Research: Funding Opportunities

 Applied Research Funding (formerly SEED Funding)

The George Brown Collaborative Applied Research Fund was created to support staff and faculty research involving external partners (industry or community) and provide learning opportunities for student researchers. Funding is available to support the projects for 12 months, and all projects must align with one or more of the College's strategic priorities. The deadline for application is September 29th and decisions will be announced in mid-October. Please contact Juan Camilo Sarmiento at extension 5389 or by email at JuanCamilo.Sarmiento@georgebrown.ca.

The George Brown Teaching and Learning Research Fund, funds projects that test new teaching methods or processes of teaching and/or learning. The methods must be scalable or replicable. Learning's from the research projects should be something that faculty across the college can use to enhance their teaching. Funding is available to support the projects for 12 months, and all projects must align with one or more of the College's strategic priorities. The deadline for application is September 29th and decisions will be announced in mid-October. Please contact Juan Camilo Sarmiento at extension 5389 or by email at JuanCamilo.Sarmiento@georgebrown.ca.

Funding Opportunities

George Brown College research is eligible for a range of funding programs from provincial and federal agencies and other sources. Follow these links to agency sites listing funding opportunities. Once you locate an appropriate funding source, please contact our office so that we can support your proposal.

  • The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI)
    www.innovation.ca  Open New Browser Window
  • Canadian Council on Learning
    www.ccl-cca.ca   
  • Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
    www.chsrf.ca  Open New Browser Window
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research
    www.cihr.ca  Open New Browser Window
  • Ministry of Research and Innovation
    www.mri.gov.on.ca  Open New Browser Window
  • National Research Council Canada
    irap-pari.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca 
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), College and Community Innovation (CCI) funding program
    www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca Open New Browser Window
  • Ontario Centres of Excellence
    www.oce-ontario.org  Open New Browser Window
  • Ontario Innovation Trust (OIT)
    www.oit.on.ca
  • Precarn Inc.
    www.precarn.ca 
  • Sustainable Development Technology Canada
    www.sdtc.ca  Open New Browser Window
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC)
    www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca  Open New Browser Window
  • Ministry of Health and Long- Term Care
    www.health.gov.on.ca  Open New Browser Window

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