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) (ONGOING)

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


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

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 (CLOSED)

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.