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20190731
2500

Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (FCCP) Award of Merit Canadian Verified Date 8 8 days until deadline

Deadline: July 31, 2019
Maximum Award: $2,500 CAD

Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.

20190801

Connection Grants Canadian Verified Date 9 9 days until deadline

Deadline: August 01, 2019

Connection Grants (amounts from $7,000 to $25,000) support workshops, colloquiums, conferences, forums, summer institutes or other events or outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives.  Applications may be submitted by institutions (e.g., university led events) or individual applicants and teams. This is a 2:1 matching fund opportunity (SSHRC:entity match).

20190801

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date 9 9 days until deadline

Deadline: August 01, 2019

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

20190801
200000

Rapid Response Canada 2019 LOI Canadian 9 9 days until deadline

Deadline: August 01, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

To provide funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward, translational research that will accelerate the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases of aging.

20190801

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

20190802
180000

Opportunity Projects Program Canadian Verified Date 10 10 days until deadline

Deadline: August 02, 2019
Maximum Award: $180,000 CAD

This program is supports active partnerships between climate solution seekers and academic researchers on innovative research projects in areas of high potential for impact in climate change mitigation and adaptation.

20190816
70000

Catalyst Grant, Analysis of CLSA Data Canadian Verified Date 24 24 days until deadline

Deadline: August 16, 2019
Maximum Award: $70,000 CAD

This funding opportunity is a one-year grant to catalyze and support research efforts of Canadian researchers to use the available CLSA data in order to better understand how the biological, medical, psychological, social, lifestyle and/or economic aspects of people’s lives have an impact in both maintaining health and in the development of disease and disability as people age.

20190819

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative Canadian Verified Date 27 27 days until deadline

Deadline: August 19, 2019

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.

20190829
2500000

European Research Council Advanced Grants International Verified Date 37 37 days until deadline

Deadline: August 29, 2019
Maximum Award: €2,500,000 EUR

Are you an established, leading principal investigator who wants long-term funding to pursue a ground-breaking, high-risk project? The ERC Advanced Grant could be for you. Three main research domains: Physical Sciences & Engineering, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences & Humanities.

20190830
1000000

Supporting Pathways to Care for People Who Use Drugs Canadian Verified Date 38 38 days until deadline

Deadline: August 30, 2019
Maximum Award: $1,000,000 CAD

The objective of this new funding opportunity is to support projects that catalyze system-level change with enduring impact to enhance pathways to care and reduce barriers for people who use drugs.

20190903

Ship Time Program Canadian Verified Date 42 42 days until deadline

Deadline: September 03, 2019

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

20190905
1500000

Team Grant, Pathways Implementation Research Teams Component 3 Canadian Verified Date 44 44 days until deadline

Deadline: September 05, 2019
Maximum Award: $1,500,000 CAD

This funding opportunity supports Implementation Research Teams (IRTs) to develop a better understanding of how to design and implement equitable reach, access and sustainability of population health interventions that will improve Indigenous (i.e., First Nations, Inuit, and Métis) health and health equity.

20190906
70000

Catalyst Grant, Analysis of CLSA Data Canadian Verified Date 45 45 days until deadline

Deadline: September 06, 2019
Maximum Award: $70,000 CAD

This funding opportunity is a one-year grant to catalyze and support research efforts of Canadian researchers to use the available CLSA data in order to better understand how the biological, medical, psychological, social, lifestyle and/or economic aspects of people’s lives have an impact in both maintaining health and in the development of disease and disability as people age.

20190906

CFI Innovation Fund Canadian Verified Date 45 45 days until deadline

Deadline: September 06, 2019

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.

20190910
90000

Aid to Scholarly Journals Canadian 49 49 days until deadline

Deadline: September 10, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $90,000 CAD

Aid to Scholarly Journals grants support Canadian scholarly dissemination by offering a contribution to enable journals to explore innovative activities as well as to help them to defray the costs associated with publishing scholarly articles, digital publishing and journal distribution on Canadian not-for-profit platforms.

