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Canadian Granting Agencies

Major Canadian Federal Granting AgencieS

CIHR (Canadian Institute of Health Research) http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/index.shtml

NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada) http://www.nserc.ca/

SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada) http://www.sshrc.ca/

Foundations and Funds

Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) http://www.ahfmr.ab.ca/

British Columbia Knowledge Development Fund http://www.aved.gov.bc.ca/research/welcome.htm

British Columbia Medical Services Foundation (BCMSF) http://www.vancouverfoundation.bc.ca/GrantInformation/BC Medical/AboutBCMedical.shtml

Burroughs Wellcome Fund http://www.bwfund.org/

Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) http://www.msfhr.org/

National Research Council (NRC) http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/

Vancouver Foundation http://www.vancouverfoundation.bc.ca/

Associations and Societies

Association of Canadian Studies http://www.acs-aec.ca/

Association of Canadian Universities of Northern Studies (ACUNS) http://www.acuns.ca/

Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) http://www.aucc.ca/

Canadian Association of University Research Administrators (CAURA) http://www.caura-acaru.ca/

International Council for Canadian Studies http://www.iccs-ciec.ca/

National Geographic Society http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

Health Related

Alzheimer Society of Canada http://www.alzheimer.ca/

Alzheimer's Society, US http://www.alz.org/

BioMedNet - Internet Community for Biological and Medical Researchers http://www.bmn.com/

Canadian Bacterial Diseases Network (CBDN) http://www.cbdn.ca/

Canadian Cancer Society http://www.cancer.ca/

Canadian Cancer Society (B.C. & Yukon Division) http://www.bc.cancer.ca/ccs/internet/frontdoor/0,,3278___langId-en,00.html

Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse http://www.ccsa.ca/

Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation http://www.ccff.ca/

Canadian Diabetes Association http://www.diabetes.ca/Section_Main/welcome.asp

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/index.shtml

Canadian Liver Foundation http://www.liver.ca/

Canadian Lung Association http://www.lung.ca/

Canadian Nurses Foundation http://www.cnf-fiic.ca/

Cancer Research Society http://www.src-crs.ca/

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada http://www.ccfc.ca/English/index.html

GrantsNet (Funding Sources for Young Scientists in the Life Sciences) http://www.grantsnet.org/

Health Canada (HC) http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/

Health Effects Institute, US http://www.healtheffects.org/

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (HSF) http://www.hsf.ca/research/

International Union Against Cancer (IUAC) http://www.uicc.org/

Mizutani Foundation for Glycoscience http://www.mizutanifdn.or.jp/

National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC) http://www.ncic.cancer.ca/ncic/internet/home/0,,84658243___langId-en,00.html

National Institutes of Health (NIH), US http://www.nih.gov/

NIH Awards to Foreign Institutions http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/policy/NIHGPS/part_iii_5.htm#awardsforeign

Whitaker Foundation, US http://www.whitaker.org/

Workers' Compensation Board of B.C. (WCB) http://www.worksafebc.com/research/

World Health Organization (WHO) http://www.who.int/en/

Science Related

B.C. Advanced Systems Institute (BCASI) http://www.asi.bc.ca/

B.C. Research http://WWW.bcresearch.com/default.htm

Biology Net http://www.bio.net/

Community of Science (COS) http://www.cos.com/

Canadian Commercial Corporation - US Government Opportunities On-line http://www.ccc.ca/

National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA), US http://www.hq.nasa.gov/

National Research Council (NRC) http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/

National Science Foundation (NSF), US http://www.nsf.gov/

Precarn Associates Inc & Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Systems (IRIS) http://www.precarn.ca/

Science Council of British Columbia (SCBC) http://www.scbc.org/

US Government Opportunities - Canadian Commercial Corporation http://www.ccc.ca/

Government Related

British Columbia, Government

Ministry of Advanced Education, Training & Technology http://www.gov.bc.ca/aved/

Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food http://www.gov.bc.ca/agf/

Ministry of Economic Development http://www.gov.bc.ca/ecdev/index.html

Ministry of Education (Kindergarten to Grade 12) http://www.gov.bc.ca/bced/

Ministry of Energy, Mines, and Petroleum Resources http://www.gov.bc.ca/empr/index.html

Ministry of Environment http://www.gov.bc.ca/env/index.html

Ministry of Finance http://www.gov.bc.ca/fin/

Ministry of Forests http://www.gov.bc.ca/for/

Ministry of Labour and Citizens' Services http://www.gov.bc.ca/lcs/index.html

Canada, Government

Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada http://www.agr.gc.ca/

Canada Council http://www.canadacouncil.ca/

Canadian Heritage http://www.pch.gc.ca/

Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) http://www.acdi-cida.gc.ca/index.htm

Canadian Space Agency (CSA) http://www.space.gc.ca/asc/index.html

Citizenship & Immigration Canada http://www.cic.gc.ca/

Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade http://www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca/

Fisheries & Oceans Canada http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/index.htm

Health Canada (HC) http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/

Human Resources Development Canada http://www.hrdc-drhc.gc.ca/

Indian & Northern Affairs Canada http://www.ainc-inac.gc.ca/

Industry Canada http://www.ic.gc.ca/

National Defence Canada http://www.dnd.ca/

National Research Council Canada http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/

Natural Resources Canada http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/com/index-eng.php

Public Works & Government Services Canada http://www.pwgsc.gc.ca/

Western Economic Diversification Canada http://www.wd.gc.ca/

International

Canada-US Fulbright Awards http://www.fulbright.ca/flash_rotation.asp

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) http://www.nato.int/science/

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute http://www.ucalgary.ca/~sici/

World Wildlife Fund http://www.wwf.ca/