Monday June 11, 2018 10:00am to 2:30pm
RSVP by June 4, 2018 to Patti Minakis (email@example.com). Please indicate what afternoon break-out session you will attend (GROUP A - Life Sciences or B- Physical Sciences). Please indicate if you also plan to attend the NSERC Community Engagement Visit, which occurs immediately preceding this event.
Note: space limits the number of participants to 60 people. Please register early.
Webinar participation available, proceed to webinar here.
The Office of Research Services, with participation from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) representatives and U of G faculty, is offering an information session on NSERC Discovery Grants (DG).
Introductory remarks NSERC Discovery Grants Information Sessions
Rebecca Hallett, Associate Dean, Research & Graduate Studies, Ontario Agricultural College
NSERC Discovery Grant - Program overview and tips for preparing a strong application
Kenn Rankine, Program Officer, Environmental Sciences, NSERC
Topics will include overview of the NSERC Discovery Grant (DG) program and "how to" grant writing tips, followed by Question & Answer (Q & A) period.
|12:00pm||Lunch - provided by Office of Research Services|
Discovery Grant preparation tips and overview of the NSERC Discovery Grant Adjudication Process
Presentation by UofG faculty who are members of NSERC Discovery Grant Evaluation Groups (EGs):
Grant-writing advice from UofG researchers
UofG faculty, including members of NSERC EGs and successful awardees, will provide insight into the peer review process, the intricacies of specific EGs and tips for writing successful NSERC Discovery Grants. Learn about available support from the Office of Research Services. Brief presentations and panel discussion, followed by open Q & A.
Two parallel sessions:
GROUP A: Life Sciences Evaluation Groups (Location: UC 442)
GROUP B: Physical Sciences and Engineering Evaluation Groups (Location: UC 441)
All researchers and staff are also invited to also attend another session presented by NSERC immediately preceding this event:
NSERC Community Engagement Visit
Elizabeth Boston, Director, Mathematical, Environmental and Physical Sciences, NSERC
Time and Location: 8:45am - UC 442
For more information about NSERC Community Engagement Visit event please visit the event notice.