Faculty of Social Science

Funding Opportunities for Faculty

Jorgensen research

Faculty members interested in applying for research grants may find the required information here as well as Western's Research Services.  Note: Facesheet is no longer needed for the application process.


SSHRB Open Research Grant
Nov. 24, 2016 Dean's deadline
Dec. 1, 2016 RDS deadline
Jan. 2017 Presentations
Jan. 2017

Results available

Insight Development Grants
Jan. 20, 2017

Dean's deadline

Jan. 27, 2017 RDS deadline
Feb. 3, 2017 Sponsor deadline
SSHRC Partnership Grant
Feb. 1, 2017

Dean's deadline

Feb. 7, 2017 RDS deadline
Feb. 15, 2017 LOI sponsor deadline

NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants for
Projects (SPG-P) competition

Feb. 1, 2017 Letter of Intent (Stage 1)
April 1, 2017 Invitations to submit
full applications (Stage 2)
June 7, 2017

Full application deadline

SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant

Jan. 5, 2017

Dean's deadline

Jan. 9, 2017

RDS deadline

Jan. 12, 2017

Sponsor eadline

March 2017

Results announced


Jan. 27, 2017 Application deadline


Mark Durnin, new Finance Officer in Research Finance will be looking after research finance accounts for Social Science

Erin Azzopardi, new Mitacs Business Development Specialist

SSHRC Insight Development Grant and CCV Information Session
Monday, December 12th, 2016
2:30 – 4:00 pm
TC100, Ground Floor of Talbot College

NSERC Strategic Partnership Grant Webinar
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:00 EST
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:00 EST
To connect to the webinars, use the following link: http://nsercofcanada.adobeconnect.com/strat_grants/