Conference & workshop funding

Below are listed various sources of conference and workshop funding for you review.

SSHRC Connection Grants

  • Feb 1; May 1; Aug 1; Nov 1
  • supports knowledge mobilization events and outreach activities

SFU - SSHRC Travel Grants

  • due at least 2 weeks before conference; limit of one grant every 2 fiscal years
  • for social sciences and humanities faculty to present a conference paper or serve as keynote speaker; up to $600 (North America) and up to $1,500 elsewhere

SFU - VPA Conference Grants

  • annual September call for applications; modest funding available
  • decisions made by the Vice-President, Academic by mid-December

FASS Conference Support Fund

  • applications for that support are considered simultaneously with the applications to the VPA Conference Fund
  • these applications should be for events held between April 2020–March 2021.