initiative to encourage young scientists to enter the field of Parkinson’s research and to invest in research and training that offers promise for future work in the area of Parkinson’s. PSSO intends to provide awards in the amount of up to $25,000 per year to outstanding graduate students who meet the eligibility criteria of the Program.
PSSO invites applications from applicants committed to conducting Parkinson’s research in the area relevant to the treatment of motor and non-motor symptoms. This initiative is consistent with, and reflects PSSO’s commitment to support research in the Southwestern Ontario region and to foster leadership potential in this area.
December 1, 2016 – Release of Request for Applications
February 15, 2017 – Deadline for Applications
April 2017 – Notification of Successful Applications
June 1, 2017 – Funding Start Date