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Research funding

BY DAVID KENT | February 01 2024

A recent report on research culture shows that evaluation is key, but stops short of practical solutions to core problems.

BY BRIAN OWENS | January 19 2024

New policy includes lists of sensitive research areas and foreign institutions considered national security risks.

BY MOHAMED BERRADA | November 02 2023

The Quebec government’s announced tuition fee increase for out-of-province students has sparked intense political debate over university funding.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | October 25 2023

With support for graduate students at a breaking point, Canadian universities are feeling the impact.

BY JADINE NGAN | October 17 2023

Canadian universities emerged from the pandemic with investment growth, but long-term sustainability is a consistent concern.

BY SARAH RUEDIGER | September 27 2023

And don’t forget the detailed budgeting and a looming submission deadline.

BY BOB LEMIEUX | September 18 2023

A history lesson on the need to advocate for Canadian fundamental research.

BY TANIA SULTANA | September 01 2023

This handy checklist will help you address any potential gaps in your application.

BY CAILYNN KLINGBEIL | August 23 2023

The western province has been through some dark times when it comes to funding. Will the newly elected government bring solutions, or more controversy?

BY SHARON ASCHAIEK | July 24 2023

One Child Every Child brings together researchers from diverse disciplines, organizations and countries to examine the biological and social determinants of health affecting the well-being of children.

BY LETITIA HENVILLE | July 20 2023

Setting up for success with the SSHRC PG.

BY NEIL CAMPBELL | July 06 2023

Imposing broad rules on universities around ownership of intellectual property in complex research collaborations is not the answer.

BY BRIAN OWENS | June 14 2023

National security agencies are taking a renewed interest in universities and their research in the face of rising geopolitical concerns.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | April 12 2023

Most provinces are targeting new funding to expand health care programs and student financial assistance.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | March 29 2023

Leaders and advocates in the university sector decry the latest federal budget as a missed opportunity to support early-career researchers and to heed the recommendations of the Advisory Panel on the Federal Research Support System.

BY BRIAN OWENS | March 21 2023

Concern rises about potential research chill as new rules are extended across federal research-funding agencies.

BY DAVID KENT | February 08 2023

The neuroscientist is gearing up to cover topics from open, team-based science to putting EDI to work in the field.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | January 18 2023

The search for a systemic response to a growing concern.

BY JEAN-FRANÇOIS VENNE | January 05 2023

Improving the cohesiveness, openness and agility of Canada’s research support system is the core mandate of the federal government’s new advisory panel.

BY DIANE PETERS | November 14 2022

The research organization briefly suspended new applications in the province following a significant funding shortage.

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