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2016/2017 Research Grant



Duration: One year

Funds available: Two grants ($25,000 each)

Or may be combined for one grant of $50,000

Through this process, ORSA invites grant applications from professionals committed to conducting novel, emerging, or innovative research in areas relevant to the cure, cause, prevention, improved treatment and/or understanding of Rett Syndrome and its implications on society. This program is provided to support current investigators and encourage new investigators to pursue research in Rett Syndrome.


ORSA intends to provide awards to outstanding applicants who meet the eligibility criteria of the Program and who have been approved by its Research Grant Advisory Committee (the “Advisory Committee”). Further support is possible to existing funded projects by offering the option to renew funding upon the successful applicant’s re-application to the program.


Click below to download


Request for Applications for the Research Grant Program


Letter of Intent Form


Should you have any inquiries, please contact:


Rick Goodhew

O.R.S.A. Advisory Committee

Ontario Rett Syndrome Association