Call for proposals-2020 Canada-China Initiatives Fund

June 12, 2020

Le Centre de recherche YCAR (York Centre for Asian Research) vous invite de considérer l’appel d’évenements et des projets ci-dessous. L’appel est disponible en anglais seulement.   The York Centre for Asian Research (YCAR) invites applications from York University faculty and graduate students for the 2020 Canada-China Initiatives Fund call for proposals.   Founded in Read More


New Funding from IDRC: COVID-19 Global South Artificial Intelligence and Data Innovation Program

COVID-19 Global South Artificial Intelligence and Data Innovation Program Research consortia and individual organizations may apply, with preference in selection for those based in Low and Middle Income countries. For the purposes of this call, research consortia are defined as multidisciplinary research collaborations and networks made up of multiple organizations. Preference will be given to Read More


CIHR Operating Grant: COVID-19 Mental Health & Substance Use Service Needs and Delivery

**PLEASE NOTE THE SHORT DEADLINE FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY**   Please forward this email to all York University faculty members in your unit.   The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) recently announced an Operating Grant: COVID-19 Mental Health & Substance Use Service Needs and Delivery.  This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s Read More


Fulbright Opportunities for Canadian Scholars in the US for academic year 2021/2022

June 5, 2020

Fulbright Canada recently announced a Call for Applications for its Canadian Scholar Awards 2021-2022 Program. This program strengthens binational collaborative research and promotes thoughtful public debate on topics that reflect the broad range of contemporary issues relevant to Canada, the United States and the relationship between the two countries. A summary is provided below.   Read More


Facebook Economic Impact of Digital Technologies Request for Proposals

April 27, 2020

Facebook recently issued a Request for Proposals for projects that address the economic impact of digital technologies.  A summary is provided below.   Objective To support projects that address the economic consequences and implications of developing digital technologies for small businesses To support broader research efforts on the topic of economic impact of digital technologies Topics Read More


CIHR Operating Grant : COVID-19 May 2020 Rapid Research

CIHR Operating Grant : COVID-19 May 2020 Rapid Research The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) recently announced an Operating Grant funding opportunity: COVID-19 May 2020 Rapid Research.  This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued rapid response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. A summary is provided below.  Read More


Amazon Web Services (AWS)Diagnostic Development Initiative (DDI)

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has issued a call for diagnostic research projects under the Diagnostic Development Initiative (DDI).  A summary is provided below.  Objective To provide support for innovation in rapid and accurate patient testing for 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and other diagnostic solutions to mitigate future outbreaks. To offer technical support and provide AWS Read More


Arthritis Society 2020-2021 competitions- New deadline

April 1, 2020

The Arthritis Society has extended the deadlines for submission of applications to the Strategic Operating Grants and the Stars Career Development Grants competitions. Please see details below. 1)      Strategic Operating Grants (SOG) Objective  To support research proposals aligned with the Society’s new Strategic Plan 2020-2025: Accelerating Impact – Research Strategy which aims to identify research Read More


PI’s and staff re research grants

March 31, 2020

Based on the NSERC and SSHRC announcement below Research Accounting has put some practices in place:   “NSERC and SSHRC recognize that agency-funded research activities may be delayed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Academic institutions can immediately approve extension requests up to 12 months for Agency grants with an end date between February Read More