Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute – Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG)


Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute


Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG)


The objective is to encourage and promote institutional collaboration in research and development between Indian and Canadian Institutions in the areas in which Institutions from SICI’s Indian and Canadian member council can gain and develop.


Applications can be submitted by any members of Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI) Institutions of good standing either from India or Canada but must include a partner in the other country (India or Canada) who has to be necessarily from a member institution of SICI.

Funding Availability

All awards are subject to the availability of funds from the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)

Indirect Costs

Institutional overhead costs are not eligible.

Project Duration

2 years

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal, along with an OR-5 Form to

External Deadline

How To Apply

Upon approval from the Office of Research Services, applicants must submit an electronic copy of their application to and mention the Programme Name in the Subject Line.  Also please submit a paper copy of the complete application to the following address and mention the Programme Name "SICRG"  on the envelope.

Programme Name
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI)
5 Bhai Vir Singh Marg
New Delhi 110001

Information for Co-applicants

If you need to meet a deadline set by the lead institution for this opportunity, please ensure that you provide the Office of Research with at least 5 days in advance of the lead institution’s deadline to review the application, or your proposed component of the project. Please be in touch with the Office of Research (contact information below) ahead of the deadline if it looks like it will be difficult for you to submit all the required documentation on time (i.e. budget, proposal, OR-5 Form).

For More Information

Please see the sponsor’s website for more information including the application form.

For Questions, please contact

Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG)
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI)
5 Bhai Vir Singh Marg
New Delhi 110001
Tel: 011 – 2374 6417; 2374 3114; & 2374 2677

Annette Clarke, Grants Officer
Office of Research, Research Support Services
519-824-4120 x56927