Research on age-related macular degeneration (AMD Program) / 2015-2016


Competition year :



Deadline (application) :

March 31st, 2015, 5 PM


Amount :

50 000 $


Duration :

1 year


Announcement of results :

April 2015



The objective of this funding program, launched in partnership with the Antoine-Turmel Foundation and the FRQS Vision Health Research Network (VHRN or RRSV), is to promote knowledge development in the age-related macular degeneration (AMD) area. Another aim of this program is to contribute to the development of a critical mass of Québec researchers in AMD and to help Québec to position itself as a global leader in this area.

By becoming a member of the VHRN, the awardees of this AMD program will have access to all resources developed by the network (common infrastructures, databases, tissue banks, etc.).

Program description (PDF)

Formulaire (Word)