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.
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 Varies. See website for details. 
OAS-GCUB 2015Scholarship Program Organization of American States (OAS) Research Brazil July 15, 2015
Discovery Grants Program Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Research Canada August 1, 2015 (intent to apply)
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Research Canada September 23, 2015
PhD Research Grant DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research  Germany November 4, 2015 (for long-term grants)
Canada-US Fulbright Visiting Chairs Program Fullbright Canada Research/Teaching United States of America November 15, 2015
Traditional Fulbright Scholar Awards Fullbright Canada Research/Teaching United States of America November 15, 2015
Post-Graduate Research Fellowships Asia-Pacific Foundation of Canada Research Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada Closed
February 16, 2015
Ernst Mach Grant The Government of Austria Scholarship Austria Closed
March 1, 2015
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, 2015
Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - United Kingdom Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship United Kingdom Closed 
March 9, 2015
Leibniz-DAAD Fellowship Program DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Fellowship Germany Closed
March 16, 2015
Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Scholarship/Research China Closed
March 27, 2015
African Diaspora Fellowship Carnegie Program Fellowship Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania or Uganda Closed
March 31, 2015
Canadian Window on International Development Awards The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Canada Closed
April, 2015
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, 2015
Canada-CARICOM Leadership Scholarships Program Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) Research See website for scholarship regulations regarding eligible participating countries. Closed
April 30, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
DAAD Faculty Research Visit & Arts Study Visit Grant DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research  Germany or home country Closed
May 15, 2015
Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research Grant Germany Closed
May 15, 2015
PhD Research Grant DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Research  Germany Closed
May 15, 2015 (for short-term grants)
Thomas J. Alexander Fellowship Programme OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation) Fellowship Paris, France Closed
May 24, 2015
2016-2017 Eurias Fellowship Programme European Institutes for Advanced Study Fellowship 16 participating European institutions Closed
June 5, 2015
Commonwealth Scholarship Plan - New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan
(CSFP)
Scholarship See website for details Closed for the 2015 academic year
Foreign Government Awards Program - Mexico Foreign Affairs, Trade and Develoment Canada (DFATD) Research/Scholarship Mexico Closed for the 2015 academic year
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 the 2015-2016 academic year
Shastri Research Grant (SRG) 2013-2014 Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute Research Grant Canada and India Closed
January 19, 2014
Collaborative Research Projects 2013-2015 Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute Research Award Canada and India Closed
January 31, 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
Era-Can Plus Horizon 2020 Call: Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) European Commission Research Europe Closed
April 24, 2014
Fulbright Regional Network for Applied Research (NEXUS) Program Fulbright Canada Research United States Closed
March 17, 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
Saving Brains Grand Challenges Canada Research  Canada Closed
September 8, 2014
Era-Can Plus Horizon 2020 Call: Individual Fellowships European Commission Research Europe Closed
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 Closed
September 20, 2014
Bentley Cropping Systems Fellowship The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Research Canada

Closed
October 1, 2014

The award is offered every second year.

Insight Grants Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Research Canada Closed
October 15, 2014
Azrieli Fellows Program The International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM) Research ISTM Members November 4, 2014
Visiting Researcher Brazilian Centre for International Relations (CEBRI) Research Brazil Closed
January 31, 2013
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
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
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.
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.