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

Name Purpose
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.
CONAHEC 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. Each professor will be expected to travel (if conditions due to the COVID-19 pandemic allow for it) to the partner institution for a week during the winter/spring semester (between January and June).
DAAD Funding opportunities to support academic exchanges in Germany and/or within German partners.
EduCanada Applications for Faculty Mobility and Leadership programs are currently being processed. Future opportunities will be posted here when available.
Mitacs Innovation platform for universities around the world. Various outbound opportunities for Brock faculty and staff, as well as inbound programs to invite global scholars to Canada.

Funding for International Scholars and Students

Name Purpose
Study in Canada Scholarship Applications 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  globalscholars@brocku.ca .