The following is a list of funding sources that may help with the identification of relevant opportunities to help support research:

Academy of Finland

American Association of University Women

Antarctic Science Foundation

Antarctic Wildlife Research Fund


Banting Research Foundation

British Antarctic Survey

Canada Council for the Arts

Canadian Bureau for International Education

Carlsberg Foundation

Centre for Arctic and Global Health

Churchill Northern Studies Centre – Northern Research Fund 

CMHC Housing Research Scholarship Program

DAAD Canada (Short-term research grants)

Dobbin Atlantic Scholarship Programme (Atlantic Canada-Ireland)

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)


European Union, Horizon 2020

Fondation Trudeau/Trudeau Foundation

Frost Centre Postdoctoral Fellowship – Bondar Fellowship Trent’s Roberta Bondar Fellowship in Northern and Polar Studies

Fulbright Scholar Program

Independent Research Fund Denmark (DFF)

International Council for Canadian Studies

Inspiring Girls Expedition

International Job Databases

Kavli Trust

Killam Research Fellowships

Laura Bassi Scholarship (Funding for editing – Masters/PhD/Junior Scholars 5 years or less)

L’Oréal Canada For Women in Science Research (Postdoc/PhD)

Mitacs-JSPS Summer Program (Japan-Canada)

Mobility Funding for Researchers (Canada-France – Cultural and Scientific Services French Embassy in Canada)

Natural Environment Research Council

National Science Foundation (Antarctic Research)

Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)


Shackleton Scholarship Fund

Ship Time Program (NSERC)

Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC)

Soroptomist Foundation of Canada

Students on Ice Foundation

Swedish Research Council

Royal Society Wolfson Visiting Fellowship

The Churchill Fellowship (UK citizens)

The Leverhulme Trust

The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Research Council of Norway

The Velux Foundations

UArctic (Funding Opportunities List)

Wellcome Trust

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust

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