Funding Sources

Business

Deadline      

Program

Funder

Type of Research Supported

URL

Feb 1

May I

August 1

November 1

Connections

Grants (CG)

SSHRC

This fund support research-related events and activities in the social sciences and humanities that offer knowledge exchange opportunities among academic researchers, students and community partners.  

$7,000 to $25,000 for events, and up to $50,000 for other outreach activities; higher amounts for outreach activities may be considered if well justified.

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/connection_grants-subventions_connexion-eng.aspx

 

October 15

Insight Grants (IG)

SSHRC

These grants support research in the social sciences and humanities.  Individual or groups of emerging and established scholars are eligible to apply for long-term research initiatives (3-5 years).

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/insight_grants-subventions_savoir-eng.aspx

 

October 15

Industrial Research Chairs for Colleges (IRCC)

NSERC/SSHRC/

CIHR

These grants support Research Chair programs across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences, and Humanities). These are 5-year, renewable grants with the purpose being to enable colleges to work with companies. 

 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/IRCC-CRIC_eng.asp

 

November 15

Applied Research Tools & Instruments (ART1)

NSERC/SSHRC/

CIHR

This fund supports the acquisition of research equipment across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences and Humanities).  A primary purpose of the grant is to facilitate collaboration with business and industry.

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARTI-ORIA_eng.asp

 

August 1

Innovation Enhancement Grants (IE)

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

This grant is intended to increase innovation at the community and/or regional level by enabling Canadian colleges to increase their capacity to work with local small and medium-sized companies. They support applied research and collaborations that facilitate commercialization, technology transfer, and adoption of new technologies.  The grants may be for up to 5 years and can be any Tri-Council supported discipline. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/CCI-ICC_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Social Sciences & Humanities APC

APC

Studies into Canadian auto sector competitiveness.

http://www.apc-pac.ca/Evaluation-Evaluation/APCGrantApplications-DemandesDeSubventionsPAC_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Engaged Grant

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant provides up to $25,000 for projects that support College and company projects and are no more than 6 months in duration. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/Engage-Engagement_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Applied Research and Development (ARD 2 & 3)

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant is for college-company projects.  The projects may be funded up to $150,000 per year for 1 to 3 years. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARD-RDA_eng.asp

 

 

Health and Human Services

Deadline

Program

Funder

Type of Research Supported

URL

Continuous

College-University Idea to Innovation (CU-121) Grants

NSERC/SSHRC/

CIHR

This grant supports college and university participation in working with an existing company to improve technology or commercial products, processes and/or services.  The project must include a college, university and company.

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/CUI2I-INNOVUC_eng.asp

 

October 15

Industrial Research Chairs for Colleges (IRCC)

NSERC/SSHRC/

CIHR

These grants support Research Chair programs across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences, and Humanities). These are 5-year, renewable grants with the purpose being to enable colleges to work with companies. 

 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/IRCC-CRIC_eng.asp

 

November 15

Applied Research Tools & Instruments (ART1)

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

This fund supports the acquisition of research equipment across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences and Humanities).  A primary purpose of the grant is to facilitate collaboration with business and industry.

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARTI-ORIA_eng.asp

 

August 1

Innovation Enhancement Grants (IE)

NSERC/SSHRC/

CIHR

This grant is intended to increase innovation at the community and/or regional level by enabling Canadian colleges to increase their capacity to work with local small and medium-sized companies. They support applied research and collaborations that facilitate commercialization, technology transfer, and adoption of new technologies.  The grants may be for up to 5 years and can be any Tri-Council supported discipline. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/CCI-ICC_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Engaged Grant

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant provides up to $25,000 for projects that support College and company projects and are no more than 6 months in duration. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/Engage-Engagement_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Applied Research and Development (ARD 2 & 3)

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant is for college-company projects.  The projects may be funded up to $150,000 per year for 1 to 3 years. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARD-RDA_eng.asp

 

Feb 1

May I

August 1

November 1

Connections

Grants (CG)

SSHRC

This fund support research-related events and activities in the social sciences and humanities that offer knowledge exchange opportunities among academic researchers, students and community partners.  

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/connection_grants-subventions_connexion-eng.aspx

 

August 31, 2017

Youth Justice Fund

DJC

This grand supports research and pilot projects on issues that support youth in conflict with the law.  A current priority is youth with mental health issues/cognitive impairments.  PD events for justice and youth service professionals on youth in conflict will be funded.

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fund-fina/cj-jp/yj-jj/index.html

 

 

 Science and Technology

Deadline

Program

Funder

Type of Research Supported

URL

Continuous

College-University Idea to Innovation (CU-121) Grants

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

This grant supports college and university participation in working with an existing company to improve technology or commercial products, processes and/or services.  The project must include a college, university and company.

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/CUI2I-INNOVUC_eng.asp

 

October 15

Industrial Research Chairs for Colleges (IRCC)

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

These grants support Research Chair programs across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences, and Humanities). These are 5-year, renewable grants with the purpose being to enable colleges to work with companies. 

