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Funding Opportunities

Austrian Science Fund START Programme

Posted on Thursday, July 14, 2016

The Austrian Science Fund invites applications for its START programme. This supports young researchers in planning their research and building up or consolidating their own research groups by providing long-term funding. The goal is to enable researchers to qualify themselves for senior scientific positions,...

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VolkswagenStiftung ‘Experiment!’

Posted on Thursday, July 14, 2016

The funding initiative ‘Experiment!’ was started in November 2012. The initiative is exceptionally well received with 704, 630, and 425 applications per call. In total, 49 projects have been funded: 13 in 2013, 19 in 2014, and 17 in 2015. Opportunity The Volkswagen Foundation invites applications for its...

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Horizon Prize for CO2 Reuse

Posted on Thursday, July 14, 2016

Preventing dangerous climate change is a key priority for the European Union. Europe is working hard to cut its greenhouse gas emissions substantially while encouraging other nations and regions to do likewise. One way to help these efforts is to make use of the CO2 by integrating it in consumer products. CO2 re-use...

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Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Posted on Wednesday, July 13, 2016

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) is required to carry out a mandate specified under the Office’s two enabling laws: The Privacy Act sets the ground rules for use of personal information by federal government departments, and The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act...

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Canadian Race Relations Foundation Opportunities

150 Stories

150 Stories is an ongoing initiative of the Our Canada project in which the CRRF publishes one story per week for 150 weeks. Inspired by Canada‘s upcoming sesquicentennial, 150 Stories pays tribute to Canada‘s diversity, democratic principles and multiculturalism by telling the stories of remarkable Canadian individuals, organizations, initiatives and historic events.

Do you have a story to tell? Open call for submissions!

2016 Youth Challenge

Living Together: Exploring Canadian Values

The CRRF launched the Our Canada Youth Challenge as part the Our Canada Project in 2015. Our Canada is a three-year initiative to heighten awareness, understanding and respect for Canadian values and traditions.

More information here.


Indirect Costs

REMINDER

Indirect costs support many institutional functions of the university.  These indirect costs must be included in budget requests to external sponsors of research, unless deemed ineligible by the sponsor. Please note that this applies to grants, contracts, and agreements. For more information, including the specific rate to apply to different funding types, please see:


Upcoming Deadlines

Internal Deadlines:

July 18, 2016: Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship

July 19, 2016: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, US

July 19, 2016: Ireland Canada University Foundation (ICUF)

July 27, 2016: Canadian Visiting Research Chairs

August 8, 2016: Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

External Deadlines:

July 20, 2016: Economic and Social Research Council on Forced Displacement

July 22, 2016: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, US

July 22, 2016: Ireland Canada University Foundation (ICUF)

July 26, 2016: CIHR Travel Awards (Institute Community Support)

July 27, 2016: Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Funding (LOI submission to sponsor)

July 29, 2016: Grand Challenges Canada Saving Brains

August 1, 2016: SSHRC Connection Grant

August 3, 2016: Canadian Visiting Research Chairs

August 8, 2016: NSERC Research Tools and Instruments Program (NOI)

August 15, 2016: Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada


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