As a graduate student, there are two types of funding available to support your research. You can apply for internal travel grants from the Faculty of Education to cover conference travel to present research results. Also available are a number of external funding opportunities. Here are the links to internal opportunities and to Pivot - a large international database for searching external research funding opportunties.
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SSHRC Awards and Scholarships
If you are interested in applying to the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) for a doctoral award or masters' scholarship, consult Western's Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies webpage on external funding: