Faculty of Science Call for Research Fellows

The Faculty of Science is pleased to launch a Call for Faculty of Science Research Fellows. The Faculty plans to provide matching funding for up to 4 post-doctoral positions with the goal to develop emerging interdisciplinary areas of strength. Full information and the application form template can be found here.

Complete application packages must be submitted to Seanna-Lin Brodie-Keys, brodies@mcmaster.ca (electronically; pdf format preferred). Applications are due by December 2, 2016 at 2 pm.

Schedule for Fall Grant Season – UPDATED

To help with planning for the Fall Grant season, please consult the table below for the upcoming, major NSERC and SSHRC competition deadlines. More information about the specific competitions can be obtained from the McMaster contacts listed below.
NSERC Discovery Grants For full review: September 28, 2015

Final Internal Deadline: October 27, 2015

Agency deadline: November 2
Colleen McGrath, Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 24519

NSERC Discovery Grant website
NSERC RTI Agency deadline: October 26 Colleen McGrath, Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 24519

NSERC RTI website
SSHRC Insight Grants Final Internal Deadline: October 6, and earlier (September 16) for full internal review

Agency final deadline: October 15, 4:30 pm
Pam McIntyre, Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 23713  

SSHRC website

Schedule for Fall Grant Season

To help with planning for the Fall Grant season, please consult the table below for the upcoming, major NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR competition deadlines. More information about the specific competitions can be obtained from the McMaster contacts listed below.
NSERC Discovery Grants Notice of Intent to Apply due August 3, 2015, 8 pm (Yes, this is Civic Holiday Monday!)
Colleen McGrath, Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 24519

NSERC Discovery Grant website
NSERC RTI Final internal deadline: September 14, 2015. If planning to apply, please contact Colleen McGrath.
Agency deadline: October 26
Colleen McGrath, Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 24519

NSERC RTI website
SSHRC Insight Grants Final Internal Deadline: October 7, and earlier (September 16) for full internal review
Agency final deadline: October 15, 5 pm
Pam McIntyre, Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 23713  

SSHRC website
CIHR
Foundation Scheme: 2015 2nd Live Pilot
Final Internal Deadline: ASAP. Letter of Intent registration due at CIHR by July 27, 8 pm Cynthia Belaskie,
Senior Advisor, Development, ROADS, ext 21581

CIHR ResearchNet

Faculty of Science Call for Interdisciplinary Projects 2015

The Faculty of Science is pleased to launch a Call for New Interdisciplinary Projects. With total funding of $250,000 available, the Faculty expects to fund up to 5 new projects with the potential to develop emerging interdisciplinary areas of strength. Projects will need participation from faculty members from at least two different Departments to qualify, and projects will need to demonstrate a concrete plan to develop the proposed research area. Full information and the application form template can be found here.

Complete application packages must be submitted to Seanna-Lin Brodie-Keys, brodies@mcmaster.ca (electronically) or to the Office of the Dean, Burke Science Building (BSB), Room 102 (paper copies). Applications are due by May 20, 2015 at 4 pm.

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