See below for a list of research funding opportunities available for USask faculty. If you have any questions, or know of any other opportunities, please contact Research Acceleration and Strategic Initiatives at

Opportunities by Month

01-Dec CIHR Other: Network Grants in Skin Health, Bone Health, and Muscular Dystrophy (Registration)
01-Dec SSHRC: Indigenous Scholars Awards and Supplements Pilot Initiative (Application)
01-Dec  SSHRC: Insight Development Grant (NOI) 
02-Dec  Centre For Aging Brain Health Innovation (CABHI): Spark Program (Application)
06-Dec SHRF 2022-2023 Align Grant (Application)
07-Dec  NSERC: NSERC-German Research Foundation (DFG) call for proposals on Sustainable Processes and Chemistry
10-Dec EduCanada: Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) for students (Application)
10-Dec EduCanada: Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP)(Application)
10-Dec  EduCanada: Study in Canada Scholarships (Application)
12-Dec  Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) - Young Investigator Grant (Application)
13-Dec  NSERC-CNSC Small Modular Reactors Research Grant Initiative (Application)
13-Dec USask John R. Evans Leaders Fund (JELF) Special Call - (EOI)
14-Dec  CIHR: National Women’s Health Research Initiative: Pan-Canadian Women’s Health Coalition - Hubs (Registration)
14-Dec  Royal University Hospital Foundation Research Grant (Application)
15-Dec  SSHRC: Knowledge Synthesis Grant: Shifting Dynamics of Privilege and Marginalization (Application)
15-Dec  SSHRC:  Partnership Engage Grants (Application)
20-Dec INOVAIT Pilot Fund (Application)
20-Dec  Weston Family Foundation: Homegrown Innovation Challenge (Application)
21-Dec Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF): RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Program (Application)
22-Dec  Tri-Agency Special Response Fund for Trainees (Ukraine) (Application)
31-Dec  Health Canada / Government of Canada: Health Canada’s COVID-19 Safe Restart Agreement Contribution Program – Testing, Contact Tracing and Data Management (Application Guide for Non-Provincial/Territorial Governmental Applicants)
31-Dec  NSERC: College and Community Innovation program – Innovation Links grants (Application)
31-Dec  NSERC & Mitacs: NSERC Alliance-Mitacs Accelerate grants - 2022 (Application)
31-Dec  NSERC: Alliance International Grant (Application)

NSERC: NSERC-National Science Foundation (NSF) – Collaboration on quantum science and artificial intelligence (LOI)

31-Dec  Grand Challenges Canada: OPTions Initiative - Next Generation Methods (NOI)

Upcoming Events


NSERC CREATE Webinar - Join here 

1:30 p.m to 3:30 p.m. (ET) 


Mitacs Globalink Research Award Info Session - Join info session

Zoom Meeting ID: 994 9113 0937, Passcode: 86222007

09-Feb SHRF 2023-24 Align Grant Information Webinar - Register here

Tri-Agency Grant Changes Due to Covid-19

CIHR, SSHRC, NSERC, and CFI Grant Calendar