External Funding Opportunities

For further application details, and to see all current competitions
please consult the ROLA Funding Opportunities page.
More funding opportunities can be found on Pivot
**Reminder: Grant Applications are to be submitted under our legal name:
The University of Western Ontario**
All applications require a ROLA submission
Contact rolahelp@uwo.ca if an opportunity is not yet listed
A copy of the application is required for signature

Social Science Humanities Research Council

(Please click on the links below for more information on each funding program.)

Changes to SSHRC’s Aid to Scholarly Journals Funding Opportunity – Deadline: Sept. 10, 2018

SSHRC Connection Grants – Deadline: Aug. 1, 2019 New!

SSHRC Impact Awards 2019 – Deadline (NOI): Jan. 24, 2019

SSHRC Insight Development Grant 2019 – Deadline: Feb. 1, 2019

SSHRC Insight Grants 2018 – Deadline: Oct. 15, 2018

SSHRC Insight Grant Application Workshop – Sept. 14, 2018

SSHRC Partnership Development Grants – Deadline: Nov. 15, 2018

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants - June – Deadline: Jun. 17, 2019

SSHRC Partnership Grants – Stage 1 – Deadline : Feb. 15, 2019

SSHRC Updates – Jul. 10, 2018

ROLA
ROLA - ROLA Funding Opportunities

Pivot
Pivot provides more external funding opportunities

For more information, please consult Don Wright Faculty of Music Research Officer Karen Kueneman's blog at: http://research-fimulaw.uwo.ca/category/funding-opportunities/.


Ontario Arts Council Grants

The Ontario Arts Council supports artists working in a variety of styles and genres of music. Faculty of Music professors may be eligible to apply for funding.


Western University Internal Funding

(Please click on the links below for more information on each funding program.)

SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant – Informing Best Practices in Environmental and Impact Assessments – Deadline: Jul. 10, 2019

SSHRC Exchange Grants (Western Internal) – Deadline: Jun. 3, 2019

SSHRC Explore Grants (Western Internal) – Deadline: Jun. 3, 2019

Western Strategic Support for Tri-Council Success – Bridge Grant Opportunity – Deadline: May 30, 2019

Western International - International Curriculum Fund – Deadline: Apr. 15, 2019

Western’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program 2019 – Deadline: Feb. 8, 2019

Western Support for SSHRC Success - Seed Competition – Deadline: Nov. 15, 2018

Western Support for SSHRC Success - Open Competition – Deadline: Nov. 15, 2018

Western Innovation Fund – No Deadline


New Opportunities:

(Please click on the links below for more information on each funding program.)

Ontario’s Early Researcher Awards (ERA) – Deadline: Oct. 10, 2019

Ontario Research Fund – Research Excellence (ORF-RE) Program – Final Deadline: Sept. 20, 2019

NSERC Discovery Grants – Deadline: Nov. 1, 2019

Fulbright Canada- 2020/2021 Research Chair Awards for Canadian Scholars – Deadline: Nov. 15, 2019

Mitacs Globalink Research Internship 2020 – International Undergraduates – Deadline: Jun. 5, 2019

Spencer Foundation – Conference Grant Program – Deadline: May 31, 2019

Canada Council for the Arts – Killam Prizes 2020 – Deadline: Jun. 15, 2019

Killam Research Fellowships 2020 – Deadline: May 15, 2019

American Musicological Society Awards – Deadline: various 2019

Canada Council for the Arts – Deadline: various

Medals and Awards from the Royal Society of Canada - 2019 – Deadline: Mar. 1, 2019

Mobility Funding for Researchers – Embassy of France Funding Competition – Deadline: Feb. 17, 2019

New International Research Networks – Internal Western – No Deadline

New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) – Exploration – Inaugural Competition for Early Career Researchers – Deadline (NOI): Jan. 11, 2019

Contribute to Science Policy in Canada – Deadline: Feb. 3, 2019

CIHR Project Grant – Spring 2019 – Deadline: Feb. 6, 2019 (registration)

Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative – Deadline: Feb. 1, 2019

Trans-Atlantic Platform Launches Social Innovation Call for Proposals – Deadline: Feb. 14, 2019

France-Canada Research Fund 2019 – Deadline: Nov. 9, 2018

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute – Program announcement for 2018-19

Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists – 2019 – Deadline: (NOI) Sept. 25, 2018

Canada Council for the Arts – Digital Strategy Fund – Deadline: Oct. 31, 2018

Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellowships – 2019 – Deadline (Nomination): Sept. 25, 2018

Round Eight of the Interdisciplinary Initiatives (IDI) Program: Call for Nominations – Deadline: Jan. 11, 2019

Canada-U.S. Fulbright Program – Deadline: Nov. 15, 2018

GRAMMY Museum Grants – Deadline: Oct. 15, 2018

CFI Innovation Fund – Internal Western Deadline Change – Deadline: Jan. 24, 2019

Lyle Spencer Research Awards: Advancing Understanding of Education Practice and Its Improvement – Deadline (LOI): Oct. 2, 2018

Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation – Connection Grants – Deadline: Sept. 6, 2018

Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (Ontario) Award of Merit – 2018 – Deadline: Jul. 31, 2018

American Musicological Society – Upcoming Awards – Deadline: Aug. 15, 2018

Shastri Mobility Program – Deadline: Jun. 27, 2018

Flaherty Program – Call for Applications – Deadline: Jun. 25, 2018

Spencer Foundation – Small Grants (Education) – Deadline: Aug. 1, 2018

American Musicological Society – Thomas Hampson Fund – Deadline: Aug. 25, 2018

Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards – Deadline: Dec. 17, 2018

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships 2018-19 – Deadline: Aug. 13, 2018

Mitacs – Accelerate Fellowships – No Deadline

Ontario Arts Council – Music Recording Projects – Deadlines: May 16, 2018; Nov. 15, 2018

Ontario Arts Council – Music Creation Projects – Deadlines: Apr. 24, 2018, Sept 13, 2018

New Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship

Awards to Scholarly Publications Program (ASPP) – No Deadline

Call for Proposals: International & Interdisciplinary Research Workshops – No Deadline

Western International New Network (WINN) – No Deadline


 

For more information on any of the funding programs, please contact:
Dr. Cathy Benedict
Director of Research
cbenedi3@uwo.ca
or
Karen Kuneman, MLIS
Research Officer
kueneman@uwo.ca