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reIMAGINE transformative research

Funding minds that fuel our global impact. Together, we can spark discoveries of global significance that change the course of our planet. 

Your financial investment will:

  • Empower thought leadership and ground-breaking research that supports mental, emotional, physical, and social wellness for people of all ages  

  • Fund collaborative research of global importance 

  • Accelerate the journey from lab to incubation and community impact 

  • Support research in sustainability and the environment  

  • Fast-track innovative health and medical research from discovery to commercialization to health system transformation 

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Dr. John Bell

“I am humbled to lead an amazing research team, including so many dedicated and talented uOttawa students who focus on engineering and producing specialized viruses to attack cancer cells.”

Dr. John Bell

— Senior Scientist, Cancer Therapeutics Program Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

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Research support and laboratories

Help us attract and retain top faculty and students with research support and spaces that make the biggest impact on our communities.

Specifically, we are seeking funding for:

  • Faculty chairs, professorships, and research funds
  • Health innovation hub
  • Priority research institutes
  • The Advanced Medical Research Centre
  • Women’s health research
  • Studies from prevention through rehabilitation
  • The Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative
  • Research and supports addressing social determinants of health
  • Research initiatives on AI and society, healthy aging, human rights and social justice and clean growth and innovation
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Support our key initiatives

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Confronting inequities in the shadow of COVID-19

Our research community is devoted to understanding COVID’s societal impact.
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The Advanced Medical Research Centre

Fuel Discovery – Accelerate Impact: Together we will find solutions to our most pressing healthcare challenges.
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uOttawa’s Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Hub

uOttawa is building a cyber security hub on the top floor of our state-of-the-art STEM building.

Get in touch

Development Office

190 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa ON Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel: 613-562-5800 ext. 7222
Toll-free: 888-352-7222
[email protected]

Our Canadian charitable registration number is 11927 8877 RR0001