Upcoming Award & Funding Deadlines
 


  January Deadlines


January 17, 2020 CANADA GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP MICHAEL SMITH FOREIGN STUDY SUPPLEMENT (CGS-MSFSS)
Up to $6,000
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): CIHR CGS award holders only
January 23, 2020 CANADA-CHINA SCHOLARS’ EXCHANGE PROGRAM
A monthly stipend appropriate to the recipient’s status (approximate values): 3,000 Yuan for Master’s degree students & 3,500 Yuan for PhD students and senior scholars
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Open to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research, language studies or a combination of studies and language studies at participating Chinese institutions.
January 24, 2020 LONDON GOODENOUGH ASSOCIATION OF CANADA SCHOLARSHIP
Five or more awards at £6000 each
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Open to Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are graduate students of any university who engage in (commence or continue) graduate studies in any field in Canada or elsewhere, and who will be studying or conducting research in London, UK.
January 27, 2020 NATIONAL STUDENT PAPER COMPETITION
The grand prize winner of the competition gains the opportunity to join the Public Service under a four month contract, and the top 5 finalists get the opportunity to present their paper to a panel of Deputy Ministers
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Open to graduate students in any faculty, offers a great opportunity for students to share their views on key policy questions, develop new ideas to improve the federal public service and allow these students to positively influence Canada’s future.
January 27, 2020 endMS SPRINT
Stipend of $2,500
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): The endMS Scholar Program for Researchers in Training (SPRINT) is a national training program aimed to enhance knowledge and skills related to MS research among trainees and increase opportunities to conduct MS research in Canada.
January 28, 2020
 
SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (SSHRC) - STORYTELLERS CONTEST
$3,000
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): SSHRC
January 29, 2020 2020 endMS SUMMER SCHOOL
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): The endMS Summer School is an annual interactive education program that aims to enhance knowledge and skills in MS research among trainees.
January 30, 2020 RICHARD C. GOULDEN MEMORIAL AWARD
$875
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Wildlife and/or their habitats in Manitoba
January 31, 2020 CANADIAN WATER RESOURCES ASSOCIATION (CWRA)
Five prizes valued from $1,500 to $5,000
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Applied, Natural, or Social Science aspects of water resources
January 31, 2020 NORTHERN SCIENCE AWARD
$10,000 and Centenary Medal
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): The Northern Science Award is presented annually to an individual or a group who has made a significant contribution to meritorious knowledge and understanding of the Canadian North.

  February Deadlines


February 3, 2020 MACKENZIE KING OPEN SCHOLARSHIP
$8,500 approx (Average amount subject to change)
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Open to graduates of any Canadian university who engage in (commence or continue) graduate studies in any field in Canada or elsewhere.
February 3, 2020 MACKENZIE KING TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP
Four awards at $10,500 approx (Award amount subject to change)
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Open to graduates of any Canadian university who engage in (commence or continue) graduate studies in the United States or the United Kingdom, of international or industrial relations (including the international or industrial relations aspects of law, history, politics and economics).
February 3, 2020 RESEARCH MANITOBA
Variable
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Health, Social Sciences and the Humanities, Natural Sciences and Engineering
February 3, 2020 GRADUATE RESEARCH AWARDS FOR DISARMAMENT, ARMS CONTROL IN NON-PROLIFERATION
Four awards at $5,000 each
For Faculty members/PhD Graduates

Research Field(s): This competition is open to Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents/landed immigrants currently enrolled in a graduate programme. In order to expand the community of Canadian scholars working on non-proliferation, arms control and disarmament (NACD) issues.
February 5, 2020 MITACS CANADIAN SCIENCE POLICY FELLOWSHIP
Typically $70,000-$80,000 per year
For Faculty members/PhD Graduates

Research Field(s): Unrestricted
February 14, 2020 THE MAPLE LEAF CENTRE FOR ACTION ON FOOD SECURITY- SCHOLARSHIP IN FOOD SECURITY
Three $15,000 scholarships available for research spanning up to two years commencing in the 2020-21 academic year
Proposals Due February 14, 2020 // Interviews Conducted April 2020 // Scholarships Awarded May 2020
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Conducting thesis research focused on the determinants, risk factors, impacts, and efficacy of proposed interventions on food insecurity in Canada.
February 14, 2020 DR. J. A. CAMPBELL RESEARCH AWARD
Grant of up to $25,000
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): For research projects in Canada of a scientific, applied science, and/or medical nature relevant to celiac disease, dermatitis herpetiformis, and/or non-celiac gluten sensitivity, or the socio-economic implications of delayed diagnosis and/or living with these conditions.
February 14, 2020 DR. J. A. CAMPBELL YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD
Up to $5,000
For Master's & PhD students

Research Field(s): Offered by the Canadian Celiac Association for work done in Canada (or by an investigator from Canada temporarily working elsewhere and committed to return to Canada) of a scientific, applied science, medical, and/or social nature relevant to celiac disease (gluten-induced enteropathy), dermatitis herpetiformis or other gluten related disorders. The individual must be a trainee in a recognized Medical or Health Sciences School, University Undergraduate, or Graduate Training Program.
February 21, 2020 PURSUIT AWARD
1st prize: $3,000 // 2nd prize: $2,000 // 3rd prize: $1,000
For PhD students

Research Field(s): Childhood disability research

  March Deadlines


March 31, 2020 CSA GROUP GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP- SUPPORTING GRADUATE STUDENTS IN STANDARDS RESEARCH
$10,000 per year for a maximum of two years
For Master's students

Research Field(s): The thesis can be conducted in any field (e.g. engineering, social sciences, health sciences) and must include standards as a component of the research. The research may investigate aspects of an existing standard or may explore an area for future standards development.

 Other Deadlines


June 5, 2020
 
DR. RICHARD C. PLAYLE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING THESES IN ECOTOXICOLOGY
Two awards for the best B.Sc. and M.Sc. thesis valued at $300 and $700, respectively. In addition, recipients receive financial support (up to $1000) to attend the Canadian Ecotoxicity Workshop
For Master's students

Research Field(s): Ecotoxicology
Variable
 
MITACS GLOBALINK RESEARCH AWARD
$6,000
For Master's, PhD & Post-doc students
Recommended to apply 16 weeks in advance of planned start date

Research Field(s): Unrestricted
N/A Deadline
 
NSERC STUDENT AMBASSADORS
$1,000
For Master's & PhD students
Applications must be submitted at least two months before the start of a proposed outreach activity.

Research Field(s):
Science, Engineering