The 2020 Jackson Mooney Dystonia Patient Grant - Competition Closed

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The Jackson Mooney Patient Grant Application Process is now closed.  Shortlisted candidates have been invited to submit a full application by June 1, 2020.

Stay tuned for details on grant recipients after July 2020.

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.

Previous Award Recipients

Click here to learn more about our 2019 Award Recipients

Click here to learn more about our 2018 Award Recipient

Click here to learn more about our 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.