Current Competitions

Ontario Genomics seeks to connect members of the scientific community with funding and award opportunities for research, commercialization, training and education.

Genome Canada’s Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) (OPEN)

Category: Research / Commercialization
Application Deadline: See program page
Total project Value: Up to $6M*

Genomics in Society Interdisciplinary Research Teams Program (GiSIRT) (OPEN)

Category: GE3LS Research
Registrations Deadline: May 27, 2019
Total project Value: $500,000 – $1 million

Ontario Regional Priorities Partnership Program (ON-RP3) (ONGOING)

Category: Research / Implementation
Registrations Deadline: CLOSED
Maximum project size: $375,000 – $500,000 total project budget.

2018 Large-Scale Applied Research Project (LSARP)
Genomics Solutions for Agriculture, Agri-food, Fisheries and Aquaculture
 (ONGOING)

Category: Research
Registrations Deadline: CLOSED
Approximately $30 million available


Genome Canada’s Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition (B/CB) (CLOSED)

Category: Research
Registrations Deadline: CLOSED
Total project Value: $500k-$1M per project (total)

Disruptive Innovations in Genomics (DIG)
Phase 2 Funding Competition
 (CLOSED)

Category: Research
Registrations Deadline: CLOSED
Total project Value: Approx. $5.5M

Genomics Technology Platforms Competition: Operations Support and Technology Development Funds (CLOSED)

Category: Research / Commercialization
Application Deadline: CLOSED
Total project Value: Up to $15M*

Ontario Genomics’ Pre-commercialization Business Development Fund (PBDF) (CLOSED)

Category: Commercialization
Application Deadline: CLOSED
Total project Value: Up to $100k/project

*Projects above this maximum will be considered – Please see specific competition information.