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Sustainable Development Goals Program - Contributions Canadian ✓ Verified Date ! Deadline Today!
Supports projects that will identify and implement new and innovative approaches or increase impact of existing activities towards achieving Canada's Sustainable Development Goals.
Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) - Full Application Canadian ✓ Verified Date 3 3 days until deadline
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.
Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian ✓ Verified Date 4 4 days until deadline
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.
Canadian Microbiome Initiative 2, Research Teams Canadian ✓ Verified Date 5 5 days until deadline
This competition will support Research Teams to develop new knowledge on the causational roles of microbiome in human health and disease, which will lead to the development of new preventative and therapeutic interventions. The Research Teams will contribute to this goal by creating new knowledge, building synergies, facilitating the sharing of data and resources and facilitating knowledge translation.
Team Grant, Sepsis Research Network Canadian ✓ Verified Date 7 7 days until deadline
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support a single national research network in the area of sepsis research.
Fukuoka Prize International ✓ Verified Date 11 11 days until deadline
Honours outstanding achievements by individuals or groups/organizations in preserving and creating the unique and diverse cultures of Asia.
Subatomic Physics (SAP) Discovery Grants Research Tools and Instruments Grants Program International ✓ Verified Date 12 12 days until deadline
SAP-RTI grants are awards that assist buying or developing research equipment that costs more than $7,000.
Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant International ✓ Verified Date 15 15 days until deadline
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.
Health & Rights for Women, Adolescent Girls and Children Canadian ✓ Verified Date 21 21 days until deadline
Supports proposals that adopt a feminist and sustainable approach to improve the health, human rights and wellbeing of diverse groups of women, adolescent girls and children.
Insight Grant Canadian ✓ Verified Date 26 26 days until deadline
Insight Grants support research excellence in the social sciences and humanities. Funding is available to both emerging and established scholars for research initiatives of two to five years.
Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) Grants Program Canadian ✓ Verified Date 36 36 days until deadline
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.
Subatomic Physics (SAP) Discovery Grants Research Tools and Instruments Grants Program International ✓ Verified Date 36 36 days until deadline
SAP-RTI grants are awards that assist buying or developing research equipment that costs more than $7,000.
Partnership Grants (PG) - Stage 2 Canadian ✓ Verified Date 40 40 days until deadline
SSHRC Partnership Grants provide support for new and existing formal partnerships over 4 to 7 years to advance research, research training and/or knowledge mobilization. There are two stages: Stage 1 (Feb) and Stage 2 by invitation only (Nov).
Collaborative Health Research Projects (Full Application) Canadian ✓ Verified Date 40 40 days until deadline
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.
P2P Awards Canadian 42 42 days until deadline
The BC SUPPORT Unit’s Pathway to Patient-Oriented Research (P2P) Award seeks to support BC-based patient-oriented research (POR) teams in preparing for future substantive (e.g., federal or international funding competitions) POR grant applications.
Pathway to Patient-Oriented Research (P2P) Award Canadian ✓ Verified Date 42 42 days until deadline
This award is launched by the BC SUPPORT Unit provincial hub in collaboration with the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, is in place to help BC-based patient-oriented research teams pilot and test the feasibility of their research projects to make future grant applications stronger.
Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian ✓ Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline
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.
Discovery Grants, Department of National Defence Supplement Canadian ✓ Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline
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.
Discovery Grants Canadian ✓ Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline
The Discovery Grants Program supports ongoing programs of NSE research with long-term goals.
Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative Canadian ✓ Verified Date 43 43 days until deadline
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.
ASRP Research Grants Canadian 51 51 days until deadline
The purpose of this program is to foster research into Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, carried out by new or established investigators in British Columbia.
Partnership Development Grants (PDG) Canadian ✓ Verified Date 57 57 days until deadline
Partnership Development Grants (PDG) provide $75,000 to $200,000 over one to three years to formal partnerships, led by a project director. Partner organizations must provide evidence attesting to the commitment (e.g., cash and/or in-kind) that has been agreed upon.
Fraser Centre Planning Award for Patient-oriented Research and Knowledge Translation Canadian 57 57 days until deadline
The Planning Award will support teams in partnering with patients and other stakeholders to plan research studies or knowledge translation (KT) projects (knowledge dissemination or implementation).
Patient-Oriented Clinician Research Impact Award Canadian ✓ Verified Date 57 57 days until deadline
This award will support clinician researchers based in the Fraser Salish region to engage in patient-oriented knowledge dissemination activities such as presenting at conferences, publishing their work in journal articles or engaging in some other activity that involves communicating research results back to audiences who can use the knowledge.