20190911

Other, Planning & Dissemination Grants, ICS (Institute Community Support) Canadian 50 50 days until deadline

Deadline: September 11, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

The Planning and Dissemination Grants are intended to provide support for planning and/or dissemination activities consistent with the mandate of CIHR and relevant to CIHR Institutes, or Initiatives.

20190912

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative Canadian Verified Date 51 51 days until deadline

Deadline: September 12, 2019

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.

20190915
0

Global Young Academy (GYA) Membership International Verified Date 54 54 days until deadline

Deadline: September 15, 2019

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

20190915
150000

Sony Research Award Program International 54 54 days until deadline

Deadline: September 15, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $150,000 USD

The Sony Research Award Program provides funding for cutting-edge academic research, and helps build a collaborative relationship between faculty and Sony researchers.

20190916
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date 55 55 days until deadline

Deadline: September 16, 2019
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

The small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships supported through the Partnership Engage Grants are meant to respond to immediate needs and time constraints facing organizations in non-academic sectors. There are 4 application deadlines throughout the year (Mar 15, Jun 15, Sept 15, and Dec 15).  The grants are valued at $7,000 to $25,000 over one year.

20190922
1650000

Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) - Full Application Canadian Verified Date 61 61 days until deadline

Deadline: September 22, 2019
Maximum Award: $1,650,000 CAD

The CREATE Program primarily supports the training of teams of highly qualified students (master's and doctorals) from Canada and abroad through the development of innovative training programs.   Full application (due Sept 24, 2018) is by invitation only.

20190923

Idea to Innovation (I2I) Grants Canadian Verified Date 62 62 days until deadline

Deadline: September 23, 2019

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

20190924
2000000

Canadian Microbiome Initiative 2, Research Teams Canadian Verified Date 63 63 days until deadline

Deadline: September 24, 2019
Maximum Award: $2,000,000 CAD

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.

20190926
5700000

Team Grant, Sepsis Research Network Canadian Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

Deadline: September 26, 2019
Maximum Award: $5,700,000 CAD

The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support a single national research network in the area of sepsis research.

20190926
1500000

Substance Use and Addictions Program (SUAP) Canadian Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

Deadline: September 26, 2019
Maximum Award: $1,500,000 CAD

This is an additional, one-time anticipatory call for proposals to enhance the response to the opioid crisis and other emerging issues, such as methamphetamines.

20190930
5000000

Fukuoka Prize International Verified Date 69 69 days until deadline

Deadline: September 30, 2019
Maximum Award: ¥5,000,000 JPY

Honours outstanding achievements by individuals or groups/organizations in preserving and creating the unique and diverse cultures of Asia.

20191001

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

20191004
15000

Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant International Verified Date 73 73 days until deadline

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

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

20191007
1

National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International Verified Date 76 76 days until deadline

Deadline: October 07, 2019
Maximum Award: Varies

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

20191015
400000

Insight Grant Canadian Verified Date 84 84 days until deadline

Deadline: October 15, 2019
Maximum Award: $400,000 CAD

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

20191025
150000

Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) Grants Program Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: October 25, 2019
Maximum Award: $150,000 CAD

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

20191025

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

20191029
2500000

Partnership Grants (PG) - Stage 2 Canadian

Deadline: October 29, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $2,500,000 CAD

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).

20191029

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.

20191031
20000

P2P Awards Canadian

Deadline: October 31, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $20,000 CAD

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.

20191101
125000

Discovery Grants - Northern Research Supplement Program (NRS) Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 01, 2019
Maximum Award: $125,000 CAD

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

20191101
120000

Discovery Grants, Department of National Defence Supplement Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 01, 2019
Maximum Award: $120,000 CAD

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

20191101

Discovery Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 01, 2019

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

20191109
300000

ASRP Research Grants Canadian

Deadline: November 09, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $300,000 CAD

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.

