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ROADS, NSERC Discovery Grants Information session

When Jun 05, 2018
from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Where MDCL, room 3020
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NSERC Discovery Grants

Information Session

 

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

2:00pm-4:00pm

 

Michael DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery (MDCL), Room 3020

 

 

The NSERC Discovery Grants program aims to 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. Additional information about the Discovery Grants program may be found on NSERC’s website at http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Professors-Professeurs/Grants-Subs/DGIGP-PSIGP_eng.asp.

 

The Research Office for Administration, Development and Support (ROADS) invites you to attend an interactive information session featuring Michelle Payne, Program Officer for the Discovery Grant Program for Mathematics and Statistics.  Discovery Grant Evaluation Group members from McMaster will share their experiences with the grant review process and offer guidance to potential applicants.

 

To register: https://nsercinfosessionjun5.eventbrite.ca




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.


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