Internal (SFU) Grants Archive

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2017 Internal Grants

Deadlines                        Programs

ROLLING DEADLINE

VPR Travel Grants, Social Science & Humanities
// POOL 1 — CLOSED

POOL 1 (Conference begins 1 APR 2017 to 31 AUG 2017)

Deadline - at least two weeks in advance of conference. Funds are allocated on a first come, first serve basis; the competition will remain open until funds are exhausted. 

VP Research Travel Grants are provided for faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences to present a paper (including the presentation of a poster in a poster session), to serve as a keynote speaker or in the case of faculty in the School for the Contemporary Arts, to present one’s own creative work to a peer group.

Guidelines: Word , PDF

Checklist + Application: Word , PDF (New - Fillable PDF)

Note: Please do not send applications prior to the announcement that POOL 1 is "OPEN".  Announcements are sent through our public email list membership. 

12 MAY 2017

University Publications Fund - Serial Publications // CLOSED

The University Publications Fund is established under the authority of the Vice-President, Research for the purpose of providing support to faculty and staff of Simon Fraser University for their academic publications.

Guidelines: Word, PDF

Application Forms: Word, PDF

Revenue and Expense Budget Sheet: Excel  (Print in landscape orientation)

12 MAY 2017

University Publications Fund - Single Event Publications // CLOSED

The University Publications Fund is established under the authority of the Vice-President, Research for the purpose of providing support to faculty and staff of Simon Fraser University for their academic publications.

Guidelines: Word, PDF

Application Forms: WordPDF

Revenue and Expense Budget Sheet: Excel

18 MAY 2017

WILLIAM AND ADA ISABELLE STEEL FUND
// CLOSED

The William and Ada Isabelle Steel Fund reflects the intent of the endowment left by William and Ada Isabelle Steel for research studies into any aspect of alcoholism and/or drug addiction. 

Guidelines: Word,  PDF

Checklist: Word,  PDF

Application Form: WordPDF

Form B - Steel Fund Completion Report ONLY: Word,  PDF

Note: Please do not send applications prior to the announcement that the competition is "OPEN".  Announcements are sent through our public email list membership.

1 JUN 2017 

SSHRC Small Grants (SFU/SSHRC Institutional Grants)
// SPRING — CLOSED

SSHRC Small Research Grants support scholarly research in the contemporary arts, humanities and social sciences for expenses up to a maximum of $7,000. A lead applicant, together with one or more eligible coinvestigators may apply in a single application for up to a maximum of $10,000.

Guidelines: Word, PDF

Application: Word, PDF

Form B: Word, PDF

Chair's Evaluation: Word, PDF

Terms of Reference: WordPDF

Committee Membership: PDF

Note: Please consult the guidelines for important information on eligibility, allowable research activities / expenses, and application procedures.

2016 Internal Grants

Deadlines                        Programs

ROLLING DEADLINE

VPR Travel Grants, Social Science & Humanities
// POOL 2 — CLOSED

POOL 2 (Conference begins 1 SEP 2016 to 31 MAR 2017)

Deadline - at least two weeks in advance of conference. Funds are allocated on a first come, first serve basis; the competition will remain open until funds are exhausted. 

VP Research Travel Grants are provided for faculty in areas supported by SSHRC to attend conferences to present a paper (including the presentation of a poster in a poster session), to serve as a keynote speaker or in the case of faculty in the School for the Contemporary Arts, to present one’s own creative work[1] to a peer group.

Guidelines: Word , PDF
Checklist + Application:
Word , PDF

Note: Please do not send applications prior to the announcement that POOL 2 is "OPEN".  Announcements are sent through our public email list membership.

7 APR 2016

VPR Travel Grants, Social Science & Humanities // POOL 1 — CLOSED

POOL 1 (Conference begins 1 APR 2016 to 31 AUG 2016)

Deadline - at least two weeks in advance of conference

Guidelines: Word , PDF
Checklist + Application:
Word , PDF

Note: Please do not send applications prior to the announcement that POOL 1 is "OPEN".  Applications are reviewed on a first come, first serve basis.

Announcements are sent through our public email list membership. 

12 MAY 2016

University Publications Fund - Single Event Publications // Closed

Guidelines: Word, PDF

Application Forms: WordPDF

Revenue and Expense Budget Sheet: Excel

Checklist: Word, PDF

12 MAY 2016

University Publications Fund - Serial Event Publications // CLOSED

Guidelines: Word, PDF 

Application Forms: Word, PDF

Revenue and Expense Budget Sheet: Excel  (Print in landscape orientation)

Checklist: Word, PDF

19 MAY 2016

William and Ada Isabelle Steel Fund — CLOSED

Guidelines: WordPDF

Checklist: WordPDF

Application Form: Word, PDF

Form B - Steel Fund Completion Report ONLY: WordPDF 

2015 Internal Grants

15 AUG 2015

VPR Travel Grants, Social Science & Humanities // POOL 2 — CLOSED

POOL 1 (Conference begins 1 AUG 2015 to 31 MAR 2016)

Deadline - at least two weeks in advance of conference

Guidelines: Word , PDF
Checklist + Application:
Word , PDF

Note: Please do not send applications prior to the announcement that POOL 2 is "OPEN".  Announcements are sent through our public email list membership. 

2015/16

University Publications Fund - Rapid Response Publications // OPEN

Guidelines: Word, PDF (see page 2 of the Single Event Publications)

Application Forms: WordPDF

Revenue and Expense Budget Sheet: Excel

Checklist: WordPDF

Rolling Deadline

President Research Start-up Grant (PRSG) 

Deadline: Before the end of the faculty member's first semester at SFU.

Note: New faculty with appointments as of 1 SEPT of the current year.

Guidelines & Policy: PDF

Claim Form: Word

Rolling Deadline

Study Leave Research Grants (SLRG)

Guidelines: PDF

Application: WordPDF

Deadline - Four weeks prior to the start of the applicable semester

No Deadline

VPR Research Program Administration Grants

Provides assistance with administrative costs for SFU faculty members with large-scale research funding.

VPR Research Program Administration Grants: PDF 

No Deadline

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants

Provides assistance to SFU faculty members applying for major external research grants.

VPR Major Research Project Application Preparation Grants: PDF 

No Deadline

SFU Open Access Fund

See website for instructions. No SFU signature is required.

No Deadline 

SFU Scholarly Digitization Fund

See website for instructions. No SFU signature is required.

QUICK LINKS

Please note that bridge funding for SSHRC, NSERC, and CIHR is now handled through the Office of the Vice President, Research. Please contact Morgan Mameni at mma3@sfu.ca for further information.