Faculty Research Opportunities
Visit the Office of Research Services for a full listing of current research and funding opportunities, upcoming workshops, and resources.

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posted October 11, 2017

ORS Upcoming Major Funding Opportunities

The ORS Upcoming Major Funding Opportunities search is maintained by the Office of Research Services (ORS). It promotes current and specific funding opportunities identified by ORS (both Canadian and International).

posted October 6, 2017

Fall 2017 - SSHRC News and Opportunities

Courtesy of Karen Schwartz, UM Research Facilitator (Social Sciences & Humanities)

posted August 18, 2017

2018 NSERC Discovery Grants Competition

August 1st (Notification of Intent to Apply)
November 1st (Application)

posted July 28, 2017

SSHRC Insight Grant Competition and Information Sessions

The 2017 SSHRC Insight Grant competition is now open. Application forms and instructions are available on-line.

A reminder that the Research Facilitators will be offering a voluntary panel review for Insight Grants. The deadline for the panel review is Friday, September 8th. Please email a PDF copy of your full application to Karen.schwartz@umanitoba.ca. No FAAF is required to participate.

The ORS deadline for Insight Grants is Friday, September 29th. Please provide a hard copy of your completed application form, together with a signed FAAF, to ORS at 540 Machray Hall by 4:00 pm.

The Research Facilitators are also offering the following information sessions:

What’s New at SSHRC for 2017/18? - August 30th
Key Elements of SSHRC Insight & Insight Development Grants - August 2nd OR September 6th
Key Elements of Partnership Grants - September 20th

All sessions will be held from 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm in Room 409 Tier.

posted July 26, 2017

CIFAR Global Call for Ideas

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) invites the global research community to submit proposals for new programs that address complex, fundamental questions of importance to the world. Ideas must be novel, bold and potentially transformative to warrant the creation of a long-term, multi-disciplinary and collaborative research program. Proposals will be accepted from all areas of research.

• Call for Letters of Intent opens: November 15, 2017
• LOI deadline: End of January 2018
• Announcement of short-listed proposals: March 2018
• Final proposal deadline: October 2018
• Announcement of competition results: Spring 2019

posted July 26, 2017

Conversations Canada

An opportunity to profile your research. A message from Digvir Jayas, Distinguished Professor and Vice-President (Research and International) at the University of Manitoba.

posted July 25, 2017

Canada 150 Research Chairs

New research chairs available to international scholars. Federal government has launched new program. Deadline to apply to U of M is August 4, 2017.

posted July 25, 2017