Startup ForumCategory: Startup CompetitionsExceptional Opportunities Competition COVID-19
foundersbeta Staff asked 2 weeks ago

CFI: Call for an Exceptional Opportunities competition focused on COVID-19

The threat of infectious disease continues to be a major global concern for human health and is a key driver of healthcare system costs, human lives lost and economic turmoil. Through this Exceptional Opportunities Fund – COVID-19 competition, the CFI will invest up to $25 million with the objective of supporting urgent needs for equipment for ongoing research related to COVID-19.

The deadline for submitting proposals is July 6, 2020. Please note that the CFI Awards Management System (CAMS) will be ready to receive proposals starting June 10, 2020. Please send any question you may have to EOF-COVID19@innovation.ca.

Consult the UPDATED Guidelines for completing a proposal for details on how to apply.