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Innovation Fund

The Innovation Fund supports a broad range of research programs including those in natural sciences and engineering, health, social sciences, humanities and the arts, as well as interdisciplinary research. Projects funded through the Innovation Fund will help Canada remain at the forefront of exploration and knowledge generation while making meaningful contributions to generating social, health, environmental and economic benefits and addressing global challenges, such as the ones defined by the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.

Status: The 2025 Innovation Fund competition is now open. Notices of intent are due October 2, 2024. The deadline to submit proposals is February 4, 2025.
Key document: 2025 Innovation Fund call for proposals