Latest News

Week three of Storyteller Tuesdays featuring five more of the Top 25
April 22, 2014


Research Portal temporarily unavailable: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Eastern), April 17
April 16, 2014


SSHRC executives spotlight Knowledge Synthesis Grant research in The Globe and Mail
April 11, 2014


Policy Options weighs in on SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant research
April 11, 2014


SSHRC-funded researchers Miller, Taylor win 2014 Killam Prize
April 9, 2014


Get to know five of the Top 25 Storytellers finalists
April 8, 2014


Online services temporarily unavailable: 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Eastern), April 9
April 8, 2014


Passing of council member Priscilla Renouf
April 7, 2014


Industry Canada unveils Digital Canada 150
April 4, 2014


SSHRC announces appointment of executive vice-president, future challenges
April 3, 2014


Chad Gaffield announces decision to step down as president of SSHRC in August
April 1, 2014


Canada’s Top Research Storytellers Announced in Unique SSHRC Communications Challenge
April 1, 2014


Spotlight on Research: Knowledge Synthesis Grants
March 27, 2014


Carleton University Panel: Contemplating the Contributions of Social Scientists
March 27, 2014


SSHRC Partners With National Festival of Ideas
March 19, 2014


Imagining Canada’s Future: Universities to host regional events
March 18, 2014


Critical Panel Discussion with SSHRC president at Carleton University
March 7, 2014


Alberta Government Establishes $1 Billion Social Innovation Endowment Fund
March 5, 2014


Launch of the Trans-Atlantic Platform in Social Sciences and Humanities Research to Strengthen International Research Collaboration
March 5, 2014


Neil Cooke appointed member to SSHRC
February 25, 2014


Nominations Now Open for SSHRC’s Prestigious 2014 Impact Awards
February 10, 2014


SSHRC‑funded research highlights labour market participation of people with disabilities
February 4, 2014


New Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy to help disabled in job market
February 4, 2014


SSHRC to Present Six Future Challenge Areas at The University of British Columbia
January 30, 2014


Update (speaker added): SSHRC to Present Six Future Challenge Areas at Université de Moncton
January 28, 2014


IDG deadline extension
January 28, 2014


SSHRC to Present Six Future Challenge Areas at Université de Moncton
January 27, 2014


Honesty beats dishonesty for making you feel good
January 27, 2014


Learn more about CODE, the first nationwide Open Data hackathon in Canada ($25,000 prize!)
January 23, 2014


Congratulations to the SSHRC‑funded winners of the 2013 Digging into Data Challenge
January 17, 2014


Transatlantic Digging into Data Challenge 2013 winners announced
January 15, 2014


PhD student explores cultural power of Canadian humour
January 13, 2014


Submit your pitch! Storytellers contest closes January 15
January 13, 2014


McMaster lab cracks genetic code of cholera bacteria behind 1800s outbreak
January 10, 2014


Government Seeks the Public's Input on Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy Renewal
January 8, 2014


Ten Things I Learned at SSHRC
December 19, 2013


Apply now: Aid to Scholarly Journals funding opportunity
December 16, 2013


Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships: Changes to 2014-2015 competition timelines
December 12, 2013


Council member Joanne Keselman among Canada’s most powerful and influential women
December 5, 2013


In pursuit of decoding the mystery of Neanderthals
December 4, 2013


See Parliament from the inside… as a Parliamentary Intern
November 27, 2013


Two executive positions opening at SSHRC
November 4, 2013


Second annual Storytellers challenge: Submit your pitch!
November 1, 2013


University of Regina to host Imagining Canada’s Future session November 7
October 31, 2013


The Royal Society of Canada Announces 2013 Alice Wilson Award Winners
October 29, 2013


Governor General’s address at World Social Science Forum 2013
October 29, 2013


Pavlos Kanaroglou receives federal funding from Automotive Partnership Canada
October 25, 2013


SSHRC to Present Six Future Challenge Areas at CIGI Nov. 6
October 23, 2013


Fraser Taylor Awarded Carl Mannerfelt Gold Medal
October 22, 2013


Capitalizing on Big Data: Agencies launch consultation on digital scholarship
October 16, 2013


Consultation on draft Tri-Agency Open Access Policy now open
October 15, 2013


SSHRC-funded research highlights Canadian Nobel laureate
October 11, 2013


SSHRC to Present Six Future Challenge Areas at the Université du Québec à Montréal
October 8, 2013


Upcoming consultation on draft Tri-Agency Open Access Policy
October 1, 2013


Imagining Canada’s Future: live webcast at 2 p.m. today
September 26, 2013


Webinars on Partnership Funding Opportunities and Connection Grants
September 24, 2013


Government of Canada invests in the innovative leaders of tomorrow
September 23, 2013


SSHRC to Present Six Future Challenge Areas
September 23, 2013


Video walkthrough: Doctoral Awards
September 12, 2013


SSHRC Connects with Darrell Bricker—CEO, Ipsos Public Affairs
September 4, 2013


Video walkthrough: Postdoctoral Fellowships
September 3, 2013


Impact Awards: SSHRC reveals shortlist
August 30, 2013


Register now for Digging into Data Challenge conference
August 29, 2013


Update on SSHRC’s Research Portal and Canadian Common CV
July 10, 2013


SSHRC announces changes to Postdoctoral Fellowships
July 4, 2013


Nancy Gallini Appointed Member to SSHRC
June 20, 2013


Jean-Marie Dufour Appointed Member to SSHRC
June 20, 2013


Chad Gaffield Appointed to the Board of Directors of the Canada Foundation for Innovation
June 20, 2013


