Grants & Fellowships

 
Click "learn more" to see current funding opportunities. To see the details of each opportunity, click on each title.
 
For further information on funding calls, please contact Paulina Karwowska-Desaulniers (paulina.karwowska-desaulniers@lassonde.yorku.ca
 
Below you will find grants and fellowships listed under New Funding Opportunities, Grants and Fellowships, and Rolling Deadlines.
 
 
 

 

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

SSHRC Connection Grants – Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative
Value: Up to $50K
Duration: 1 year
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 18, 2019
Submission to agency - February 1, 2019

Simon Foundation Autism Research Initiative: 2019 Research Award
Value: Up to $1.3M
Duration: Up to 4 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - December 19, 2018
Submission to agency - January 11, 2019

Nunavut General Monitoring Plan Funding Program 2019-22
Value: TBD
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - February 14, 2019
Submission to agency - February 28, 2019

Mitacs now offers two opportunities for postdocs
Value: $60,000/year
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Mitacs Accelerate submission - January  18, 2019
Mitacs Elevate submission - January 23, 2019

2019-20 York-Massey Fellowship and Visiting Scholarships
Value: TBD
Duration: TBD
Deadlines: 
Submission to ORS - January 14, 2019

IDEaS launches the second Call for Proposals for Competitive Projects
Value: 
$200K-$20M
Duration: 6 months-1 year
Deadlines:
Obligatory submission to ORS - November 22, 2018
Submission to agency - November 27, 2018

NSERC Strategic Partnership Grant for Networks
Value: 
Up to $5.5M
Duration: 5 years
Deadlines:
Internal Lassonde submission - February 11, 2019
iNOI submission - February 25, 2019
Submission to ORS - March 25, 2019

Google AI Impact Challenge Competition
Value:
 $500K - $2M USD
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Internal Lassonde iNOI submission - November 23, 2018
iNOI submission to ORS - November 26, 2018

Space Health Technology Challenges
Value: Up to $100,000 for phase 1 ($500,000 available in phase 2)
Duration: 6-7 months
Deadlines: 
Click link for details - internal deadlines apply

NSERC Advancing Climate Change Science in Canada
Value: Up to $180K/year
Duration: 1-3 years
Deadlines: 
LOI Submission to ORS - November 16, 2018
LOI Submission to agency - November 30, 2018

Mitacs - Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Program
Value: TBD
Duration: 10 weeks
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - November 21, 2018
Submission to agency - December 5, 2018

RISE-Globalink Research Internship (RISE-GRI)
Value:
 $6000
Duration: 3 months
Deadline: Application by December 15, 2018

Mitacs Globalink Research Award
Value: $6000
Duration: 12-24 weeks
Deadlines:
Rolling - submission to ORS 10 working days before agency

Health

Canadian Frailty Network Interdisciplinary Fellowships
Value: $25K-$50K
Duration: 12 months
Deadlines:
Submit pre-application intent to apply - November 13, 2018
Full application package due - December 11, 2018

Crohn's and Colitis Canada Grant Competition
Value: 
Up to $125K/year
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 4, 2018
Submission to agency - January 18, 2018

Cancer Research Society 2019 Operations Grant Competition
Value: $60K/year
Duration: 2 years
Deadlines:
LOI submission to ORS - November 20, 2018
LOI submission - December 4, 2018
Complete application - February 13, 2019

Social science 

SSHRC Insight Development Grant
Value: Up to $75,000
Duration: Up to 2 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 19, 2019
Submission to agency - Febryary 2, 2019

Research award: Advisory Committee on Research Ethics
Value: TBD
Duration: 12 months
Deadline: November 16, 2018

Trans-Atlantic Platform (T-AP): Social Innovation
Value: Up to $175K
Duration: 24-36 months
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 31, 2019
Submission to agency - February 14, 2019

 


OPPORTUNITIES FROM PREVIOUS CALLS:

 

Genome Canada: Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP)
Value: $300K - $6M
Duration: 1-3 years
Deadline:
Submission to ORS - November 16, 2018
Submission to agency - November 30, 2018

