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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

Grawemeyer Award for Education International Verified Date 9 9 days until deadline

Deadline: April 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $100,000 USD

Stimulates the dissemination, public scrutiny and implementation of ideas that have potential to bring about significant improvement in educational practice and advances in educational attainment.

20200430
5000000

National Call for Proposals 2019 Part 2: Research, Capacity-Building, and Coordination Services (Indirect) Funding Guidelines Canadian 24 24 days until deadline

Deadline: April 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: $5,000,000 CAD

The purpose of this CFP 2 is to complement direct Settlement services across Canada by funding projects which promote research, capacity-building and coordination services. Funding for recommended projects will commence on April 1, 2020 and will be eligible for a duration of up to five (5) years, ending no later than March 31, 2025.

20200501
25000

Connection Grants Canadian Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

Deadline: May 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

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).

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.

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
7000

SFU/SSHRC Small Research Grants // Spring Intake International Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020
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.

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.

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.

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
617000

Holberg Prize International Verified Date 70 70 days until deadline

Deadline: June 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $617,000 USD

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

20200615
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date 70 70 days until deadline

Deadline: June 15, 2020
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.

20200628
0

Canadian Education Association (CEA) Pat Clifford Award for Early Career Research in Education 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.

Builds visibility for researchers who have the potential to transform Canadian public education

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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
25000

Connection Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: August 04, 2020
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

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).

20200819

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative International Verified Date

Deadline: August 19, 2020

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

20200831

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

20200905
50000

Conference Grants for Education Research International

Deadline: September 05, 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 USD

Support to scholars for small research conferences and focused symposia.

20200906
185000

RFP: Respite Services for Children and Youth with Special Needs International

Deadline: September 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: $185,000 CAD

The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals to complete one environmental scan, a comprehensive literature review, and a knowledge synthesis and options paper that focus on respite services and support for families of CYSN (children and youth with special needs) in order to provide evidence-based advice that will support better, less fragmented services to families of CYSN in BC.

20200911

Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences 2019 International

Deadline: September 11, 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.

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

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.

20200915
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: September 15, 2020
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.

20200916
1

Guggenheim 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: Varies

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

20200930
0

3M National Teaching Fellowship Canadian

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.

Recognizes exceptional contributions to teaching and learning in Canadian post-secondary education.

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
400000

Insight Grant Canadian

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

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

20201101
50000

Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes Canadian

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

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

20201102
25000

Connection Grants 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: $25,000 CAD

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).

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.

20201124
0

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

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.

20201130
100000

Cmolik Prize for the Enhancement of Public Education in BC Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 30, 2020
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

Recognizes recipients who have developed and implemented an invention, innovation, concept, process or procedure that enhances educational practice in the K-12 public school system in BC.

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.

20201215
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 15, 2020
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.

20201215
7000

SFU/SSHRC Small Research Grants // Fall Intake International Verified Date

Deadline: December 15, 2020
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.

20210101
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.

20210101
0

Order of Canada Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

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

20210115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

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

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

20210117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

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

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

20210117

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.

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
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.

20210203
75000

Insight Development Grants (IDG) 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.
Maximum Award: $75,000 CAD

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

20210214

Stein Rokkan Prize International

Deadline: February 14, 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 a very substantial and original contribution in comparative social science research.

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.

20210221
225000

Trudeau Mentors Canadian

Deadline: February 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: $225,000 CAD

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

20210224
120000

Rumelhart Prize International

Deadline: February 24, 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 USD

Recognizes contributions to the theoretical foundations of human cognition.

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
1000000

Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize 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: 1,000,000 SFr CHF

Awards outstanding scientific contributions of individuals from all scholarly disciplines aiming at improving the development and living conditions of children and youth.

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.

20210315
750000

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. 

20210316
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian

Deadline: March 16, 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 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.

20210331
200000

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.

20210331
30000000

Yidan 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: $30,000,000 HKD

Recognizes leading change makers for innovation in the education system.

20210331

Project Grant Program: Spring 2020 Canadian

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.

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.

20210331
2000

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

Deadline: March 31, 2021
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.

20210401
100000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Gold Medal Canadian

Deadline: April 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: $100,000 CAD

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

20210401
25000

Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize International

Deadline: April 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: $25,000 USD

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

20210401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Connection Award Canadian

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20210401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Insight Award Canadian

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20210401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Partnership Award Canadian

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20210401
50000

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact Talent Award Canadian

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20220120
500000

WISE Prize for Education International

Deadline: January 20, 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.
Maximum Award: $500,000 USD

Recognizes an individual or a team of up to six people for an outstanding, world-class contribution to education.

20220203
25000

Connection Grants Canadian

Deadline: February 03, 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.
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

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).

20220301
0

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.

20220301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) J.B. Tyrell Historical 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.

Awards outstanding work in the history of Canada.

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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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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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Funding for investigation and support of complementary and alternative medicine and for economic education that promotes the principles of a free market.

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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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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 goal of the program is to generate new ideas, approaches and knowledge about privacy that organizations can apply to better safeguard personal information and that individual Canadians can use to make more informed decisions about protecting their privacy.

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Lyle Spencer Research Awards International Verified Date

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

To reinforce a commitment to intellectually ambitious research, oriented ultimately to improving the practice of education, and independent of any particular reform agendas or methodological strictures.

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Small grants

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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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Trudeau Fellowships Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: $195,000 CAD

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

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Grants to outstanding Canadian charitable organizations offering unique and inspiring programs or projects for the benefit, improvement and development of Canadian society.

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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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45000

Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €45,000 EUR

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

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Alexander von Humboldt Professorship International

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

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

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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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60000

Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Researchers International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

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

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

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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.

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

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

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

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50000

McGraw Prize in Education International

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: $50,000 USD

Celebrates innovation in education.

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5000

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

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Teaching and Learning Development Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $6,000 CAD

Administered through SFU's Institute for the Study of Teaching and Learning in the Disciplines (ISTLD), Teaching and Learning Development Grants provide funding for SFU faculty to conduct research about teaching and learning.

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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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