Planning Award for Patient-Oriented Research and Knowledge Translation Canadian ✓ Verified Date 57 57 days until deadline
The Planning Award for Patient-Oriented Research and Knowledge Translation will support research teams in partnering with patients and other stakeholders to plan research studies or knowledge translation projects in the Fraser region. Three awards of $10,000 each are available for a one-year period.
Knowledge Translation Award for Patient-Oriented Research Canadian ✓ Verified Date 57 57 days until deadline
The Knowledge Translation Award for Patient-Oriented Research will support patient-oriented knowledge translation activities in the Fraser region that will contribute to the advancement of evidence uptake and implementation consistent with the mandate of CIHR’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR). One award of $50,000 is available for a one-year period.
France Canada Research Fund (FCRF): New Scientific Collaboration Support Program International 58 58 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 67 67 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.
Grants-in-Aid Research Competition Canadian 70 70 days until deadline
The Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Grants-in-Aid of Research program supports research on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) to help advance prevention, treatments, health policy and, ultimately find cures. Grants support research projects with a defined objective, conducted by an investigator working alone or in collaboration with others.
Royal Society of Canada (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists Canadian ✓ Verified Date 73 73 days until deadline
Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.
Operating Grants Canadian 76 76 days until deadline
The Cancer Research Society Operating Grants Program supports fundamental, early translational and environment-cancer research on all types of cancer to contribute to the advancement of science aimed at preventing, detecting and treating this disease
SFU/SSHRC Small Research Grants // Fall Intake International 87 87 days until deadline
SSHRC Institutional Grants/SFU Grants support scholarly research in the contemporary arts, humanities and social sciences for expenses up to a maximum of $7,000. A lead applicant, together with one or more eligible co-applicants may apply in a single application for up to $10,000.
Partnership Engage Grants Canadian ✓ Verified Date 88 88 days until deadline
The small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships supported through the Partnership Engage Grants are meant to respond to immediate needs and time constraints facing organizations in non-academic sectors. There are 4 application deadlines throughout the year (Mar 15, Jun 15, Sept 15, and Dec 15). The grants are valued at $7,000 to $25,000 over one year.
Manning Innovation Awards Canadian 89 89 days until deadline
For current, successful, specific innovations proven in the intended marketplace.
John W. Kluge Prize for Achievement in the Study of Humanity International ✓ Verified Date
Recognizes individuals whose outstanding scholarship in the humanities and social sciences has shaped both public affairs and civil society.
BC Community Achievement Award Canadian
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.
Gerda Henkel Prize International
Recognizes outstanding scholarly achievement in the areas supported by the Foundation.
Recognizes researchers in the area of psychiatry who are making an outstanding contribution in the field.
Nobel Prize International
Awards service to humanity in the fields of physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and peace.
LUI Che Woo Prize International
Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.
For contribution to community beyond academy.
Recognizes a British Columbian clinician scientist whose work in health research is internationally recognized and has had a significant impact on advancing research in his or her field.
Recognizes a Canadian physician or scientist who makes outstanding contributions to the treatment, amelioration, or development of therapies for cancer.
For contributions to a field of basic or clinical research in one of the Institute's principal areas of research.
Recognizes the top 35 innovators around the world who are under 35 years old.
Lasker Award International
Recognizes the contributions of scientists, physicians, and public servants who have made major advances in the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of human disease.
Stein Rokkan Prize Canadian
Recognizes a very substantial and original contribution in comparative social science research.
Trudeau Mentors Canadian
Prioritizes experience on the ground in order for Scholars to enhance their appetite for risk taking.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering Canadian
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.
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.
Right Livelihood Awards International
Honours and supports those offering practical and exemplary answers to the most urgent challenges facing us today.
Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.
Order of British Columbia Canadian
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.
Rewards a distinguished and sustained contribution to the literature of the social sciences.
Awards outstanding work in the history of Canada.
Recognizes excellence in medical science.
Awards an outstanding contribution in governance of private and public organisations.
Keio Medical Science Prize International
Recognizes the outstanding and creative achievements of researchers in the fields of medicine and life sciences, in particular those contributing to scientific developments in medicine.
Balzan Prize International
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.
SFU’s Community Engagement Initiative offers small grants to SFU faculty and staff to catalyze community-university impact through the practice of respectful, mutually-beneficial research, learning and creative activity. The average grant amount has been approximately $6,000 per funded initiative with projects supported each year in most faculties and in many departments. The maximum funding available is $10,000 per proposal.
