Quebec (Provincial) Funding Sources
Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQ)
The Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQ) are three provincial research funding agencies that promote and financially support research, knowledge dissemination and researcher training in Québec. The three Fonds support researchers in the following areas:
- FRQ - Nature et Technologies (FRQNT): for researchers in the natural sciences and engineering
- FRQ - Société et Culture (FRQSC): for researchers in the social sciences and humanities (including arts and literature)
- FRQ - Santé (FRQS): for researchers in the biomedical and health sciences
OSR provides information and services to support applications to FRQ funding opportunities.
Other provincial sponsors
OSR provides support for other provincial funding opportunities that are offered by government departments, non-profit organizations, and provincial consortia. Such sponsors include the Ministère de l’Économie, Science et Innovation (MESI), the Ministère des relations internationals et francophonie (MRIF), and Génome Québec. Search for current opportunities in the OSR deadlines listing / OSR Funding Database.
For any questions on non-FRQ provincial funding sources, please contact the appropriate OSR officer.