Arts & Science Grant Review Deadlines

To increase grant application success in upcoming competitions, Arts & Science faculty members are encouraged to secure support for research grant proposal development and review from the A&S Research Services office team. The team is available to support faculty members in all research funding competitions.

Note: Applicants are encouraged to submit grant applications on My Research Applications & Agreements (MRA) at least two to three days before the final U of T MRA deadline to secure divisional approval.

CIHR Competitions

Visit the Canadian Institutes of Health Research website for sponsor information and see the U of T Funding Opportunities Database (search CIHR) for U of T internal funding deadlines.

Competition A&S Optional Grant Review
Deadline
Review Contact
CIHR Fall Project Grants Closed. Funded Research Officer
CIHR Spring Project Grants February 21, 2024 Funded Research Officer

 

NSERC Competitions

Visit the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada website for sponsor information and see the U of T Funding Opportunities Database (search NSERC) for U of T internal funding deadlines. For partnership development support for NSERC Alliance grants contact Glaucia Lima.

Competition A&S Optional Grant Review Deadline Review Contact
NSERC Alliance — Communications Security Establishment (CSE) Grants Contact A&S if invited to full application. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance Grants (Advantage & Society) Rolling deadline. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance International Catalyst Quantum Grants A&S review deadline: March 11, 2024. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance International Collaboration Quantum Grants Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance-Mitacs Accelerate Grants Rolling deadline. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance Quantum Grants Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Collaborative Research & Training Experience Program (CREATE) February 26, 2024 Funded Research Officer
NSERC Discovery (DG) Grants Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Discovery Sub-Atomic Physics Grants (DG-SAP) Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC — Idea to Innovation Grants (I2I) Sponsor deadlines: January 8, 2024, April 2, 2024. June 25, 2024 and September 16, 2024. Contact A&S 2–3 weeks before deadline if applying. Funded Research Officer
NSERC-NSF Collaboration Opportunity in Quantum science and AI Letter of intent (LOI) must be submitted to NSERC at least eight weeks prior to the planned submission of the NSF application. Contact A&S if invited to full application. Funded Research Officer
NSERC PromoScience Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Research Tools & Instruments Grants (RTI) Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC-SSHRC Sustainable Agriculture Research Initiative Closed. Stephanie Fisher

 

New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) Competitions

Visit the New Frontiers in Research Fund website for sponsor information and see the U of T Funding Opportunities Database (search NFRF) for U of T internal funding deadlines.

Competition A&S Optional Grant Review Deadline Review Contact
NFRF Exploration 2023 Closed. Funded Research Officer (science applications); Stephanie Fisher (social sciences & humanities applications).
NFRF Programs Deadlines vary with competition. Funded Research Officer (science applications); Stephanie Fisher (social sciences & humanities applications).
NFRF Transformation 2024 Full applications (by invitation only): September 5, 2024. Funded Research Officers (science applications); Stephanie Fisher (social sciences & humanities applications).

 

SSHRC Competitions

Visit the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council website for sponsor information and see the U of T Funding Opportunities Database (search SSHRC) for U of T internal funding deadlines.

 

Other Grant Competition Support

Competition Deadline Review Contact
A&S Collaborative Research Funding Program March 1, 2024 Stephanie Fisher
Canadian Space Agency (CSA): Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science & Technology Closed. Funded Research Officer
CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program Closed. Funded Research Officer
Connaught Community Partnership Research Program Notice of intent (NOI) due March 15, 2024 (sponsor deadline).
A&S review: April 15, 2024.
Stephanie Fisher
Connaught Innovation Award Closed. Funded Research Officer
Connaught Major Research Challenge for Black Researchers Closed. Stephanie Fisher
Connaught New Researcher Awards Closed. Funded Research Officer
Future Leaders in Canadian Brain Research A&S review deadline: March 6, 2024.
Sponsor deadline: March 20, 2024.
Funded Research Officer
Horizon Europe Pillar II Program Deadlines vary. Funded Research Officer
McLaughlin Centre Accelerator Grants in Genomic Medicine 2024: Genome Networks and New Genome Sequencing Technologies & Informatics

February 22, 2024
Sponsor deadline: March 8, 2024.

Funded Research Officer
Ministry of Colleges and Universities Early Researcher Awards (ERA) Next round pending. Please check back later. Funded Research Officer
National Killam Program — Dorothy Killam Fellowships Currently closed. Please check back spring 2024. Funded Research Officer
Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative Closed. Funded Research Officer
Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) Road Safety Research Partnership Program (RSRPP) Sponsor deadline: Feb 23, 2024. Stephanie Fisher
Ontario Research Fund: Research Excellence (ORF-RE) Please check back later. Funded Research Officer
Simons Fellows in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics Currently closed. Re-opens summer 2024. Funded Research Officer
Sloan Research Fellowships Closed. Funded Research Officer
Sony Research Award Program Closed. Funded Research Officer
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs@UofT) Catalyst and Synthesis Grants Sponsor deadline: March 1, 2024. Funded Research Officer
Trans-Atlantic Platform for Social Sciences and Humanities Closed. Stephanie Fisher
France Canada Research Fund Closed. Stephanie Fisher
U of T Joint Calls for Collaborative Projects Closed. Stephanie Fisher
U of T — Zhejiang University (ZJU) Joint Seed Fund February 22, 2024 Stephanie Fisher

 

Mitacs Research Opportunities Support

Visit the Mitacs website for sponsor information.

Competition Deadline Review Contact
Accelerate Rolling deadline. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)
Elevate Rolling deadline. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)
Entrepreneur International Rolling deadline. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)
Globalink Research Award Thematic Call Currently closed. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)
Globalink Research Internship (RISE) Currently closed. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)
Mitacs-JSPS Summer Program Currently closed. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)