Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI)

Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI)

The Ministry of Research and Innovation is committed to supporting Ontario's research and innovation activities.  More information on MRI can be found on their website. Ontario is investing in an aggressive Innovation Agenda to ensure a healthy economy that provides good jobs and better lives for Ontarians.


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There are no current opportunities.


For further information about MRI granting programs, please contact Carolyn Paterson.

MRI Funding Opportunities

Early Researcher Awards (ERA), Round 10: Notification of Intent, May 30, 2014; application deadline, August 11, 2014. Competition closed. ERA Round 11 anticipated in 2015.

Ontario Research Fund: Research Excellence (ORF-RE), Round 7:  Notification of Intent, February 11, 2014; application deadline, July 15, 2014.  Competition closed.