Fri. Jan 31, 2022

Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund Deadline

The Deadline for the second round of the Alberta-Germany Collaboration Funding Program ends on January 31, 2022


Fri. Nov 1, 2021

German Studies Research Grant for Canadian Students

A specialized DAAD program now offers up to ten German Studies Research Grants to highly qualified Canadian undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs.


Thu. Oct 24, 2021

Information Sessions for the Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund

Information Sessions for the Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund in Calgary


Tue. Oct 8, 2021

Integrating wind and solar: the German experience

Free lecture by German expert Dr. Kurt Rohrig: Dr. Rohrig is the Deputy Director of Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology and Head of Energy Economy and Grid Operation Division.
Germany is at the forefront of the intelligent integration of wind and solar power into the existing electricity supply system.


Sun. Sep 15, 2022

Boreal Laser featured on CBC Radio

CBC Radio features local companies that send their products around the world. Hamesh Adam, the president and CEO of Boreal Laser, talks about their laser based gas detection systems used in 40 countries around the world.
(click here)


Sun. Sep 15, 2022

Freie Universität Berlin offers 14 DRS Postdoc Fellowships for 2014

Freie Universität Berlin offers 14 DRS Postdoc Fellowships for 2014. Starting in Spring 2014, each research fellowship will be awarded for 18 months. The call is open to experienced researchers of all disciplines and all nationalities who hold a doctoral degree, completed their doctoral degree no longer than 6 years before the deadline and have not lived in Germany for longer than 12 months during the last 36 months before the deadline.


Sun. Sep 15, 2022

Freie Universität Berlin offers DRS Postdoc Fellowships for 2014

Dahlem Research School at Freie Universität Berlin has established a research fellowship program – co-financed by the German Excellence Initiative and the Marie Curie Program of the European Commission – to provide funding for outstanding postdoctoral researchers from all disciplines to conduct their own research project at Freie Universität Berlin. The aim is to support highly-qualified postdocs with international research experience and to integrate them into the university’s research networks in an early phase of their career.


Sun. Sep 8, 2022

"Research in Germany" at the American Chemical Society Fall Meeting in Indianapolis, September 8-10

Learn more about research and career opportunities in German chemistry from representatives of various German research and funding organizations.


Sat. Jul 20, 2022

Apply now for the 3-day Symposium in Germany!

Apply now for the Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund Symposium in Germany in November 2013!


Wed. Jul 10, 2022

How to Secure Angel Capital for Your Deal

This 100 minute investee development seminar is the only #abtw2013 event aimed at showcasing and educating entrepreneurs on the realities of raising money as an early-mid stage company


Fri. May 31, 2022

NRW Rückkehrerprogramm

Die aktuelle Ausschreibung eröffnet exzellenten Nachwuchsforscherinnen und -forschern die Möglichkeit, eine eigene Nachwuchsgruppe an einer nordrhein-westfälischen Universität ihrer Wahl aufzubauen. Dafür stehen den Rückkehrern über fünf Jahre jeweils bis zu 1,25 Millionen Euro zur Verfügung. (read more)

Application deadline: May 31, 2022


Sun. May 19, 2022

Nominate A DAAD Young Ambassador

DAAD is excited to announce the latest call for applications for its Young Ambassadors Program. DAAD Young Ambassadors are undergraduate students from North America who have recently studied (or completed research or an internship such as RISE) in Germany and are interested in promoting study in Germany at their home institutions.


Thu. May 16, 2022

Alberta-Germany technology commercialization program announces first round of projects

Three Alberta small to medium-sized enterprises have been selected to receive support for commercializing innovative products and services through the Alberta – Germany Collaboration Fund for Product Development and Commercialization.

The program is a partnership between Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education and the German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research (GCCIR) aimed at supporting joint research and commercialization activities between companies  in Alberta and Germany in strategic areas of technology.


Wed. May 15, 2022

Call for Applications: Doctoral Fellowships

The Excellence Cluster 264 "Topoi − The Formation and Transformation of Space and Knowledge in Ancient Civilizations“ offers nine doctoral stipends. Receipt of a doctoral stipend is connected with admission to the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS) of the Berliner Antike-Kolleg.


Wed. May 15, 2022

Supply Chain Canada

The 46th annual Supply Chain Canada conference in Missisauga, ON is bringing together more than 1200 leading supply chain, logistics, and transportation practitioners from across Canada.


