SponsorSocial Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
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Aboriginal research is a key element identified though SSHRC’s Imagining Canada’s Future initiative—in particular, “How are the knowledge systems, experiences and aspirations of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples essential to building a successful shared future for all Canadians?”
This funding opportunity has three objectives that applicants must address in their proposals:
- State of Knowledge and Research Gaps
- Research Data
- Knowledge Mobilization
Faculty and Postdoctoral Fellows (see affiliation requirements).
Up to $25,000 – up to 15 grants will be awarded.
One year - however, all synthesis reports must be completed by May 2017.
By applying for this funding opportunity, applicants consent, should they be awarded a Knowledge Synthesis Grant, to SSHRC sharing the resulting synthesis report with other interested organizations and individuals.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
PI must email applications including a SSHRC Web CV and the Consent to Disclosure of Personal information form(s) as a .pdf file attachment (using formatting requirements stated in the application guidelines) to KSGAP-SSCPA@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca.