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ORS Funding Bulletin June 5, 2020

In this issue:

  • Announcements and Resources
  • COVID-19 Research Funding Opportunities
  • Other Research Funding Opportunities (Note: some program deadlines have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic; updated deadlines are included below)

 The Office of Research Services team is working diligently to maintain full services remotely to the entire research community. For regular updates on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the University’s research operations, grant agency deadlines, considerations for active research projects, and funding opportunities for COVID-19 research, please refer to the Vice-President, Research and Innovation’s COVID-19 Updates website.

If you are interested in applying to any of these opportunities, please notify your faculty’s Grants Officer as soon as possible and submit an application draft for administrative review at least five days (if possible) before the external agency deadline along with a signed Research Grant/Contract Authorization (RGA) Form.

 

 

 

FESNS, FEAS

Lisa Kozycz

E-mail: lisa.kozycz@uoit.ca

FHSC, FSCI

Raluca Dubrowski

E-mail: raluca.dubrowski@uoit.ca

FBIT, FED, FSSH

Ewa Stewart

E-mail: ewa.stewart@uoit.ca

 If you would like an in-depth review of your proposal, please submit it to the appropriate grants officer one month in advance of the agency deadline.

 Please note: Opportunities with a page number have extra information within this Word document. ***  

 

Announcements and Resources

Date

Link

Research Facilities Navigator – Online Research Promotion Tool

 

1***

Modifications to Tri-Agency Paid Parental Leave Policy for Grad Students

Feb 14, 2020

2***

Mitacs Globalink Research Internship is now accepting faculty submissions for Summer 2021

June 10, 2020 @ 4:00pm

3***

Mitacs Elevate is now accepting proposal submissions for two years of postdoc funding worth $60,000/ year

June 10, 2020

4***

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships - anticipated competition launch June 1; deadline October 1, 2020

October 1, 2020

https://banting.fellowships-bourses.gc.ca/en/home-accueil.html

Update on NSERC Alliance Grant Program: New application resources now available!

 

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Tri-Agency Response to the CCV Open Letter

 

https://cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/51795.html

Tri-Agency Grants Management Solution (TGMS) Initiative Survey

 

https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/063.nsf/eng/97926.html

Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy – Public Consultation Summary

 

http://science.gc.ca/eic/site/063.nsf/eng/h_97905.html

Resources: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the Research Enterprise

See link for more information

New Frontiers in Research Fund Best Practices in Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Research Guide

 

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CIHR Funding Opportunity Database

ResearchNet

 

http://bit.ly/2VJ7Djv

 

General Research Funding Opportunities

 Agency – Program

LOI/NOI/

Reg

ORS Deadline

LOI/NOI/ Reg Agency Deadline

Full ORS Deadline

Full Agency Deadline

New

FACEBOOK Research, Explorations of Trust in AR, VR, and Smart Devices request for proposals

 

 

9-Jun-20

12-Jun-20

CIHR, Team Grant: Personalized Health

03-Oct-19

08-Oct-19

29-Jun-20

02-Jul-20

Weston Brain Institute, Rapid Response: Canada 2020; Transformational Research: Canada 2020 (Alzheimer’s & Related Diseases)

 

24-Apr-20

@2:00pm

17-Aug-20

20-Aug-20 @2:00pm

Weston Brain Institute, Rapid Response: Canada 2020; Transformational Research: Canada 2020 (Parkinson’s & Related Diseases)

1-Jun-20

04-Jun-20

@2:00pm

8-Oct-20

13-Oct-20

@2:00pm

The Venture13 Policetech Accelerator (Policetech Accelerator) is seeking proposals for collaborative R&D projects that will review and assess current best practices in the field as well

as the development of ethical standards for the use of facial recognition technology by first responders.

