The 2021 Jackson Mooney Dystonia Patient Grant – Now Accepting Applications

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The Jackson Mooney Patient Grant is now accepting applications for 2021.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit a full application by June 1, 2021.

2020 Jackson Mooney Patient Grant Winners Announced, See below.

The Jackson Mooney Dystonia Patient Grant was established to provide financial assistance of up to $5,000.00 for Canadian residents who are living with dystonia, in financial need and committed to enhancing their current situation through furthering their education. You can read about Jackson Mooney's experience with dystonia here.

To qualify for this grant, an individual must: 

• Have been diagnosed by a medical professional as having dystonia;

• Be a Canadian citizen or a Permanent Resident with Canada as their primary home;

• Be able to confirm either: you are in the process of acquiring further education or skills to accommodate a change in career because of your dystonia, and able to demonstrate a financial need due to severely impacted work or lifestyle changes because of their dystonia; or you are in the process of furthering their education through post-secondary education of some kind.

To learn more about past winners please click on the links below:

2020 Award Recipients

2019 Award Recipients

2018 Award Recipient

2017 Award Recipient

Note: DMRF Canada reserves the right to award any denomination of funds up to $5,000.00, based on the application and that reserves the right to award this grant to more than one recipient.