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SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants

Opportunity NamePartnership Engage Grants
AgencySocial Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
Value$7,000 to $25,000
Indirect CostsIneligible
Duration1 year
Application due to FSc RO at for full review10 business days prior to agency submission
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review5 business days prior to agency submission
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory reviewSame day as agency submission, by 10:00AM
Application due at agency May 22, 2024,
September 15, 2024,
December 15, 2024,
March 15, 2025
  • To provide short-term and timely support for partnered research activities that will inform decision-making at a single partner organization from the public, private or not-for-profit sector; 
  • To respond to immediate needs and time constraints facing organizations in non-academic sectors; and 
  • To allow non-academic organizations and postsecondary researchers to access each other’s unique knowledge, expertise and capabilities on topics of mutual interest. 

SSHRC welcomes applications involving Indigenous research, as well as those involving research-creation

SSHRC invites all applicants to review Imagining Canada’s Future’s 16 future global challenges and to consider addressing one or more of these areas in their research proposal. 


See full eligibility requirements here.

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 FSc Research Services at