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20200131
8000000

Nobel Prize International Verified Date 5 5 days until deadline

Deadline: January 31, 2020
Maximum Award: 8,000,000 kr SEK

Awards service to humanity in the fields of physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and peace.

20200131
2560000

LUI Che Woo Prize International 5 5 days until deadline

Deadline: January 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $2,560,000 USD

Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.

20200131
100000

Studies in NSE Research in Canada Canadian 5 5 days until deadline

Deadline: January 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

This is a special opportunity for people studying the state of natural sciences and engineering research in Canada. While this is an NSERC grant, it may be of more interest to social science/science policy researchers than it is to traditional NSERC researchers.

20200131
4950000

Training Grant : CIHR-NSERC-SSHRC Healthy Cities Research Training Platform (HCRTP) Canadian Verified Date 5 5 days until deadline

Deadline: January 31, 2020
Maximum Award: $4,950,000 CAD

CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC are jointly funding a national Healthy Cities Research Training Platform (HCRTP) to develop an interdisciplinary, cross-sectoral training initiative that will generate cutting-edge knowledge and build capacity for implementation science and solutions-based research.

20200201
1

Canada Awards for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Canadian Verified Date 6 6 days until deadline

Deadline: February 01, 2020
Maximum Award: Varies

Recognizes excellence in Canadian innovation and entrepreneurship, while educating present and future generations of disruptors.

20200203
0

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20200203
75000

Insight Development Grants (IDG) Canadian Verified Date 8 8 days until deadline

Deadline: February 03, 2020
Maximum Award: $75,000 CAD

The IDG funding enables the development of new research questions, as well as experimentation with new methods, theoretical approaches and/or ideas.  This is an excellent opportunity for new scholar(s) / researcher(s) to explore new research.  Also, this funding permits seasoned researcher(s) to develop/explore new avenues of research. Researchers may only apply for and hold, as applicant, only one IDG at a time.

20200203
0

MIT Technology Review Magazine's Innovators Under 35 Global list International Verified Date 8 8 days until deadline

Deadline: February 03, 2020

Recognizes the top 35 innovators around the world who are under 35 years old.

20200205
13250000

Project Grant Program: Spring 2020 Canadian Verified Date 10 10 days until deadline

Deadline: February 05, 2020
Maximum Award: $13,250,000 CAD

The Project Grant Program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes.

20200206
100000

Mitacs Elevate Postdoc Fellowships Canadian 11 11 days until deadline

Deadline: February 06, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

Mitacs Elevate trains emerging research management leaders through an exclusive professional skills curriculum. Fellows gain theoretical and experiential training in areas such as project management and presentations.

20200214

Stein Rokkan Prize International Verified Date 19 19 days until deadline

Deadline: February 14, 2020

Recognizes a very substantial and original contribution in comparative social science research.

20200217
20000

Partnership Grants - Stage 1 Canadian Verified Date 22 22 days until deadline

Deadline: February 17, 2020
Maximum Award: $20,000 CAD

Partnership Grants provide support for new and existing formal partnerships over 4 to 7 years to advance research, research training and/or knowledge mobilization.

20200218
24000000

New Frontiers in Research Fund-2020 Transformation Competition (NFRFT) Canadian Verified Date 23 23 days until deadline

Deadline: February 18, 2020
Maximum Award: $24,000,000 CAD

The objective of the Transformation stream is to support large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research projects that address a major challenge with the potential to realize real and lasting change. The challenge may be fundamental, leading to a scientific breakthrough, or applied, with a social, economic, environmental or health impact. Projects are expected to be world-leading, drawing on global research expertise, when relevant.

20200221
225000

Trudeau Mentors Canadian 26 26 days until deadline

Deadline: February 21, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $225,000 CAD

Prioritizes experience on the ground in order for Scholars to enhance their appetite for risk taking.

20200228
50000000

Japan Prize International Verified Date 33 33 days until deadline

Deadline: February 28, 2020
Maximum Award: ¥50,000,000 JPY

Recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology.

20200301
250000

Recognizes teams of researchers from different disciplines who have combined their expertise to produce achievements of outstanding international significance in the natural sciences and engineering.

20200301
1000000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Herzberg Canada Gold Medal Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

Recognizes individuals who has demonstrated sustained excellence and influence in research for a body of work conducted in Canada that has substantially advanced the fields of natural sciences or engineering.

