Funding

IDRC offers grants, funding, and awards to researchers and institutions to find solutions for global development challenges.

Through calls for research proposals, we fund projects that aim to bring employment, food security, health, peace, and prosperity to developing regions of the world.

Resources for grantees

We offer the resources and support you need to learn, grow, and be successful in your work as a funded researcher.

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Current opportunities

All open calls for funding are found below, under the tab labeled “Open”.

Archived calls, which offer a sense of the types of calls IDRC manages, are kept on the site for one year. You’ll find them under the tab labeled “Closed”.

Open
Closed
Call for: Applications
Deadline: September 16, 2020
Call for: Expressions of interest
Deadline: June 26, 2020
Call for: Applications
Deadline: June 17, 2020
Call for: Applications
Deadline: April 29, 2020
Call for: Expressions of interest
Deadline: December 13, 2019
Call for: Applications
Deadline: October 16, 2019
Apply to join independent RQ+ College of Reviewers to assess quality of research across IDRC’s programs.
Call for: Applications
Deadline: September 18, 2019
Call for: Proposals
Deadline: August 15, 2019
Call for: Applications
Deadline: July 04, 2019
This call is open to Canadians and permanent residents of Canada pursuing master’s or doctoral studies at a Canadian university.
Call for: Proposals
Deadline: June 14, 2019

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