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20200127
25000

Copley Medal International Verified Date 1 1 days until deadline

Deadline: January 27, 2020
Maximum Award: £25,000 GBP

For outstanding achievements in research of any branch of science.

20200131
0

Partners in Research (PIR) National Awards Canadian Verified Date 5 5 days until deadline

Deadline: January 31, 2020

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

20200131
8000000

Nobel Prize International Verified Date 5 5 days until deadline

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

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

20200131
50000

Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS) Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research Canadian 5 5 days until deadline

Deadline: January 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $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
2560000

LUI Che Woo Prize International 5 5 days until deadline

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

Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.

20200131
100000

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

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

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

20200131
4950000

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

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

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

20200201
1

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

Deadline: February 01, 2020
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20200201

LifeSciences BC Awards Canadian Verified Date 6 6 days until deadline

Deadline: February 01, 2020

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

20200203
0

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20200203
0

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

Deadline: February 03, 2020

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

20200206
100000

Mitacs Elevate Postdoc Fellowships Canadian 11 11 days until deadline

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

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

20200211
250000

Genome BC Sector Innovation Program (SIP) Canadian Verified Date 16 16 days until deadline

Deadline: February 11, 2020
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

The focus of this intake is Single-Cell Omics, which includes single-cell genomics, epigenomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, proteogenomics, metabolomics, lipidomics, immunogenomics and bioinformatics, as well as the technologies enabling these single-cell omics approaches. Genome BC hopes to fund novel, innovative projects from a variety of sectors that will truly advance the field.This intake is open to proposals focused on any of the sectors supported by Genome BC: human health, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture, agriculture and agri-foods, mining, energy and environment.

20200214
1000000

Theme Partnership Program Canadian Verified Date 19 19 days until deadline

Deadline: February 14, 2020
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

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

20200218
24000000

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

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

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

20200219
7000

Faculty Mobility Program Canadian 24 24 days until deadline

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.

20200228
50000000

Japan Prize International Verified Date 33 33 days until deadline

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

Recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology.

20200301
250000

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

20200301
1000000

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

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

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

20200301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

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

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

20200301

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

Deadline: March 01, 2020

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

20200301
250000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) John C. Polanyi Award Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

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

20200301
0

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

Deadline: March 01, 2020

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

20200301
3000

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Miroslaw Romanowski Medal Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $3,000 CAD

Awards scientific work relating to environmental problems.

20200301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Willet G. Miller Medal Canadian Verified Date 35 35 days until deadline

Deadline: March 01, 2020

Rewards outstanding research in any branch of earth sciences.

20200302

NSERC Discovery Frontiers International 36 36 days until deadline

Deadline: March 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.

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

20200306

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

Deadline: March 06, 2020

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

20200312
3000000

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

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

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

20200315
750000

Balzan Prize International Verified Date 49 49 days until deadline

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

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

20200321
6000000

Crafoord Prize International 55 55 days until deadline

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.

20200326
250000

Genome BC Sector Innovation Program (SIP) Canadian Verified Date 60 60 days until deadline

Deadline: March 26, 2020
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

The focus of this intake is Single-Cell Omics, which includes single-cell genomics, epigenomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, proteogenomics, metabolomics, lipidomics, immunogenomics and bioinformatics, as well as the technologies enabling these single-cell omics approaches. Genome BC hopes to fund novel, innovative projects from a variety of sectors that will truly advance the field.This intake is open to proposals focused on any of the sectors supported by Genome BC: human health, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture, agriculture and agri-foods, mining, energy and environment.

20200330
450000

Human Frontiers Science Program - Research Grants International Verified Date 64 64 days until deadline

Deadline: March 30, 2020
Maximum Award: $450,000 CAD

The aim of this program is to promote, through international cooperation, basic research focused on the elucidation of the sophisticated and complex mechanisms of living organisms for the benefit of all humankind. Projects are expected to be at the frontiers of knowledge and therefore entail risk.

