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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

The following grants are 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, as either applicants or co-applicants, depending on the grant. Please check the various grant descriptions for more details.