Funding Opportunities

Title Internal Deadline External Deadline Posted
SSHRC – Insight Grant 2015

The objectives of the Insight program are to:

4 years 4 months ago
SSHRC – Insight Grant 2016 *updated info under special notes

The objectives of the Insight program are to:

3 years 3 months ago
SSHRC – Knowledge Synthesis 2015

Knowledge Synthesis Grants are not intended to support original research. Rather, they are intended to support the synthesis of existing research knowledge and the identification of knowledge gaps. This call is particularly focused on the state of research knowledge emerging over the past 10 years.

4 years 11 months ago
SSHRC – Syrian refugee arrival, resettlement and integration

The arrival of Syrian refugees in Canada is a rare event, full of challenges for both the refugees themselves and for all Canadians. Governments and communities will need access to the latest knowledge to develop best practices in supporting and resettling refugees. With this in mind, this special call seeks to support research and mobilize knowledge in a timely way on key issues and events—such as education, employment, skills development, social integration and security—in the early days of the migration and resettlement process.

3 years 7 months ago
SU2C Canada Cancer Stem Cell Dream Team Research Funding

The successful Cancer Stem Cell Dream Team will focus their research on the role of cancer stem cells and stem cell programs on resistance and treatment failure in cancer, and will include genomic approaches central to their methodology. The Cancer Stem Cell Dream Team will bring together key stakeholders (including researchers, clinicians, industry, nongovernmental organizations and funders) to expedite delivery of research results to clinical practice and improve the outcomes of difficult to treat cancers.

5 years 1 month ago
Sustainable Prosperity Research Network - 2015 -2016 Request for Proposals

Sustainable Prosperity Research and Policy Network invites proposals for research projects on green economy transitions, particularly the use of market-based instruments for improved economic and environmental performance in Canada, and a more prosperous and sustainable Canadian economy. Proposals are invited in four research areas, as well as knowledge dissemination: Low Carbon Economy; Environmental Markets; Economy-Wide Issues; Market Tools for Sustainable Communities; SP Network Development Grants. See link below for priorities on these areas.

4 years 10 months ago
Update: Request for Applications (RFA) Announcement - Genome Canada’s Disruptive Innovation in Genomics Competition

Genome Canada launched a Request for Applications (RFA) on June 11, 2015, and is seeking proposals for research projects which focus on disruptive innovations in genomics.

4 years 7 months ago
US National Bio- and Agrodefense Facility Transition Research Project

The Plum Island Animal Disease Centre is transitioning to the National Bio- and Agrodefense Facility (NBAF).  The goal of the NBAF Transition Research Project is to solicit and fund proposals to further efforts to combat new threats and eradicate existing threats by providing critical knowledge; developing and testing in the field new surveillance; screening and diagnostic tools; and exploring novel approaches to vaccination against emerging, zoonotic and transboundary animal diseases.  APHIS High Consequence Foreign Animal Diseases and Pests, along with significant new emerging diseases,...

4 years 5 months ago
Winn Feline Foundation 2015

Winn Feline Foundation is a non-profit, charitable organization that funds research into health issues affecting cats. Winn Feline Foundation is partnering with the San Francisco Foundation, manager for the George Sydney and Phyllis Redman Miller Trust, to make funds available for feline health studies.

4 years 6 months ago
‘Next Gen’ Career Development Canine Research Fellowships

Goal is to promote research (acquisition of new knowledge or development of new conceptual approaches) that will improve the status and welfare of dogs in society and encourage investigators to consider this an area of emphasis in their academic careers.

5 years 1 month ago