Current Funding & Awards Opportunities

The Office of the Vice-Principal, Research is pleased to offer a summary of funding and award opportunities for the University of Toronto Mississauga community. Each month, new items will be mailed directly to UTM faculty members. Please refer to this page for a list of all current open opportunities and select the opportunity name to view details. 

→ Contact Stefanie Bernaudo, Strategic Research Development Officer with questions.

 

Opportunities by Discipline

Upcoming Deadlines

MULTIPLE DISCIPLINES

Grants


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


CONTINUOUS INTAKE

 

 

 

Mitacs

Rolling

Final Application

Mitacs

Rolling

Final Application

MARCH

 

 

 

SSHRC

March 6, 2024

MRA

Amazon Research Awards

March 6, 2024

Final Application

Connaught Fund

March 15, 2024

LOI

APRIL

 

 

 

NHP

April 1, 2024, 5 pm

Final Application

MAY

 

 

 

Connaught Fund

May 1, 2024

MRA

JUNE

 

 

 

NRC, Killam Trusts

June 13, 2024

MRA

 

Awards


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


MARCH

 

 

 

RSC

March 15, 2024, 8 pm

Final Application

APRIL

 

 

 

 

HEALTH SCIENCES

Grants


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


MARCH

 

 

 

CIHR

March 6, 2024

Final Application

J.P. Bickell Foundation

March 25, 2024

MRA

Awards


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


MARCH

 

 

 

NHP

March 4, 2024

Final Application

CAHS

March 6, 2024

Final Application

TRANSFORM HF

March 18, 2024, 5 PM

Final Application

APRIL

 

 

 

MAY

 

 

 

 

NATURAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

Grants


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


CONTINUOUS INTAKE

 

 

 

DIGITAL

Continuous intake

Final Application

MARCH

 

 

 

UofT, Acceleration Consortium

March 15, 2024

Final Application

JUNE

 

 

 

Awards


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


APRIL

 

 

 

 

SOCIAL SCIENCE, ARTS & HUMANITIES

Grants


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


 

 

 

 

 

Awards


OPPORTUNITY

AGENCY

DEADLINE

APPLICATION STAGE


 

 

 

 

 

RESEARCH PARTNERSHIPS

Social Science, Art & Humanities


OPPORTUNITY

COMPANY

DESIRED DISCIPLINES

DEADLINE


GeniusHealth

Psychology, Social Sciences & Humanities

Open until filled

GeniusHealth

Psychology, Social Sciences & Humanities

Open until filled

X2O Media

Cultural studies, Social Sciences & Humanities, Education, Psychology

Open until filled

Physical Science


OPPORTUNITY

COMPANY

DESIRED DISCIPLINES

DEADLINE


private

Biology, Chemistry, Food Science

February 29, 2024

Computer Science


OPPORTUNITY

COMPANY

DESIRED DISCIPLINES

DEADLINE


Sekond Skin Inc

Computer science, Mathematical Sciences

Open until filled

Earth Science


OPPORTUNITY

COMPANY

DESIRED DISCIPLINES

DEADLINE


Swim Drink Fish

Environmental sciences, Natural Sciences

Open until filled

Life Science


OPPORTUNITY

COMPANY

DESIRED DISCIPLINES

DEADLINE


BeSource Inc.

Biochemistry / Molecular biology, Life Sciences, Biology

Open until filled

 

