SSHRC’s Connection Grants support events and outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives. These events and outreach activities represent opportunities to exchange knowledge and to engage on research issues of value to those participating. The application form and instructions will be available at the beginning of April.
Amount: $7,000 – $50,000 (potentially higher amounts)
Internal: Once the application becomes available we will post internal deadlines for the Research Office and for Research Development and Services (generally allow 3 days).
SSHRC: will accept applications on a continuous basis and will announce results normally within eight weeks from the date that SSHRC confirms receipt of the application.
Description: SSHRC invites applicants who wish to conduct workshops, colloquiums, conferences, forums, summer institutes or other events or outreach activities that facilitate:
- disciplinary and/or interdisciplinary exchanges in the humanities and social sciences;
- scholarly exchanges between those working in the social sciences and humanities and those working in other research fields;
- intersectoral exchanges between academic researchers in the humanities and social sciences and researchers and practitioners from the public, private and/or not-for-profit sectors; and/or
- international research collaboration and scholarly exchanges between researchers, students and non-academic partners from other countries.
Applications: Full Applications are to be processed through Research Development & Services and are to be accompanied by a completed ROLA.