Welcome Guest | Sign In      15 December, 2017        Language : English | Hindi
Font Size : A| A-| A+
   
New Document Applications are invited for teaching and other positions in JMI (Rolling Advt. No. 04/2017-18 dated 01.12.2017)

left left
 
Scholarship Opportunities

The Understanding Canada program is a new initiative of the Government of Canada designed to support academic activities that develop greater understanding of Canada in the world, especially in areas of importance of Canada. It is intended for foreign academics who want to study about or conduct research on Canada. Some components of the program are also available to promote teaching and publications about Canada in various disciplines.


Program Objectives

  • to develop a greater knowledge and understanding of Canada, its values and culture among scholars other influential groups abroad.
  • to support government priorities, building n synergies with other activities such as education marketing, youth mobility and scholarships.
  • to support activities such as teaching, conferences, seminars, workshops and research in areas of policy relevance to Canada, while continuing to respect academic freedom.

Priority areas

  • Peace and Security (with a particular interest in Afghanistan)
  • North America Partnership (including key Canada-US bilateral issues)
  • Economic Development and Competitiveness
  • Democracy, Rule of Law, Human Rights
  • Managing Diversity
  • Environment/Energy
     

Canada Conference Grant - up to $20,000
Deadline: June 1 & December 1
Students' Exchange Program - up to $10,000
www.scholarships.gc.ca
Funding Guide
www.fgic-gfci.scitech.gc.ca
The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
www.asiapacific.ca
The National Research Council
www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
www.nserc.gc.ca
The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
www.scholarships.gc.ca
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
www.cihr-irsc.rca
Canadian Studies Book Program
For other awards administered by SICI see
www.sici.org

International Council for Canadian Studies

International Research Linkages - up to $10,000
Deadline: November 24
Canada Asia Pacific Awards - $5000 to $10,000
Deadline: November 24     


Other Useful Sources of Funding

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Program - $50,000 per annum for three years
 
Canada Excellence Research Chairs - $10 million for seven years
 
Student Mobility Support Program - up to $10,000
Deadline: February 1
Book Display Program - up to $1000
 


Shastri Indo Canadian Institute (www.sici.org)

Faculty Enrichment Program
Deadline: October 1
Faculty Research Program
Deadline: October 1
Doctoral Student Research Award
Deadline: October 1
Program Development Grant
Deadline: December 10

 

-