NFRF 2022 special call – Pre-launch Announcement

Program Link: https://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/funding-financement/nfrf-fnfr/special/special-eng.aspx

Sponsor: New Frontiers in Research Fund

Value: The Canada Research Coordinating Committee has committed $24 million for this special call to support two-year grants valued at up to $500,000 (including indirect costs of up to 25% of the value of the direct costs of research).

Description: The Canada Research Coordinating Committee will soon launch the New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) Special Call: Research for Post-Pandemic Recovery, which aims to mobilize Canadian-led research efforts in support of a more equitable, sustainable and resilient postpandemic reality. It will support a diverse portfolio of projects that directly address one or more of the research priorities outlined in the UN Research Roadmap for COVID-19 Recovery.

The funding opportunity is scheduled to be launched in February 2022, with complete details about project requirements, adjudication, the application process and deadlines available then.

Contact: If you have any questions, contact Nandini Maharaj.