Research and Funding Opportunities for the Brock Community

In order to cultivate a campus culture that embodies both global diversity and inter-connectivity, the Global Scholars Office offers faculty, staff and students with resources to assist in international mobility and opportunities for research funding around the world.

Below are opportunities currently available to Brock faculty, staff and/or students, as well as incoming scholars and students from international institutions.

Funding for Brock Faculty/Staff

AWB (Academics Without Borders)Academics Without Borders calls for volunteers to help institutions, mainly in Africa, with capacity-building projects. There are no volunteer opportunities at this time.
CONAHECFall 2020 call for proposals is now open for the Short-Term Faculty Exchange Program! The purpose of this program is to match faculty members from CONAHEC member institutions who will collaborate in the partial design and teaching of a course. The deadline to apply has been extended to May 1, 2020.
DAADFunding opportunities to support academic exchanges in Germany and/or within German partners.
EduCanadaApplications for Faculty Mobility and Leadership programs are currently being processed. Future opportunities will be posted here when available.
MitacsInnovation platform for universities around the world. Various outbound opportunities for Brock faculty and staff, as well as inbound programs to invite global schoalrs to Canada.
Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationThe Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is now accepting applications for their Grand Challenge research projects. Faculty who are interested in solving key health and development problems must apply by  April 22, 2020.

Funding for International Scholars and Students

Study in Canada ScholarshipApplications for the Study in Canada Scholarship are currently being processed. Any future opportunities will be posted here when available.

Contact Information

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at