Unleashing Potential

The future of neurotechnology, being built in Alberta

Neuro Nexus is a multidisciplinary design competition that aims to bridge the gap between disciplines, accelerate research, and improve the translation of new ideas to impact neuroscience, neurological disorders and mental health.

What's Happening Now

How it Works

Our unique virtual hybrid innovation competition for brain science and mental health unfolds over six key stages:

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Applications are now closed for innovators and challenges, and decisions on projects and participants have been announced. Innovators are learning about projects and networking with their respective challenge champions, considering which ones they would like to address during the program.

This year, winning teams will receive $80k+ in awards across 3 categories

Industry

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Research

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Entrepreneurial

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Paid internships with industry partners*

•  $10,000 top prize

•  $5,000 runner-up prize

Grants for innovators in top research labs

•  $10,000 top prize

•  $5,000 runner-up prize

Seed funding for entrepreneurs*

•  $10,000 top prize

•  $5,000 runner-up prize

*awards in this cateogry can be matched by MITACS through their Accelerate and E-Accelerate programs

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challenges submitted
321
innovator applications
37
mentors

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