SSHRC Program Information Session: Insight, Partnership Engage, Connection Grants

Updated Information

RSVPs still being accepted.

Presentation slide deck attached.

Thursday May 9, 2019 12:00pm to 2:00pm
University Centre, Room 442

RSVP by May 2, 2019 to Patti Minakis ( Please indicate if you also plan to attend the SSHRC Community Engagement Visit, which occurs immediately preceding this event.

Note: space limits the number of participants to 50 people. Please register early.


The Office of Research Services in collaboration with the College of Arts, College of Business and Economics, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, and the Ontario Agricultural College, is offering an information session on the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Programs: Insight, Partnership Engage, and Connection Grants. 


12:00pm       Lunch - provided by Office of Research Services


12:30pm       Grant Preparation Tips and SSHRC Program Overview: Insight, Connection, Partnership Engage

Presentation by Office of Research Services

12:50pm       Grant-Writing Panel with Guelph Faculty Researchers who Received SSHRC Funding or Served on SSHRC Committees

UofG faculty, including members of SSHRC Evaluation Committees and successful awardees, will provide insight into the peer review process, and tips for writing successful SSHRC Grants. Brief presentations and panel discussion, followed by open Q & A. Moderated by the Colleges. 

Panelists include:

  • Ryan Gibson, Environmental Design & Rural Development, Ontario Agricultural College
  • Kimberly Francis, Fine Art and Music, College of Arts
  • Mervyn Horgan, Sociology & Anthropology, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences
  • Mark Holmes, Hospitality, Food & Tourism Management, College of Business & Economics
  • Kristel Thomassin, Psychology, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

All researchers and staff are also invited to attend the special SSHRC Community Engagement and Program Updates Session presented by SSHRC in-person immediately preceding this event:

SSHRC Community Engagement Visit
Eric Bastien, Director, Research Partnerships Portfolio, SSHRC
Time and Location: 10am - UC 442

For more information about SSHRC Community Engagement Visit event please visit the event notice.


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