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Governor General to Celebrate Canada’s Top Social Sciences and Humanities Researchers

September 13, 2017


Webinars on Insight Grants at SSHRC

September 5, 2017


McGill University professor receives prestigious award

August 31, 2017


SSHRC reveals shortlists for 2017 Impact Awards

August 24, 2017


Webinars on Partnership Engage Grants at SSHRC

August 18, 2017


SSHRC scholars took part in The Walrus Talks National Tour

July 27, 2017


Former SSHRC president appointed to the Order of Canada

July 10, 2017


Canada’s top young economists to meet Nobel laureates

June 29, 2017


SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships - The 2017 Competition is now open!

June 16, 2017


SSHRC’s Partnership Engage Grants now open for applications!

June 14, 2017


SSHRC-funded scholars win high-profile research awards

June 9, 2017


SSHRC’s 2016-17 competition results are in!

June 1, 2017


McMaster University takes home 2017 SSHRC Award of Excellence for communications

June 1, 2017


SSHRC president congratulates winners of national contest to communicate research in a compelling way

May 29, 2017


Meet the winners of the 2017 Molson Prize

May 16, 2017


Storyteller Tuesday: meet the finalists (May 16)

May 16, 2017


Global Affairs Canada announces finalists in 2017 International Policy Ideas Challenge

May 12, 2017


Storyteller Tuesday: meet the finalists (May 9)

May 9, 2017


Storyteller Tuesday: meet the finalists (May 2)

May 2, 2017


SSHRC-funded researcher Daniel Levitin honoured for outstanding science writing

May 1, 2017


SSHRC Introduces New Partnership Engage Grants

May 1, 2017


Storyteller Tuesday: meet the finalists (April 25)

April 25, 2017


The 2017-18 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships competition is now open!

April 21, 2017


Storyteller Tuesday: meet the finalists (April 18)

April 18, 2017


Webinar on SSHRC’s Connection Grants

April 11, 2017


Canada’s Fundamental Science Review report now available

April 10, 2017


SSHRC announces 25 finalists for its annual research communication challenge

April 7, 2017


New Research Chairs program will bring the world’s brightest talent to Canadian campuses

April 5, 2017


SSHRC brings research in music to Acfas congress 2017

March 30, 2017


Queen Elizabeth Scholars: next generation to pursue innovation and community building projects

March 27, 2017


19th National Metropolis Conference: Looking Forward: Migration and Mobility in 2017 and Beyond

March 7, 2017


Global Affairs Canada launches International Policy Ideas Challenge for 2017

January 26, 2017


SSHRC-funded researchers appointed to the Order of Canada

January 20, 2017


Nominations now open for SSHRC’s prestigious 2017 Impact Awards

January 9, 2017


The SSHRC Storytellers contest is now accepting submissions

January 9, 2017


Connecting for Canada’s 150th

January 5, 2017


The Parliamentary Internship Programme is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 program. Deadline: January 31, 2017.
December 19, 2016


In Memoriam: Louise Dandurand
December 15, 2016


SSHRC-Mitacs partnership connects social sciences and humanities researchers with Canadian businesses
December 14, 2016


The 2017 SSHRC Award of Excellence competition is now open!
December 10, 2016


Canada is looking for a Chief Science Advisor
December 5, 2016


Webinars on 2017 Insight Development Grants
December 2, 2016


SSHRC Storytellers: Now Live!
November 29, 2016


Knowledge Synthesis Grants: November 2016 competition now open
November 10, 2016


Fifteenth-year evaluation report and management response now available for the Canada Research Chairs program
November 4, 2016


Could “Uberification” be an opportunity rather than a threat?
October 28, 2016


Mitacs Fellows to Help Advance Reconciliation and Green Growth Policy
October 28, 2016


SSHRC alumnus Charles Taylor wins inaugural Berggruen Prize
October 21, 2016


SSHRC partners with International Development Research Centre to expand Queen Elizabeth Scholars program
October 18, 2016


Moving beyond the “moonshot” approach to innovation
October 3, 2016


SSHRC-funded researchers elected to Royal Society of Canada
September 30, 2016


Documentary features Cindy Blackstock’s fight for equality for Indigenous children
September 29, 2016


SSHRC reveals shortlists for 2016 Impact Awards
September 28, 2016


Webinars on partnership funding opportunities at SSHRC
September 19, 2016


Webinar on SSHRC’s Connection Grants
September 19, 2016


Government of Canada invests $900 million to transform university research
September 6, 2016


SSHRC-funded researchers named to Order of Canada
September 1, 2016


Human Dimensions Open Data Challenge winners
August 24, 2016


SSHRC and CIGI launch 2016 postdoctoral fellowships competition on international law research (French follows)
August 18, 2016


Meet the winners of the 2016 Molson Prize
July 25, 2016


Human Dimensions Open Data Challenge finalists to be announced soon
July 8, 2016


Global Affairs Canada announces finalists in inaugural International Policy Ideas Challenge
June 16, 2016


Tri-Agencies adopt Statement of Principles on Digital Data Management
June 15, 2016