Canadian Cancer Society - Innovation and Innovation to Impact Grants
Value: 
$100K-$450K
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 3, 2019
Submission to agency - January 15, 2019

Weston Brain Institute - Rapid Response

Value: Up to $200K
Duration: Up to 18 months
Deadlines:
Submission of LOI to ORS – November 19, 2018
Submission of LOI to agency – December 3, 2018

Weston Brain Institute - Transformational Research
Value: $200K to $1.5M
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission of LOI to ORS – November 19, 2018
Submission of LOI to agency – December 3, 2018

Ontario Genomics - Ontario Regional Priorities Partnership Program (ON-RP3)
Value: $150K - $500K
Duration: 1-3 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS – December 14, 2018
Submission to agency – January 10, 2019

Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario - Seed Funding Grant Program
Value: Up to $15K
Duration: N/A
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS – November 30, 2018
Submission to agency – December 14, 2018

Imperial Oil - University Research Awards
Value: $10K - $25K
Duration: 1 year
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS – December 3, 2018
Submission to agency – December 15, 2018

John Charles Polyanyi Prizes, 2019
Value: $20,000
Duration: NA
Eligibility: PhD obtained between Sep 1, 2015 and April 30, 2019
Deadline: Dec 1, 2018

AGE-WELL Core Research Program 2020-2025
Value: Up to $200,000/year
Duration: 3-5 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS – December 11, 2018
Submission to agency – January 4, 2019

OCE ENCQOR Academic Technology Development Program
Value: TBD
Duration: 12 - 24 months
Deadlines:
Submission of full application to ORS – 10 working days before submission to the agency
Full Application to agency – TBA or deadline noted in the Challenge Statement

Lassonde Grant Writing Support Fund - Pilot 2018
Value: contact the research support team for more details
Deadlines: rolling

OCE Ontario-Jiangsu Industrial Research and Development Program
Value: Up to $125K
Duration: 1 - 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission of full application to ORS for review – 10 working days before submission to the agency
Submission of full application (by invitation only) – February 2019

Simons Early Career Investigator in Marine Microbial Ecology and Evolution Awards RFA
Value:
 $180,000 USD per year
Duration: 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission of Full Application to ORS – February 8, 2019
Submission of Full Application to agency (by invitation only) – February 22, 2019

 

Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR)
Value:
Up to $5K for a QRP
Up to $10K for a PDC application

Duration: 1 year
Deadlines: rolling
 
Weston Brain Institute - Early Phase Clinical Trials
Value: Up to $1.5M 
Duration: Up to 4 years
Deadlines: LOI - rolling deadline
 
Weston Brain Institute - Big Ideas Canada
Value: $5M - $20M
Duration: Approximately 5 years
Deadlines: LOI - rolling deadline

The Simon Foundation's Autism Research Initiative: Explorer Awards
Value: Up to $80K (including indirect costs)
Duration:1 year
Deadline: rolling

The Simon Foundation’s Mathematics and Physical Sciences (MPS) division: Targeted Grants in MPS program
Value: flexible
Duration: Up to 5 years
Deadlines: Rolling

Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship
Value: Up to $80K (including $36K from partner)
Duration: 36 months
Deadline: rolling

Ontario Genomics: Ontario Regional Priorities Partnership Program
Value: Up to $500,000 (including partner contributions)
Duration: 3 years
Deadline: Fall 2018 - date TBA

Value: $500-$1500
Duration: 12 months
Deadline: rolling
 
SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants
Value: $7k - $25k
Duration: 1 year
Deadline:  June 15, September 15, December 15, 2018
 
OCE: Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network - Talent Development - Students
Value: $10,000 + equal match from partner
Duration: 4 months
Eligibility: Final-year undergraduate students or graduate student, or recent undergraduates and Masters graduates within three years of graduation from an Ontario-based post-secondary institution.
Deadline: Rolling
 
OCE: Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network - Talent Development - Postdocs
Value: $35K from OCE + $50K from partner
Duration: 1  year
Eligibility: Fellows must hold a PhD from within the last five years from an Ontario University.
Deadline: Rolling
 

ADDITIONAL ROLLING DEADLINES: 

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