Awards + funding

SFU delivers excellence in research, innovation and sustainability—locally, nationally and around the world.  Building on a solid foundation of fundamental research, our researchers are committed to challenging conventions, celebrating new ideas and embracing unconventional partnerships. 

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. Learn more about SFU’s researcher resources.

Research Funding Opportunities

To support your unique research ambitions, we have departments and resources available, such as the Institutional Strategic Awards team, Research Services, the Opportunities Database 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.

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