SSHRC supports postsecondary-based research, research training and knowledge mobilization activities in the social sciences and humanities.
SSHRC funding opportunities are available through three programs: Talent, Insight and Connection.
Talent: The Talent program supports graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in order to develop the next generation of researchers and leaders.
Insight: The Insight program builds knowledge and understanding about people, societies and the world by supporting research excellence.
Connection: The Connection program realizes the potential of social sciences and humanities research for intellectual, cultural, social and economic influence, benefit and impact.
Joint initiatives: Developed and funded by SSHRC and other organizations, joint initiatives support targeted research on pressing social, economic and cultural issues.