20200330

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

Deadline: March 30, 2020

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

20200331
200000

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

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

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

20200331
120000

Robert Koch Award International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

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

Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.

20200331
0

A.G. Huntsman Award for Excellence in the Marine Sciences Canadian 65 65 days until deadline

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.

20200415
100000

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

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

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

20200415
200000

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

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

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

20200415
24000000

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

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

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

20200424
0

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

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

Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.

20200426
4000

Secretary General’s Award for Excellence in Deep Sea Research International

Deadline: April 26, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $4,000 USD

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

20200427

Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International

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

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

20200501
1650000

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

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

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

20200501
250000

World Food Prize International Verified Date

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

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

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.

20200515
1000000

Theme Partnership Program Canadian Verified Date

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

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

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 Verified Date

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

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

20200531
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 Verified Date

TED
Deadline: June 10, 2020

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200612
100000

L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International

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

Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.

20200615
100000

Killam Prizes Canadian Verified Date

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

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

20200619

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

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

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

20200622

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

20200628
750000

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

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

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

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
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 Verified Date

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

Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.

20200804

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: August 04, 2020

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

20200804

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

20200819

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative International Verified Date

Deadline: August 19, 2020

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

20200901

Ship Time Program Canadian

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

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

20200915
0

Global Young Academy (GYA) Membership International

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

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

20200916
65000

Sloan Research Fellowships International

Deadline: September 16, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $65,000 USD

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

20200920
50000000

Kyoto Prize International

Deadline: September 20, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: ¥50,000,000 JPY

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

20200922
1650000

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

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

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

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.

20200928

Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: September 28, 2020

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

20200930
150000

Stockholm Water Prize International

Deadline: September 30, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $150,000 USD

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

20200930
40000000

Tang Prize International Verified Date

Deadline: September 30, 2020
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.

20201001

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

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

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

20201005
50000000

Blue Planet Prize International

Deadline: October 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: ¥50,000,000 JPY

Recognizes major contributions to solving global environmental problems.

20201007
1

National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International

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

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

20201015
3000000

Arctic Inspiration Prize Canadian

Deadline: October 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $3,000,000 CAD

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

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

20201025

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

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

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

20201026
150000

Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) Grants Program Canadian

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

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

20201030
250000

Sector Innovation Program (Intake 6) eDNA Canadian

Deadline: October 30, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $250,000 CAD

Genome BC’s Sector Innovation Program has launched a new intake – Intake 6 (SIP6), focusing on environmental DNA (eDNA). This competition aims to support genomics research which will address gaps in eDNA analyses that pose barriers to extract and utilize environmental information.

20201102
125000

Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian

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

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

20201102
120000

Discovery Grants, Department of National Defence Supplement Canadian

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

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

20201102

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 02, 2020

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

20201115
25000

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: $25,000 USD

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

20201118
24000000

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

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

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

20201122
0

Edison Achievement Award International

Deadline: November 22, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

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

20201122
1

Eni Awards International

Eni
Deadline: November 22, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20201124
0

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

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

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

20201125
1

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

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

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

20201130
0

Governor General's (GG) Innovation Awards Canadian

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

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

20201201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships Canadian

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

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

20201201
0

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

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

Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.

20201212
10000

Albert Einstein World Award of Science International

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

Recognizes and encourages scientific and technological research and development.

20201231
0

International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) Medal International

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

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

20210101
0

Order of Canada Canadian

Deadline: Continuous

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

20210110
215000

Volvo Environment Prize International

Deadline: January 10, 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: $215,000 USD

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

20210115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

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

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

20210115
0

Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) Massey Medal Canadian

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

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

20210117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

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

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

20210117

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Canadian

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

Honours extraordinary women leaders.

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.

20211101
125000

Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian

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

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

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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.

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5000

Globalink Research Award Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

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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.

99991231
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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40000000

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

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

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

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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.

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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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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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