 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/IRCC-CRIC_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Applied Research Tools & Instruments (ART1)

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

This fund supports the acquisition of research equipment across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences and Humanities).  A primary purpose of the grant is to facilitate collaboration with business and industry.

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARD-RDA_eng.asp

 

 

Innovation Enhancement Grants (IE)

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

This grant is intended to increase innovation at the community and/or regional level by enabling Canadian colleges to increase their capacity to work with local small and medium-sized companies. They support applied research and collaborations that facilitate commercialization, technology transfer, and adoption of new technologies.  The grants may be for up to 5 years and can be any Tri-Council supported discipline. 

 http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/CCI-ICC_eng.asp

Continuous

Engaged Grant

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant provides up to $25,000 for projects that support College and company projects and are no more than 6 months in duration. 

 http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/Engage-Engagement_eng.asp

Continuous

Applied Research and Development (ARD 2 & 3)

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant is for college-company projects.  The projects may be funded up to $150,000 per year for 1 to 3 years. 

 http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARD-RDA_eng.asp

 

Social Sciences and Humanities

Deadline

Program

Funder

Type of Research Supported

URL

Feb 1

May I

August 1

November 1

Connections

Grants (CG)

SSHRC

This fund support research-related events and activities in the social sciences and humanities that offer knowledge exchange opportunities among academic researchers, students and community partners.   $7,000 to $25,000 for events, and up to $50,000 for other outreach activities; higher amounts for outreach activities may be considered if well justified.

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/connection_grants-subventions_connexion-eng.aspx

 

October 15

Insight Development Grants (IDG)

SSHRC

This grant supports research in its initial stages.  The grants enable development of new research questions, as well as experimentation with new methods or approaches.  Projects may be up to 2 years in length. Funding is available for both emerging and established scholars.

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/insight_grants-subventions_savoir-eng.aspx

 

October 15

Industrial Research Chairs for Colleges (IRCC)

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

These grants support Research Chair programs across all Tri-Council disciplines (Science, Engineering, Technology, Health, Social Sciences, and Humanities). These are 5-year, renewable grants with the purpose being to enable colleges to work with companies. 

 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/IRCC-CRIC_eng.asp

 

 

Insight Development Grants (IDG)

SSHRC

This grant supports research in its initial stages.  The grants enable development of new research questions, as well as experimentation with new methods or approaches.  Projects may be up to 2 years in length. Funding is available for both emerging and established scholars.

 http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/insight_grants-subventions_savoir-eng.aspx

 

Innovation Enhancement Grants

NSERC

This grant is intended to increase innovation at the community and/or regional level by enabling Canadian colleges to increase their capacity to work with local small and medium-sized companies. They support applied research and collaborations that facilitate commercialization, technology transfer, and adoption of new technologies.  The grants may be for up to 5 years and can be any Tri-Council supported discipline. 

 http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/CCI-ICC_eng.asp

Continuous

Engaged Grant

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant provides up to $25,000 for projects that support College and company projects and are no more than 6 months in duration. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/Engage-Engagement_eng.asp

 

Continuous

Applied Research and Development (ARD 2 & 3)

NSERC/SSHRC

This grant is for college-company projects.  The projects may be funded up to $150,000 per year for 1 to 3 years. 

http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/RPP-PP/ARD-RDA_eng.asp

 

August 1

Connections

Grants (CG)

SSHRC

This fund support research-related events and activities in the social sciences and humanities that offer knowledge exchange opportunities among academic researchers, students and community partners.   $7,000 to $25,000 for events, and up to $50,000 for other outreach activities; higher amounts for outreach activities may be considered if well justified.

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/connection_grants-subventions_connexion-eng.aspx

 

August 31, 2017

Youth Justice Fund

DJC

This grand supports research and pilot projects on issues that support youth in conflict with the law.  A current priority is youth with mental health issues/cognitive impairments.  PD events for justice and youth service professionals on youth in conflict will be funded.

http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fund-fina/cj-jp/yj-jj/index.html

 

 

Teaching and Learning

Deadline

Program

Funder

Type of Research Supported

URL

August 1

Connections Grants

SSHRC

This fund support research-related events and activities in the social sciences and humanities that offer knowledge exchange opportunities among academic researchers, students and community partners. $7,000 to $25,000 for events, and up to $50,000 for other outreach activities; higher amounts for outreach activities may be considered if well justified.

http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/programs-programmes/connection_grants-subventions_connexion-eng.aspx

 

August 15

Small Grants Program in the Area of Inquiry

Spencer Foundation

The Spencer Foundation supports international researchers in post-secondary education.  Areas of inquiry include: education and social opportunity; organizational learning; teaching, learning and instructional resources.

http://www.spencer.org/

 

Other

For more funding opportunities, please visit Charity Village here:

https://charityvillage.com/directories/funders/canadian-foundations.aspx

NSERC C    NSERC B
SSHRC