20191115
200000

Partnership Development Grants (PDG) Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: November 15, 2019
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

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.

20191115
10000

Fraser Centre Planning Award for Patient-oriented Research and Knowledge Translation Canadian

Deadline: November 15, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

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).

20191116
15000

France Canada Research Fund (FCRF): New Scientific Collaboration Support Program International

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

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

20191125
1

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.

20191128
375000

Grants-in-Aid Research Competition Canadian

Deadline: November 28, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $375,000 CAD

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.

20191201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 01, 2019

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

20191201
0

Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.

20191204
120000

Operating Grants Canadian

Deadline: December 04, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $120,000 CAD

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

20191212
10000

Albert Einstein World Award of Science International Verified Date

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

Recognizes and encourages scientific and technological research and development.

20191215
7000

SFU/SSHRC Small Research Grants // Fall Intake International

Deadline: December 15, 2019*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $7,000 CAD

SSHRC Institutional Grants/SFU Grants support scholarly research in the contemporary arts, humanities and social sciences for expenses up to a maximum of $7,000. A lead applicant, together with one or more eligible co-applicants may apply in a single application for up to $10,000.

20191216
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 16, 2019
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

The small-scale, stakeholder-driven partnerships supported through the Partnership Engage Grants are meant to respond to immediate needs and time constraints facing organizations in non-academic sectors. There are 4 application deadlines throughout the year (Mar 15, Jun 15, Sept 15, and Dec 15).  The grants are valued at $7,000 to $25,000 over one year.

20191217
1

Manning Innovation Awards Canadian

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

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

20200101
1000000

John W. Kluge Prize for Achievement in the Study of Humanity International Verified Date

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

Recognizes individuals whose outstanding scholarship in the humanities and social sciences has shaped both public affairs and civil society.

20200101
0

Order of Canada Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

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

20200115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

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

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

20200117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

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

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

20200118

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Canadian

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

Honours extraordinary women leaders.

20200131
25000

Dr. Samarthji Lal Award for Mental Health Research Canadian

Deadline: January 31, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $25,000 CAD

Recognizes researchers in the area of psychiatry who are making an outstanding contribution in the field.

20200131
8000000

Nobel Prize International

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

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

20200131
2560000

LUI Che Woo Prize International

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

Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.

20200201
0

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

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

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20200201
10000

Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Aubrey Tingle Prize and Lecture Canadian

Deadline: February 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

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.

20200201
50000

Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Prize in Cancer Research Canadian

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

Recognizes a Canadian physician or scientist who makes outstanding contributions to the treatment, amelioration, or development of therapies for cancer.

20200201
24974

J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine Canadian

Deadline: February 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $24,974 CAD

For contributions to a field of basic or clinical research in one of the Institute's principal areas of research.

20200201
0

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

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

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

20200204
250000

Lasker Award International

Deadline: February 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: $250,000 USD

Recognizes the contributions of scientists, physicians, and public servants who have made major advances in the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of human disease.

20200215

Stein Rokkan Prize Canadian

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

Recognizes a very substantial and original contribution in comparative social science research.

20200222
225000

Trudeau Mentors Canadian

Deadline: February 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: $225,000 CAD

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

20200301
250000

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

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

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

20200301
1000000

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

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

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

20200301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International

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

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

20200301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Medals & Awards Canadian

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

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

20200301

Order of British Columbia Canadian

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

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

20200301
0

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

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

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

20200301

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

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

Awards outstanding work in the history of Canada.

20200301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) McLaughlin Medal Canadian

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

Recognizes excellence in medical science.

20200301
5000

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Yvan Allaire Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

Awards an outstanding contribution in governance of private and public organisations.

20200307
10000000

Keio Medical Science Prize International

Deadline: March 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: ¥10,000,000 JPY

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.

20200315
750000

Balzan Prize International

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

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

20200321
6000000

Crafoord Prize International

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

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

20200329
10000

Community Engagement Initiative (CEI) - Call for Proposals Canadian

Deadline: March 29, 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

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.

