External Grant Deadlines

The chart below lists external grant deadlines and associated internal RSO deadlines.

Please advise our Research Coordinator if you are interested in applying for a grant.

External Grant Deadlines
Grant RSO Application Deadline Sponsor Application
Deadline
Results Announced (Est)
SSHRC Insight Grants Oct 2 Oct 15 ~July
SSHRC Partnership Development
Grants
Nov 8 Nov 15 ~July
SSHRC Insight Development Grants Jan 27 Feb 3 ~July
SSHRC Connection Grants Jan 25, Apr 24, July 25, & Oct 25 Feb 3, May 1, Aug 1, & Nov 1 ~May
SSHRC Partnership Grants - Stage I Feb 7 Feb 17 ~July
SSHRC Partnership Grants - Stage II Oct 22 (by invitation) Oct 29 ~July
SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants Mar 12, Jun 10, Sep 10 & Dec 1 Mar 19, Jun 15, Sep 15* & Dec 15* ~January
NSERC Alliance Grants 5 business days Continuous intake 4 - 16 weeks
NSERC Create LOI / Full Application Apr 24 / Sept 17 May 1 / Sept 22 27 weeks
NSERC Discovery Grants Oct 21 Nov 1 26 weeks
NSERC Idea to Innovate 5 business days Jan 6, Mar 30, Jun 22, Sep 28 11 weeks
CFI John R. Evans Leaders Fund RTA Jan 6, Apr 1, Aug 4 Jun 15, Oct 15, Feb 15

*Note: If a deadline falls on a weekend or a Canadian public holiday, the online application system will remain open until 8 PM (Eastern Time) on the next business day.