Government Funding Agencies

Supporting transformative research is part of the plans of both the government of Canada and the government of Quebec to ensure Canada remains competitive in a global research landscape. There are many government-supported funding opportunities for college researchers.

Natural Sciences & Technology

Fonds de recherche du Québec – nature et technologie (FRQNT)

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC)

PART – volet innovation technologique

Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI)

Health Research

Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQ-S)

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

Social Sciences & Humanities

Social sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Fonds de recherche du Québec – societe et culture (FRQSC)

Programme d’aide à la recherche et au transfert (PART) – volet innovation sociale

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Programme d’aide à la recherche sur l’enseignement et l’apprentissage (PAREA)

Entente Canada-Québec

Other Government Grants


International Development

International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Last Modified: August 16, 2022