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 Closed. 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 Closed. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance Grants (Advantage & Society) Rolling deadline. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Alliance International Catalyst Quantum Grants Closed. 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) Only applicants invited forward may apply. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Discovery (DG) Grants Notice of intent (NOI) deadline: August 1, 2024. Contact A&S if applying. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Discovery Horizons (Pilot) Letter of intent: June 14, 2024. Funded Research Officer
NSERC Discovery Sub-Atomic Physics Grants (DG-SAP) Notice of intent (NOI) deadline: August 1, 2024. Contact A&S if applying. Funded Research Officer
NSERC — Idea to Innovation Grants (I2I) Sponsor deadlines: April 2, 2024. June 25, 2024 and September 16, 2024. Contact A&S two to three 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

 

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.

Competition A&S Optional Grant Review Deadline Review Contact
SSHRC Connection Grants (CG)

Sponsor recurring deadlines: February 1, May 1, June 20 (2024 only) and November 1. Contact A&S two to four weeks before deadline if applying.

Funded Research Officer
SSHRC Insight Development Grants (IDG) Closed. Funded Research Officer
SSHRC Insight Grant (IG) September 3, 2024. Funded Research Officer
SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grants: Envisioning Governance Systems that Work November 20, 2024. Funded Research Officer
SSHRC Partnership Development Grants September 15, 2024. Stephanie Fisher
SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants (PEG) One month before recurring March 15, May 22 (2024 only), September 15 or December 15 competition deadlines. Stephanie Fisher
SSHRC Partnership Grants Stage 1 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 2024 Deadline to submit notice of intent: August 26, 2024. (on Convergence Portal). Requires approved MRA by August 20, 2024. Funded Research Officer (science applications); Stephanie Fisher (social sciences & humanities applications).
NFRF — NordForsk led International Joint Initiative on Sustainable Development of the Arctic 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).

 

Other External Competitions

Visit the competition listed website for information.

Competition Deadline Review Contact
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowships August 28, 2024. MRA Deadline: September 11, 2024. Funded Research Officer
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
France Canada Research Fund Closed. Stephanie Fisher
Future Leaders in Canadian Brain Research Closed. Funded Research Officer
Horizon Europe Pillar II Program Deadlines vary. Funded Research Officer
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Global Partnership Flexible Funding Closed. Stephanie Fisher
Ministry of Colleges and Universities 2024 Early Researcher Awards (ERA) — Round 18 A&S review deadline of full applications: June 25, 2024. Funded Research Officer
National Killam Program — Dorothy Killam Fellowships Closed. Funded Research Officer
National Killam Program — Killam NRC Paul Corkum Fellowships Applications close: June 20, 2024. Funded Research Officer
National Science Foundation (NSF) — Global Centres Bioeconomy Closed. Funded Research Officer
Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative Closed. Funded Research Officer
Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) Road Safety Research Partnership Program (RSRPP) Closed. Stephanie Fisher
Ontario Research Fund: Research Excellence (ORF-RE) Please check back later. Funded Research Officer
Paris Institute for Advanced Study Closed. Funded Research Officer
Simons Fellows in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics Currently closed. Re-opens summer 2024. Funded Research Officer
Sony Research Award Program Closed. Funded Research Officer
SSRC Inter-American Foundation Research Fellowship December 3, 2024. Stephanie Fisher
Trans-Atlantic Platform for Social Sciences and Humanities Closed. Stephanie Fisher

 

University of Toronto Competitions

Visit the listed sponsor websites below for competition information.

 

Mitacs Competitions

Visit the Mitacs website for sponsor information.

Competition Deadline 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 Currently closed. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)
Mitacs-JSPS Summer Program Currently closed. Stephanie Fisher (SSH), Glaucia Lima (SCI)