Research Leadership Award
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, so we encourage you to submit nominations as early as possible.
This award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated leadership and contributed significantly to advancing Crohn's and colitis research in Canada and has made an exceptional leadership contribution to the mission of Crohn’s and Colitis Canada.
The deadline for nominations is August 15 by 5:00 pm ET.
The award will be presented at the annual Meeting of the Minds in Toronto, ON. Recipients will have the opportunity to present their work as speakers of the conference.
Nominated by their fellow scientists, recipients of the Research Leadership Award have made an exceptional contribution to Crohn’s and Colitis Canada’s Promise to cure Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults living with these chronic diseases.
IBD scientists and researchers in Canada are eligible to be nominated. Nominations can be submitted by fellow scientists and IBD researchers.
Submitting a nomination
Nominees must complete the online application form below. Please note, applications are no longer being accepted via email or mail. If you encounter any difficulties with the online application forms, please contact research...crohnsandcolitis...ca.
Past Winners include:
2022 Dr. Anne Griffiths, MD, Toronto, ON
2021 Dr. Gilaad Kaplan, Calgary, AB
2020 Dr. Aleixo Muise, Toronto, ON
2019 Dr. Charles Bernstein, Winnipeg, MB
2018 Dr. Laura Sly, Vancouver, BC
If you have any questions about Crohn's and Colitis Canada grant programs or awards, please do not hesitate to connect with us. Direct your questions to:
Research Grants Administrator
Tel. (416) 920-5035 ext. 252