The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) is the federal research funding agency that promotes and supports postsecondary-based research and training in the humanities and social sciences. By focusing on developing Talent, generating Insights and forging Connections across campuses and communities, SSHRC strategically supports world-leading initiatives that reflect a commitment to ensuring a better future for Canada and the world.
Funding from SSHRC for graduate level studies is possible through a number of annual competitions. Details can be found here:
or by contacting SSHRC:
350 Albert Street
P.O. Box 1610
Ottawa, ON K1P 6G4
Canada Phone: 613 992-0691 Fax: 613 992-1787
All information also available in French from the websites.
Information on the application processes, and the internal competition deadlines will be circulated to all graduate departments/programs each Fall term.