Insight Grants support research excellence in the social sciences and humanities. Funding is available to both emerging and established scholars for long-term research initiatives of two to five years.
Stream A for requests between $7,000 and $100,000 over two to five years; or
Stream B for requests between $100,001 and $400,000 over two to five years.
University of Toronto specific deadlines:
Internal deadline to receive MRA – noon, Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Approved MRA must be received by Research Services (MRA may take several days for divisional approval, please submit well in advance). The MRA should include a draft proposal and finalized budget amount.
Internal deadline to submit online application – 9 am, Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Applicant must submit completed SSHRC application via SSHRC site (please note, submitting after this time may reduce our ability to submit your application to SSHRC by their deadline).