IDRC Research Awards

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NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (September 6)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: September 6, 2017

Amount: 40,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External

Citizenship: Canadian, International, Permanent Resident

Program(s): Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Counselling, Master of Education, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Music, Master of Nursing, Master of Science, Master of Science (Management), PhD in Education

Sponsor: International Development Research Centre


Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they have submitted, and will receive hands-on experience in research management, grant administration, and the creation, dissemination, and use of knowledge from an international perspective.

Agency Deadline Sept. 6


  • varies, starting at CAD$40,000


  • This call is open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing OR who have completed a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university. Positions are available at IDRC's head office in Ottawa, Canada and at our regional office for Sub-Saharan Africa in Nairobi, Kenya. Eligibility criteria differ for each location. In addition, each program has specific eligibility criteria which must be satisfied.

Application & Information: Click here to view more information and to apply.