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Grants for Colleges

Colleges can receive funding for a variety of research activities. Follow the links below to learn more.

Institutional Grants*

* Funded through the College and Community Innovation Program

For the grant opportunities above, the applicant must be a college administrator. College faculty members are involved as participants. These grants can fund applied research endeavours across a broad spectrum—health, natural sciences, engineering, social sciences and humanities.

Grants for college researchers

College faculty members who meet the eligibility criteria can participate in a number of other NSERC opportunities—either as applicants or co-applicants, depending on the grant. Please check the various grant descriptions for more details.