SSHRC launches updated website
June 12, 2013


New initiative to advance art for social change
June 5, 2013


Final Five SSHRC Storytellers selected
June 3, 2013


Telling stories out of school
June 3, 2013


Ojibway writer and sustainable community researcher win Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes
May 28, 2013


Blog: Storytellers @ Congress
May 24, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: University of Victoria
May 21, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: May 14
May 14, 2013


SSHRC News
May 13, 2013


CIFAR: Global call for ideas
May 7, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: May 7
May 7, 2013


Ditch the resume and pick up a badge, they're not just for Boy Scouts
May 1, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: April 30
April 30, 2013


Research report shows how sustainable food systems strengthen the health of local communities
April 29, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: Finalists from Ryerson and U of T
April 23, 2013


SSHRC Storyteller on CBC Radio: Dylan Gordon discusses climate, the economy and wild food
April 17, 2013


Humanities summit to attract leaders from Western Canada
April 17, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: Finalists from Carleton & Ryerson Universities
April 16, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: April 9
April 9, 2013


2015 Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program competition
April 5, 2013


The 2013 Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide is now available
April 3, 2013


Storyteller Tuesday: April 2
April 2, 2013


The Storytellers: The Results Are In
March 25, 2013


Knowledge Synthesis Grants on Skills Development
March 18, 2013


Are you a SSHRC Storyteller?
March 14, 2013


Two New Members Appointed to SSHRC
February 22, 2013


[UPDATE] New applications to Connection Grants funding temporarily on hold
February 21, 2013


Submit your Storytellers entry before March 1
February 19, 2013


Launch of student challenge Research for a Better Life: The Storytellers
January 31, 2013


Governor General to Present Vanier Medal
January 29, 2013


Experts for Horizon 2020 Advisory Groups: Call for expressions of interest
January 29, 2013


Tri-Agency Harmonization of the Canada Graduate Scholarships
January 28, 2013


What successful students study: youth, cities and the environment
January 23, 2013


Business-Led Networks of Centres of Excellence (BL-NCE) competition: first deadline February 15
January 18, 2013


Konrad Adenauer Research Award: nominations open until January 31
January 11, 2013


Video: Ted Hewitt addresses digital media development at Brazil-Canada 3.0 Conference
January 8, 2013


Video walkthrough: Insight Development Grants
December 21, 2012


Opinion: Financial literacy is not enough (PDF document, 147 KB)
November 29, 2012


“Capturing the Impacts” discussion paper: from innovative metrics to success stories
November 27, 2012


Tri-Agency Harmonization of the Canada Graduate Scholarships Program
November 27, 2012


Whither research “priority areas”?
November 14, 2012


SSHRC streamlines submission process beginning with Insight Development Grants
November 5, 2012


Graduate Student Professional Development: A Survey with Recommendations
October 26, 2012


Panel on Responsible Conduct of Research to host webinar on Tri-Agency Framework
October 22, 2012


Looking for numbers? Competition statistics are now available
October 18, 2012


World Social Science Forum calls for panels and papers
October 9, 2012


The Insight to Innovate: 2011-12 SSHRC annual report
October 5, 2012


Webinars on partnership funding opportunities and Connection Grants
October 3, 2012


State of Science and Technology Report 2012 cites social sciences and humanities in top Canadian research fields
September 28, 2012


Live, online Q-and-A forum on master’s, doctoral and postdoctoral applications—September 21
September 14, 2012


Now available: video tutorial on postdoctoral application resources
September 10, 2012


Ted Hewitt joins SSHRC as new executive vice-president
August 14, 2012


Insight Grants application form now available: submit your Notice of Intent by August 15 to be eligible to apply!
July 24, 2012


SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships October 2012 competition now open
July 20, 2012


Update on the renewal of SSHRC’s Talent program
July 10, 2012


International Social Science Council announces call for contributions to 2013 World Social Science Report
June 19, 2012


SSHRC welcomes applications involving research-creation
June 18, 2012


Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prize winners bring new insights to Canadian opera and Aboriginal languages
May 31, 2012


SSHRC News
May 7, 2012


Notice of Intent to apply for a SSHRC Insight Grant
April 4, 2012


Connection Grants application form now available
March 30, 2012


Government of Canada’s new Knowledge Synthesis Grants will identify best practices in innovation policy
March 19, 2012


Report highlights opportunities for research collaboration on transnational security issues
March 7, 2012


SSHRC wins public sector leadership award
February 17, 2012


Jeremy de Beer on intellectual property and innovation at Big Thinking lecture series
February 14, 2012


Funding available to SSHRC applicants through the Kanishka Project
January 25, 2012


Minister of Public Safety announces first call for proposals for the Kanishka Project
January 25, 2012


SSHRC invites feedback on its draft policy statement on Section 41 of the Official Languages Act
January 19, 2012