AXA Research Fund - Call for Projects

Through research, protection, the core mission is to finance basic research contributing to understand and prevent risks. We support innovative and cutting-edge projects within three areas:
Environmental risks, life risks, socio-economic risks. Research projects must fall within the scope of one of the themes identified. Although these projects must fit into any one of these themes, they will accept applications coming from any discipline, including but not limited to: Earth Science, Physics, Applied Mathematics,Social Sciences, Economics, Political Science, Philosopy, Chemistry, Sociology etc. Projects should contribute to greater knowledge or understanding of one of these three categories of risks.

Please note that indirect costs are not eligible.

Principal applicants must contact Laura Beaupre, Office of Research, as name must be proposed to AXA Research Fund between March 15 and April 5, 2012 in order to be able to submit an application for 2nd round opening of April 6 and closing May 10. 

Internal Deadline May 3, 2012 to Office of Research Services, Annette Clarke
External Deadline: May 10, 2012 at noon (French time) to AXA Research Fund. 

For further information, see link on how to obtain funding for Projects, Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowship, Chair professorships.

Please contact Annette Clarke, Grants Officer ext. 56927 if you have any questions.

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1