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Wilfrid Laurier University Office of Research Services
December 21, 2014

Canadian Excellence

External Grants and Contracts

8.11 Guidelines For Awarding Course Remissions To Faculty Appointed To External Scholarly/Research Committees

Laurier Grantwriting Assistance Timetable 2013-2014

Powerpoint Slides: SSHRC Insight Development Grant Workshop, October 2013

Powerpoint Slides: SSHRC Insight & Insight Development Grant Workshop, July 2013

Powerpoint Slides: NSERC Discovery Grant Workshop, September 2013

Mandatory for all grants and contracts, both principal investigator and co-applicants

Grantwriting Resources

Links to current and general information on preparing grant proposals.

SSHRC Information & Grantwriting Resources
NSERC Information & Grantwriting Resources
CIHR Information & Grantwriting Resources

Grant Budget Information

NEW recommendations:

Recommended Student Stipend Amounts

Laurier 2011 Expense Reimbursement Handbook

Grants vs. Contracts

Definitions of research grants and research contracts.

Identifying Sources of Funding

Information and resources for locating funding opportunities.

Canadian Directory to Foundations and Corporations

The Research Acceleration and Innovation Network (US non-profit medical research funding)

Check the Current Funding Opportunities page from time to time for new grant deadlines and calls for proposals.


Be sure to also check out the RefWorks/COS Pivot Funding Opportunities Database. This database is the world's leading online resource to identify funding information related to research. Sources of this information are federal and regional governments, foundations, professional societies, associations and corporations.

This site is updated daily and can be searched by sponsor, amount, deadline, eligibility of applicant, funding type and area of interest.