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France Canada Research Fund (FCRF): New Scientific Collaboration Support Program International ✓ Verified Date 1 1 days until deadline
For new scientific projects jointly developed by French and Canadian teams that have never worked together before.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Awards for Science Promotion Canadian ✓ Verified Date 11 11 days until deadline
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.
Shaw Prize International ✓ Verified Date 16 16 days until deadline
Honours individuals who have recently achieved significant breakthrough in academic and scientific research or applications.
Royal Society of Canada (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists Canadian ✓ Verified Date 17 17 days until deadline
Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.
New Frontiers in Research Fund, Exploration Canadian ✓ Verified Date 26 26 days until deadline
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.
Gruber Prizes International ✓ Verified Date 31 31 days until deadline
Honours individuals in the fields of Cosmology, Genetics, and Neuroscience, whose groundbreaking work provides new models that inspire and enable fundamental shifts in knowledge and culture.
International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) Medal International ✓ Verified Date 47 47 days until deadline
Recognizes exceptional and sustained contributions to the understanding of the Arctic.
BC Community Achievement Award Canadian ✓ Verified Date 62 62 days until deadline
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.
Harvey Prize International 64 64 days until deadline
Rewards excellence by recognizing breakthroughs in science and technology.
Copley Medal International 75 75 days until deadline
For outstanding achievements in research of any branch of science.
Partners in Research (PIR) National Awards Canadian 77 77 days until deadline
Recognizes the importance and significance of research within the biomedical and natural sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics domains.
LUI Che Woo Prize International 78 78 days until deadline
Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.
Studies in NSE Research in Canada Canadian 78 78 days until deadline
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.
Canada Awards for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Canadian ✓ Verified Date 79 79 days until deadline
Recognizes excellence in Canadian innovation and entrepreneurship, while educating present and future generations of disruptors.
Confederation of University Faculty Assns. of BC (CUFA BC) Distinguished Academics Awards Canadian ✓ Verified Date 81 81 days until deadline
For contribution to community beyond academy.
Mitacs Elevate Postdoc Fellowships Canadian 84 84 days until deadline
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.
Promotes originality and excellence of research in the field of Biophysics.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering Canadian ✓ Verified Date
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.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Herzberg Canada Gold Medal Canadian ✓ Verified Date
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.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) John C. Polanyi Award Canadian ✓ Verified Date
Recognizes a recent outstanding advance in any NSERC-supported field of the natural sciences or engineering.
Rewards a distinguished and sustained contribution to the literature of the social sciences.
Recognizes outstanding research in physics and in chemistry.
Order of British Columbia Canadian ✓ Verified Date
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.
Balzan Prize International ✓ Verified Date
Fosters culture, the sciences and the most meritorious initiatives in the cause of humanity, peace and fraternity among peoples throughout the world.
Crafoord Prize International
Recognizes excellence in astronomy and mathematics, biosciences, geosciences or polyarthritis research.
Robert Koch Award International
Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.
Recognizes excellence in ocean sciences during the lifetime of the recipient or for a recent outstanding achievement.
Breakthrough Prizes International
Recognizes individuals who have made profound contributions in Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics.
International Cosmos Prize International
Honours those who have, through their work, applied and realized the ideals which the Foundation strives to preserve.
Recognizes partnerships in natural sciences and engineering research and development between universities and Canadian industries.
Honours the spirit and contribution of entrepreneurs here and around the world.
Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.
Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International
The programs allow scientists employed at Japanese universities/research institutions to invite fellow researchers from other countries to Japan to participate in cooperative activities.
Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science International
Recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions in a predetermined field of interest chosen each year.
Recognizes outstanding contributions to basic research which uses lasers to advance our knowledge of the fundamental physical properties of materials and their interaction with light.
Recognizes and encourage outstanding experimental research in nuclear physics,
American Physical Society (APS) W.K.H. Panofsky Prize International
Recognizes and encourages outstanding achievements in Experimental Particle Physics.
Enhances the career development of outstanding and highly promising university faculty who are earning a strong international reputation for original research.
L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International
Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.
Killam Prizes Canadian
Awarded to active (not retired) Canadian scholars who have made a substantial and significant contribution over a significant period to scholarly research.
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.
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.
BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge Awards International
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.
Rolex Awards for Enterprise International
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.
Steacie Prize Canadian
Awards a young scientist or engineer for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada
Templeton Prize International
Honours a living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life’s spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works.
Clean50 Awards Canadian
Recognizes Canada’s leaders in sustainability for their contributions over the prior two years.
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships International
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.
BCIC Ignite (Round 6) Canadian
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.
Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.
Seaborg Medal Canadian
Recognizes outstanding scientific or engineering research achievements associated with the development of peaceful uses of nuclear science.
Subatomic Physics (SAP) Discovery Grants Research Tools and Instruments Grants Program International
SAP-RTI grants are awards that assist buying or developing research equipment that costs more than $7,000.
Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative International ✓ Verified Date
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.
Encourages dedication to science, originality and excellence by rewarding outstanding young scientists, under 40 years of age.
Global Young Academy (GYA) Membership International
Empowers young researchers to lead International, interdisciplinary, and intergenerational dialogue with the goal to make global decision making evidence-based and inclusive.
Sloan Research Fellowships International
Stimulates fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.
Wolf Prize International
Recognizes renowned scientists and artists for their achievements for humanity and for friendly relations between people.
Kyoto Prize International
Honours those who have contributed significantly to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of mankind.
John H. Chapman Award of Excellence Canadian
Recognizes a remarkable contribution to space science and technology.
National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International
Honours outstanding achievement in the physical, biological, and social sciences.
Heineken Prizes International
Rewards outstanding achievement in the fields of: Biochemistry and Biophysics, Cognitive Science, Environmental Sciences, History, and Medicine
Simons Investigators International
Supports active and creative researchers with $100,000 USD per year over five years to undertake new and creative investigations in Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics, Theoretical Computer Science and Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems.
Cottrell STAR and IMPACT awards International
Advance the skills, knowledge and experience of Cottrell Scholars.
Rewards outstanding research in any branch of astronomy, chemistry, mathematics, physics, or an allied science.
Recognizes important contributions in multiple domain.
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.
Going Global Innovation Program Canadian ✓ Verified Date
Supports eligible recipients to pursue targeted R&D partnerships with key foreign organizations that may lead to the commercialization of Canadian technologies.
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.
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.
Globalink Research Award Canadian ✓ Verified Date
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.
Industrial Research Chairs (IRC) Canadian ✓ Verified Date
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.
Targeted Grants in Mathematics and Physical Sciences International
The Simons Foundation division for Mathematics and Physical Sciences seeks to extend the frontiers of basic research. The division's primary foci include mathematics, theoretical physics and theoretical computer science.
Fredrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award International
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.
Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers International ✓ Verified Date
To carry out long-term research (6-24 months) in Germany. Applicants choose their own topic of research and their academic host.
Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers International ✓ Verified Date
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.
Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award International
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.
Alexander von Humboldt Professorship International
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.
Humboldt Research Award International
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.
Max Planck Research Award International
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.
Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Researchers International
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.
Discovery Frontiers (DF) Canadian
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)
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).
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.
VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants Canadian ✓ Verified Date
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.
Alliance Grants Canadian ✓ Verified Date
Alliance grants encourage university researchers to collaborate with partner organizations, which can be from the private, public or not-for-profit sectors.