20200301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020
Maximum Award: 3,000,000 kr SEK

Honours and supports those offering practical and exemplary answers to the most urgent challenges facing us today.

20200301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Medals & Awards Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

20200301
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Innis-Gerin Medal Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020

Rewards a distinguished and sustained contribution to the literature of the social sciences.

20200301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) J.B. Tyrell Historical Medal Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020

Awards outstanding work in the history of Canada.

20200304
13250000

Project Grant Program: Spring 2020 Canadian Verified Date 38 38 days until deadline

Deadline: March 04, 2020
Maximum Award: $13,250,000 CAD

The Project Grant Program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes.

20200306

Order of British Columbia Canadian Verified Date 40 40 days until deadline

Deadline: March 06, 2020

Any British Columbian (or former long-term resident) who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, excellence or distinction in any field. Community leadership, business, labour, industry, volunteer service, research, culture, the arts, sports… the possibilities are nearly endless.

20200312
3000000

Large-Scale Applied Research Projects: Genomic Solutions for Natural Resources and the Environment Canadian Verified Date 46 46 days until deadline

Deadline: March 12, 2020
Maximum Award: $3,000,000 CAD

Supports applied research projects focused on using genomic approaches to address challenges and opportunities of importance to Canada’s natural resources and environment sectors, including interactions between natural resources and the environment, thereby contributing to the Canadian bioeconomy and the well-being of Canadians.

20200315
750000

Balzan Prize International Verified Date 49 49 days until deadline

Deadline: March 15, 2020
Maximum Award: 750,000 SFr CHF

Fosters culture, the sciences and the most meritorious initiatives in the cause of humanity, peace and fraternity among peoples throughout the world. 

20200329
10000

Community Engagement Initiative (CEI) - Call for Proposals Canadian 63 63 days until deadline

Deadline: March 29, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

SFU’s Community Engagement Initiative offers small grants to SFU faculty and staff to catalyze community-university impact through the practice of respectful, mutually-beneficial research, learning and creative activity. The average grant amount has been approximately $6,000 per funded initiative with projects supported each year in most faculties and in many departments. The maximum funding available is $10,000 per proposal.

20200330

Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian Verified Date 64 64 days until deadline

Deadline: March 30, 2020

The objective of the Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants  is to accelerate the pre-competitive development of promising technology originating from the university and to promote its transfer to a new or established Canadian company.

20200331

VPR Travel Grants, Social Sciences/Humanities -Pool 2 [September 1 through March 31] International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Submissions are accepted September 1st through March 31st or, until all available funds have been committed. For faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences beginning September 1 through March 31.

20200331
200000

King Faisal International Prize International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

Deadline: March 31, 2020
Maximum Award: $200,000 USD

Recognizes outstanding works in five categories: Service to Islam, Islamic Studies, Arabic Language and Literature, Medicine, and Science.

20200331
120000

Robert Koch Award International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

Deadline: March 31, 2020
Maximum Award: €120,000 EUR

Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.

20200331
2000

VPR Travel Grants, Social Sciences/Humanities, Pool 2 [September 1 through March 31] International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

Deadline: March 31, 2020
Maximum Award: $2,000 CAD

VP Research Travel Grants are provided for faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences to present a paper (including the presentation of a poster in a poster session), to serve as a keynote speaker or in the case of faculty in the School for the Contemporary Arts, to present one’s own creative work to a peer group. Awards for North American travel to a Maximum of $900 and International travel to a Maximum of $2,000.

20200401
100000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Gold Medal Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: April 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

Recognizes sustained leadership, dedication and originality of thought and have inspired students and colleagues alike. Institution submits nominations to SSHRC.

20200401
25000

Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize International Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: April 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $25,000 USD

Recognizes outstanding and lasting scholarly contributions to racial, ethnic and/or religious relations. 

20200401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Connection Award Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: April 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Recognizes individuals or teams whose SSHRC-funded project has engaged the campus and/or wider community, and has generated intellectual, cultural, social and/or economic impacts. Nominations submitted by the institution.

20200401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Insight Award Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: April 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Recognizes individuals or teams whose project has resulted in significant contribution to knowledge and understanding about people, societies and the world. These are institutional and limited submission nominations.

