Upcoming Deadlines

The following deadlines are for upcoming competitions, so may differ from those listed in currently posted funding opportunity descriptions. Before applying for SSHRC funding, consult the specific funding opportunity description to confirm the correct deadline, as well as all application criteria and regulations, policies and information related to the competition.

See the integrated calendar of agency and interagency funding opportunities for opportunities offered by all three federal research funding agencies and the Canada Foundation for Innovation, including agency-specific and jointly administered programs.

If a deadline falls on a weekend or a public holiday observed in Ontario, where SSHRC’s offices are located, the online application system will stay open until 8 p.m. (eastern) the next business day.

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The upcoming application deadlines for the 2024-25 Connection Grants and Partnership Engage Grants have been moved forward. This is a one-time change. Please consult the Connection Grants and Partnership Engage Grants pages for more information.

Upcoming deadline Funding opportunity
2024-06-10Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements
2024-06-20Connection Grants
2024-09-12SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships
2024-09-15Partnership Engage Grants
2024-09-17Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships
2024-10-01Insight Grants
2024-10-10Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements
2024-10-17

SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships and Canada Graduate Scholarships—Doctoral program

Deadline applies solely to applicants eligible to submit directly to SSHRC.

2024-10-29Partnership Grants—Stage 2
2024-11-01Connection Grants
2024-11-03Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
2024-11-15Partnership Development Grants
2024-12-01Canada Graduate Scholarships—Master's Program
2024-12-01SSHRC Institutional Grants
2024-12-12Knowledge Synthesis Grants: Envisioning Governance Systems that Work
2024-12-15Partnership Engage Grants
2025-02-01Connection Grants
2025-02-02Insight Development Grants
2025-02-10Partnership Grants—Stage 1
2025-03-15Partnership Engage Grants
2025-04-01SSHRC Impact Awards

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