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20190920
50000000

Kyoto Prize International 1 1 days until deadline

Deadline: September 20, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: ¥50,000,000 JPY

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

20190922
1650000

Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) - Full Application Canadian Verified Date 3 3 days until deadline

Deadline: September 22, 2019
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 (due Sept 24, 2018) is by invitation only.

20190923

Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian Verified Date 4 4 days until deadline

Deadline: September 23, 2019

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.

20190927
750000

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM), Education and Workforce Program Canadian Verified Date 8 8 days until deadline

Deadline: September 27, 2019
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.

20190930
150000

Stockholm Water Prize International Verified Date 11 11 days until deadline

Deadline: September 30, 2019
Maximum Award: $150,000 USD

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

20190930
40000000

Tang Prize International Verified Date 11 11 days until deadline

Deadline: September 30, 2019
Maximum Award: NT$40,000,000 TWD

Aims to provide fresh impetus to first-class research and development in the 21st century, to bring about positive change to the global community, and to create a brighter future for all humanity.

20191001

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

20191004
15000

Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant International Verified Date 15 15 days until deadline

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

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

20191005
50000000

Blue Planet Prize International 16 16 days until deadline

Deadline: October 05, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: ¥50,000,000 JPY

Recognizes major contributions to solving global environmental problems.

20191007
1

National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International Verified Date 18 18 days until deadline

Deadline: October 07, 2019
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20191009
10000

National Geographic Early Career Grants International Verified Date 20 20 days until deadline

Deadline: October 09, 2019
Maximum Award: $10,000 USD

The National Geographic Society awards grants for conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology through its Committee for Research and Exploration.

20191009
30000

National Geographic Exploration Grants International Verified Date 20 20 days until deadline

Deadline: October 09, 2019
Maximum Award: $30,000 USD

Grants for conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology.

20191012

Innovate BC Ignite Program Canadian Verified Date 23 23 days until deadline

Deadline: October 12, 2019

Innovate BC’s Ignite Program provides up to $300,000 to fund innovation in the areas of natural resources, applied science and/or engineering.

20191015
3000000

Arctic Inspiration Prize Canadian Verified Date 26 26 days until deadline

Deadline: October 15, 2019
Maximum Award: $3,000,000 CAD

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

20191025
150000

Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) Grants Program Canadian Verified Date 36 36 days until deadline

Deadline: October 25, 2019
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.

20191025

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

20191029

Collaborative Health Research Projects (Full Application) Canadian Verified Date 40 40 days until deadline

Deadline: October 29, 2019

The CHRP Initiative funding supports interdisciplinary collaborations between natural sciences, engineering and health sciences communities to translate innovative research results to knowledge/technology users (KTUs) and related stakeholders outside the academic or training environment. There is a special funding call in 2018 on Artificial Intelligence, Health and Society.

20191101
125000

Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline

Deadline: November 01, 2019
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.

20191101
120000

Discovery Grants, Department of National Defence Supplement Canadian Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline

Deadline: November 01, 2019
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.

20191101

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline

Deadline: November 01, 2019

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

20191101

Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative Canadian Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline

Deadline: November 01, 2019

Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative will fund at least 10 meritorious Connection Grants proposals per competition to support the research community’s development, adoption and dissemination of research data management standards, practices, tools and skills appropriate to their field.

20191115
25000

Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Canadian Verified Date 57 57 days until deadline

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

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

20191116
15000

France Canada Research Fund (FCRF): New Scientific Collaboration Support Program International 58 58 days until deadline

Deadline: November 16, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $15,000 CAD

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

20191121
0

Edison Achievement Award International 63 63 days until deadline

Deadline: November 21, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

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

20191123
1

Eni Awards International 65 65 days until deadline

Eni
Deadline: November 23, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: Varies

Rewards the most advanced scientific breakthroughs in the field of energy made by the best researchers around the world.

