Priorité patient – Competition 2021
Priorité patient – Competition 2021

Competition rules can be find here

This funding program is sponsored by Oncopole, FRQS cancer hub, in partnership with Unité de soutien SSA Québec and in collaboration with the Programme québécois de cancérologie (PQC) of the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux of Québec.

General objective

This competition is seeking to fund research projects that will help improve the services and care provided to cancer patients as well as their quality of life and that of their caregivers. Projects must primarily address one or more of the issues raised by Oncopole patient-partner committee.

Competition total budget : $600 000

Grant amount per project : maximum of $200 000 over 2 years.

Important dates

  • Deadline for submitting the Letter of Intent: : November 1st 2021, by 4:00 pm
  • Methodology Workshop : during the week of December 6, 2021
  • Deadline for submitting the Complete application : February 7, 2022, by 4:00 pm


For more informations, please contact the following persons :

  • Oncopole : Maxime Dumais, Development Coordinator – Oncopole.
  • Priorité patient CompetitionSandy Lalonde, Program Manager – FRQS.
  • Methodology Workshop : Joe Guillaume Pelletier, Executive Director – Unité de soutien SSA Québec.
Oncopole : Maxime Dumais, Development Coordinator – Oncopole.

Priorité patient Competition : Sandy Lalonde, Program Manager – FRQS.

Methodology workshop : Joe Guillaume Pelletier, Deputy Director – Unité de soutien SSA Québec
$200 000 per project over 2 years
Letter of Intent submission
November 1st, 2021, 4:00 pm
Methodology Workshop - Mandatory
Week of December 6, 2021
Complete application submission
February 7, 2022, 4:00 pm