Trinity Western University

Funding Opportunities

Funding Deadlines

Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR)

To be submitted May 30, 2015. "The Determinants of a Successful Transition from Military to Civilian Life" and Statement of Work

To be submitted June 5, 2015 "Notice Health Care Inflation Rates" and Statement of Work

To be submitted June 10, 2015 "Notice of Colour Vision Assessment" and Statement of Work

NSERC Deadlines

October 30, 2015 Deadline to apply for the second This link will take you to another Web site Canada First Research Excellence Fund inaugural competition

SSHRC Insight Grant Updates 

Important changes will be made to the Insight Grants (IG) funding opportunity for the October 2015 competition:

  1.        Elimination of the Notice of Intent (NOI)
  2.        Submission of IG applications through the Research portal
  3.        CCV required for applicants and co-applicants
  4.        No CV required for collaborators
  5.        New participant module
  6.        Creation of a multidisciplinary committee within each research group when the number of applications makes it possible. The applicant will need to click the « multidisciplinary evaluation » box.

In addition, in an effort to address falling success rates in Insight Grants, SSHRC will implement the following measures:

  1.        Reduction of the maximum grant to $400K
  2.        Reduction of the annual maximum to $100K
  3.        Clearer directives to adjudication committee members regarding their role in scrutinizing grant budgets
  4.        Implementation of a committee budget envelope to encourage greater scrutiny.

More information will be forthcoming in the coming weeks; however, do not hesitate to contact us in the meantime should you have questions. 


Tel.: 613-996-6976

The Mitacs Globalink Research Internship (GRI) is now accepting faculty submissions for summer 2016. GRI pairs faculty in Canada with international undergrads for 12-week research projects from May to September.

  • All disciplines eligible
  • Top-ranked senior undergrads from Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Mexico, Tunisia, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, and Vietnam
  • Graduate recruitment: returning interns eligible for Globalink Graduate Fellowship funding

Submit projects by June 18, 2015, at 5 p.m. PDT.

Questions? Visit our website or contact

Research Office's Internal Deadline

The RO deadline is 2 weeks before the sponsor deadline for most applications and proposals. Two weeks provides RO with time to review the application package and return it to the researcher in the event that any changes are required before the submission. 

Exceptions to the two week deadline are Canada Research Chairs (CRC), Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), and RO-Administered Internal Grants. Applicants are encourages to work with RO at the earliest stage of application.

Other programs may have exceptions as well. These exceptions are communicated to researchers via group email list.

Other Internal Deadlines

Some units may have their own internal review deadlines. Applicants should check with their department, faculty to see if there are internal deadlines for review and signing of applications/proposals.

Agency Deadlines

Selected agency deadlines are listed in the Important Deadline Section. These deadlines are obtained from agency websites but are subject to change. Prospective applicants are encouraged to review agency websites and correspondence for current deadline dates.

Important Deadlines



Other Funding Agencies (Canadian)

USA Granting Agencies

Christian Funding Agencies

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