20200401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Partnership Award Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: April 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Awards a formal partnership that, through mutual co-operation and shared intellectual leadership and resources, has demonstrated impact and influence within and/or beyond the social sciences and humanities research community. These are institutional and limited submission nominations.

20200401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Talent Award Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: April 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Recognizes individuals who maintains academic excellence, has a talent for research and knowledge mobilization and has demonstrated clear potential to be a future leader within and/or outside the academic sector. The nomination process for this award is managed through the Dean of Graduate Studies Office.

20200415
100000

Rolex Awards for Enterprise International Verified Date 80 80 days until deadline

Deadline: April 15, 2020
Maximum Award: 100,000 SFr CHF

Supports a new or ongoing project anywhere in the world, which has capacity to improve lives, or protect the world’s natural and cultural heritage.

20200415
200000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Synergy Awards for Innovation Canadian 80 80 days until deadline

Deadline: April 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

Recognizes partnerships in natural sciences and engineering research and development between universities and Canadian industries.

20200415
24000000

New Frontiers in Research Fund-2020 Transformation Competition (NFRFT) Canadian Verified Date 80 80 days until deadline

Deadline: April 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $24,000,000 CAD

The objective of the Transformation stream is to support large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research projects that address a major challenge with the potential to realize real and lasting change. The challenge may be fundamental, leading to a scientific breakthrough, or applied, with a social, economic, environmental or health impact. Projects are expected to be world-leading, drawing on global research expertise, when relevant.

20200424
0

American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowship International 89 89 days until deadline

Deadline: April 24, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.

20200427

Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International

Deadline: April 27, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

The programs allow scientists employed at Japanese universities/research institutions to invite fellow researchers from other countries to Japan to participate in cooperative activities.

20200501
1650000

Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE)2019 - LOI Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: May 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $1,650,000 CAD

CREATE supports the training of teams of highly qualified graduate (master's and doctoral) students from Canada and abroad through the development of innovative training programs. SFU is given a quota on the Letters of Intent (LOI) that can be submitted to NSERC.

20200507
5000

Canadian Museum of Nature - Nature Inspiration Awards Canadian

Deadline: May 07, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

Recognizes those who encourage Canadians to take an interest in natural history, create links with nature and contribute to its preservation.

20200531
250000

Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science International Verified Date

Deadline: May 31, 2020
Maximum Award: $250,000 USD

Recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions in a predetermined field of interest chosen each year. 

20200531
50000

AGE-WELL Awards in Technology and Aging Canadian

Deadline: May 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Research funding to highly qualified graduate students and postdoctoral fellows across Canada through awards in Technology and Aging.

20200607
250000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Steacie Memorial Fellowships Canadian

Deadline: June 07, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

Enhances the career development of outstanding and highly promising university faculty who are earning a strong international reputation for original research.

20200610

The Audacious Prize International Verified Date

TED
Deadline: June 10, 2020

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200612
100000

L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International

Deadline: June 12, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: €100,000 EUR

Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.

20200615
100000

Killam Prizes Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: June 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

Awarded to active (not retired) Canadian scholars who have made a substantial and significant contribution over a significant period to scholarly research.

20200615
617000

Holberg Prize International

Deadline: June 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $617,000 USD

Recognizes outstanding scholarly work in the academic fields of the arts and humanities, social science, law and theology.

20200619

Belmont Forum - BiodivERsA Call on Scenarios of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (Full Proposal) Canadian

Deadline: June 19, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

NSERC, along with 21 other members of the Belmont Forum, will be participating in the Belmont Forum - BiodivERsA joint call on Scenarios of biodiversity and ecosystem services.

20200622

The objective of the Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants  is to accelerate the pre-competitive development of promising technology originating from the university and to promote its transfer to a new or established Canadian company.

20200628
750000

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM), Education and Workforce Program International

Deadline: June 28, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $750,000 USD

The ONR seeks a broad range of applications for augmenting existing or developing innovative solutions that directly maintain, or cultivate a diverse, world-class STEM workforce in order to maintain the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ technological superiority.

20200630
400000

BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge Awards International

Deadline: June 30, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: €400,000 EUR

Recognizes and encourages world-class research and artistic creation, prizing contributions of lasting impact for their originality, theoretical significance and ability to push back the frontiers of the known world.

