Trainee Funding Opportunities

There are a number of different funding opportunities are available. Some opportunities are listed below but you are encouraged to also speak with your research institutes for more opportunities. 

Alex R. Cummings Trainee Travel Award

Funds Available: $1,000

Application Deadline: November 1st (for conferences held between January 1st & June 30th of following year) & May 1st (for conferences held between July 1st & December 31st of same year)


Clark H. Smith Brain Tumour Centre Graduate Scholarship

Total Funds Available: $15,000

This scholarship will be matched each year by $10,000 from the recipient’s supervisor.

Deadline: August 31


Daniel Family Foundation Graduate Scholarship

Funds Available: $3,000 per year

Application Deadline: November 30th


Institute Director Graduate Scholarship in Cancer Research

Funds Available: $2500

Application Deadline: November 30th


Postdoctoral Scholar Recruitment

Funds Available: $50,000

Application Deadline: July 31


Rejeanne Taylor Research Prize

Funds Available: $10,000 

Application Deadline: June 1st

Opportunity every two years