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20200417
20000

Health Research Foundation (HRF) Medal of Honour Canadian Verified Date 11 11 days until deadline

Deadline: April 17, 2020
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.

20200426
4000

Secretary General’s Award for Excellence in Deep Sea Research International 20 20 days until deadline

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

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

20200427

Invitational Fellowships for Research in Japan International 21 21 days until deadline

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

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

20200501
1000000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Herzberg Canada Gold Medal Canadian Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

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

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

20200501

R&D 100 Awards International Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

Deadline: May 01, 2020

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

20200501
0

Medical Council of Canada Outstanding Achievement Awards in Evaluation of Clinical Competence International Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

Deadline: May 01, 2020

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

20200501
24974

J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine International Verified Date 25 25 days until deadline

Deadline: May 01, 2020
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.

20200508
0

American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowship International Verified Date 32 32 days until deadline

Deadline: May 08, 2020

Recognizes meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.

20200513

The University Publications Fund (UPF) is established under the authority of the Vice-President, Research for the purpose of providing support to faculty and staff of Simon Fraser University for their academic publications. Rapid Response Publications submissions are accepted year-round. Single and Serial Event Publication submissions are accepted annually: April 12th - May 13th.

20200527
39980

Massry Prize International Verified Date 51 51 days until deadline

Deadline: May 27, 2020
Maximum Award: $39,980 USD

Recognizes substantial recent contributions in the biomedical sciences.

20200527
5000

SFU Scholarly Digitization Fund Canadian 51 51 days until deadline

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 Verified Date 55 55 days until deadline

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

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

20200531
50000

AGE-WELL Awards in Technology and Aging Canadian 55 55 days until deadline

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.

20200601
70000

Killam Research Fellowships Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $70,000 CAD

Release time awards for active Canadian scholars who have made a significant and remarkable contribution to their respective fields in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences or engineering.

20200601
1650000

Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) - LOI Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

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

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

20200601
200000

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Synergy Awards for Innovation Canadian Verified Date 56 56 days until deadline

Deadline: June 01, 2020
Maximum Award: $200,000 CAD

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

20200608
0

Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Canadian Verified Date 63 63 days until deadline

Deadline: June 08, 2020

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

20200610

The Audacious Prize International Verified Date 65 65 days until deadline

TED
Deadline: June 10, 2020

A new initiative for launching big, audacious ideas.

20200612
100000

L'Oreal UNESCO Women in Science International Awards International 67 67 days until deadline

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

Identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world.

20200615
100000

Killam Prizes Canadian Verified Date 70 70 days until deadline

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

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

20200615
617000

Holberg Prize International Verified Date 70 70 days until deadline

Deadline: June 15, 2020
Maximum Award: $617,000 USD

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

20200615
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date 70 70 days until deadline

Deadline: June 15, 2020
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.

20200625
40000

Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award Canadian Verified Date 80 80 days until deadline

Deadline: June 25, 2020
Maximum Award: $40,000 CAD

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

20200630
400000

BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge Awards International Verified Date 85 85 days until deadline

Deadline: June 30, 2020
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 Verified Date 85 85 days until deadline

Deadline: June 30, 2020
Maximum Award: $10,000 CAD

Awards a young scientist or engineer (under 40 years of age) for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada

20200630
0

Prix Galien Canada Awards Canadian Verified Date 85 85 days until deadline

Deadline: June 30, 2020

Recognizes the efforts and achievements of pharmaceutical research and development.

20200702
0

Clean50 Awards Canadian 87 87 days until deadline

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 89 89 days until deadline

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.

20200707
250000

Recognizes early-stage academic researchers in the natural sciences and engineering and supports them to enhance their research capacity, so that they can become leaders in their field and inspire others.

20200723
300000

BCIC Ignite (Round 6) Canadian

Deadline: July 23, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $300,000 CAD

This program supports commercialization in the natural resources and applied sciences. Teams must be working on project(s) with the potential for significant benefit to British Columbia.

20200731
2500

Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (FCCP) Award of Merit Canadian Verified Date

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

Recognizes distinguished Chinese Canadians who have made outstanding professional achievements.

20200819

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative International Verified Date

Deadline: August 19, 2020

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

20200906

CFI Innovation Fund International

Deadline: September 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.

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.

20200915
0

Global Young Academy (GYA) Membership International

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

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

20200915
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: September 15, 2020
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.

20200930
0

Royal Microscopical Society (RMS) Medals International

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

Recognizes outstanding scientific achievements in all branches of microscopy.

20201004
15000

Griffith University and Simon Fraser University Collaborative Travel Grant International

Deadline: October 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: $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.

20201007
1

National Academy of Science (NAS) Awards International

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

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

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;

20201015
400000

Insight Grant Canadian

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

20201115
12500

Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Canadian

Deadline: November 15, 2020*
*NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
Maximum Award: $12,500 USD

Traditional Fulbright awards are open to Canadian scholars in all fields and are designed to enable emerging and established scholars, post-doctoral researchers and experienced professionals to conduct research, teach, or undertake a combination of both activities for one semester or a full academic year at any university or research center of their choice in the United States.

20201125
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.

20201201
0

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships Canadian

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

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

20201201
0

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

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

Recognizes the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership.

20201212
10000

Albert Einstein World Award of Science International

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

Recognizes and encourages scientific and technological research and development.

20201215
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: December 15, 2020
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.

20201215
7000

SFU/SSHRC Small Research Grants // Fall Intake International Verified Date

Deadline: December 15, 2020
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.

20210101
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.

