Internal Funding Opportunities

To encourage the development of research, the university offers a number of research support programs.  A creative works support program is also offered to enhance the overall quality of artistic production at the University.  These programs are administered on behalf of the university by the Office of Research Services, 540 Machray Hall, Fort Garry Campus. 

Grants and Awards

Dr. John M. Bowman Winnipeg Memorial Rh Institute Foundation Award
Conference Sponsorship Program and Student Travel Support to Competitions 
The Terry G. Falconer Memorial Rh Institute Foundation Emerging Researcher Awards
Dr. Paul H.T. Thorlakson Foundation Fund
Innovation Plaza
International Conference Travel Grants Program (UM/SSHRC TGP) 
Leave Research Grant
Research Grants Program (UM/SSHRC RGP) 
Samuel Weiner Distinguished Visitor Award
Self-funded Research Grant Program 
Small Research Equipment Funding Program (SREF)
University Collaborative Research Program (UCRP)
University Creative Works Grants Program
University Indigenous Research Program (UIRP) 
University International Programs & Projects Seed Fund (UIPPSF)
University Research Grants Program (URGP) 


Dr. John M. Bowman Winnipeg Memorial Rh Institute
Foundation Award

Call for Nominations | General Guidelines

Nominations Close: May 31, 2017

Send completed application to Gail Cornock 
gail.cornock@umanitoba.ca


Conference Sponsorship Program
and Student Travel Support to Competitions
    

Call for ApplicationsFaculty Application Student Application 

Current Call Closes: October 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm 

*** CSP and Student Travel Support Guidelines

Send completed form to:
Lindsey.Troschuk@umanitoba.ca
204-474-7952


The Terry G. Falconer Memorial Rh Institute Foundation Emerging Researcher Awards

Call for Nominations | Rh Junior Nomination Check List

Nominations Close: November 30, 2017

Send completed application to Ms. Gail Cornock
gail.cornock@umanitoba.ca


Dr. Paul H.T. Thorlakson Foundation Fund

Deadline: There will be no competition for 2017

Provides support for basic or applied research in the health sciences.

Memo | Guidelines

Application Part A | Application Part B | Application Part C/D | Application Part E

Save form to hard drive prior to completion.

*Please submit a signed copy of Part A along with Part B and E as pdf files. Parts C and D can be submitted either as PDF or Word files.

**Applications must be submitted electronically by email Paper copies of applications will no longer be accepted. **

Lindsey Troschuk
Office of the Vice-President (Research)
(204) 789-3493


Innovation Plaza

Call for Nominations | Nomination Process

Nominations Close: February 1

Send nomination package to:

Dr. Digvir Jayas
Vice-President (Research and International)
Room 207 Admin Building
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2  Canada


International Conference Travel Grants Program (UM/SSHRC TGP)

Deadlines: October 15 | March 1

Provides support for researchers to participate in international conferences of major scholarly significance. Open to researchers in SSHRC-supported disciplines.

Guidelines | Application | Assessment Form

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


Leave Research Grant

Deadline: Two months prior to leave date

Designates part of an applicant's salary as a grant-in-aid of research to be conducted while on research/study leave.

Canada Revenue Agency Information Bulletin IT75R4

Guidelines/Application

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


Research Grants Program (UM/SSHRC RGP)

Deadlines: October 15 | March 1

Provides support for small-scale research projects in the social sciences and humanities. Open to researchers in SSHRC-supported disciplines.

Guidelines | Application | Assessment Form

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


Samuel Weiner Distinguished Visitor Award

Deadline: May 1

Brings distinguished scholars who are making outstanding contributions within their field(s) of research to the university for visits of up to one month.

Call for Nominations | Guidelines

Lindsey Troschuk
Office of the Vice-President (Research)
(204) 789-3493  


Self-funded Research Grant Program

Deadlines: Sept. 30 | January 31 | May 31

Designates part of an applicant's salary as a grant-in-aid of research to be conducted while NOT on leave from the university.

Canada Revenue Agency Information Bulletin IT75R4

Guidelines/Application

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


Small Research Equipment Funding Program (SREF)

Deadline: Monday, July 31, 2017

The Office of the Vice-President (Research and International) will provide a maximum of $25,000 to researchers who have specific, lower-cost equipment needs required to support their research programs.

Application

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


University Collaborative Research Program (UCRP)

Deadline: October 15

Supports new collaborative interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research projects.

Guidelines | Application | Additional Investigators Form | UCRP Assessment Form

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


University Creative Works Grants Program

Deadline: May 1

Provides support for high quality creative works. Open to faculty in artistic disciplines.

Guidelines | Application

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


University Indigenous Research Program (UIRP)

Deadline: October 15

Intended to foster the inclusion of Indigenous perspectives in research and/or to seed community-based research in partnership with First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities

Guidelines | ApplicationAdditional Investigators FormUIRP Assessment Form

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437


University International Programs & Projects Seed Fund (UIPPSF)

Deadline: November 17, 2017 and March 2, 2017

Call for Applications | Guidelines | Application 

The purpose of the University International Program & Project Seed Fund (UIPPSF) is to support faculty members in the development of new international initiatives that contribute towards the University’s International Strategy objectives for academic and research enhancement.

Anita Bhinder
International Centre
541 UMSU University Centre
(204) 474-8501


University Research Grants Program (URGP)

Deadlines: October 15 (new staff) | March 1 (established staff)

This program stimulates and supports the growth of research at the university. New faculty are particularly encouraged to apply.

Guidelines | Application | Assessment Form

Jenna Silva
Research Grants Officer (Institutional Programs)
(204) 474-7437  

 

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