20200630
10000

Steacie Prize Canadian

Deadline: June 30, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

Awards a young scientist or engineer for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada

20200702
0

Clean50 Awards Canadian

Deadline: July 02, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes Canada’s leaders in sustainability for their contributions over the prior two years.

20200704
70000

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships International

Deadline: July 04, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $70,000 CAD

Provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to the country's economic, social and research-based growth.

20200710

Knowledge Synthesis Grants- Informing Best Practices in Environment and Impact Assessments Canadian

Deadline: July 10, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

The purpose of this competition is to stimulate social sciences and humanities research that will help inform best practices related to environmental and impact assessments

20200723
300000

BCIC Ignite (Round 6) Canadian

Deadline: July 23, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $300,000 CAD

This program supports commercialization in the natural resources and applied sciences. Teams must be working on project(s) with the potential for significant benefit to British Columbia.

20200731
2500

Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (FCCP) Award of Merit Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: July 31, 2020
Maximum Award: $2,500 CAD

Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.

20200804

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: August 04, 2020

The Discovery Grants Program supports ongoing programs of NSE research with long-term goals.

20200804

SAP-RTI grants are awards that assist buying or developing research equipment that costs more than $7,000.

20200819

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative International Verified Date

Deadline: August 19, 2020

This call aims to support innovative and cutting-edge interdisciplinary artificial intelligence (AI) research that encourages the exploration of new interdisciplinary research methodologies, approaches and tools in social sciences and humanities, health and biomedical sciences, and natural sciences and engineering.

20200831

VP Research Travel Grants are provided for faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences to present a paper (including the presentation of a poster in a poster session), to serve as a keynote speaker or in the case of faculty in the School for the Contemporary Arts, to present one’s own creative work to a peer group. Awards for North American travel to a Maximum of $900 and International travel to a Maximum of $2,000.

20200901

Ship Time Program Canadian

Deadline: September 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

The Ship Time Program is aimed at researchers who intend to use a vessel for their Discovery Grant-supported research in the coming years.

20200915
0

Global Young Academy (GYA) Membership International

Deadline: September 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Empowers young researchers to lead International, interdisciplinary, and intergenerational dialogue with the goal to make global decision making evidence-based and inclusive.

20200922
1650000

Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) - Full Application Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: September 22, 2020
Maximum Award: $1,650,000 CAD

The CREATE Program primarily supports the training of teams of highly qualified students (master's and doctorals) from Canada and abroad through the development of innovative training programs.   Full application is by invitation only.

20200928

Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: September 28, 2020

The objective of the Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants  is to accelerate the pre-competitive development of promising technology originating from the university and to promote its transfer to a new or established Canadian company.

20201001

Subatomic Physics (SAP) Discovery Grants Research Tools and Instruments Grants Program International

Deadline: October 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

SAP-RTI grants are awards that assist buying or developing research equipment that costs more than $7,000.

20201007
1

National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International

Deadline: October 07, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: Varies

Honours outstanding achievement in the physical, biological, and social sciences.

20201015
400000

Insight Grant Canadian

Deadline: October 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $400,000 CAD

Insight Grants support research excellence in the social sciences and humanities. Funding is available to both emerging and established scholars for research initiatives of two to five years.

20201025

Subatomic Physics (SAP) Discovery Grants Research Tools and Instruments Grants Program International

Deadline: October 25, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

SAP-RTI grants are awards that assist buying or developing research equipment that costs more than $7,000.

20201026
150000

Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) Grants Program Canadian

Deadline: October 26, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $150,000 CAD

The RTI Program provides the primary avenue for university researchers in the natural sciences and engineering to obtain up to $150,000 in support for research tools and instruments.

20201101
50000

Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes Canadian

Deadline: November 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Encourages continuing contributions to the cultural and intellectual heritage of Canada.

20201102
125000

Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian

Deadline: November 02, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $125,000 CAD

The Northern Research Supplement program has been established to help promote Canadian university-based research and training in the Canadian North and to augment the associated logistical costs.  To apply for NRS, you must indicate your interest and include the required attachments as part of the Discovery Grant application on the Research Portal.

