Research & Training Funding

Kick-Start Stage 2: Application Materials

The Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine (OIRM) and C3i Center Inc. are on a mission to make it easier for Ontario’s regenerative medicine (RM) sector to thrive. OIRM and C3i are partnering with the BioInnovation Fund, Bloom Burton & Co., Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization and Versant Ventures to ensure these made-in-Ontario technologies get the strategic support they need to succeed.

A full program guide and all necessary application documents can be downloaded by clicking here (.zip file).

Note: The NOI submission deadline has passed (Stage 1). Only those who submitted an NOI are eligible to submit a full application to Kick-Start.

Key dates:

Stage 2: Program Guidelines and Application
– Program Launch: Monday, April 5th, 2021
– Program Webinar: Thursday, April 8th, 2021
– Application Deadline: Mon, June 7th, 2021

Submissions will be reviewed throughout the summer toward a funding announcement in mid-September, 2021.

Oct 06, 2021 Breaking Through on Made-in-Ontario Stem Cell Treatments

Oct 05, 2021 Fast Five: Meet Dr. Marjorie Brand

Aug 04, 2021 Lines of Sight: Biomaterials Deliver Cells to Treat Ocular Disease

Aug 04, 2021 Fast Five: Meet Dr. James Ellis

Jul 05, 2021 Moving Forward on OIRM’s #MadeinOntario Mission

Jul 05, 2021 Fast Five: Meet Dr. Dean H. Betts

Jun 03, 2021 Fast Five: Meet Dr. Harold Atkins

Jun 03, 2021 Unlocking Neural Regeneration

May 19, 2021 Fast Five: Meet Dr. Marc Jeschke

May 19, 2021 COVID-19 Breathes New Life into Sepsis Research