Funding Opportunities

Title Internal Deadline External Deadline Posted
CIHR – Environments, Genes and Chronic Disease


The CIHR Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes, Institute of Aging, Institute of Human Development, Child Youth and Health, and the Institute of Infection and Immunity in partnership with the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, Cystic Fibrosis Canada, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, and the Kidney Foundation of Canada.

6 years 7 months ago
Movember Discovery Grants

The Discovery Grant program supports junior investigators and allows more established investigators to pursue new important directions. The goal is to support researchers to generate preliminary data in prostate cancer research that would provide the basis for a more substantial research grant from another agency.

6 years 6 months ago
CCSRI – Innovation to Impact Grants

These grants are intended to support the further development of successful findings based on the goals originally explored through a CCSRI Innovation Grant. This limited 2nd phase of funding is available to build upon significant findings from a successful Innovation Grant

6 years 7 months ago
CCSRI – Innovation Grant (1st Competition)

  The purpose of this funding initiative is to support unique, creative research ideas that will impact cancer. Although this grant program is primarily designed to support the biomedical, translational and clinical research communities, applications from all areas and disciplines of cancer research will be considered eligible for funding and will be evaluated based on a common set of criteria

6 years 7 months ago
CIHR – Planning & Dissemination Grants

Planning and Dissemination Grants are intended to provide support for planning and/or dissemination activities consistent with the mandate of CIHR and relevant to CIHR Institutes, Initiatives, or the Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) Community Outreach Fund. CIHR integrates research through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of 13 virtual Institutes.

6 years 7 months ago
Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development (PAEGC) Second Global Innovation Call

This call is seeking proposals for innovative technologies and business models at the intersection of clean energy and agriculture in developing countries. The PAEGC supports new and sustainable approaches to accelerate the development and deployment of Clean Energy Solutions that increase agriculture productivity and/or value in developing countries.

6 years 7 months ago
Nova Scotia Museum – Research Grants 2015

The NS Museum Research Grant Program annually contributes funding toward research projects that improve Nova Scotians' understanding of heritage or offer a different interpretation of the province's cultural history.

6 years 8 months ago
CIHR – Operating Grant: Industry-Partnered Collaborative Research

The Industry-Partnered Collaborative Research Operating Grant program provides funding for collaborative research projects involving the academic community and Canadian industry partners sharing an interest in health R&D. The research planned should be beneficial to both parties, while improving the quality of health of Canadians. Projects may be initiated by either party; however, the academic researcher is responsible for applying for the grant.

6 years 7 months ago
Burroughs Wellcome Fund – Collaborative Research Travel Grants

Grants in support of researchers to travel either domestically or internationally to a laboratory to acquire a new research technique, or to facilitate a collaboration.

6 years 6 months ago
Foundation Fighting Blindness – Operating Grant

Operating grants support specific research projects conducted by scientists appointed at Canadian research institutes, universities and hospitals. To be eligible to make a full proposal to this competition, research teams are first asked to submit a Letter of Intent describing their intended program of research and its suitability for FFB funding.

6 years 6 months ago