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SQRC Canadian Francophonie Support Program

Opportunity NameCanadian Francophonie Support Program – Component 3
AgencyQuébec Secretariat for Canadian Relations
ValueUp to $20,000/year
Indirect CostsTBD
DurationUp to 3 years
Application due to FSc RO at for full review08-31-2022
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review09-08-2022
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory review09-13-2022, by 9:00AM
Application due at agency 09-15-2022

All projects must have a Québec dimension and contribute to the achievement of one or more of the following objectives: 

  • Support the development of Francophone and Acadian communities in Canada 
  • Promote and encourage the use of French in Canada; 
  • Strengthen ties between Quebecers and Francophones and Francophiles in Canada; 
  • Strengthen adherence to an inclusive Francophonie across Canada. 

This call for projects will support Component 3 – Partnerships, which encompasses the following: 

  • Establishment and strengthening of structures and networks for collaboration and exchange.
  • Support for the offer or services in French.
  • French training activities.
  • Mobility stays between Québec and the Canadian Franchophonie.
  • Other collaborations.


Having a co-applicant is mandatory. If the applicant is from Québec, the co-applicant must be outside Québec and vice versa.

How to Apply

York University researchers are reminded that all applications for external research funding, including Letters of Intent, must be reviewed and approved by the Office of Research Services before they are submitted to the granting agency.  For internal approval, the application must be accompanied by a completed ORS Checklist, which requires the Dean’s signature.  Please send the complete application, with the finalized budget and a completed ORS checklist to, five days prior to agency deadline.

ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here.

For specific questions, please contact your FSc Research Officer

Stefanie Bernaudo
Research Officer
(Biology, Physics & Astronomy, Science & Technology Studies)

Phoebe Tsz-Wai Chan
Research Officer
(Chemistry, Mathematics & Statistics)