Faculty of Music

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Research Western- Internal Research Programs

Social Science Humanities RSRCH Council





Contact Research Development and Services at researchoffice@uwo.ca for institutional approvals; and allow up to three working days for signatures.

A draft of your application is required to obtain institutional approvals.

An entry in the ROLA system is required for all requests for research funding.

Important Update!

SSHRC has announced that the traditional SSHRC online system and CV will be used for the fall 2014 Insight Grant competition.  Thus, it will not use the Research Portal or the CCV.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

Connection Grants

Continuous Intake

Partnership Development Grants - Application Deadline: November 30, 2014

SSHRC Upcoming Deadlines

The Ministry of Research and Innovation is launching Round 10 of the Early Researcher Award within the next week. Attachedare  the programs draft deadlines for your information.

 Please note that there have been a few changes to this round of the program:

  1. The eligibility date has been set as of July 1, 2013. Please refer to the eligibility guidelines for more details.
  2. There has been a change to the templates this round. The ERA program will be using fillable forms. These will be available on the website in the next few days.
  3. The budget can now be found at the END of the application form. In previous years, it had been a separate document.
  4. The Ministry now requires Institutional/Partner Matching Letters to be completed in a set template. This will also be made available on the Ministry’s webpage.
  5. Lastly, the Ministry has implemented guidelines for the formatting of CVs. This can be found within the program guidelines.


 For further application details, and to see all current competitions please consult the ROLA Funding Opportunities page.

More funding opportunities can be found on COS Pivot

**Reminder: Grant Applications are to be submitted under our legal name: The University of Western Ontario**

All applications require a ROLA submission

Please check out our Funding Announcements page for other news about grant applications.

The Don Wright Faculty of Music offers 2 major funding opportunities: The University Research Grant (URG) and the Faculty Research Development Fund(FRDF). The guidelines and applications for these various funding opportunities can be found here.

University Research Grant:

Faculty Research Development Fund:

 Travel Funding FRDF

Guidelines for assessing FRDF

Faculty Travel Policy

Final Report