20191124
0

Governor General's (GG) International Award in Canadian Studies Canadian Verified Date 66 66 days until deadline

Deadline: November 24, 2019

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

20191125
1

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Awards for Science Promotion Canadian Verified Date 67 67 days until deadline

Deadline: November 25, 2019
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20191130
0

Governor General's (GG) Innovation Awards Canadian Verified Date 72 72 days until deadline

Deadline: November 30, 2019

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

20191201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships Canadian Verified Date 73 73 days until deadline

Deadline: December 01, 2019

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

20191201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists Canadian Verified Date 73 73 days until deadline

Deadline: December 01, 2019

Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.

20191210
200000

New Frontiers in Research Fund, Exploration Canadian Verified Date 82 82 days until deadline

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

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

20191210
4950000

Training Grant : CIHR-NSERC-SSHRC Healthy Cities Research Training Platform (HCRTP) Canadian Verified Date 82 82 days until deadline

Deadline: December 10, 2019
Maximum Award: $4,950,000 CAD

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

20191212
10000

Albert Einstein World Award of Science International Verified Date 84 84 days until deadline

Deadline: December 12, 2019
Maximum Award: $10,000 USD

Recognizes and encourages scientific and technological research and development.

20191217
1

Manning Innovation Awards Canadian 89 89 days until deadline

Deadline: December 17, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20191231
0

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

20200101
0

Order of Canada Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

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

20200110
215000

Volvo Environment Prize International Verified Date

Deadline: January 10, 2020
Maximum Award: $215,000 USD

Recognizes outstanding innovations or scientific discoveries which broadly fall within the area of environment and sustainable development.

20200115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

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

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

20200115
0

Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) Massey Medal Canadian

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

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

20200117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

Deadline: January 17, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: €100,000 EUR

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

20200118

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Canadian

Deadline: January 18, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Honours extraordinary women leaders.

20200128
25000

Copley Medal International

Deadline: January 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: £25,000 GBP

For outstanding achievements in research of any branch of science.

20200130
0

Partners in Research (PIR) National Awards Canadian

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

20200131
8000000

Nobel Prize International

Deadline: January 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: 8,000,000 kr SEK

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

20200131
50000

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

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

20200131
50000000

Japan Prize International

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

Recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology.

20200131
2560000

LUI Che Woo Prize International

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

Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.

20200131
100000

Studies in NSE Research in Canada Canadian

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

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

20200131
4950000

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

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

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

20200201
0

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

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

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20200201

LifeSciences BC Awards Canadian

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

Celebrates and honours those in our B.C. community who successfully position our province as a competitive global cluster in the life sciences sector.

20200201
0

MIT Technology Review Magazine's Innovators Under 35 Global list Canadian

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

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

20200206
100000

Mitacs Elevate Postdoc Fellowships Canadian

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

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

20200215
1000000

Theme Partnership Program Canadian

Deadline: February 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

The Theme Partnership Program supports research proposals that connect top researchers with policy and industry leaders to develop climate change solutions for British Columbia and beyond.

20200219
7000

Faculty Mobility Program Canadian

Deadline: February 19, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $7,000 CAD

Short-term opportunities for Canadian faculty to teach or conduct research in Latin America and the Caribbean in areas such as democratic and accountable governance, humans rights, environment, diversity and indigenous peoples.

20200301
250000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering Canadian

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

20200301
1000000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Herzberg Canada Gold Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

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

20200301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International

Deadline: March 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: 3,000,000 kr SEK

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

20200301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Medals & Awards Canadian

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

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

20200301
250000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) John C. Polanyi Award Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

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

20200301

Order of British Columbia Canadian

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

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

20200301
0

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

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

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

20200301
3000

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Miroslaw Romanowski Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $3,000 CAD

Awards scientific work relating to environmental problems.

20200301

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

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

Rewards outstanding research in any branch of earth sciences.

20200301

NSERC Discovery Frontiers, Call for Proposals, Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment Canadian

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

This round of funding will focus on antimicrobial resistance in the environment. Funding available is $1 million per year for four years.

20200315
750000

Balzan Prize International

Deadline: March 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: 750,000 SFr CHF

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

20200321
6000000

Crafoord Prize International

Deadline: March 21, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: 6,000,000 kr SEK

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

20200331
200000

King Faisal International Prize International

Deadline: March 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $200,000 USD

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

20200331
120000

Robert Koch Award International

Deadline: March 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: €120,000 EUR

Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.

