Event Funding Program


The Ontario Brain Institute (OBI) is committed to working together with brain health-related organizations in order to increase the capacity of their work in Ontario. OBI’s Event Funding Program provides financial assistance of up to $5,000 for events that are aligned with our goal of improving brain health and wellness for Ontarians. The program especially looks to support events that embody OBI’s principles of integration and collaboration. Applications are reviewed three times a year in January, May, and September.

Applicant Eligibility

We welcome applications from registered not-for-profit organizations:

  • University or College
  • Research Institute
  • Hospital
  • Foundation
  • Patient advocacy group
  • Charity

Individuals, independent programs, and university departments must apply through one of the eligible organizations listed above.

Application and Deadline

We are currently accepting applications for our September round of funding! Applications for our next round are due Friday, August 17th, 2018.

Future Deadlines: December 14, 2018; April 12, 2019

Please send the completed Event Funding application form to: events@braininstitute.ca


For questions or more information, please email events@braininstitute.ca