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20200410
100000

COVID-19 Open Innovation Challenge Canadian Verified Date 4 4 days until deadline

Deadline: April 10, 2020
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

Roche Canada is committed to working in partnership with our Canadian community to develop solutions to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

20200415
100000

Rolex Awards for Enterprise International Verified Date 9 9 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.

20200417

Canadian Space Agency - Development of Enabling Space Technologies (LOI) International Verified Date 11 11 days until deadline

Deadline: April 17, 2020

Canadian Space Agency, with the help of Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC), has issued a Letter of Interest to inform the Canadian space sector with respect to the federal government's intention to proceed with one or more RFPs as part of the CSA's space technologies development program. Please see funding opportunity for further details.

20200426
4000

Secretary General’s Award for Excellence in Deep Sea Research International 20 20 days until deadline

Deadline: April 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: $4,000 USD

The Secretary-General’s Award is intended to recognize accomplishment and encourage the achievements of young researchers from developing countries who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of scientific knowledge of the deepsea environment or to the development of environmentally sustainable regulatory frameworks.

20200427

Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International 21 21 days until deadline

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.

20200430
300000

Semiconductor Research Corporation - Open Solicitation in Hardware Security International Verified Date 24 24 days until deadline

Deadline: April 30, 2020
Maximum Award: $300,000 CAD

Semiconductor Research Corporation is soliciting white papers in the Hardware Security research program. The principal goal of this discovery-driven program is to advance fundamental knowledge and innovations in these devices. The mission of the HWS research program is to develop designs, analysis strategies, processes and tools for secure, trustworthy, reliable and privacy preserving chips, systems, computing and communications. Kindly see funding opportunity for further details. Submission of white papers is due April 30, 2020 at 12:00pm PST

20200501
1000000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Herzberg Canada Gold Medal Canadian Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

Deadline: May 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.

20200501
250000

World Food Prize International Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

Deadline: May 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $250,000 USD

Recognizes a specific, exceptionally significant, individual achievement at any point along the full range of the food production and distribution chain.

20200508
0

American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowship International Verified Date 32 32 days until deadline

Deadline: May 08, 2020

Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.

20200511
2988

John Maddox Prize International Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: May 11, 2020
Maximum Award: £2,988 GBP

Rewards an individual who has promoted sound science and evidence on a matter of public interest.

20200513

The University Publications Fund (UPF) is established under the authority of the Vice-President, Research for the purpose of providing support to faculty and staff of Simon Fraser University for their academic publications. Rapid Response Publications submissions are accepted year-round. Single and Serial Event Publication submissions are accepted annually: April 12th - May 13th.

20200515
80000

Ramon Margalef Prize in Ecology International Verified Date 39 39 days until deadline

Deadline: May 15, 2020
Maximum Award: €80,000 EUR

Recognizes those around the world who have exceptionally distinguished themselves in the cultivation of ecological science.

20200515
1000000

Theme Partnership Program Canadian Verified Date 39 39 days until deadline

Deadline: May 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

The PICS Theme Partnership Program (TPP) supports the development of climate solutions that address complex problems and that build long term research partnerships.

20200531
250000

Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science International Verified Date 55 55 days until deadline

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. 

20200601
70000

Killam Research Fellowships Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $70,000 CAD

Release time awards for active Canadian scholars who have made a significant and remarkable contribution to their respective fields in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences or engineering.

20200601
1650000

Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) - LOI Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 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.

20200601
200000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Synergy Awards for Innovation Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

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

20200601
50000

NSERC Alliance COVID-19 Grants International Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

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

NSERC Alliance team has announced a new funding opportunity to support academic researchers and the public and not-for-profit sectors, and industry to address pandemic-related research and technical challenges. Support for up to $50,000 for one-year projects is being made available immediately. Please see funding opportunity link below for more information.

