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New trans-Atlantic social innovation research to address environment, health, youth and Indigenous topics

December 20, 2019

Federal granting agencies introduce new financial guide

December 18, 2019

Message from the Tri-Agency Presidents: Response to the CCV open letter

December 17, 2019

Newly funded Knowledge Synthesis Grants close the gap between environmental impact research and public policy

December 11, 2019

The New Frontiers in Research Fund 2020 Transformation competition is now open

December 5, 2019

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 SSHRC Impact Awards

December 5, 2019

Update on Eligibility Requirements of Paid Parental Leave for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows Who Receive Granting Agency Funding

November 21, 2019

The 2020 Storytellers contest is now open!

November 13, 2019

SSHRC is a proud signatory of the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment

November 13, 2019

Important reminder regarding the availability of the SSHRC Doctoral Awards application form

October 25, 2019

Now open: Knowledge Synthesis Grants—Living Within the Earth’s Carrying Capacity

October 23, 2019

Planned maintenance scheduled for SSHRC’s online application system

October 22, 2019

Outage restored

October 16, 2019

Deadline dates extended for some SSHRC competitions

October 16, 2019

John Borrows receives 2019 Molson Prize for his Indigenous law research

October 7, 2019

Launch : Healthy Cities Research Training Platform

August 20, 2019

The 2019 Digital Citizen Research joint initiative is now live

August 8, 2019

Four SSHRC-funded researchers appointed to Order of Canada

August 2, 2019

Are you pursuing a doctoral degree? The Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Program (CGS D) competition is now open.

July 29, 2019

SSHRC-funded researchers win Governor General’s Innovation Awards

July 22, 2019

SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships 2019 competition is now live. Access the application form and instructions online.

July 22, 2019

The New Frontiers in Research Fund 2019 Exploration competition is now open

July 3, 2019

Canada’s research funding agencies raise the bar for a more diverse and inclusive research community

June 27, 2019

Now open: Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative

June 21, 2019

Changes to tri-agency policies regarding paid parental leave for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows

June 21, 2019

Upcoming funding opportunity—Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative

June 10, 2019

Congratulations to the winners of the Storytellers contest

June 3, 2019

SSHRC is now on Instagram

May 31, 2019

Where to find SSHRC at Congress 2019

May 29, 2019

SSHRC and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency launch new Knowledge Synthesis Grants competition

May 23, 2019

Take part in an unconventional convention this June

May 17, 2019

See you at Acfas!

May 16, 2019

Government of Canada makes bold moves to increase equity, diversity and inclusion in research

May 9, 2019

SSHRC announces the 25 finalists for its annual research communication challenge

April 11, 2019

Canadian Science Policy Conference 2019 - Call for panel proposals

April 4, 2019

Facebook scam alert

March 22, 2019

Open Research Area (ORA) for the Social Sciences: A new call in 2019

March 5, 2019

Canadian and UK agencies join forces to establish future research and innovation partnerships

February 12, 2019

Global Affairs Canada launches International Policy Ideas Challenge for 2019

February 12, 2019

Take part in the Canadian Research and Development Classification 2019 consultation

February 12, 2019

Government of Canada ensures Canada’s research community is as diverse as our country

February 11, 2019

SSHRC-funded researchers appointed to Order of Canada

January 25, 2019

Upcoming webinars on the New Frontiers in Research Fund – Exploration

January 18, 2019

The Conversation Canada is now available in French

January 17, 2019

Now Available: Application instructions for New Frontiers in Research Fund—Exploration inaugural competition

January 11, 2019

Promoting a healthy, productive, and inclusive workforce

December 21, 2018

Instructions for Canadian researchers applying to Horizon 2020 Migration Call

December 21, 2018

Upcoming webinars on the New Frontiers in Research Fund - Exploration

December 14, 2018

Webinars on the Trans-Atlantic Platform - Social Innovation call

November 19, 2018

Major new investment in diverse research talent ushers in a new era for discovery in Canada

November 15, 2018

Read a summary report on proposed measures to strengthen science in Canada

November 5, 2018

Webinars on Connection Grants at SSHRC

October 31, 2018

Trans-Atlantic Platform launches Social Innovation Call for Proposals

October 31, 2018

Webinar on CMHC-SSHRC Joint Initiative: Collaborative Housing Research Network

September 26, 2018

SSHRC has extended the application deadline for its current SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships funding opportunity to 8 p.m. (eastern) on September 25, 2018

September 24, 2018

Webinars on Partnership Development Grants at SSHRC

September 21, 2018

Consultation on the Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy extended to September 30, 2018

September 19, 2018

From the president’s desk: Re/innovating innovation

September 12, 2018

Let’s celebrate SSHRC Day on October 3

September 7, 2018

Webinar on Partnership Engage Grants (Rescheduled)

September 6, 2018

Webinar on Insight Grants

September 5, 2018

SSHRC reveals shortlists for 2018 Impact Awards

September 4, 2018

Webinar on Partnership Engage Grants

August 24, 2018

Global Affairs Canada announces finalists in 2018 International Policy Ideas Challenge

August 17, 2018

Webinar on Aid to Scholarly Journals

August 15, 2018

Webinar on Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants (August 9, 2018)

August 7, 2018

Canada Research Coordinating Committee launches consultation

July 27, 2018

Webinar on Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants

July 27, 2018

New $13.9 million CMHC-SSHRC joint initiative opens competition for first phase of its housing research grants

July 24, 2018

SSHRC president receives prestigious Brazilian Order of Rio Branco

July 23, 2018

Pre-announcement: CMHC-SSHRC joint initiative to build Collaborative Housing Research Network

July 10, 2018

Launch of new tri-agency Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants

June 21, 2018

Canada launches new funding opportunity to support Canadian-African research teams studying Ebola

June 20, 2018

Meet the winners of the 2018 Molson Prize

June 14, 2018

An open letter to the research community about collecting self-identification data

June 12, 2018

Self-Identification Data Collection in Support of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

June 12, 2018

Send us your feedback on the Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy

June 5, 2018

CIHR, IDRC, SSHRC to support rapid research response to 2018 Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

May 30, 2018

Follow Congress 2018's SSHRC ambassadors

May 30, 2018

SSHRC president congratulates winners of national Storytellers contest communicating research with impact

May 28, 2018

Changes to the Aid to Scholarly Journals Funding Opportunity

May 25, 2018

Horizon 2020 Migration Call

May 22, 2018

Storyteller Thursday: meet the finalists (May 17)

May 17, 2018

Storyteller Thursday: meet the finalists (May 10)

May 10, 2018

SSHRC ambassador at Acfas

May 7, 2018

Storyteller Thursday: meet the finalists (May 3)

May 3, 2018

Storyteller Thursday: meet the finalists (April 26)

April 26, 2018

Webinars on Connection Grants at SSHRC

April 25, 2018

Storyteller Thursday: meet the finalists (April 19)

April 19, 2018

SSHRC announces 25 finalists of 2018 Storytellers research communication challenge

April 19, 2018

Launch of Special call for research on artificial intelligence, health and society

April 19, 2018

Reminder: International Policy Ideas Challenge 2018 - You have until May 18 to submit your application

April 3, 2018

This International Women's Day, tell us what feminism means to you!

March 8, 2018

Are you a research communicator? Take home this year’s SSHRC Award of Excellence for your best work

February 7, 2018

SSHRC reaches a Twitter milestone

February 5, 2018

SSHRC-funded researchers appointed to Order of Canada

January 22, 2018

Boogie Oogie Oogie, Viens danser—SSHRC is 40!

January 10, 2018

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