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SSHRC Insight Development Grants – Feb 3/17

  • November 22, 2016
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Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Insight Development Grant proposal are expected to respond to the objectives put forward in the call for proposals for the Insight Program

Insight Development Grants foster research in its early stages, but are not intended to support large-scale initiatives. Long-term support for research is offered through SSHRC’s Insights Grants.

Insight Development Grants Key Information:

Funding Available:           $7,000-$75,000

Duration:                             1 to 2 years

Application Deadline:     February 3, 2017

Results Announced:       June 2017

Proposed projects may involve, but are not limited to, the following types of research activities:

  • case studies
  • pilot initiatives
  • critical analyses of existing research

Projects may also involve national and international research collaboration, and the exploration of new way of producing, structuring and mobilizing knowledge within and across disciplines and sectors.

SSHRC welcomes applications involving Aboriginal research, as well as those involving research-creation.  In addition, funding is available for two distinct categories of scholars:  emerging scholars and established scholars.