OpportunityAgencyDeadlineApplication Stage
Connaught New Researcher ApplicationUofTDecember 1, 2023Final Application
NRC Luise and Gerhard Herzberg Postdoctoral FellowshipNRCDecember 1, 2023Final Application
CIHR Strategic Master’s AwardCIHRDecember 5, 2023MRA
SSHRC and PHAC Partnership Engage GrantsSSHRC, PHACDecember 7, 2023, 12 pmMRA
Knowledge Synthesis GrantsSSHRCDecember 7, 2023, 8 pmMRA
Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and TechnologyCSADecember 8, 2023, 12 pmMRA
UofT McLaughlin Centre Accelerator Grants in Genomic MedicineUofTDecember 8, 2023LOI
SSHRC and PHAC Partnership Engage GrantsSSHRC, PHACDecember 13, 2023, 9 amFinal Application
Cancer Research Society 2024 Operating GrantsCRSDecember 13, 2023LOI
Synergy Awards for InnovationNSERCDecember 14, 2023Final Application
RSC FellowshipRSCDecember 15, 2023Final Application
RSC CollegeRSCDecember 15, 2023Final Application
Transform HF - Seed Grant Funding CompetitionTransform HFDecember 18, 2023, 5 pmFinal Application
Imperial Research GrantImperialDecember 20, 2023MRA

Summer 2024 Research Projects on Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes

NHPDecember 20, 2023Final Application

New Frontiers in Research Fund – 2022 Horizon Global Platform Competition

NFRF

Within one week of the Horizon Europe deadline for their call

Registration

Horizon Europe Global Platform Competition - Pillar II Funding

NFRFDecember 31, 2023Final Application

 

OpportunityCompanyDesired DisciplinesDeadline
The challenge of repairing polymers in recyclingBASFChemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials ScienceDecember 31, 2023
Novel approaches to increase Morbillivirus yield from eukaryotic cells culturePrivateCell & Molecular Biology, Virology, Biotechnology, BiopharmaceuticsDecember 31, 2023
Screening system to identify 5 alpha reductase inhibitorsUnileverAnalytical Chemistry, Biopharmaceutics, Biophysics, Computational Biology, Structural BiologyDecember 31, 2023
Elimination of free nucleic acid from samples used in molecular testsNeogen CorporationBiology, Food Science, ChemistryDecember 31, 2023

OpportunityAgencyDeadlineApplication Stage
NSERC - Idea to Innovation (I2I) GrantNSERCJanuary 3, 2024LOI
Ontario Agri-food Research InitiativeGovernment of Canada & Ontario under Sustainable CAPJanuary 4, 2024MRA
OVPI Matching Funds Opportunities for SSHRC Connection GrantsUofTJanuary 4, 2024Final Application
Inlight Student Mental Health Research – Research Development Grant ProgramUofT Inlight Student Mental Health ResearchJanuary 5, 2024, 5 pmLOI
Data Science Institute - Postdoctoral Fellowship (Applicant)UofT DSIJanuary 12, 2024Final Application
Data Sciences Institute – Doctoral Student FellowshipUofTJanuary 12, 2024Final Application
McLean AwardUofTJanuary 15, 2024Final Application
SSHRC Connection GrantsSSHRCJanuary 18, 2024MRA
SSHRC Insight Development GrantSSHRCJanuary 19, 2024MRA
Inlight Student Mental Health Research – Research Development Grant ProgramUofT Inlight Student Mental Health ResearchJanuary 19, 2024, 5 pmFinal Application
Data Science Institute - Postdoctoral Fellowship (Supervisor)UofT DSIJanuary 19, 2024Final Application
Lead Detect Prize to enhance testing for lead in childrenNASA Tournament Lab, CDCJanuary 22, 2024, 5 pmFinal Application
2024-25 MTO HIIFP Call for ProposalsMTO HIIFP January 24, 2024MRA
Data Science Institute 2024 Summer undergraduate Data Sciences (SUDS) ProgramUofT DSIJanuary 25, 2024Final Application
Seed Funding for Methodologists GrantUofT DSIJanuary 26, 2024Final Application
CNRS & UofT Joint Proposals for PhD Fellowship CNRS, UofTJanuary 29, 2024, 6 pmFinal Application
2024-25 MTO HIIFP Call for ProposalsMTO HIIFP January 31, 2024, 5 pmFinal Application
Emerging and Pandemic Infections Consortium- Future Leaders PrizeEPICJanuary 31, 2024Final Application
Enhanced Road Safety Transfer Payment Program Call for ProposalsTransport CanadaFebruary 1, 2024, 9 amMRA
Call for Uoft - Melbourne Research Training GroupUniversity of Melbourne & UofTFebruary 2, 2024Final Application
SRI - 2024 Faculty and Graduate FellowshipUoft SRIFebruary 4, 2024Final Application
Lab to Market grantsNSERC, SSHRC, CIHRFebruary 5, 2024MRA
Spring 2024 CIHR Project Grant CompetitionCIHRFebruary 7, 2024Registration
Great Lakes Freshwater Ecosystem Initiative Call for ProposalsEnvironment and Climate Change CanadaFebruary 8, 2024, 9 amMRA
Mitacs Accelerate Entrepreneur ProgramMitacsFebruary 9, 2024Final Application
Call for Applications: CIHR's Health System Impact FellowshipCIHRFebruary 15, 2024MRA
NSERC Alliance Advantage - Early Career Researcher VouchersNSERCFebruary 15, 2024MRA
BioCanRx Indigenous Student Summer Internship ProgramOICRFebruary 16, 2024Final Application
Network for Healthy Populations Graduate AwardNHPFebruary 16, 2024Final Application