Tue. Apr 30, 2022

MOOC Production Fellowships

Up to ten instructors or teams of instructors will be awarded a fellowship for their innovative Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) concepts. Fellows will receive a 25,000 Euro stipend to pay for the production of their courses. The aim is to have at least five courses online in the fall of 2013. Up to five courses may go online in the spring of 2014. The courses will run on the iversity platform and will be available to the public free of charge.


Fri. Apr 19, 2022

Stipendien für Quebec-Studien

Zur Anfertigung thematisch einschlägiger Studienabschlussarbeiten werden fünf Stipendium fuer vier- bis sechswöchiger Studienaufenthalte in Quebec an Studenten bayerischer Universitäten vergeben.


Sun. Mar 31, 2022

Germany Today - Internationalizing Higher Education: Strategic Approaches, Funding Formats and Best Practice Examples

DAAD invites representatives from universities, research institutions, funding agencies and the field of education policy from Canada to join the 'Germany Today' information tour.


Sun. Mar 31, 2022

Healthcare Innovation World Cup - Call for Breakthrough Ideas

Entrepreneurs and innovators with novel solutions for tackling the worldwide diabetes epidemic are invited to enter the Healthcare Innovation World Cup for a chance to win part of $75,000 in total funding and key visibility with industry leaders.


Sat. Mar 30, 2022

Heidelberg University offers Post Bachelor Program

The science cluster “Cellular Networks“ and the graduate school “Mathematical and Computational Methods” at Heidelberg University have introduced a new Post Bachelor Program consisting of a three-month internship
(partially funded) in one of the reserach key labs and groups.


Sun. Feb 24, 2022


In cooperation with Freie Universitaet Berlin the DAAD offers a Summer Internship Progrma in Berlin for outstanding journalism students from Canada.


Thu. Feb 21, 2022

ERC Consolidator Grant

The European Research Council calls for proposals for the ERC Consolidator Grant.


Sun. Feb 17, 2022

CENIDE Nano Summer Program

CENIDE invites students from all over the world to join the CENIDE Nano Summer Program.


Wed. Oct 24, 2021

Medical Manufacturing Innovations Toronto 2012

Medical Manufacturing Innovations 2012 Exhibit in Toronto.


Wed. Oct 17, 2021

Alberta-Germany Fund Symposium

The GCCIR is hosting the kick-off event for the Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund in Germany.


Tue. Sep 25, 2021

Trash to Treasure Event

Trash to Treasure, Alberta municipalities unlocking their Bioenergy potential.


Sat. Sep 15, 2022

Science Tour 2012

Call for Applications: Science Tour 2012: Understanding Biodiversity and Climate Change


Tue. Sep 11, 2022

"Fit for Germany" Workshop Vancouver

"Fit for Germany" Workshop in Vancouver fuer Akademiker, die ueber eine Rueckkehr nach Deutschland nachdenken. Kostenfrei!


Fri. Sep 7, 2022

Humboldt Colloquium

Application for Participation: Humboldt Colloquium “Excellence in Research”


Wed. Sep 5, 2022

Canadian German Conference on Bioenergy

3rd Canadian German Conference on Bioenergy in Vancouver with a conference free of charge on Sept. 5th.


Tue. Aug 21, 2022

Article Edmonton Journal

The GCCIR is excited to be featured in the business section of the Edmonton Journal today!


Wed. Aug 15, 2022

Information Session Calgary

Cornelia Sarwas, manager at the GCCIR, will speak at the Global Business Centre in Calgary about the Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund Symposium and Program.


Fri. Aug 3, 2022

Science Award Electrochemistry

Science Award Electrochemistry sponsored by BASF and Volkswagen. Application Deadline: August 3, 2012.


Thu. Jul 12, 2022

Ideenwettbewerb zur internationalen Alumniarbeit

Ideenwettbewerb zur internationalen Alumniarbeit von Alexander von Humboldt Stifung. Preisgeld 130.000 Euro, Application deadline: July 12, 2012.


Tue. Jul 10, 2022

Announcement Alberta - Germany Fund

The GCCIR is pleased to announce a new funding program! Take a look in funding opportunities to learn more.


Fri. Jan 27, 2022

Young Journalist Award

EU-Canada Young Journalist Award 2012. Win a trip to Europe! Application deadline: January 27, 2012.


Fri. Dec 2, 2021

International Conference at the University of Alberta

International Conference at the University of Alberta "Denkfigur Kleist. Transmedial Perspectives on the Life, Death, and Work of a Social and Literary Outsider", December 2-3, 2011.