VPR Travel Grants, Social Sciences/Humanities -Pool 2 [September 1 through March 31] International ✓ Verified Date
Submissions are accepted September 1st through March 31st or, until all available funds have been committed. For faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences beginning September 1 through March 31.
King Faisal International Prize International
Recognizes outstanding works in five categories: Service to Islam, Islamic Studies, Arabic Language and Literature, Medicine, and Science.
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.
VPR Travel Grants, Social Sciences/Humanities, Pool 2 [September 1 through March 31] International ✓ Verified Date
VP Research Travel Grants are provided for faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences to present a paper (including the presentation of a poster in a poster session), to serve as a keynote speaker or in the case of faculty in the School for the Contemporary Arts, to present one’s own creative work to a peer group. Awards for North American travel to a Maximum of $900 and International travel to a Maximum of $2,000.
Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize International
Recognizes outstanding and lasting scholarly contributions to racial, ethnic and/or religious relations.
Recognizes individuals or teams whose SSHRC-funded project has engaged the campus and/or wider community, and has generated intellectual, cultural, social and/or economic impacts. Nominations submitted by the institution.
Recognizes individuals or teams whose project has resulted in significant contribution to knowledge and understanding about people, societies and the world. These are institutional and limited submission nominations.
Awards a formal partnership that, through mutual co-operation and shared intellectual leadership and resources, has demonstrated impact and influence within and/or beyond the social sciences and humanities research community. These are institutional and limited submission nominations.
Recognizes individuals who maintains academic excellence, has a talent for research and knowledge mobilization and has demonstrated clear potential to be a future leader within and/or outside the academic sector. The nomination process for this award is managed through the Dean of Graduate Studies Office.
Recognizes partnerships in natural sciences and engineering research and development between universities and Canadian industries.
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.
Royal Microscopical Society (RMS) Medals International
Recognizes outstanding scientific achievements in all branches of microscopy.
Medical Council of Canada Outstanding Achievement Awards in Evaluation of Clinical Competence Canadian
Honours sustained excellence in Canadian health care and/or health care research.
R&D 100 Awards Canadian
Celebrate the greatest R&D developments of the previous year.
Massry Prize Canadian
Recognizes substantial recent contributions in the biomedical sciences.
SFU Scholarly Digitization Fund Canadian
The Scholarly Digitization Fund covers costs associated with digitizing scholarly materials. Digitization work includes scanning, creation of descriptive information, and other processing in preparation for deposit in Summit, the Library’s Research Repository, or another publicly accessible repository operated and maintained by SFU Library.
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.
Research funding to highly qualified graduate students and postdoctoral fellows across Canada through awards in Technology and Aging.
Enhances the career development of outstanding and highly promising university faculty who are earning a strong international reputation for original research.
Recognizes remarkable individuals whose research or contributions to public policies supportive of research and development in Canada have achieved international recognition.
Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Canadian
Recognizes outstanding contributions to medicine and the health sciences that have led to extraordinary improvements in human health.
L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International
Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.
Recognizes the recent outstanding contributions of researchers to the global effort to fight neurodegenerative diseases of aging.
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.
Holberg Prize International
Recognizes outstanding scholarly work in the academic fields of the arts and humanities, social science, law and theology.
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.
Steacie Prize Canadian
Awards a young scientist or engineer for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada
Prix Galien Canada Awards Canadian
Recognizes the efforts and achievements of pharmaceutical research and development.
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.
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.
CFI Innovation Fund International
CFI Innovation Fund supports transformative infrastructure projects that underpin cutting-edge, globally competitive research. The Vice-President, Research & International invites all interested teams to submit an internal Notice of Intent (iNOI) for consideration of which proposals will be selected to advance to CFI, within SFU's maximum allocation of $24.7M.
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.
Honours excellence in health research and its translation into benefits for Canadians. These prizes, worth $100,000, are awarded every two years (with competitions closing in even-numbered years). These are institutional nominations;
Recognizes an important publication in the history of medicine.
Recognizes important contributions in multiple domain.
Celebrates the contributions of individuals who have had a remarkable impact on cancer research and the cancer research community.
CCS-Partner Prevention Research Grants have been created to support investigators who approach research in key prevention and risk reduction areas.
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.
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.
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.
2018 Spring Flooding Loss Reduction - Call for Proposals Canadian ✓ Verified Date
Proposals are invited from social scientists to quickly deploy to a disaster-affected area in the aftermath of an extreme event to collect perishable data.
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.