Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Available funding programs

Program Name: Insight Grant
Type: Grant
Office of Research deadline(s):

First draft

Final full application

4 weeks before agency deadline

1 weeks before agency deadline

Program deadline(s):
Final full application October 1 annually
Funding start date: April 1
Amount: $7,000 to $400,000 
Length of project: 3 to 5 years
Program submission instructions: The SSHRC site provides full details for submission process
Office of Research contacts: Ruth Knechtel
Program contact: Program office

Program Name: Insight Development Grant
Type: Grant
Office of Research deadline(s):

First draft

Final full application

4 weeks before agency deadline

1 weeks before agency deadline

Program deadline(s):
Final full application Early February annually
Funding start date: June 1
Amount: $7,000 to $75,000 
Length of project: 1 to 2 years
Program submission instructions: The SSHRC site provides full details for submission process
Office of Research contacts: Ruth Knechtel
Program contact: Program office

Program Name: Partnership Development Grant
Type: Grant
Office of Research deadline (s): To request OR matching funds, contact Ruth Knechtel

First draft

Final full application

4 weeks before agency deadline

2 weeks before agency deadline

Program deadline(s): November 15
Funding start date: April 1
Amount: $75,000 to $200,000
Length of project: 1 to 3 years
Program submission instructions: Full details can be found on the SSHRC website
Office of Research contacts: Ruth Knechtel
Program contact: Program contact

Program Name: Partnership Engage Grant
Type: Grant
Office of Research deadline (s):

First Draft

Final full application

2 weeks before agency deadline

1 weeks before agency deadline

Program deadline(s):

September 15, December 15, March 15, and June 15

Funding start date: Depends on application date
Amount: $7,000 to $25,000
Length of project: 1 year
Program submission instructions: Full details can be found on the SSHRC website
Office of Research contacts: Ruth Knechtel
Program contact:

Program contact


Program Name: Partnership Grant – Letter of Intent (LOI) and Formal Application
Type: Grant
Office of Research deadline (s): To request OR matching funds, contact Ruth Knechtel

First draft

Final full application

8 weeks before agency deadline

2 weeks before agency deadline

Program deadline(s):

LOI: February 15 annually

Formal Application: November 1 annually
Funding start date: June 1
Amount: LOI: $20,000
Formal Application: $500,000-to $2.5 million
Length of project: 4 to 7 years
Program submission instructions: Full details can be found on the SSHRC website
Office of Research contacts: Ruth Knechtel
Program contact:

Program contact


Program Name:

Connection Grant

Type:

Grant

Office of Research
deadline(s):

To request OR matching funds, complete the OR Matching Funds Request Form - SSHRC (pdf)

Matching fund request

First draft

Final full application

2 weeks before agency deadline

2 weeks before agency deadline

1 weeks before agency deadline

Program deadline(s):

February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1

Funding start date:

End of March, June, September, and January

Amount:

$7,000 to $25,000 for events and up to $50,000 for outreach activities

Length of project:

1 year

Program submission
instructions:

Full details can be found on the SSHRC website

Office of Research
contacts:

Ruth Knechtel

Program contact:

Program contact