Nova Scotia Museum – Research Grants 2016


Nova Scotia Museum


Research Grants 2016

For More Information

Please see the sponsor’s website for more information including the Terms of Reference and Project Submission format.


The Nova Scotia Museum Research Grant Program, administered by the museum's board of governors, annually contributes funding toward research projects that improve Nova Scotians' understanding of heritage or offer a different interpretation of our province's cultural history. Results from the research can generate artifacts and specimens for the provincial collections.  Subject Areas: Marine History, Cultural History, Natural History, Archaeology, Palaeontology.


Individual researchers only

Maximum Project Value


Indirect Costs


Special Notes

Each proposal will only be considered under one category, as specified when submitted.  Successful proposals will be announced by Monday, May 20, 2016.


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

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal, along with an OR-5 Form to (email address)

External Deadline

How to Apply

Upon approval from the Office of Research Services, the applicant is to submit four (4) copies of their application no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 26, 2016 via email (PDF only) to (email address), or by mail or in person at:
                      Nova Scotia Museum 
                      1747 Summer Street 
                      Halifax, NS B3H 3A6 
                      Tel: 902-424-7370. 

For Questions, please contact

Research Grant Program
Tel:  902-424-7370
Email: (email address)

Office of Research

Ornella McCarron, Grants Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x52832

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