20201102
120000

Discovery Grants, Department of National Defence Supplement Canadian

Deadline: November 02, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $120,000 CAD

A joint initiative between the DND and NSERC, aimed at supporting unclassified university-based research dedicated to the development of non-weapon specific technologies with dual-use applications in defence and security target areas. Applications to the DG competition will require a justification of how the proposed research falls within the DND target areas. No additional application to the DND is required.

20201102

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 02, 2020

The Discovery Grants Program supports ongoing programs of NSE research with long-term goals.

20201118
24000000

New Frontiers in Research Fund-2020 Transformation Competition (NFRFT) Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 18, 2020
Maximum Award: $24,000,000 CAD

The objective of the Transformation stream is to support large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research projects that address a major challenge with the potential to realize real and lasting change. The challenge may be fundamental, leading to a scientific breakthrough, or applied, with a social, economic, environmental or health impact. Projects are expected to be world-leading, drawing on global research expertise, when relevant.

20201124
0

Governor General's (GG) International Award in Canadian Studies Canadian

Deadline: November 24, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes a scholar who has made an outstanding contribution to scholarship and to the development of Canadian Studies internationally.

20201125
1

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Awards for Science Promotion Canadian

Deadline: November 25, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: Varies

Focuses on people and groups who are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public. The individual recipient will receive an award of $10,000. The winning group will be awarded $25,000 to further science promotion activities. Funds paid to winners of this prize are subject to the PromoScience Grants Guide.

20201130
0

Governor General's (GG) Innovation Awards Canadian

Deadline: November 30, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes current or recent innovations that have a positive impact on the quality of life in Canada.

20201201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships Canadian

Deadline: December 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes remarkable contributions in the arts, the humanities and the sciences, as well as in Canadian public life.

20201201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists Canadian

Deadline: December 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.

20201212
10000

Albert Einstein World Award of Science International

Deadline: December 12, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $10,000 USD

Recognizes and encourages scientific and technological research and development.

20210101
1000000

John W. Kluge Prize for Achievement in the Study of Humanity International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 USD

Recognizes individuals whose outstanding scholarship in the humanities and social sciences has shaped both public affairs and civil society.

20210101
0

Order of Canada Canadian

Deadline: Continuous

Recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.

20210115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

Deadline: January 15, 2021*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Celebrates British Columbians who go above and beyond in their dedication and service to others and who devote time and energy to making their communities more caring, dynamic, beautiful, healthy, and unique.

20210117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

Deadline: January 17, 2021*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: €100,000 EUR

Recognizes outstanding scholarly achievement in the areas supported by the Foundation.

20210117
75000

Harvey Prize International

Deadline: January 17, 2021*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $75,000 USD

Rewards excellence by recognizing breakthroughs in science and technology.

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YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Canadian

Deadline: January 17, 2021*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Honours extraordinary women leaders.

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Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Sir John William Dawson Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2021*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes important contributions in multiple domain.

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125000

Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian

Deadline: November 01, 2021*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $125,000 CAD

The Northern Research Supplement program has been established to help promote Canadian university-based research and training in the Canadian North and to augment the associated logistical costs.  To apply for NRS, you must indicate your interest and include the required attachments as part of the Discovery Grant application on the Research Portal.

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By coupling research and innovation, Horizon 2020 emphasizes excellent science, industrial leadership and tackling societal challenges. The goal is to ensure Europe produces world-class science, removes barriers to innovation and makes it easier for the public and private sectors to work together in delivering innovation.

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Awards to Scholarly Publications Program Canadian

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $12,000 CAD

Through this program, the Federation tangibly supports research dissemination and encourages excellence in humanities and social science scholarship.

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The programme supports research and study visits up to three months within the framework of the bilateral exchange of scientists and scholars.

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75000

Going Global Innovation Program Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $75,000 CAD

Supports eligible recipients to pursue targeted R&D partnerships with key foreign organizations that may lead to the commercialization of Canadian technologies.

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25000

IC Impacts Innovative Demonstration Initiative Canadian

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

The objectives of the IC-IMPACTS Innovation Demonstration Initiative are to encourage the transfer of technology and knowledge resulting from India-Canada research and technology development partnerships, foster Canada-India collaborative research and trade development activities, demonstrate the effectiveness of innovative technologies for the Canadian and Indian marketplace, and improve the health, safety and prosperity of communities through the introduction of new technologies in Canada and/or India and to improve Canada-India economic ties.