20200601

European Space Agency - Bedrest Studies International Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020

The European Space Agency has released an Announcement of Opportunity to solicit human research proposals for two 60-day Bedrest studies. As Canada is a contributing member to the SciSpacE programme, Canadian research teams are eligible participants to these opportunities and the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) encourages Canadian scientists to submit applications to these as Principal Investigator, or as Co-Investigator with an European Team. Kindly see funding opportunity for further details.

20200601

European Space Agency - Dry Immersion Core Data International Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020

The European Space Agency has released an Announcement of Opportunity to solicit analysis proposals for Dry Immersion Core Date. The aim of this opportunity is to validate the dry immersion model and the physiological and psychological changes it induces. As Canada is a contributing member to the SciSpacE programme, Canadian research teams are eligible participants to these opportunities and the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) encourages Canadian scientists to submit applications to these as Principal Investigator, or as Co-Investigator with an European Team. Kindly see funding opportunity for further details.

20200601
300000

Semiconductor Research Corporation - Open Solicitation in Hardware Security International Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $300,000 CAD

Semiconductor Research Corporation is soliciting white papers in the Hardware Security research program. The principal goal of this discovery-driven program is to advance fundamental knowledge and innovations in these devices. The mission of the HWS research program is to develop designs, analysis strategies, processes and tools for secure, trustworthy, reliable and privacy preserving chips, systems, computing and communications. Kindly see funding opportunity for further details. Submission of white papers is due April 30, 2020 at 12:00pm PST

20200610

The Audacious Prize International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

TED
Deadline: June 10, 2020

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200612
100000

L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International 67 67 days until deadline

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 70 70 days until deadline

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
20000

Science Communication Skills grant (pilot) Canadian Verified Date 70 70 days until deadline

Deadline: June 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $20,000 CAD

The Science Communication Skills grant (pilot) supports organizations providing science communication skills training to students, fellows, and faculty in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) from Canadian postsecondary institutions.

20200622

Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian Verified Date 77 77 days until deadline

Deadline: June 22, 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.

20200628
750000

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM), Education and Workforce Program International 83 83 days until deadline

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.

20200628

Future Lunar Exploration Activities- Call for Ideas Canadian 83 83 days until deadline

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.

This call for ideas offers Canadian, as well as international stakeholders, the opportunity to express an interest to specific activities on the surface of the Moon or its vicinity.

20200630
400000

BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge Awards International Verified Date 85 85 days until deadline

Deadline: June 30, 2020
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 Verified Date 85 85 days until deadline

Deadline: June 30, 2020
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

Awards a young scientist or engineer (under 40 years of age) for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada

20200630
250000

Vetlesen Prize International 85 85 days until deadline

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: $250,000 USD

Recognizes scientific achievement that has resulted in a clearer understanding of the Earth, its history, or its relation to the universe.

20200702
0

Clean50 Awards Canadian 87 87 days until deadline

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 89 89 days until deadline

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.

20200707
250000

Recognizes early-stage academic researchers in the natural sciences and engineering and supports them to enhance their research capacity, so that they can become leaders in their field and inspire others.

20200715
24000000

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

Deadline: July 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.

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.

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.

20200916
65000

Sloan Research Fellowships International

Deadline: September 16, 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: $65,000 USD

Stimulates fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.

20200920
50000000

Kyoto Prize International

Deadline: September 20, 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: ¥50,000,000 JPY

Honours those who have contributed significantly to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of mankind.

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.

20200930
150000

Stockholm Water Prize International

Deadline: September 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: $150,000 USD

Honours outstanding achievements in the sustainable use and protection of the world’s water resources.

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.

20201004
15000

Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant International

Deadline: October 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: $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.

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
3000000

Arctic Inspiration Prize 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: $3,000,000 CAD

Recognizes excellence and encourages teamwork among diverse groups in order to use or expand Arctic knowledge.

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.

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.

20201115
12500

Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Canadian

Deadline: November 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: $12,500 USD

Traditional Fulbright awards are open to Canadian scholars in all fields and are designed to enable emerging and established scholars, post-doctoral researchers and experienced professionals to conduct research, teach, or undertake a combination of both activities for one semester or a full academic year at any university or research center of their choice in the United States.

