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SSHRC Insight Grants -- 2 funding streams available

Posted on Thursday, July 13th, 2017

SSHRC has diversified its Insight Grant program and now offers Stream A and Stream B. Very exciting! 
 
This change is meant to address a perceived bias encouraging larger and longer grants and to address a perception that there are currently no options for established scholars seeking smaller grants to support ongoing research.
 
 
Stream A (duration 2-5 years) $7K -- 100K
Stream B (also 2-5 years) $100K -- $400K (max $100K/yr)
 
Both streams are adjudicated by the same committees and will receive the same review (including external assessments).
Committees will receive SEPARATE budget envelopes dedicated to each stream. Stream A would have a target success rate higher  than Stream B.
 
**Unsuccessful IDG 2017 applicants many now apply for an IG in 2017 -- This year only!
 
SSHRC expects its IG portal to open on July 19th. You will be able to create a login, the IG and CV forms, and begin populating them.
 
Upcoming deadlines:
 
August 31 -- Internal Peer Review (by Research Advisory Council) 
 
  • submit completed application form including attachments and sshrc  CV  
September 28 -- Dean's office review (ADR/RM)
  • submit completed application form including attachments and sshrc cv  (by email to sabatini@uoguelph.ca -- or in person to MacKinnon 0010)
  • submit OR-5 signed by researcher/chair
October 6 -- Office of Research hard deadline
  • submit electronically full application in PDF plus OR-5 to research.services@uoguelph.ca
  • click "submit" on the sshrc portal (*note, not a final submission -- only the research office can do that)
  • research office reviews the grant and either returns to applicant for revision or submits to Ottawa by October 16
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The University of Guelph resides on the land of the Between the Lakes Treaty No. 3, the territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit. This land is part of the Dish with One Spoon, a covenant between Indigenous nations to live peaceably on the territories of the Great Lakes region. We recognize that today this gathering place is home to many First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples and acknowledging them reminds us of our collective responsibility to the land where we learn, live and work.