Ontario COVID-19 Rapid Research Fund

How to apply for funding to conduct research to help fight COVID-19.

We are no longer accepting proposals. Proposals were accepted through the Ontario Together portal until April 24, 2020.

Ontario Research Fund: Research Excellence

How to apply for funding to help cover the cost of research operations (for example, salaries, supplies, etc.)

Ontario Research Fund: Research Infrastructure

How to apply for funding to help cover the costs of research infrastructure (for example, renovating facilities, purchasing equipment, etc.).

Early Researcher Awards

How to get government funding to build a research team.


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Innovation reports

Asset maps and fact sheets on programs and services that support Ontario’s innovation economy.

Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs

A network of services and programs for researchers, entrepreneurs and tech companies.

International research projects

How to get funding for research projects with partners in China or Israel.