Internal Funding

Conference Travel Funds

Conference travel funds are awarded to full-time faculty members to offset the cost of travel to conferences. Competition deadlines: May 1, October 1, February 1.

Guidelines and Application Form

Junior Faculty Funds

Junior Faculty Funds are available to provide junior faculty with grants to support research projects. Competition deadline: November 5.


Minor Research Grants

Minor research grants are available to assist faculty in conducting research projects that do not require or are not eligible for major resources. Competition deadlines: May 1, November 5.


Collaborative and/or Community-based Research Seed Grant

The Collaborative and/or Community-based Research Seed Grant is available to support small teams of researchers in the initial stages of their research collaborations and to provide small teams with funding support that will assist them in producing co-publication and obtaining external research funds. Competition deadlines: October 1, March 1.


Tri-Council Bridge Funding

Tri-Council Bridge Funding is available to faculty members who score highly on an application to a regular Tri-Council competition, but who are unsuccessful.

Guidelines & Application Form

Faculty Awards

Faculty Awards recognize the excellence of individual faculty members in achieving our Mission of providing an innovative and supportive environment for learning, teaching and discovery. Each year three awards are given in three respective categories: Teaching, Research, and Service. In alternating years, these three awards will be given to either Early Career or Established Career faculty. Competition deadline: Each year a call for nominations will be sent out to each school/department.

List of Past Recipients