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20190729
0

Business in Vancouver (BIV) Forty Under 40 Awards Canadian Verified Date 6 6 days until deadline

Deadline: July 29, 2019

Recognizes excellence in business, judgement, leadership and community contribution.

20190731
2500

Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (FCCP) Award of Merit Canadian Verified Date 8 8 days until deadline

Deadline: July 31, 2019
Maximum Award: $2,500 CAD

Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.

20190801

Connection Grants Canadian Verified Date 9 9 days until deadline

Deadline: August 01, 2019

Connection Grants (amounts from $7,000 to $25,000) support workshops, colloquiums, conferences, forums, summer institutes or other events or outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives.  Applications may be submitted by institutions (e.g., university led events) or individual applicants and teams. This is a 2:1 matching fund opportunity (SSHRC:entity match).

20190807
200000

New Frontiers in Research Fund, Exploration Canadian Verified Date 15 15 days until deadline

Deadline: August 07, 2019
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

The objective of the Exploration stream of the NFRF program is to support high risk, high reward and interdisciplinary research that is not easily supported through funding opportunities currently offered by the three agencies.

20190814
13250000

Project Grant Program: Fall 2019 and Webinar Canadian Verified Date 22 22 days until deadline

Deadline: August 14, 2019
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.

20190819

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative Canadian Verified Date 27 27 days until deadline

Deadline: August 19, 2019

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.

20190822

Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS), Competitive Projects Opportunities Canadian Verified Date 30 30 days until deadline

Deadline: August 22, 2019

The IDEaS Competitive Projects provide incentives to the innovation community and help ideas develop into prototypes and potential capabilities. There is a second Call for Proposals (CFP) for Competitive Projects to seek project proposals that address nine (9) S&T Challenges.

20190823
1000000

The TD Ready Challenge 2019 Better Health Canadian Verified Date 31 31 days until deadline

Deadline: August 23, 2019
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

The 2019 TD Ready Challenge seeks to provide financial support to organizations that have designed innovative solutions to help improve access to early detection and intervention for diseases, with the goal of helping to increase equitable health outcomes for more people. Note: Institutional Strategic Awards (ISA) team will provide developmental support for groups interested in this opportunity, please contact isa@sfu.ca for more support.

20190829
2500000

European Research Council Advanced Grants International Verified Date 37 37 days until deadline

Deadline: August 29, 2019
Maximum Award: €2,500,000 EUR

Are you an established, leading principal investigator who wants long-term funding to pursue a ground-breaking, high-risk project? The ERC Advanced Grant could be for you. Three main research domains: Physical Sciences & Engineering, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences & Humanities.

20190831

VPR Travel Grants, Social Sciences/Humanities, Pool 1 [April 1 through August 31] International Verified Date 39 39 days until deadline

Deadline: Continuous

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.

20190904
200000

New Frontiers in Research Fund, Exploration Canadian Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline

Deadline: September 04, 2019
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

The objective of the Exploration stream of the NFRF program is to support high risk, high reward and interdisciplinary research that is not easily supported through funding opportunities currently offered by the three agencies.

20190910
90000

Aid to Scholarly Journals Canadian 49 49 days until deadline

Deadline: September 10, 2019*
*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: $90,000 CAD

Aid to Scholarly Journals grants support Canadian scholarly dissemination by offering a contribution to enable journals to explore innovative activities as well as to help them to defray the costs associated with publishing scholarly articles, digital publishing and journal distribution on Canadian not-for-profit platforms.

20190910
450000

Team Grant: Partnerships for Cannabis Policy Evaluation Canadian Verified Date 49 49 days until deadline

Deadline: September 10, 2019
Maximum Award: $450,000 CAD

The ICRS is a CIHR-led, multi-federal department, multi-organization and trans-disciplinary initiative that seeks to support research to increase cannabis health research capacity, to maximize benefits and understand harms for Canadians, to inform the healthcare system and to provide timely evidence for policy makers.

