Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council (NSERC) is a federal agency that promotes and supports university-based research and training in the natural sciences and engineering. 

NSERC sponsors the NSERC Discovery Grant program, one of the most common types of scientific research grant in Canada.

The following NSERC funding opportunities are recurring or currently have an open funding call. They are categorized according to program type. Click below to find out more:



Research Tools and Instruments and Infrastructure