University Research Awards
For More Information
For further information and applications, please visit the Imperial Oil website under the heading Innovation and Research/University Grants/University Research Awards, or go directly to University Research Awards.
University research awards are designed to encourage research at Canadian universities in areas of interest to Imperial Oil's petroleum, petrochemical and energy resource development businesses. These areas include the fields of engineering, environmental, earth, chemical, and physical sciences.
Awards for specific research projects are made to full-time faculty members to support research work carried out by university students under their direction.
Maximum Project Value
$10,000 to $25,000
One year and may be renewed annually for a maximum tenure of three years
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
Application for a new award shall be made on the application form for University Research Awards. Although individual faculty members may take the initiative to apply, each application must be endorsed by the authorities of the participating university.
University Research Award Application form (maximum four pages)