Internal Funding Opportunities

Research Western - Internal Research Opportunities


Small Research Grants – FRDF – Deadlines: June 15 & December 15
Small Grant Guidelines FRDF
Small Grant Application FRDF

Travel Grants – FRDF – Deadlines: June 15 & December 15
Travel Grant Guidelines FRDF
Travel Grant Application FRDF

Western’s Travel Policies
Travel Policy Supplement as Related to Research
Policies and Procedures

Faculty Travel Policy
DWFoM Travel Policy
Travel Policy and Application

Eligible Research Expenses for Grants
Eligible Research Expenses for Grants (PDF - OWL login required)

Final Report
Final Report for Internal Grant Competitions
Student - Final Report for Internal Grant Competitions

Karen Kueneman will complete data entry in the ROLA system for DWFoM researchers.
Please contact her for assistance.
How to Create a ROLA

How FRDF Applications are Assessed
Guidelines for Assessing Applications to FRDF
FRDF Funding Program Explained


Western’s New International Research Networks (New!)
Western’s Teaching Support Centre

Western’s International Curriculum Fund


The Western Humanitarian Award – Deadline: Feb. 15, 2017

The Western Humanitarian Award recognizes faculty, staff, and students at Western, who are engaged in a range of efforts directed towards improving the quality of life for individuals and communities around the world.  Preference will be given to the recognition of activities undertaken by the candidate that have current or potential international impact.

Western's Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award – Deadline: Mar. 28, 2017

The Petro-Canada program provides awards to new researchers at Western to recognize, promote and support work that is particularly innovative, impacts positively on the learning environment in their department, and has the potential to be of significance to society at large. This award is offered to full-time faculty members from any discipline that are within 8 years of their initial appointment at a university (cumulative and not solely from initial appointment date at Western), and who currently hold an eligible research appointment at Western.


Please check out our External Funding Opportunities page for other news about grant applications.