Innovate / Alliance /
Alliance funding supports R&D collaborations between Canadian university researchers and partners from the private, public or not-for-profit sectors, as well as opportunities for Canadian researchers to work with national and international academic counterparts.
Support research projects conducted in collaboration with partner organizations to accelerate the application of results and create wide-reaching impacts for Canada.
Supports partnerships between Canadian and international academic researchers to establish and grow research collaborations of global importance that will generate benefits to Canada.
Alliance Missions: Anthropogenic greenhouse gas research
A special call to help address climate change.
NSERC Alliance – Alberta Innovates (AI) Advance grants
A research partnership with Alberta Innovates that supports technology advancements.
NSERC Alliance and Alberta Innovates Campus Alberta Small Business Engagement (CASBE) Stream II
A collaborative research partnership with Alberta Innovates’ CASBE program.
NSERC Alliance-Mitacs Accelerate grants
A partnership with Mitacs for additional funding within Alliance applications for enhanced student training.
NSERC Alliance and Research Manitoba Accelerate, Commercialize, Transform (ACT)
A partnership with Research Manitoba’s ACT program for Alliance applicants collaborating with Manitoba-based SMEs.
NSERC Alliance grants and Ontario Centre of Innovation Collaborate 2 Commercialize
A collaborative research partnership with the OCI’s C2C program.
NSERC/FRQNT NOVA program for junior researchers (pilot program)
A partnership with Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) to support research projects led by junior researchers from Quebec in collaboration with researchers from other Canadian provinces and territories.
NSERC-NRCan partnership to fund research on small modular reactors
A partnership with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) to fund research on small modular reactors.
NOVA: NSERC-FRQNT Team Research supplements
A collaborative research partnership with Fonds de recherche du Québec - Nature et technologies (FRQNT) to provide additional support to research teams in Quebec that include early career researchers.