Funding Opportunities

Title Internal Deadline External Deadline Posted
Cystic Fibrosis Canada - Early Career Investigator and Fellowship Awards 2016

1. To provide early career investigators an opportunity to develop outstanding CF research programs and build a team through operating grant support without having to compete against established investigators.
2. To build capacity in CF research in Canada by supporting highly qualified fellows who are undertaking full-time research training in areas relevant to cystic fibrosis.

3 years 2 months ago
CIHR – Fellowship Fall 2016 Priority Announcement

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the "201611MFE" competition of the Fellowship: 2016‑2017 funding opportunity.

CIHR Research Priority Areas

3 years 2 months ago
SPARK 2016 Program: Microbiome Competition

The intent of the SPARK 2016 competition is to catalyze new research directions and support innovative genomics-based projects that have the potential to advance microbiome research, and improve our knowledge and understanding of this important field.  To maximize the potential benefits for Ontario and increase the competitiveness of Ontario research and its life sciences sector, the SPARK 2016: Microbiome competition will be open to research projects involving human, plant, livestock and the environment including soil and water.

3 years 2 months ago
NSERC RTI Operations and Maintenance Support for Research Facilities

NSERC is introducing a new pilot funding opportunity to its Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) Initiative. The Operations and Maintenance Support to Research Facilities funding opportunity aims to facilitate access for Canadian university researchers in the natural sciences and engineering to regional and national research facilities in Canada by contributing to their operations and maintenance costs. This new opportunity has been launched in time for the 2017 Research Tools and Instruments competition.

3 years 2 months ago
Ontario Centres of Excellence Launch TargetingGHG Program: Call for Expressions of Interest

Through the $12 million TargetGHG Collaborative R&D Program, OCE and NSERC are partnering to support industry-postsecondary institution collaborative research and development projects. The projects will address Ontario’s 2020-2030 targets for greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction target and provide significant economic benefits to Ontario (jobs, revenues, etc.)   NSERC-eligible researchers from postsecondary institutions in Ontario are invited to submit Expressions of Interest (EOIs), in partnership with for-profit businesses based in Ontario.

3 years 2 months ago
Compute Canada – Research Platforms and Portals

The Research Platforms and Portals (RPP) competition is targeted specifically at applications that create new or support existing research platforms or portals. The funding program was created to enable communities to develop projects that improve access to shared datasets, enhance existing online research tools and facilities, or advance national or international research collaborations. Groups are encouraged to use the RPP competition if their application falls within any of the following categories:

3 years 2 months ago
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario Seed Funding Grant 2015-2016

POGO offers annual Seed Funding Grants to facilitate or support feasibility studies, self-contained studies, or the development of grant applications.

3 years 2 months ago
MS Society – Biomedical, Clinical and Population Health Research Operating Grants 2016

The Operating Grant Program is intended to support research in multiple sclerosis (MS). The MS Society welcomes applications that are fundamental as well as applied studies, nonclinical or clinical in nature, including projects in patient management, care and rehabilitation.

3 years 2 months ago
Burroughs Wellcome: Career Awards for Medical Scientists

The Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) is a highly competitive program that provides awards over five years for physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service. Proposals must be in the area of basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research.  Proposals in health services research or involving large-scale clinical trials are not eligible.

3 years 2 months ago
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute FacultyTraining and Internationalization Program 2016-17

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute has announced a call for applications for Faculty Training and Internationalization program (FTI) from faculty members in all disciplines.  This program aims at capacity building of faculty members as well as internationalization of curriculum and teaching methodologies in the participating institutions.

3 years 2 months ago