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Research Funding Opportunities and Events Newsletter

Upcoming Research Funding Opportunities

Social Sciences and Humanities
Aug 1, 2018 SSHRC Connection Grant
Aug 1, 2018 Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation Grants 
Aug 14, 2018 Minerva Research Initiative – Department of Defense
Sept 6, 2018 SSHRC Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation – Connection Grants
Sept 15, 2018 SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant
Natural Sciences and Engineering
Aug 1, 2018 NSERC Discovery Grant Program – 2019 (NOI)
Aug 1, 2018 NSERC Subatomic Physics Discovery Grants Program – 2019 (NOI)
Sept 8, 2018 Human Frontier Science Program
Sept 15, 2018 NSERC PromoScience Program Grant
Oct 2, 2018 Weston: Seeding Food Innovation Grants 2018 Program Announcement (Proposal Deadline)
No Deadline NSERC Connect Grants
No Deadline NSERC Engage Grants
Health Research
July 13, 2018 Craig H. Neilsen Foundation: Psychosocial Research Funding (LOI)
July 24, 2018 CIHR: Operating Grant: Understanding the Health Impact of Inactivity
Aug 1, 2018 Weston Brain Institute – Rapid Response: Canada 2019: Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s Disease (LOI)
Aug 1, 2018 Weston Brain Institute – Transformational Research: Canada 2019: Parkinson’s & Related Diseases (LOI)
Aug 1, 2018 American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Blue Sky Research Grant (LOI)
Aug 8, 2018 Weston Brain Institute – Rapid Response: Canada 2018: Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s Disease (Final Proposal)
Sept 1, 2018 Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation – Research Funding (Full Application)
Sept 13, 2018 Canadian Cancer Society: Impact Grants (LOI)
Sept 26, 2018 2018 Ontario / Gairdner Foundation International Symposium
Oct 12, 2018 Craig H. Neilsen Foundation: Spinal Cord Research on the Translational Spectrum (Final Proposal)
No Deadline Weston Brain Institute – Big Ideas: Canada
All/Multiple Disciplines
July 4, 2018 Mitacs Elevate
July 10, 2018 The National Geographic Society – 2018 (Multiple Priority Areas)
July 23, 2018 Innovation Network Opportunities: Advanced Materials (LOI)
July 31, 2018 Independent Electricity System Operator Conservation Fund
Aug 16, 2018 Genome Canada: 2018 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition
Aug 20, 2018 Russell Sage Foundation: Social, Economic, and Political Effects of the Affordable Care Act (LOI)
Sept 12, 2018 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions – Individual Fellowships
Sept 19, 2018 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (see internal process)
Oct 18, 2018 Global Affairs Canada: Faculty Mobility Program
Oct 30, 2018 CIHR/NSERC – Collaborative Health Research Projects (CHRP) with SSHRC Special Call
Nov 15, 2018 Fulbright Canada: Canadian Traditional Scholar Awards
No Deadline Mitacs Globalink Research Awards – 2018


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Upcoming Events

Canadian Rural and Remote Housing and Homelessness Symposium – 2018

When: Wednesday, October 24, 2018 – Friday, October 26, 2018
Where: Canmore, Alberta

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