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

The France-Canada Research Fund (FCRF) "New Scientific Collaboration Support Program" provides financing for new scientific projects jointly developed by French and Canadian teams that have never worked together before. The financing is awarded to two-year projects in amounts ranging from $8,000 to $15,000, according to the needs expressed by the principal investigators. This financing is primarily intended to support the mobility of young researchers and their students.


The 2020 call for applications in now open. This application has an internal deadline (November 12, 2019) and external deadline (November 15, 2019). 

Please note that the FCRF only accepts a maximum of five proposals per institution. Should more than five applications be submitted, it will be up to Joy Johnson, Vice President Research to determine which applications will move forward as part of a final application process, occuring after the submission stage.

For more information please see: France Embassy website and Internal SFU Opportunities


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