Eligible Institutions and Application Limits


The following table lists institutions that are eligible for the 2022 Canada Excellence Research Chairs competition and the maximum dollar value per year for which they may apply (any combination of the $500,000 and $1 million award values, up to the dollar limit below).

Institution Maximum dollar value per year
Acadia University $1 million
Algoma University $1 million
Athabasca University $1 million
Bishop's University $1 million
Brandon University $1 million
British Columbia Institute of Technology $1 million
Brock University $1 million
Canadian Mennonite University $1 million
Cape Breton University $1 million
Carleton University $2 million
Concordia University $2 million
Dalhousie University $2 million
École de technologie supérieure $1 million
École nationale d’administration publique $1 million
Emily Carr University of Art + Design $1 million
HEC Montréal $1 million
Institut national de la recherche scientifique $2 million
The King's University $1 million
Kwantlen Polytechnic University $1 million
Lakehead University $1 million
Laurentian University $1 million
MacEwan University $1 million
McGill University $7 million
McMaster University $3 million
Memorial University of Newfoundland $2 million
Mount Allison University $1 million
Mount Royal University $1 million
Mount Saint Vincent University $1 million
Nipissing University $1 million
NSCAD University $1 million
OCAD University $1 million
Ontario Tech $1 million
Polytechnique Montréal $2 million
Queen's University $2 million
Royal Military College of Canada $1 million
Royal Roads University $1 million
Ryerson University $2 million
Saint Mary's University $1 million
Simon Fraser University $2 million
St. Francis Xavier University $1 million
St. Thomas University $1 million
Thompson Rivers University $1 million
Trent University $1 million
Trinity Western University $1 million
Université de Moncton $1 million
Université de Montréal $5 million
Université de Saint-Boniface $1 million
Université de Sherbrooke $2 million
Université du Québec à Chicoutimi $1 million
Université du Québec à Montréal $2 million
Université du Québec à Rimouski $1 million
Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières $1 million
Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue $1 million
Université du Québec en Outaouais $1 million
Université TÉLUQ $1 million
Université Laval $3 million
University of Alberta $5 million
The University of British Columbia $7 million
University of Calgary $3 million
University of Guelph $2 million
University of Lethbridge $1 million
University of Manitoba $2 million
University of New Brunswick $1 million
University of Northern British Columbia $1 million
University of Ottawa $3 million
University of Prince Edward Island $1 million
University of Regina $1 million
University of Saskatchewan $2 million
University of the Fraser Valley $1 million
University of Toronto $7 million
University of Victoria $2 million
University of Waterloo $3 million
University of Windsor $1 million
The University of Winnipeg $1 million
Vancouver Island University $1 million
Western University $3 million
Wilfrid Laurier University $1 million
York University $2 million