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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


Panel on Research Ethics launches revised 2nd edition of the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans
December 23, 2014


National forum focuses on Canada’s future
December 5, 2014


Digital Adoption Compass launched
December 2, 2014


SSHRC Storytellers: Now Live!
December 2, 2014


Call for applications: Parliamentary Internship Programme 2015-16
December 1, 2014


NCE launches 2016 competition for establishment of new centres of excellence
December 1, 2014


How do we make moral judgements? IRCM ethics experts open the black box of moral intuitions
November 27, 2014


SSHRC-funded: Heritage in 4D (in French only)
November 24, 2014


Latest updates to the Insight Development Grants application (Research Portal) and the Canadian Common CV
November 20, 2014


Louisiana architecture students building, learning in Cheticamp, Nova Scotia
November 19, 2014


Missed the SSHRC Impact Awards ceremony? View the entire event on our YouTube channel!
November 10, 2014


Interview with SSHRC Storyteller Michael Muthukrishna of The University of British Columbia
October 7, 2014


Webinars on partnership funding opportunities at SSHRC
October 2, 2014


IDRC and SSHRC partner to build safer, more prosperous societies
October 1, 2014


Interview with SSHRC Storyteller Marylynn Steckley of Western University
September 30, 2014


Interview with SSHRC Storyteller James O’Callaghan of McGill University
September 23, 2014


Interview with SSHRC Storyteller Robin MacEwen of Carleton University
September 16, 2014


SSHRC reveals shortlists for 2014 Impact Awards
September 3, 2014


Farewell message from outgoing SSHRC president Chad Gaffield
August 28, 2014


Government of Canada invests in world's most promising young researchers
August 14, 2014


Notice of Vacancy: President, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
July 31, 2014


Canada Graduate Scholarships to honour Nelson Mandela
July 31, 2014


Submit your Insight Grants Notice of Intent by August 15 to be eligible to apply!
June 23, 2014


SSHRC Guidelines for Effective Research Training Now Available
June 18, 2014


Open Access consultation results now available
June 17, 2014


SSHRC-funded Carleton researcher Fraser Taylor releases interactive online Arctic atlas
June 13, 2014


Final Five SSHRC Storytellers selected
May 26, 2014


SSHRC News
May 23, 2014


Métis fiddler and philosophy professor win Molson Prizes
May 21, 2014


Video: Tribute to the Top 25 SSHRC Storytellers 2014
May 15, 2014


2014-2015 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships competition launched
May 14, 2014


OCE and SSHRC support seven social entrepreneurs with fellowships
May 9, 2014


Catch the last (but not least!) of our Top 25 Storyteller bios
May 6, 2014


Five more Top 25 finalists enter the spotlight for this week‘s Storyteller Tuesday
April 29, 2014


Webcast: Big Ideas for Sustainable Prosperity
April 28, 2014


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


Passing of council member Priscilla Renouf
April 7, 2014


Industry Canada unveils Digital Canada 150
April 4, 2014


SSHRC announces appointment of associate 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


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