SSHRC News
June 9, 2016


Knowledge Synthesis Grants: June 2016 competition now open
June 8, 2016


Online Services Temporarily Unavailable June 8, 2016
June 3, 2016


Canadian Public Relations Society & Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Celebrate Post-Secondary Communications Excellence with New Industry Award
June 1, 2016


Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council president applauds top five students in national storytelling contest
May 30, 2016


Storyteller Tuesday: meet the finalists (May 17)
May 17, 2016


Open Letter to University Presidents from the Canada Research Chairs Program
May 5, 2016


Prestigious 2016-2017 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships competition is now open!
May 4, 2016


Targeted Research: Syrian Refugee Arrival, Resettlement and Integration
May 2, 2016


Research Portal temporarily unavailable: 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (eastern), April 21
April 18, 2016


Science Odyssey: Ten days of discovery and innovation
April 13, 2016


Finalists announced in SSHRC’s research communications challenge
April 4, 2016


Join us at Acfas 2016
March 30, 2016


Global Affairs Canada launches International Policy Ideas Challenge
February 4, 2016


President’s Desk: Truth, Reconciliation and Research
February 3, 2016


Trans-Atlantic Platform set to launch the 2016 T-AP Digging into Data Challenge
January 20, 2016


SSHRC launches the first Human Dimensions Open Data Challenge
January 12, 2016


Nominations now open for SSHRC’s prestigious 2016 Impact Awards
January 11, 2016


The SSHRC Storytellers contest is now accepting submissions
January 5, 2016


SSHRC-funded researcher wins 2015 Governor General’s Award
December 22, 2015


2016 Insight Development Grants competition now open
December 9, 2015


Reminder: Insight Development Grants Webinar today
December 8, 2015


SSHRC Storytellers: Now Live!
November 19, 2015


Live webcast: Watch the SSHRC 2015 Impact Awards ceremony
October 30, 2015


Webinars on partnership funding opportunities at SSHRC
October 9, 2015


September webinars about the Community and College Social Innovation Fund
September 21, 2015


SSHRC reveals shortlists for 2015 Impact Awards
September 3, 2015


SSHRC and CIHR launch Healthy and Productive Work initiative
August 17, 2015


Insight Grants competition now open: Deadline October 15, 2015
July 20, 2015


Community and College Social Innovation Fund: First round complete, new round launching August 2015
July 14, 2015


Genome Canada and SSHRC launch joint initiative on societal implications of disruptive innovation in genomics
June 26, 2015


Constance Backhouse Awarded the 2015 Molson Prize from the Canada Council for the Arts
June 25, 2015


Meet recent prize winners in the arts and social sciences and humanities
June 25, 2015


The 2015-16 Banting Canada Postdoctoral Fellowships competition is now open!
June 24, 2015


Prestigious 2015-2016 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships competition now open!
June 24, 2015


Healthy and Productive Work Initiative
June 18, 2015


SSHRC seeks new vice-president, Research Programs
June 17, 2015


SSHRC president congratulates top five student communicators from 2015 storyteller competition
June 1, 2015


Canadian Public Relations Society teams with SSHRC to recognize best research promotions
May 29, 2015


A lasting commitment: At Carleton event, SSHRC outlines new initiatives supporting Aboriginal research
May 29, 2015


Imagining Canada’s Future: Grad Students Share Their Perspectives
May 28, 2015


Carleton Hosts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Launch of New Initiatives to Support Aboriginal Research
May 27, 2015


CBC’s Ideas meets the SSHRC Storytellers
May 22, 2015


First Knowledge Synthesis Grants Workshop, May 2015
May 8, 2015


The Trans-Atlantic Platform at the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Canada
May 5, 2015


See you at Acfas!
April 29, 2015


SSHRC News (2014-15 Fiscal year)
April 22, 2015


SSHRC-funded researchers Donald Savoie and David Bentley awarded Killam Prize
April 15, 2015


SSHRC-funded researchers Adrian Shubert and James Retallack awarded Killam Research Fellowships
April 15, 2015


Here are the 10 (awesome) Storytellers honourable mentions
April 9, 2015


Canada is proud to be a member of the Trans-Atlantic Platform for the social sciences and humanities
April 7, 2015


Canada’s top research Storytellers announced for unique SSHRC communications challenge
April 1, 2015


Study reveals Saskatchewan last in country for licensed child care spaces
March 31, 2015


Mitacs announces not-for-profit partner collaborations
February 12, 2015


Dr. Ted Hewitt appointed president of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
February 12, 2015


Teen health levels linked to income inequality
February 5, 2015


Don’t miss out! Storytellers submission deadline: 5 p.m. ET this Friday, January 30.
January 28, 2015


2014 Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide now available
January 21, 2015


Government of Canada announces investment for university, college research overhead
January 20, 2015


January webinars about the Community and College Social Innovation Fund
January 16, 2015


New Knowledge Synthesis Grants on education and the labour market—Apply by February 19, 2015!
January 16, 2015


Nominations now open for SSHRC’s prestigious 2015 Impact Awards
January 8, 2015


SSHRC-funded researcher Caroline Andrew appointed to the Order of Canada (in French only)
January 8, 2015


SSHRC launches competition for Knowledge Synthesis Grants focused on education and the labour market
January 6, 2015


The SSHRC Storytellers contest is now accepting submissions
January 5, 2015