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Arthritis Society of Canada: Ignite Innovation Grants

Research Admin Offices:

  • HRS

Funding Type:


Opportunity Type:

  • Grant


The maximum grant per application is $50,000 annually for up to two years ($100,000 total). These grants are non-renewable.


  • Health Sciences



Internal Deadline:

June 14, 2023

Sponsor Deadline:

June 29, 2023

Additional Dates:

  • Abstract Registration Deadline - May 16, 2023


This opportunity supports high risk-high reward research related to arthritis, with a special opportunity also available this year to study Dupuytren Disease.


To be considered eligible for this grant:

  • Applications must be submitted by an eligible Principal Investigator (PI) at an eligible Canadian Host institution as defined by Arthritis Society Canada. The full description of eligibility, as well as the roles and responsibilities of the PI and HI in the management of Arthritis Society Canada’s research and training funds are defined on the  Arthritis Society Canada website.


Additional Details.


If applying from the Faculty of Health Sciences, unless otherwise indicated, you no longer need to send documents to HRS Intake. Your first point of contact is your assigned Senior Grants Advisor.