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15000

Accelerate Research Internships Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $15,000 CAD

Build research partnerships while funding your grad students and postdocs. Apply any time for flexible funding.

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Converge Canadian

Deadline: Continuous

A pilot program to grow small to medium enterprises and other companies in Canada by connecting them with multinational sponsor companies and talented researchers at Canadian universities to collaborate on industrial research challenges of mutual interest.

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15000

This program supports graduate student research in a 16 to 24 week research project with an international industry partner located in any country except the United States.

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5000

Globalink Research Award Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

The Mitacs Globalink Research Award funds research collaborations between senior undergraduate and graduate students and faculty members at a university overseas, including newly added destinations.

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An IRC grant provides funding for the salary of the Chairholder, infrastructure, research tools and instruments, and general expenses related to the Chair’s program of research. Chairholders are expected to focus their activities on conducting research and training highly qualified personnel, while carrying a reduced administrative and teaching load.

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Scientific Exchanges International

Deadline: Continuous

Aimed at researchers who want to host their own scientific event in Switzerland, invite colleagues from abroad for a research visit to Switzerland, or visit their colleagues in another country.

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Small grants

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Fredrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €45,000 EUR

This award would be suitable for spending a sabbatical year in Germany. An academic in Germany with whom you would collaborate during your sabbatical could nominate you for this award.

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To carry out long-term research (6-24 months) in Germany. Applicants choose their own topic of research and their academic host.

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30000

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers International Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €30,000 EUR

To sponsor a 6 to 18 month research stay at a research institution in Germany. The fellowship is flexible and can be divided up into as many as three stays within three years.

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45000

Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €45,000 EUR

Scientists and scholars from all non-European countries, who completed their doctorates less than 18 years ago, who are internationally recognized for their achievements in the field of applied research, and who in future are expected to continue producing cutting-edge achievements which will have a seminal influence on their discipline beyond their immediate field of work, are eligible to be nominated for a Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award.

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Alexander von Humboldt Professorship International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €5,000,000 EUR

Academics of all disciplines from abroad, who are internationally recognized as leaders in their field and who are expected to contribute to enhancing Germany's sustained international competitiveness as a research location in consequence of the award, are eligible to be nominated for an Alexander von Humboldt Professorship.

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60000

Humboldt Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

Granted in recognition of a researcher's entire achievements to date, to academics whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and who are expected to continue producing cutting-edge achievements in the future.

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750000

Max Planck Research Award International

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: €750,000 EUR

Excellent scientists and scholars of all nationalities who are expected to continue producing outstanding academic achievements in international collaboration are eligible to be nominated for the Max Planck Research Award.

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60000

Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Researchers International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

The Konrad Adenauer Research Award honors researchers from Canada whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and beyond.

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To explore key questions of global importance that can best be addressed through interdisciplinary, international teams.

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Discovery Frontiers (DF) Canadian

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: $4,000,000 CAD

Discovery Frontiers (DF) grants are initiatives that identify and capitalize on emerging opportunities where Canada can benefit from its world-class capacity to take a leadership role in key areas of research and innovation (e.g., 2017 - Biodiversity and Adaptation of Biosystems)

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The goal of the program is to increase the participation of women in science and engineering, and to provide role models for women active in, and considering, careers in these fields. The CWSE Program is regional—with one Chair for each of the Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, Prairies, and British Columbia/Yukon regions. NSERC funding must be matched by cash contributions from supporting organizations (e.g., SFU).

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Designed for those very few instances when an exceptional research opportunity would be missed if a project had to wait to undergo the normal course of a national competition before a decision could be rendered.

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10000

2018 Spring Flooding Loss Reduction - Call for Proposals Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

Proposals are invited from social scientists to quickly deploy to a disaster-affected area in the aftermath of an extreme event to collect perishable data.

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5000

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation grants assist SFU faculty members who are applying for major external research grants (e.g., CFI, NCE or SSHRC MCRI or INE). Assistance may take the form of support salaries for personnel needed to prepare application materials, costs of travel required to meet with research collaborators, long-distance telephone/fax charges, etc. These grants do not fund research per se.

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Alliance Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

Alliance grants encourage university researchers to collaborate with partner organizations, which can be from the private, public or not-for-profit sectors.


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