Awards + funding

At SFU, we foster a supportive research environment that encourages students, faculty and staff to pursue their unique goals.

It takes agility, teamwork and persistence to succeed in today’s funding climate. SFU promotes internationally competitive research and scholarship through the many units that serve our research mission.

Research funding opportunities

To support your research we have Institutional Strategic Awards, internal funding opportunities, start-up funding, and more.

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Scholarships and awards for graduate students

There are a variety of merit-based awards for graduate students of high academic achievement.  

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Resources + application forms

Find resources for research polices, ethics, grant application assistance, major project development, and more.

Resources + forms

Are you a faculty member in need of help funding your SFU research project?
Contact your grants facilitator

If you are you a student or postdoctoral fellow who needs funding for your SFU research project contact the Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies office.
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Contact page