20190911
13250000

Project Grant Program: Fall 2019 and Webinar Canadian Verified Date 50 50 days until deadline

Deadline: September 11, 2019
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.

20190911

Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences 2019 Canadian Verified Date 50 50 days until deadline

Deadline: September 11, 2019

Open Research Area (ORA) 6 call is an international competition that supports collaborative research in the area of social sciences.

20190912

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative Canadian Verified Date 51 51 days until deadline

Deadline: September 12, 2019

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.

20190915
0

Global Young Academy (GYA) Membership International Verified Date 54 54 days until deadline

Deadline: September 15, 2019

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

20190916
1

Guggenheim Fellowships International Verified Date 55 55 days until deadline

Deadline: September 16, 2019
Maximum Award: Varies

Exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.

20190916
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date 55 55 days until deadline

Deadline: September 16, 2019
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

The small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships supported through the Partnership Engage Grants are meant to respond to immediate needs and time constraints facing organizations in non-academic sectors. There are 4 application deadlines throughout the year (Mar 15, Jun 15, Sept 15, and Dec 15).  The grants are valued at $7,000 to $25,000 over one year.

20190917
100000

Operating Grant: Knowledge Synthesis Grant: Socio-Economic Burden of Inherited Disease Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: September 17, 2019
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

This funding opportunity lies within the scope of the efforts deployed over the past few years by the CIHR Institute of Genetics to support rare/inherited diseases researchers, patients and patients' organizations.

20190927
0

Surrey Innovation Awards Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: September 27, 2019

Celebrates, educates, and connects innovators across all industries.

20190930
5000000

Fukuoka Prize International Verified Date 69 69 days until deadline

Deadline: September 30, 2019
Maximum Award: ¥5,000,000 JPY

Honours outstanding achievements by individuals or groups/organizations in preserving and creating the unique and diverse cultures of Asia.

20191004
15000

Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant International Verified Date 73 73 days until deadline

Deadline: October 04, 2019
Maximum Award: $15,000 CAD

Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant's are awarded for the purpose of expanding cooperation, exchange ideas and research collaborations between our two institutions in the following areas: Drug discovery; Environmental sciences and environmental planning; Forest ecology, forest management and climate change adaptation; Behavioural and cognitive neuroscience; Mental health and addiction; Public health; Bioinformatics and genomics; Big Data; Criminology; Business; Tourism Musicology.

20191007
1

National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International Verified Date 76 76 days until deadline

Deadline: October 07, 2019
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20191008
450000

Team Grant: Partnerships for Cannabis Policy Evaluation Canadian Verified Date 77 77 days until deadline

Deadline: October 08, 2019
Maximum Award: $450,000 CAD

The ICRS is a CIHR-led, multi-federal department, multi-organization and trans-disciplinary initiative that seeks to support research to increase cannabis health research capacity, to maximize benefits and understand harms for Canadians, to inform the healthcare system and to provide timely evidence for policy makers.

20191015
0

Business in Vancouver (BIV) Influential Women in Business Awards Canadian Verified Date 84 84 days until deadline

Deadline: October 15, 2019

Recognizes B.C.'s outstanding business women in private or public sector companies.

20191015
400000

Insight Grant Canadian Verified Date 84 84 days until deadline

Deadline: October 15, 2019
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.

20191029
2500000

Partnership Grants (PG) - Stage 2 Canadian

Deadline: October 29, 2019*
*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: $2,500,000 CAD

SSHRC Partnership Grants provide support for new and existing formal partnerships over 4 to 7 years to advance research, research training and/or knowledge mobilization. There are two stages: Stage 1 (Feb) and Stage 2 by invitation only (Nov).

20191101
50000

Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 01, 2019
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

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

20191115
25000

Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 15, 2019
Maximum Award: $25,000 USD

Enables Canadian citizens who are exceptional scholars and/or experienced professionals to conduct research and/or lecture in the United States.

