Research on Age-related Macular Degeneration (ADM program) / 2016-2017


Competition year :



Deadline (notice or letter of intent) :

August 31st, 2015, 4:30 PM


Deadline (application) :

December 1st, 2015, 4:30 PM


Amount :

Maximum of $50,000 per year


Duration :

1 year with a possibility of a one-year only renewal


Announcement of results :

April 2016



The objective of this funding program, in partnership with the Antoine-Turmel Foundation (ATF) and the FRQS Vision Health Research Network (VHRN), is to develop knowledge in the age-related macular degeneration (AMD) area to better treat, rehabilitate, and even cure patients with AMD. In order to reach these goals, this program favors the development of a critical mass of Québec researchers in AMD as well as the positioning of Québec as a global leader in this area by using strategic and structuring approaches.

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


Forms  (for information) (in French)

Letter of intent



Evaluation grids (for information)

Evaluation grid