UofT Call for Proposals on Human Migration or Climate Change and Sustainability

UofTFebruary 18, 2024NOI
Schrödinger - Call for Collaborative Research ProposalsSchrödinger’s therapeutics groupFebruary 18, 2024LOI
Call for Applications: CIHR's Health System Impact FellowshipCIHRFebruary 22, 2024Final Application
Spring 2024 CIHR Project Grant CompetitionCIHRFebruary 28, 2024MRA
Moderna Fellowship Program 2024ModernaFebruary 29, 2024MRA
SDG - Catalyst and Synthesis GrantsUofT SDGMarch 1, 2024Final Application
Emerging and Pandemic Infections Consortium – Inspire Summer StudentshipsEPICMarch 1, 2024Final Application
J. P. Bickell Foundation Medical Research GrantJ.P. Bickell FoundationMarch 1, 2024NOI
Emerging and Pandemic Infections Consortium – Vaccine Education ContestEPICMarch 1, 2024Final Application

OpportunityCompanyDesired DisciplinesDeadline
Free in vivo testing: Unleash your molecule's potential as a crop protectorBASFChemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biotechnology, Computational Chemistry, Pharmaceutical ChemistryJanuary 17, 2024
High-barrier thermoforming polymer films for fiber-based food packagingone∙fiveChemistry, Materials Science, EngineeringJanuary 31, 2024
Natural polymer coating with high heat seal strength for paper packagingone∙fiveChemistry, Materials Science, EngineeringJanuary 31, 2024
Optimizing chocolate tempering process to save time and energyone∙fiveChemistry, Food Science & Nutrition, Materials Science, EngineeringJanuary 31, 2024
Ultra-high oxygen barrier coating for paper packagingone∙fiveMaterials Science, Chemistry, Biotechnology, EngineeringJanuary 31, 2024
Novel ingredient to protect human skin from ultraviolet radiationprivateChemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Materials ScienceJanuary 31, 2024
Peer-to-peer knowledge exchange for inclusive and gender-responsive local governance - OprivateGender and sexuality studies, Social Sciences & Humanities, Journalism / Media studies and communication, Political scienceOpen until filled
Reducing nausea in multivitamin tabletsprivateChemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Food ScienceFebruary 29, 2024
Encapsulation technologies for probiotics in low pH beveragesKraft HeinzChemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biology, Food Science, Material ScienceFebruary 29, 2024
Improving sample preparation for pathogen testing molecular assaysprivateBiology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Material ScienceFebruary 29, 2024
Natural food preservation ingredients against molds and yeastsKraft HeinzAgriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Food ScienceFebruary 29, 2024
Improving sample preparation for pathogen testing molecular assaysprivateChemistry, Materials Science, BiologyFebruary 29, 2024
Mycotoxin detection in grain extracts Neogen CorporationBiology, Chemistry, Food ScienceFebruary 29, 2024
Corn sample for food safety tests (liquid matrix) privateBiology, Chemistry, Food ScienceFebruary 29, 2024