20191115
200000

Partnership Development Grants (PDG) Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 15, 2019
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

Partnership Development Grants (PDG) provide $75,000 to $200,000 over one to three years to formal partnerships, led by a project director. Partner organizations must provide evidence attesting to the commitment (e.g., cash and/or in-kind) that has been agreed upon.

20191116
15000

France Canada Research Fund (FCRF): New Scientific Collaboration Support Program International

Deadline: November 16, 2019*
*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: $15,000 CAD

For new scientific projects jointly developed by French and Canadian teams that have never worked together before.

20191121
0

Edison Achievement Award International

Deadline: November 21, 2019*
*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 individuals that have distinguished themselves by making a significant and lasting contribution to the world of innovation.

20191124
0

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

20191130
0

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

20191130
450000

Bank of Canada (BoC) Fellowship Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 30, 2019
Maximum Award: $450,000 CAD

Promotes collaboration and partnerships between Bank researchers and leading academics at Canadian post-secondary institutions. The award (for a term of up to five years) consists of a research grant of $50,000 per year, a research expense allowance of $40,000 per year, and $5,000 for university administration of award funds.

20191130
1500

Small Business BC Awards Canadian

Deadline: November 30, 2019*
*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: $1,500 CAD

Recognizes the contributions and achievements of BC small business owners.

20191130
50000

Bank of Canada (BoC) Governor's Award Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 30, 2019
Maximum Award: $50,000 CAD

Provides financial support to academics who are recognized for their expertise and research in areas important to the Bank's core functions: monetary policy, financial systems, currency, and funds management. The award (for a term of up to two years) consists of a research grant of $30,000 per year.

20191201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 01, 2019

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

20191201
0

BC Business 30 Under 30 Canadian

Deadline: December 01, 2019*
*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 young guns in their 20s who are excelling professionally, innovating their industry and making competitors nervous.

20191201
0

Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.

20191210
200000

New Frontiers in Research Fund, Exploration Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 10, 2019
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

The objective of the Exploration stream of the NFRF program is to support high risk, high reward and interdisciplinary research that is not easily supported through funding opportunities currently offered by the three agencies.

20191215
7000

SFU/SSHRC Small Research Grants // Fall Intake International

Deadline: December 15, 2019*
*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: $7,000 CAD

SSHRC Institutional Grants/SFU Grants support scholarly research in the contemporary arts, humanities and social sciences for expenses up to a maximum of $7,000. A lead applicant, together with one or more eligible co-applicants may apply in a single application for up to $10,000.

20191216
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 16, 2019
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

The small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships supported through the Partnership Engage Grants are meant to respond to immediate needs and time constraints facing organizations in non-academic sectors. There are 4 application deadlines throughout the year (Mar 15, Jun 15, Sept 15, and Dec 15).  The grants are valued at $7,000 to $25,000 over one year.

20191217
1

Manning Innovation Awards Canadian

Deadline: December 17, 2019*
*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

For current, successful, specific innovations proven in the intended marketplace.

20200101
1000000

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

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.

20200101
0

Order of Canada Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

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

20200115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

Deadline: January 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.

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.

20200117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

Deadline: January 17, 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

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

20200118

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Canadian

Deadline: January 18, 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.

Honours extraordinary women leaders.

20200124
0

Canada's Top 40 Under 40 Awards Canadian

Deadline: January 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 visionaries and innovators that are changing the way things are done.

20200131
8000000

Nobel Prize International

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: 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

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

AsiaGlobal Fellows Program Canadian

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.

The AsiaGlobal Fellows Program launched by the University of Hong Kong is an interdisciplinary global leadership development initiative for mid-career professionals with a strong interest and track record in public policy.

20200131
100000

Studies in NSE Research in Canada Canadian

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.

20200201
0

Confederation of University Faculty Assns. of BC (CUFA BC) Distinguished Academics Awards Canadian

Deadline: February 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.

