NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering


Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)


This prize recognizes outstanding Canadian teams of researchers from different disciplines who have combined their expertise to produce achievements of outstanding international significance in the natural sciences and engineering in the last six years.


Nominators must be Canadian Citizens or permanent residents of Canada.  Self Nominations will not be accepted.

Research teams nominated must have at least two members who are independent researchers, one of whom must hold an NSERC research grant.  The team can be part of an international effort, but the majority of the team must be employed at a Canadian University or public or private organization.  Contributions must be primarily in the natural sciences and engineering, and of an interdisciplinary and collaborative nature.


Up to $250,000.00


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

First draft of nomination package due to Ailsa Fullwood/Laurie Gallinger at stratprg@uoguelph.ca for review and strategic feedback.

Internal Deadline

Final nomination package and OR-5 due to Laurie Gallinger at stratprg@uoguelph.ca and research.services@uoguelph.ca.

External Deadline

Nomination package due to NSERC (submission to be completed by ORS on behalf of nominator).

For More Information

For more information, contact Laurie Gallinger at stratprg@uoguelph.ca or x.56927 or see the NSERC website.

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