Scientific Direction

I invite the scientific community in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering to commit to working collectively using fundamental research to address the climate crisis while ensuring a just, healthy and sustainable planet.

Janice Bailey

Scientific Director of the FRQNT

The FRQNT offers a variety of scholarship and grant programs. In addition to its main budget, the FRQNT can offer additional funding to both students and researchers, thanks to the support of its numerous partners.

Facts and Figures

Here is an overview of the funding offered by the FRQNT in 2020-2021, totaling over $ 63 million.

For a more detailed portrait, see the page Facts and Figures.


Scholarship holders


New professor-researchers


Team research projects


Strategic clusters


Every year, the FRQNT publishes a number of administrative documents.