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Important Deadlines for Research Funding Applications


IMPORTANT: Details regarding upcoming internal research grant competitions are not yet available. Details will be announced at a later date. Please contact research@concordia.ab.ca for more details, including deadlines for applications.


StreamProject/DisseminationFunding sourceMaximum amount per grantDeadline for applications
SeedProjectCUE Budget$5,000 per year, in combination with Impact & CUE-NSETBD
Impact DisseminationCUE Budget$5,000 per year, in combination with Seed & CUE-NSETBD
NSEProject (to prepare NSERC Discovery or Alliance Grant applications)CUE Budget$4,000 per year. (Maximum $5,000 combined with Seed and Impact grants in the last 12 months)TBD
SSHRC SIG ExploreProjectSSHRC Institutional Grant$4,000TBD
SSHRC SIG ExchangeDisseminationSSHRC Institutional Grant$1,500TBD
Reduction in TeachingResearch purposesCUE Budget (Collective Agreement)12 hours max./YrNovember 15
Sabbatical leaveResearch purposesCUE Budget (Collective Agreement)12 months max./YrOctober 1
Gerald S. Krispin Research AwardN/ACUE President OfficeN/AJanuary 15


Project/DisseminationFunding sourceMaximum amount per grantDeadline for applications
Student Research GrantProject/DisseminationCUE BudgetUndergraduate $1,500 per year

Graduate $2,000 per year



Funding ProgramInternal CUE ORS DeadlineNSERC DeadlineExternal Signature Page requirement
Alliance Grant 10 working days before sponsor deadlineOptions 1 and 2 now openYes
Research Tools and Instruments Grants ProgramOctober 16October 25Yes
Discovery Grants Notice of IntentNoneAugust 1No
Discovery GrantsOctober 18November 1Yes


Funding ProgramInternal CUE ORS DeadlineSSHRC DeadlineExternal Signature Page requirement
Connection Grants10 working days before sponsor deadlineNovember 1, February 1, May 1, August 1Yes
Insight Development GrantsJanuary 23February 2Yes
Insight GrantsSeptember 17October 1Yes
Partnership Engage Grants10 working days before sponsor deadlineJune 15
Sept 15
Dec 15
March 15