Research Funds

Research Funds

Selections in BOLD indicate open competition.

Fund

Administrator Fund Type Activity Location Deadline
Era-Can Plus Horizon 2020 Work Programmes European Commission Research & Innovation, Collaborative Projects Award Europe and Canada Deadlines vary between calls. See website for details.
IDRC Award for Projects related to IDRC Strategic Framework 2010-2015 The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Fellowship Developing countries Not specified. See website for details.
German Studies Research Grant DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research Germany Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Germany Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
IIE Scholar Rescue Fund Fellowships For Professors, Researchers, and Public Intellectuals who are threated Institute of International Education Scholar Rescue Fund Research and/or Teach Various. See website for details. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
Insight Grants Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Research Canada August 15, 2014 (letter of intent); October 15, 2014 (full application)
OAS-GCUB 2014 Scholarship Program Organization of American States (OAS) Research Brazil August 20, 2014
Era-Can Plus Horizon 2020 Call: Individual Fellowships European Commission Research Europe September 11, 2014
Call for Applications - Science Tour
Modelling the Future: Understanding Global Challenges through Computer-Based Modelling and Simulation
DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research Germany September 20, 2014
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Research  Canada September 24, 2014
DAAD Faculty Research Visit & Arts Study Visit Grant DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research Germany or home country October 15, 2014
PhD Research Grant DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research  Germany November 1, 2014
Azrieli Fellows Program The International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM) Research ISTM Members November 4, 2014
Canada-US Fulbright Visiting Chairs Program Fullbright Canada Research/Teaching United States of America November 15, 2014
Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Fullbright Canada Research/Teaching United States of America November 15, 2014
Canadian Window on International Development Awards The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Canada April, 2015
Saving Brains Grand Challenges Canada Research Canada Closed
January 16, 2014
Shastri Research Grant (SRG) 2013-2014 Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute Research Grant Canada and India Closed
January 19, 2014
Fondation Sciences Mathematiques de Paris Call for Applications Fondation Sciences Mathematiques de Paris Research Chairs of Excellence, Junior Chairs, Post-Doctoral Positions, Master Course Scholarships France Closed
January 27, 2014
Visiting Researcher Brazilian Centre for International Relations (CEBRI) Research Brazil Closed
January 31, 2013
Collaborative Research Projects 2013-2015 Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute Research Award Canada and India Closed
January 31, 2014
Konrad Adenauer Research Award The Royal Society of Canada, The Academies of Arts, Humanities, and Sciences of Canada Award to Honour Scholar's Entire Academic Record Canada and Germany Closed
March 1, 2014
Post-Graduate Research Fellowships Asia-Pacific Foundation of Canada Research Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada Closed
February 17, 2014
Canada-Africa Research Exchange Grant (CAREG) Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) Research Canada and Africa Closed
February 18, 2014
Ernst Mach Grant The Government of Austria Research Austria Past
March 1, 2014
Leibniz-DAAD Fellowship Program DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Fellowship Germany Past
March 7, 2014
African Diaspora Fellowship Carnegie Program Fellowship Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania or Uganda Closed
July 21, 2014
Canada-Israeli Energy S&T Fund (CIEST Fund) Canada-Israel Industrial Research & Development Foundation Research and Development Canada and Israel Closed
June 30, 2014
Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship/Research Canada Closed
March 25, 2014
Fulbright NEXUS Regional Scholar Program Fulbright Canada Research United States Closed
April 1, 2014
Era-Can Plus Horizon 2020 Call: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Action: Innovative Training Networks (ITN) European Commission Research Europe Closed
April 1, 2014
Strategic Projects Grants Program - concurrent calls for proposals for joint research projects Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Research See website for details Closed
April 1, 2014
Era-Can Plus Horizon 2020 Call: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) European Commission Research Europe Closed
April 24, 2014
Canada-Latin America and the Caribbean Research Exchange Grants(LACREG) Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada and International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Grant See eligible countries Closed
April 28, 2014
Canada-CARICOM Leadership Scholarships Program Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship/Research See website for scholarship regulations regarding eligible participating countries. Closed
April 30, 2014
Canada-Chile Leadership Exchange Scholarship Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship/Research See website for scholarship regulations regarding eligible participating countries. Closed
April 30, 2014
Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP) Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship/Research See website for scholarship regulations regarding eligible participating countries. Closed
April 30, 2014
Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - India Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAIT) Scholarship/Research Indian universities that are on the University Grants Commission (UGC) List Closed for 2013-2014
Research Visit Grant for Faculty DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research Grant Germany Closed
May 15, 2014
Thomas J. Alexander Fellowship Programme OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation) Fellowship Paris, France Closed
May 30, 2014
Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Program Fulbright Canada Research United States Closed
May 31, 2012
2015-2016 Eurias Fellowship Programme European Institutes for Advanced Study Fellowship 16 participating European institutions Closed
June 5, 2014
Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan
(CSFP)
Scholarship See website for details Closed for 2013-2014
Foreign Government Awards Program - Mexico Foreign Affairs, Trade and Develoment Canada (DFATD) Research/Scholarship Mexico Closed for 2014
Call for Concept Notes: Cultivate African's Future (CultiAF) Fund The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Eastern and Southern African countries Closed
September 20, 2013
Bentley Cropping Systems Fellowship The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Canada

Closed
October 1, 2012

The award is offered every second year.

Operating Grant: 2012-2013 Canadian Institutes of Health Research Research Canada Closed
October 15, 2012
Call for Outline Research Proposals: Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia Closed
October 25, 2013
Discovery Grants Program Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Research Canada Closed
November 1, 2013 
The ISTM Research Award Program The International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM) Research ISTM Members Past
December 14, 2013
ISTP Canada Calls for Proposals for Collaborative R&D Projects between Alberta Companies and Partners from Brazil, China, Israel, or India International Science and Technology Partnerships Canada Inc. Research Canada and Brazil, China, India, or Israel Past
Call for Expressions of Interest:
December 16, 2013
Canada-India Calls for Proposals for Collaborative Research & Development Projects in priority areas: ICT, Digital Media, Cleantech, and Biotechnology ISTP Canada and Department of Biotechnology (DBT) of India Research Canada and India Closed
Complete Call for Proposals: December 19, 2013
Fellowship opportunities from the Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Research HFSP Member Countries The call for 2014 grant applications is now closed.
Scientific Stay in France for Tenured Researchers Embassy of France in Canada Research France Closed
Canadian Commonwealth Scholarships Program - Post Doctoral Research Fellowships (PDRF) Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Research/Scholarship New Zealand, United Kingdom There will be no competition launched for the 2013-2014 academic year.
Foreign Government Awards - Switzerland Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Research/Scholarship Switzerland There will be no competition launched for the 2013-2014 academic year.
Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - United Kingdom Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship United Kingdom There will be no competition launched for the 2014-2015 academic year.
6 Excellence Research Fellowships for Energy and Information Technologies CEA (French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission) Research Grenoble and Paris-Saclay, France Closed
18 Postdoctoral Fellows for Energy and Information Technologies CEA (French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission) Research Grenoble and Paris-Saclay, France Closed

For other research opportunities please contact the Office of Research Services or review their Major External Grants Calendar.