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.
 
 
 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

USRA/LURA project submissions
Coming soon: Lassonde Research Day, 2019
No NSERC SPG-N competition in 2019
Launch of the SSHRC Storytellers Contest


NEW OPPORTUNITIES

NSERC Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) Program
Value: $1.65M
Duration: 6 years
Deadlines:
Lassonde internal process - TBD - please contact Paulina
York internal Letter of Intent - March 11, 2019
Letter of intent - May 1, 2019
Full application submission - September 23, 2019

CIHR/NSERC/SSHRC - New Frontiers in Research Fund
Value: Up to $250K
Duration: Up to 2 years
Deadlines:
Notice of Intent - January 11, 2019
Full application submission - February 7, 2019

Canadian Hemophilia Society
Value: $40K-$60K
Duration: 1 year
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 25, 2019
Submission to agency - February 8, 2019

CIHR Transition in Care - Team Grant Funding
Va
lue: Up to $240,000 per year (30% must be matched by partner)
Duration: Up to 4 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 10, 2019
Submission to agency - January 24, 2019

Crohn's and Colitis Canada: Innovations in IBD Research
Value: Up to $50K/year
Duration: 1 year
Deadlines:
Application due at ORS – Friday, January 4, 2019
Application due at agency – Friday, January 18, 2019


PREVIOUS OPPORTUNITIES

CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program (solar energy, gravity, microbiome, etc)
value: $100,000 total
Duration: 2 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 22, 2019
Submission to Agency - Feb 5, 2019

New Program: Mitacs Accelerate Industrial Postdoc
Value: $55K/year
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 4, 2019
Submission to agency - January 18, 2019

Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship
Value: $60K
Duration: 2 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - February 6, 2019
Submission to agency - February 20, 2019

Mitacs Canadian Science Policy Fellowship
Value: TBD
Duration: 1 year
Deadlines: Apply by February 3, 2019

Nunavut General Monitoring Plan Funding Program 2019-22
Value: TBD
Duration: Up to 3 years
Deadlines:
Letter of Intent - Dec 21, 2018
Submission of full application to ORS - February 14, 2019
Submission of full application to agency - February 28, 2019

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

Parkinson Society Canada - Call for Applications
Value:
 $45-50K
Duration: 1-2 years
Deadlines:
Submission to ORS - January 21, 2019
Submission to agency - Fenruary 4, 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

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

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
 

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

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

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

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

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

Funding for Indigenous Scholarly Events and Outreach Activities
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

 


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