There are numerous funding opportunities available from major programs to support your research.
- Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
- Alliance Grants - phase one now open for applications for $150,000 / year or more
- Program transitions for CRDs, Engage, IRCs, Strategic Partnerships
- Undergraduate Student Research Award from the UWaterloo Office of Research - Award holders are eligible students who work with faculty members who are NSERC grant holders.
- Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
- Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
- Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade
- Ontario Research Fund - Research Excellence (ORF-RE)
- Ontario Research Fund - Research Infrastructure (ORF-RI)
Other funding opportunities are listed with the Office of Research, including current CFPs, major funding programs, international opportunities, and internally funded awards, such as the Undergraduate Research Internship Fund.
Waterloo travel and per diem rates and guidelines
Forms for researchers (Office of Research)
Cover Sheet for Sponsored Research (required with all grant applications)
- University of Waterloo Strategic Plan 2013-2018