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NSERC Discovery Grants - Webinars

When May 22, 2018
from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Where Webinars
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NSERC will host Discovery Grants webinars on the following dates:

 

Dates:    
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

 

Time:                                     1:00pm-3:00pm

 

Link:                                       http://nsercofcanada.adobeconnect.com/complete-application/  



Note that NSERC has limited space in its webinars. If you are not able to join, you can always connect through the teleconference and follow along with the presentation which will be available on the NSERC website.

 

Conference Number:     1 877-413-4790

 

Conference ID:                 7462843

 

Considering the high attendance to webinars, NSERC staff may not have time to respond to all individual questions during the session. Questions should be directed to the NSERC support team: RESGRANT@NSERC-CRSNG.GC.CA 

In order to be better prepared for the webinars, NSERC encourages applicants to familiarize themselves with the following documents:

 





 1)  The objective of the Discovery Grant is to:

.  support creative, innovative, ongoing programs of research with long-term goals;
.  promote and maintain a diversified base of high-quality research capability in the natural sciences and engineering in Canadian universities;
.  foster research excellence; and
.  provide a stimulating environment for research training.

Applicants to the Discovery Grants Program must apply with a program of research that is eligible under NSERC’s mandate, which is to promote and assist research in the natural sciences and engineering, other than health.

review Addendum to the guidelines for the eligibility of applications related to health, at http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/NSERC-CRSNG/policies-politiques/Addendum-Addenda_eng.asp

http://nserc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/Grants-Subs/DGIGP-PSIGP_eng.asp


Value:
Applicants submit a budget.  Discovery Grants are normally awarded for 5 years.

Application process:
Applicants must submit a draft of the Notification of Intent to Apply to ROADS by July 18, 2018.  The NSERC notification of intent deadline is August 1, 2018.


2)  NSERC Subatomic Physics Discovery Grant (SAP-DG) – 2019 Competition

The objective of the SAP-DG Program is to assist in:

.  promoting and maintaining a diversified base of high-quality research capability in the natural sciences and engineering in Canadian universities;

.  fostering research excellence; and

.  providing a stimulating environment for research training.

There are two types of SAP-DG: Individual and Project
review http://nserc.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/Grants-Subs/SPDG-SDPS_eng.asp

Literature specific to all Subatomic Physics Programs (Discovery, Major Resources Support (SAP-MRS), and Category 2 or 3 Research Tools and Instruments (SAP-RTI) is available on the NSERC website. Program descriptions are available in the Grants Programs Overview section of NSERC’s Program Guide for Professors. Instructions regarding application procedures are available in the Instructions section of the Research Portal.

Value:
Applicants submit a budget. 
Individual: maximum 5 years
Project: maximum 3 years

Application process:
The NSERC SAP notification of intent (NOI) deadline is August 1, 2018 for SAP-DG, SAP-MRS, and Category 2 or 3 SAP-RTI grant applications.

 

The SAP NOI is mandatory. Researchers who do not submit a SAP NOI cannot submit a full application in the Fall.

ROADS contact:
Nathan Coschi, Senior Advisor, at coschimn@McMaster.ca or extension 21581