Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Engage Grants

Full details about the Partnership Engage Grant competition can be found on the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) website.

Multiple Applications: Individuals may apply for one Partnership Engage Grant per calendar year. An applicant may not apply for or hold more than one Partnership Engage Grant for the same activity. Please refer to SSHRC’s regulations regarding multiple applications for more information.

Application Deadlines: SSHRC makes Partnership Engage Grants funding decisions through a merit review process during four funding cycles per year.  For an application to be considered in one of these four cycles, applicants must meet the corresponding deadline date.

SSHRC Deadline SSHRC Decision Date
September 15 November 30
December 15 February 28
March 15 May 31
June 15 August 31

Application Submission Timeline 



1 month prior to SSHRC deadline

Notice of Intent to Apply Deadline

Applicants from the Faculty of Arts and Science please contact Adrian Kelly ( Applicants from all other Faculties/Schools please contact Diane Davies (

5 business days prior to SSHRC deadline

 Administrative Review Deadline

Final application submitted to URS via SSHRC system (can be returned to applicant for final amendments, if necessary).

TRAQ DSS Form completed and approved by Department Head and/or Associate Dean (Research).

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants Webinar: October 7, 2020

Webinar slide deck (PDF 1008 KB)

Application Resources

Contact Information

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants: TRAQ Help Desk: Queen's Research Services:


Help Desk Web Form
613-533-6000 ext.78426

  • Faculty of Arts & Science applicants please contact Adrian Kelly, Research Projects Advisor,, 613-453-5027
  • Applicants from all other Faculties / Schools please contact Diane Davies, Research Projects Advisor,, 613-533-6000 ext. 79422