20200331
0

Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) Timothy R. Parsons Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes excellence in ocean sciences during the lifetime of the recipient or for a recent outstanding achievement.

20200331
0

A.G. Huntsman Award for Excellence in the Marine Sciences Canadian

Deadline: March 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

Recognizes significant influence on the course of marine scientific thought.

20200412
40000000

International Cosmos Prize International

Deadline: April 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: ¥40,000,000 JPY

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

20200415
200000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Synergy Awards for Innovation Canadian

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

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

20200424
0

American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowship International

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

Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.

20200427

Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International

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

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

20200501
250000

World Food Prize International

Deadline: May 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: $250,000 USD

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

20200501
500000

Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge Canadian

Deadline: May 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: €500,000 EUR

Recognizes leaders in sustainable entrepreneurship from all over the world.

20200513

IC-IMPACTS & DBT, Creating Wealth from Waste Canadian

Deadline: May 13, 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 funding call is for biotechnology-driven research-based solutions to extract wealth from wastewater and rejuvenate polluted bodies of water such as the River Ganga in India.

20200513
250000

Climate Action Fund Canadian

Deadline: May 13, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

Supports projects that raise awareness about climate change and clean growth, and encourages Canadians to take action.

20200517
80000

Ramon Margalef Prize in Ecology International

Deadline: May 17, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: €80,000 EUR

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

20200531
250000

Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science International

Deadline: May 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $250,000 USD

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

20200531
0

Cleantech Group (CTG) Global Cleantech 100 International

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

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

20200607
250000

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

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

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

20200610

The Audacious Prize International

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

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200612
100000

L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International

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

Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.

20200615
100000

Killam Prizes Canadian

Deadline: June 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

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

20200628
750000

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

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

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

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

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

20200630
100000

Rolex Awards for Enterprise International

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

20200630
10000

Steacie Prize Canadian

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

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

20200701
1100000

Templeton Prize International

Deadline: July 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: £1,100,000 GBP

Honours a living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life’s spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works. 

20200702
0

Clean50 Awards Canadian

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

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

20200704
70000

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships International

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

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

20200719
2988

John Maddox Prize International

Deadline: July 19, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: £2,988 GBP

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

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

Deadline: July 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $2,500 CAD

Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.

20200801

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

Deadline: August 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.

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.

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.

20200923
200000

Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement International Verified Date

Deadline: September 23, 2020
Maximum Award: $200,000 USD

Inspires peoples of all nations to understand the importance of preserving the environment.

20201015
200000

Heineken Prizes International

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: $200,000 USD

Rewards outstanding achievement in the fields of: Biochemistry and Biophysics, Cognitive Science, Environmental Sciences, History, and Medicine

20210301

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

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

Recognizes important contributions in multiple domain.

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The Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA), an initiative of the African Academy of Sciences and the New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD), in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched two requests for proposals for Grand Challenges Africa - Innovation Seed Grants

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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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75000

Going Global Innovation Program Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $75,000 CAD

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

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25000

IC Impacts Innovative Demonstration Initiative Canadian

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

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

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15000

Accelerate Research Internships Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $15,000 CAD

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

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Converge Canadian

Deadline: Continuous

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

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15000

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

99991231
5000

Globalink Research Award Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

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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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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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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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30000

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers International Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €30,000 EUR

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

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45000

Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €45,000 EUR

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

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5000000

Alexander von Humboldt Professorship International

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

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

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60000

Humboldt Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

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

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750000

Max Planck Research Award International

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: €750,000 EUR

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

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60000

Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Researchers International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

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

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50000

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

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4000000

Discovery Frontiers (DF) Canadian

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

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

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

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

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Funding Geoengineering Research International Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

World Climate Change Challenge (WCCC) "Funding Geoengineering Research" is seeking to support academic researchers in the area of Geoengineering & Near Term Anthropogenic Climate Change Mitigation Research.

99991231
5000

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

99991231
1000000

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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