20210101
0

Order of Canada Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous

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

20210115
0

BC Community Achievement Award Canadian

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

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

20210117
100000

Gerda Henkel Prize International

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

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

20210117

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Canadian

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

Honours extraordinary women leaders.

20210123
25000

Dr. Samarthji Lal Award for Mental Health Research Canadian

Deadline: January 23, 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: $25,000 CAD

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

20210131
10000

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

Deadline: January 31, 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: $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.

20210131
8000000

Nobel Prize International

Deadline: January 31, 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: 8,000,000 kr SEK

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

20210131
2560000

LUI Che Woo Prize International

Deadline: January 31, 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: $2,560,000 USD

Recognizes remarkable achievements that are contributing to world civilization.

20210201
1

Canada Awards for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Canadian

Deadline: February 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: Varies

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

20210203
0

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

Deadline: February 03, 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.

For contribution to community beyond academy.

20210203
250000

Lasker Award International

Deadline: February 03, 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: $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.

20210203
75000

Insight Development Grants (IDG) Canadian

Deadline: February 03, 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: $75,000 CAD

The IDG funding enables the development of new research questions, as well as experimentation with new methods, theoretical approaches and/or ideas.  This is an excellent opportunity for new scholar(s) / researcher(s) to explore new research.  Also, this funding permits seasoned researcher(s) to develop/explore new avenues of research. Researchers may only apply for and hold, as applicant, only one IDG at a time.

20210203
0

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

Deadline: February 03, 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 the top 35 innovators around the world who are under 35 years old.

20210207
450000

Scholar Awards Canadian

Deadline: February 07, 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: $450,000 CAD

The MSFHR Scholar Program allows early-career researchers to establish an independent research career, build a leading research program, and expand their potential to make significant contributions to their field.

20210214

Stein Rokkan Prize International

Deadline: February 14, 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 a very substantial and original contribution in comparative social science research.

20210221
225000

Trudeau Mentors Canadian

Deadline: February 21, 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: $225,000 CAD

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

20210228
50000

Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Prize in Cancer Research Canadian

Deadline: February 28, 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: $50,000 CAD

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

20210301
250000

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

20210301
3000000

Right Livelihood Awards International

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: 3,000,000 kr SEK

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

20210301

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Medals & Awards 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.

Rewards outstanding scholarship and research in various fields.

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) McLaughlin 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 excellence in medical science.

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.

20210302
10000000

Keio Medical Science Prize International

Deadline: March 02, 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: ¥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.

20210306

Order of British Columbia Canadian

Deadline: March 06, 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.

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.

20210315
750000

Balzan Prize International

Deadline: March 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.
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. 

20210316
25000

Partnership Engage Grants Canadian

Deadline: March 16, 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: $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.

20210321
6000000

Crafoord Prize International

Deadline: March 21, 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: 6,000,000 kr SEK

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

20210331
200000

King Faisal International Prize International

Deadline: March 31, 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: $200,000 USD

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

20210331
120000

Robert Koch Award International

Deadline: March 31, 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: €120,000 EUR

Recognizes outstanding and Internationally recognized scientific achievements.

20210331
2000

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

Deadline: March 31, 2021
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.

20210401
25000

Joseph B. and Toby Gittler Prize International

Deadline: April 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: $25,000 USD

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

20210401
50000

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

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20210401
50000

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

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20210401
50000

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

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20210401
50000

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

Deadline: April 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: $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.

20220301
0

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

Deadline: March 01, 2022*
*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.

20220301

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

Deadline: March 01, 2022*
*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.

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5000

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Yvan Allaire Medal Canadian

Deadline: March 01, 2022*
*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.

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800000

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

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

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75000

Going Global Innovation Program Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $75,000 CAD

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

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15000

Accelerate Research Internships Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $15,000 CAD

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

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15000

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

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5000

Globalink Research Award Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

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

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An IRC grant provides funding for the salary of the Chairholder, infrastructure, research tools and instruments, and general expenses related to the Chair’s program of research. Chairholders are expected to focus their activities on conducting research and training highly qualified personnel, while carrying a reduced administrative and teaching load.

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Scientific Exchanges International

Deadline: Continuous

Aimed at researchers who want to host their own scientific event in Switzerland, invite colleagues from abroad for a research visit to Switzerland, or visit their colleagues in another country.

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45000

Fredrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €45,000 EUR

This award would be suitable for spending a sabbatical year in Germany. An academic in Germany with whom you would collaborate during your sabbatical could nominate you for this award.

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

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30000

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers International Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €30,000 EUR

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

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45000

Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €45,000 EUR

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

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Alexander von Humboldt Professorship International

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

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

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Humboldt Research Award International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

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

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750000

Max Planck Research Award International

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: €750,000 EUR

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

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60000

Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Researchers International

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: €60,000 EUR

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

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50000

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

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4000000

Discovery Frontiers (DF) Canadian

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

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

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150000

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet) Funding Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: TBD
Maximum Award: $150,000 CAD

The Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet) is a Network of Centres of Excellence that focuses on the role of glycans (carbohydrates) in health. Areas of focus for GlycoNet in Cycle II (2020–23) are antimicrobials, chronic diseases (including diabetes & obesity), neurodegenerative diseases, and cancer.

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

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

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

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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.

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5000

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants Canadian Verified Date

Deadline: Continuous
Maximum Award: $5,000 CAD

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

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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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500000

The objective of the International stream is to support international research collaborations and position Canada and Canadian researchers as strategic partners at the international level. The New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) 2020 Horizon Global Platform competition provides funding for Canadian researchers who are partners on successful projects funded through eligible calls under the EU Horizon 2020.


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