SSHRC Partnership Development Grants

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Sponsor: Social Science and Humanities Research Council

Value: $75,000 to $200,000 for 1 to 3 years

Description: Partnership Development Grants provide support to teams/partnerships to develop research and/or related activities in the social sciences and humanities by fostering new partnerships with existing and/or potential partners; or design and test new partnership approaches for research and/or related activities that can result in best practices or models. Funding is intended for formal partnerships between postsecondary institutions and/or organizations of various types. The quality of training, mentoring and employability plans for students and emerging scholars will be evaluated as an important part of the proposed initiative.

ORE internal signature deadline for RPIFs. Applicants please email Nandini Maharaj your signed (applicant and department head) RPIF + a pdf of your application. OSE applicants please contact UBC-O's Office of Research Services for internal deadlines

Please email signed (applicant, department head, and ADR) RPIF along with a pdf of your application to ORS ( You may continue to work on the narrative sections of the application until the deadline to hit "Submit" online. However, please note that budget totals must not be changed from the submitted RPIF.

To do this, complete and attach all the forms as described in the program instructions. Also, ensure that all Co-Applicants and Collaborators have electronically accepted and verified their invitation to participate in the application.  Then “Verify” and correct any reported errors until the resultant Verification Report indicates successful verification.  Then click “Submit” to submit your application to UBC ORS for institutional approval.

Sponsor deadline (8 p.m. eastern)

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