 

12-Jun-20

3-Jul-20

8-Jul-20

CIHR, Catalyst Grant: Health Effects of Vaping

 

12-May-20

5-Jun-20

10-Jun-20

NSERC Science Communication Skills Grant (Pilot)

 

 

10-Jun-20

15-Jun-20

SSHRC Partnerships Engage Grant

Including COVID-19 Special Initiative

 

 

10-Jun-20

15-Jun-20

Spencer Foundation, Research Grants on Education: Large

 

18-Jun-20

9-Jul-20

14-Jul-20

CIHR, Team Grant: Canada-EU Smart Living Environments – Transitions in Care

(Canada-European International Cooperation on Smart Living Environments that Address Transitions in Care Challenges for Ageing People)

 

 

15-Jun-20

18-Jun-20

New

The Lung Association, Breathing as One: Allied Health Research Grants

 

30-Jun-20

14-Jul-20

17-Jul-20

The Law Foundation of Ontario – Measuring Impacts and Progress

 

 

25-Jun-20

30-Jun-20

Spencer Foundation, Research Grants on Education: Small

 

 

26-Jun-20

01-Jul-20

CIHR, Planning and Dissemination Grants

 

 

29-Jun-20

02-Jul-20

CIHR, Operating Grant: ECIs in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health (2020)

 

02-Jul-20

19-Aug-20

24-Aug-20

New

NSERC, Plastics Science for a Cleaner Future

06-Jul-20

08-Jul-20

28-Sep-20

01-Oct-20

SSHRC- Connection Grant

 

 

29-Jul-20

01-Aug-20

CIHR, Catalyst Grant: Cannabis and Mental Health

29-Jun-20

02-Jul-20

28-Jul-20

31-Jul-20

NSERC, Discovery Grant

 

04-Aug-20

TBD

01-Nov-20

CIHR, Team Grant: Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North

31-Jul-20

05-Aug-20

TBD

20-May-21

CIHR, Operating Grant: Active and Assisted Living Program: Healthy Aging with the Support of Digital Solutions

 

 

19-Aug-20

24-Aug-20

SSHRC Partnerships Engage Grant

Including COVID-19 Special Initiative

 

 

10-Sep-20

15-Sep-20

SSHRC Insight Grant

*note new deadline this year*

 

 

TBD

01-Oct-20

New

CIHR, Project Grant

 

TBD (mid September)

TBD

TBD (mid October)

New

NSERC, Research Tools and Instruments

 

 

TBD

26-Oct-20

New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF), 2020 Horizon Global Platform Competition (NFRF International Stream)

*Please notify your Grants Officer as soon as possible if you are planning on applying

 

 

 

Various deadlines

Canadian Space Agency

 

 

 

Various deadlines

DND Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) Program

 

 

 

Various deadlines

NSERC Alliance Grants

 

 

 

No Deadline

Government of Canada – CanExport Innovation Funding

 

 

 

No Deadline

OCE, Voucher for Innovation and Productivity (VIP)

Including expedited COVID-19 Applications (Due May 28)

 

 

 

No Deadline

OCE, TalentEdge Internship Program

Open for applications under the following streams:

  • Next Generation Network Program (NGNP)
  • Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN)
  • ENCQOR 5G

 

 

 

No Deadline

OCE, TalentEdge Fellowship Program

Open for applications under the following streams:

  • Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN)

 

 

 

No Deadline

OCE, ENCQOR 5G Academic Technology Development Program

 

 

Various

Various

AVIN, AV Research and Development Partnership Fund – Stream 1

 

 

 

No Deadline

Mitacs, Globalink Research Award

*With $2,000 co-funding from the supervisor

 

 

Apply 16 weeks before departure

No Deadline

Mitacs, Accelerate

 

 

 

 

No Deadline

Mitacs, Accelerate Fellowship

 

 

 

No Deadline

Mitacs, Entrepreneur International Program

 

 

 

No Deadline

Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations

 

 

Various

Various

Royal Bank of Canada, Youth Mental Health Project

 

 

 

No Deadline

Honda Canada Foundation, Grants

 

 

 

No Deadline

IC-IMPACTS Centres of Excellence, Call for Collaborative Research Proposals Between Canada and India – Innovative Technology Demonstration Projects

 

 

 

No Deadline

Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction, Quick Response Program

 

 

 

No Deadline

Public Health Agency of Canada, Multi-sectoral Partnerships to Promote Healthy Living and Prevent Chronic Disease

 

 

 

No Deadline

The National Geographic Society, Committee for Research and Exploration Grant Application

Current topics include:

  • AI for Earth Innovation
  • Equity and the Natural World
  • Enduring Impacts: Archaeology of Sustainability

 

 

 

Quarterly deadlines

Max Bell Foundation

 

 

 

No Deadline

SOSCIP- Collaborative Projects

 

 

 

No Deadline