Great Lakes Fishery Commission (GLFC).
Fishery Research Program and Sea Lamprey Research Program
For More Information
For full details on the program and eligibility criteria, please visit the GLFC Call for Proposals web-page.
Pre-proposals for the Fishery Research Program and Sea Lamprey Research Program are being accepted until January 15, 2022. Please review the call for proposals before submitting your pre-proposal. Pre-proposals should be submitted through the online portal, which contains detailed submission instructions. Please visit the GLFC Call for Proposals web-page to access the link to the call for proposals document, as well as the link to the online portal.
Proposals are evaluated for relevance and scientific merit and against information needs identified by the Research Themes under which they are submitted.
Individual awards are typically between $35,000 and $100,000 per year.
New projects may not begin before January 1, 2023.
Please note that research activities carried out in the context of COVID-19 need to adhere to the University of Guelph COVID-19 research principles, policies, guidelines and processes as they may be updated from time to time and communicated on the Office of Research web-page.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
Instructions on Submitting the Pre-Proposal:
- An electronic copy of your pre-proposal is due by January 15, 2022 11:59 pm EST. To electronically submit your pre-proposal, create an account or log in to an existing account on the online GLFC proposal system. Upload an electronic copy of your pre-proposal as a Microsoft Word file or pdf. Investigators are encouraged to visit the proposal system in advance of the deadline. A hard-copy submission is not required.
- In addition to submitting an electronic copy of your pre-proposal, investigators are required to input proposal details into the proposal system.
- Upload additional proposal documents to the “Proposal Documents” section of the online system.
- Do not submit any letters of endorsement with your pre-proposal.