Supporting health through research and education.


The MMSF is pleased to announce that $258,732 has been approved for operating grants for the following successful applicants from the Competition for Funds held in October 2017.

Wherever possible we work cooperatively with partners to jointly fund MMSF approved operating grants. At this time, not all of our partnerships for 2017/18 operating grant recipients have been finalized. Updates shall be posted to our website as the information becomes available. Please refer to the About Us, Partnerships and Awards Recipients pages of our website for future updates.

The following are the successful applicants and approved amounts from our 2017 Competition for Funds:

  • Dr. Devi Atukorallaya – $30,000
  • Dr. Luc Clair – $30,000
  • Dr. Brett Houston – $29,613
  • Dr. Maya Jeyaraman – $30,000
  • Dr. Kheira Jolin-Dahel – $30,000
  • Dr. Jason Kindrachuk – $19,219
  • Dr. Kendra Rieger – $25,000
  • Dr. Trisha Scribbans – $30,000
  • Dr. Tabrez Siddiqui – $34,900

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For details on all MMSF awards please see the Award Recipients Section of our website.

The Manitoba Medical Service Foundation (MMSF) provides funding to new Manitoba researchers and students, for the advancement of scientific knowledge, and other endeavors, in order to improve the health and well-being of all Manitobans.

The MMSF strives to be an important source of support for health-related research and education, in collaboration with other Manitoba organizations. We are inspired by the accomplishments of those who have received funding through the MMSF and their partners, and we look forward to continuing our mission of supporting health-related research and education in Manitoba.

Since 1971, the Manitoba Medical Service Foundation has provided over $20 MILLION towards furthering health-related research and education in Manitoba.

Download an application form, see our award recipients, or learn more about us.

Primary Sponsor

  • mbc

Funding Partners

  • chrim
  • stbhr
  • uofm
  • vghf
  • twf