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CIHR – Project Grant: Spring 2018 results

The Project Grant: Spring 2018 competition has approved 369 research grants, plus an additional 39 bridge grants (21 through the competition budget and 18 through Institute Priority Announcements), for a total investment of approximately $277 million.Footnote 1 The 369 grants approved were awarded to 361 individual nominated principal investigators (8 NPIs were awarded two grants). […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 20188 Views

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Federal Government Invests in U of G Humanities, Social Science Research

June 28, 2018 Eleven diverse University of Guelph research projects that will advance knowledge in the humanities and social sciences have received more than $1.5 million in federal support. The announcement was made today on campus by Lloyd Longfield, MP for Guelph. The funding comes from the Insight Grants program of the Social Sciences and […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 20189 Views

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SSHRC: Launch of new tri-agency Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants

The new tri-agency Indigenous Research Capacity and Reconciliation—Connection Grants invites proposals from applicants affiliated with First Nations, Métis and Inuit not-for-profit organizations, as well as with other not-for-profit organizations or Canadian postsecondary institutions in any discipline. The initiative will support short-term targeted interdisciplinary events, outreach activities and position papers to help guide new ways of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 201810 Views

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Carleton Researchers Awarded almost $2 Million for Innovative Projects through SSHRC

June 15, 2018 Carleton University researchers were awarded almost $2 million in funding for 11 research projects through Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Insight Grants. The projects touch on a wide range of subjects, from tracking the trade of human remains, and relationships between Mexico, Canada and the United States, to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 201870 Views

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Queen’s University researchers receive over $3 million in funding for research to advance understanding of people and societies

June 15, 2018 KINGSTON – Twenty-four Queen’s University researchers are recipients of over $3 million in funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). The Insight and Partnership Grants program are designed to support their work in a range of disciplines that build knowledge and understanding about people, societies, and the world. The […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 201814 Views

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Making water testing more affordable – McMaster

June 4, 2018 Global Water Futures is aimed at delivering risk management solutions—informed by leading-edge water science — to manage water futures in Canada and other cold regions where global warming is changing landscapes, ecosystems, and the water environment. GWF includes researchers from The University of Saskatchewan, McMaster University, the University of Waterloo, and Wilfrid […]

by ahnationtalk on June 7, 20188 Views

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Symposium spotlights the latest in Métis research

From April 27 to 29, Métis post-secondary students had front row seats to learn about the latest in Métis research. They were among nearly 100 people who attended the Ways of Knowing: Promising Directions for Métis Research symposium in Ottawa, co-hosted by the Chair of Métis Research at the University of Ottawa and Métis Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on June 6, 20189 Views

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Canada’s leading researchers meet to tackle critical issues facing our water security – McMaster.ca

June 4, 2018 In what is believed to be the first major science gathering on a First Nation in Canada, researchers from across the country will come together June 3 – 6 for the inaugural meeting of Global Water Futures (GWF) on the Six Nations of the Grand River and at McMaster University to discuss […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 20187 Views

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SSHRC president congratulates winners of national Storytellers contest communicating research with impact

Ted Hewitt, president of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), today applauded five talented students who have been named this year’s top research storytellers. The five were selected from among 25 finalists in a national challenge to find innovative ways to communicate the impact of social sciences and humanities research. SSHRC’s annual Storytellers contest […]

by ahnationtalk on May 29, 201811 Views

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University of Ottawa: Food security, nutritional health and traditional food go hand in hand for First Nations in Saskatchewan

Newly published results from a study on nutrition, food security and the environment in Saskatchewan First Nations show that food insecurity is a major concern and that many households would like more access to traditional foods.The study found that out of the 1042 participants, 37% of First Nations’ households in Saskatchewan are food insecure compared […]

by pmnationtalk on May 28, 20188 Views

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