20201122
0

Edison Achievement Award International

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

20201124
0

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

20201125
1

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.

20201215
1

Geological Association of Canada (GAC) Awards Canadian

Deadline: December 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: Varies

Facilitates the scientific well-being and professional development of its members.

20201231
0

International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) Medal International

Deadline: December 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.

Recognizes exceptional and sustained contributions to the understanding of the Arctic. 

20210101
0

Order of Canada Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

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

20210101
0

Benjamin Franklin Medals International Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

Recognizes and promotes excellence in science, technology, and industry.

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.

20210115
0

Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) Massey Medal 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.

Recognizes outstanding career achievement in the exploration, development or description of the geography of Canada.

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

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.

20210127
25000

Copley Medal International

Deadline: January 27, 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: £25,000 GBP

For outstanding achievements in research of any branch of science.

20210131
0

Partners in Research (PIR) National Awards Canadian

Deadline: January 31, 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 the importance and significance of research within the biomedical and natural sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics domains.

20210131
8000000

Nobel Prize International

Deadline: January 31, 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: 8,000,000 kr SEK

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

20210131
50000

Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS) Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research Canadian

Deadline: January 31, 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: $50,000 CAD

Recognizes inspiring individuals who have devoted their career to natural science research and have demonstrated leadership and mentorship in the Canadian North.

20210131
2560000

LUI Che Woo Prize International

Deadline: January 31, 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: $2,560,000 USD

Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.

20210201
1

Canada Awards for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Canadian

Deadline: February 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: Varies

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

20210203
0

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

Deadline: February 03, 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.

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20210218
24000000

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

Deadline: February 18, 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: $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.

20210228
50000000

Japan Prize International

Deadline: February 28, 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: ¥50,000,000 JPY

Recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology.

20210301
250000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering 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.
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

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.

20210301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International

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.
Maximum Award: 3,000,000 kr SEK

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

20210301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Medals & Awards 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.

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

20210301
250000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) John C. Polanyi Award 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.
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

Recognizes a recent outstanding advance in any NSERC-supported field of the natural sciences or engineering.

20210301
3000

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Miroslaw Romanowski 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.
Maximum Award: $3,000 CAD

Awards scientific work relating to environmental problems.

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.

20210306

Order of British Columbia Canadian

Deadline: March 06, 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.

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.

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Balzan Prize International

Deadline: March 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.
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. 

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Crafoord Prize International

Deadline: March 21, 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: 6,000,000 kr SEK

Recognizes excellence in astronomy and mathematics, biosciences, geosciences or polyarthritis research.

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King Faisal International Prize International

Deadline: March 31, 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: $200,000 USD

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

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Robert Koch Award International

Deadline: March 31, 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: €120,000 EUR

Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.

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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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Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Bancroft Award Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2022*
*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 instructions and research in the science of geology.

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

Deadline: March 01, 2022*
*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.

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Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Willet G. Miller Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2022*
*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 research in any branch of earth sciences.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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The US National Science Foundation funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Honours those who have, through their work, applied and realized the ideals which the Foundation strives to preserve.

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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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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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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.

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The objective of the International stream is to support international research collaborations and position Canada and Canadian researchers as strategic partners at the international level. The New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) 2020 Horizon Global Platform competition provides funding for Canadian researchers who are partners on successful projects funded through eligible calls under the EU Horizon 2020.

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This program will build teams to address challenges requiring further research and development for solutions to meet COVID-19 related needs. The NRC will build these teams drawing on internal-to-government capacity and academic researchers who register to indicate their interest, and related areas of expertise and capabilities.

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Please see the following important call for project ideas or proposals from Canada's Digital Technology Supercluster for COVID-19 related-research. Further information and questions can be directed to Avi Kapoor, Strategic Partnerships Manager for SFU's Big Data Initiative.


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