Deadlines calendar

Dates are subject to change without notice. Please confirm deadlines and program requirements on agency websites.

2020 deadlines

March 2020 deadlines

CIHR Project Grant

  • 04 March 2020 (February registration required)
  • funds for health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes

Partnership Engage Grant

  • 15 March 2020
  • Provides short-term support for partnered research activities with a single partner organization
 

April 2020 deadlines

New Frontiers in Research Fund – Transformation

  •  LOI: 15 April 2020; Full Application: 18 November 2020 by invitation only
  • supports large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research projects up to $4million/year for up to 6 years

May 2020 deadlines

SSHRC Connection Grant

  • 01 May 2020
  • supports events and outreach activities for short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives (e.g., workshops, colloquiums, conferences)

SFU University Publications Fund  

  • 12 May 2020
  • supports the publication of complete but not published scholarly works

Killam Research Fellowship

  • 15 May 2020
  • release-time fellowships to support scholars of exceptional ability engaged in research projects of broad significance and widespread interest

June 2020 deadlines

SFU Small SSHRC Grant (SSHRC Institutional Grant)

  • 01 June 2020
  • for social sciences and humanities research by individuals and teams over 2 years

Partnership Engage Grant

  • 15 June 2020
  • provides short-term support for partnered research activities with a single partner organization

August 2020 deadlines

NSERC Discovery Grant (DG)  

  • LOI due 01 August annually; full application due 01 November annually
  • for natural sciences and engineering research by individuals or teams

SSHRC Connection Grant

  • 01 August 2020
  • supports events and outreach activities for short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives (e.g., workshops, colloquiums, conferences)

CIHR Project Grant

  • 14 August 2020 (registration only)
  • funds for health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes

September 2020 deadlines

CIHR Project Grant

  • 11 September 2020 (registration required in August)
  • funds for health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant

  • 15 September 2020
  • provides short-term support for partnered research activities with a single partner organization

October 2020 deadlines

SSHRC Insight Grant

  • 15 October annually
  • for social sciences and humanities research conducted by individuals or teams, for 2-5 years

November 2020 deadlines

NSERC Discovery Grant

  • 01 November annually (mandatory LOI due 01 August annually)
  • for natural sciences and engineering research by individuals or teams

SSHRC Connection Grant

  • 01 November 2020
  • supports events and outreach activities for short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives (e.g., workshops, colloquiums, conferences)

SSHRC Partnership Development Grant

  • 15 November 2020
  • to develop research and related activities, or design and test new partnership approaches in the social sciences and humanities

December 2020 deadlines

SFU Small SSHRC Grant (SSHRC Institutional Grant)

  • 15 December 2020
  • for social sciences and humanities research by individuals and teams over 2 years

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant

  • 15 December 2020
  • Provides short-term support for partnered research activities with a single partner organization

2021 deadlines (expected)

February 2021 deadlines

SSHRC Connection Grant

  • 01 February 2021
  • supports events and outreach activities for short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives (e.g., workshops, colloquiums, conferences)

SSHRC Insight Development Grant

  • 02 February 2021
  • to support research in its initial stages, for 1-2 years

CIHR Project Grant

  • 05 February 2021 (registration only)
  • funds for health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes

SSHRC Partnership Grant  

  • LOI due 15 February 2021; full application due Fall 2021 by invitation only
  • to support new and existing partnerships, 4-7 years

New Frontiers in Research Fund – Transformation

  • NOI: 18 February 2021; LOI: 15 April 2021; Full Application: 18 November 2021 by invitation only
  • supports large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research projects up to $4million/year for up to 6 years