Spring Outlook, Natural Science and Engineering Funding Opportunities, January to March 2019

There are upcoming funding opportunities from January to March spring 2019 in the area of natural science and engineering:

Idea to Innovation (I2I)
NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council)
Deadline: January 7, 2019
The I2I program provides funding for college and university faculty members to support research and development projects with recognized technology transfer potential.

Advancing Climate Change Science in Canada
NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council)
Deadline: January 9, 2019
Supports research activities that will increase collaboration among federal scientists and makers in the area of climate research, build research capacity to meet objectives of the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change, and promote well-informed government decision-making on climate change.

Connect Grants
NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council)
Deadline: January 18, 2019
Connect Grants provide financial support for networking activities in the Canadian research community to develop new collaborative research partnerships with Canadian companies.

Strategic Partnership Grants for Projects: Letter of Intent
NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council)
Deadline: February 1, 2019
The goal is to increase research and training in targeted areas.  Developed to fund early-stage project research and must include a partnership between academic researchers and industry or government organizations. *

Clean Growth Program
Natural Resources Canada (NRC)
Deadline: February 7, 2019
For clean technology research and development and demonstration projects in Canada’s energy, mining and forestry sectors.

Canadian Science Policy Fellowship
Deadline: March 18, 2019
Mitacs is committed to fostering policy leadership among Canada’s researchers and we have worked to identify ways to integrate academic research and evidence-based policy-making at the federal level.

HFS Research Grants
Human Frontiers Science Program (US)
Deadline: March 19, 2019
Research grants are provided for teams of scientists from different countries who wish to combine their expertise in innovative approaches to questions that could not be answered by individual laboratories.

Strategic Partnership Grants for Networks
NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council)
Deadline: April 1, 2019
Funding for large-scale, multidisciplinary research projects in targeted research areas that require a network approach and that involve collaboration between academic researchers and Canadian-based organizations.