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20200206
100000

Mitacs Elevate Postdoc Fellowships Canadian

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.

20200215

Stein Rokkan Prize Canadian

Deadline: February 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.

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

20200222
195000

Trudeau Fellowships Canadian

Deadline: February 22, 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: $195,000 CAD

Fellows are role models who provide intellectual tools that promote both thought and action.

20200222
225000

Trudeau Mentors Canadian

Deadline: February 22, 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.

20200301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International

Deadline: March 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: 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

Deadline: March 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.

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

20200301

Order of British Columbia Canadian

Deadline: March 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.

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.

20200301
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Innis-Gerin Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 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.

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

Deadline: March 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.

Awards outstanding work in the history of Canada.

20200301

International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) and IIAS/CEM-FMSH Fellowship International

Deadline: March 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.

IIAS invites outstanding scholars to apply for a fellowship at IIAS. Applicants may also apply for an extra two months of research at Le Collège d’études mondiales/Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme (CEM-FMSH) in Paris, in the framework of the joint IIAS/CEM-FMSH fellowship.

20200301
5000

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Yvan Allaire Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 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: $5,000 CAD

Awards an outstanding contribution in governance of private and public organisations.

20200315
750000

Balzan Prize International

Deadline: March 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: 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. 

20200315

ACS-IIAS Fellowship International

Deadline: March 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.

This 6 month fellowship is jointly offered by IIAS and the African Studies Centre Leiden. It aims to attract researchers whose work is informed by current theoretical debates in the social sciences and humanities over global connectivities and who are able to critically engage with shifting paradigms  in “area studies” beyond the ways in which these have traditionally been conceived in the West.

20200321
0

Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award Canadian

RBC
Deadline: March 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.

Celebrates the achievements of our country’s female entrepreneurs.

20200324
0

Startup Canada Awards Canadian

Deadline: March 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 outstanding achievement in advancing Canadian entrepreneurship.

20200329
10000

Community Engagement Initiative (CEI) - Call for Proposals Canadian

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.

20200331
200000

King Faisal International Prize International

Deadline: March 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: $200,000 USD

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

20200331
2000

VPR Travel Grants, Social Sciences/Humanities, Pool 2 [September 1 through March 31] Canadian Verified Date

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

Deadline: April 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: $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

Deadline: April 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: $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

Deadline: April 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

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

Deadline: April 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

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

Deadline: April 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

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

Deadline: April 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

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.

20200402
0

Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) Innovation and Leadership Awards Canadian

Deadline: April 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 the exceptional contributions made to the creation of science and technology-based industrial strength in Canada.

20200422
0

Ernst & Young (EY) Entrepreneur of the Year Awards: Pacific Region Canadian

Deadline: April 22, 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.

Honours the spirit and contribution of entrepreneurs here and around the world.

20200531
0

Cleantech Group (CTG) Global Cleantech 100 International

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.

Awards companies which represent the most innovative and promising ideas in cleantech and that are best positioned to solve tomorrow’s clean technology challenges.

20200610

The Audacious Prize International

TED
Deadline: June 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.

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200615
100000

Killam Prizes Canadian

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: $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.

20200621
0

Ernst & Young (EY) Entrepreneurial Winning Women Canadian

Deadline: June 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.

Recognizes a select group of high-potential women entrepreneurs whose businesses show real potential to scale.

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.

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.

20200708
0

Recognizes individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the goal of equality for women and girls in Canada.

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

20210301

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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5000

Quick Response Program Canadian

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

ICLR’s Quick Response Program was designed to allow social scientists to quickly deploy to a disaster-affected area in the aftermath of an extreme weather event or earthquake to collect perishable data.

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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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12000

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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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.

99991231
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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45000

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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5000000

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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50000

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

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IDRC funds developing-country researchers, institutions, and Canadian researchers through our grants, fellowships, and awards.

99991231
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.

99991231
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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