IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

Research Fund

The IRSST offers several grant programs to promote the advancement of knowledge, maximize benefits for the different types of workplaces and contribute to the training of the next generation of OHS researchers.

Created in 2021, the IRSST’s Research Fund  and Partnerships Division has introduced several grant programs to:

  • promote the advancement of theoretical and practical knowledge of interest for occupational health and safety (OHS) research;
  • maximize the practical benefits in workplaces and the OHS network;
  • encourage the training of highly qualified OHS research personnel;
  • stimulate the dissemination and transfer of knowledge; and
  • support the training of students in the execution of research projects.

Programs Offered

Research grant programs

The research grant programs fund projects from Québec universities or scientific organizations.

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Graduate studies scholarship and postdoctoral fellowship programs

The graduate studies scholarship and postdoctoral fellowship programs are intended for applicants at the master’s, doctoral, or post-doctoral levels.

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Research partnerships

Partnerships are a powerful lever for increasing research capacity in occupational health and safety.

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