20200331
200000

King Faisal International Prize International

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

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

20200331
120000

Robert Koch Award International

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

Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.

20200331
0

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

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

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

20200331
2000

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

Deadline: March 31, 2020
Maximum Award: $2,000 CAD

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

20200401
25000

Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize International

Deadline: April 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: $25,000 USD

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

20200401
50000

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

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

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.

20200401
50000

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

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

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.

20200401
50000

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

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

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.

20200401
50000

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

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

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.

20200415
200000

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

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

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

20200424
0

American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowship International

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

Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.

20200427

Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International

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

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

20200430
0

Royal Microscopical Society (RMS) Medals International

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

Recognizes outstanding scientific achievements in all branches of microscopy.

20200501
0

Medical Council of Canada Outstanding Achievement Awards in Evaluation of Clinical Competence 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.

Honours sustained excellence in Canadian health care and/or health care research.

20200506

R&D 100 Awards Canadian

Deadline: May 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.

Celebrate the greatest R&D developments of the previous year.

20200527
39980

Massry Prize Canadian

Deadline: May 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.
Maximum Award: $39,980 USD

Recognizes substantial recent contributions in the biomedical sciences.

20200527
5000

SFU Scholarly Digitization Fund Canadian

Deadline: May 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.
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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.

20200531
250000

Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science International

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

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

20200531
50000

AGE-WELL Awards in Technology and Aging Canadian

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

Research funding to highly qualified graduate students and postdoctoral fellows across Canada through awards in Technology and Aging.

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.

20200609
20000

Health Research Foundation (HRF) Medal of Honour Canadian

Deadline: June 09, 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: $20,000 CAD

Recognizes remarkable individuals whose research or contributions to public policies supportive of research and development in Canada have achieved international recognition.

20200610
0

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Canadian

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

Recognizes outstanding contributions to medicine and the health sciences that have led to extraordinary improvements in human health.

20200610

The Audacious Prize International

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

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200612
100000

L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International

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

Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.

20200612
40000

Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award Canadian

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: $40,000 CAD

Recognizes the recent outstanding contributions of researchers to the global effort to fight neurodegenerative diseases of aging.

20200615
100000

Killam Prizes Canadian

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

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

20200615
617000

Holberg Prize International

Deadline: June 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $617,000 USD

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

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

20200630
0

Prix Galien Canada Awards 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.

Recognizes the efforts and achievements of pharmaceutical research and development.

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.

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.

20201010
100000

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Gold Leaf Prizes Canadian

Deadline: October 10, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $100,000 CAD

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;

20210301
1500

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) RSC Jason A. Hannah 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.
Maximum Award: $1,500 CAD

Recognizes an important publication in the history of medicine.

20210301

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

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

Recognizes important contributions in multiple domain.

20210515
0

Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA) Awards Canadian

Deadline: May 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 the contributions of individuals who have had a remarkable impact on cancer research and the cancer research community.

99991231
800000

CCS-Partner Prevention Research Grants have been created to support investigators who approach research in key prevention and risk reduction areas.

99991231

The programme supports research and study visits up to three months within the framework of the bilateral exchange of scientists and scholars.

99991231
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.

99991231
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.

99991231
15000

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

99991231
5000

Globalink Research Award Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

99991231

The US National Science Foundation funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering.

99991231

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.

99991231

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.

99991231
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.

99991231

To carry out long-term research (6-24 months) in Germany. Applicants choose their own topic of research and their academic host.

99991231
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.

99991231
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.

99991231
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.

99991231
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.

99991231
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.

99991231
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.

99991231
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)

99991231

IDRC funds developing-country researchers, institutions, and Canadian researchers through our grants, fellowships, and awards.

99991231

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).

99991231

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.

99991231
10000

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

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

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

99991231
5000

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

99991231

SFU Open Access Fund Canadian

Deadline: Continuous

The SFU Open Access Fund supports SFU authors publishing in fully open access journals that charge Article Processing Charges.


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