BioFuelNet Canada – Call for Proposals 2016-2017


Biofuel Net Canada

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Call for Proposals


BioFuelNet Canada (BFN) was first funded by the Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program for the period of April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2017. The present call for proposals is to identify potential research it to be conducted in the period of 2016-2017. BFN has announced  (3) calls for proposals: Social Outreach; Techno-economic analysis; and Novel approaches.


Faculty eligible for NSERC or SSHRC. Applicants can only be involved in a maximum of two applications (can be included in multiple applications as unfunded collaborators). There is no requirement for the applicant to have already participated in BFN.

Funding Availability

$315,000 total funding is available, and $22,500 funding is available per project. 

Indirect Costs


Project Duration

Funding covering the period of April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017


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

Internal Deadline

PI submits signed OR-5 form along with application to:   

External Deadline

Principal applicant submits application to BiofuelNet Canada. (See instructions within application portal). 

For Questions, please contact

For eligibility questions, please contact:
Xiaomin Zhou, Manager Financial Operations
BiofuelNet Canada
McGill University
355 Peel, Suite 201
Montreal, PQ
Tel: 514 508-2884

Dr. Warren  Mabee, Associate Scientific Director

For Website questions, please contact:
Jorin Mamen

Office of Research

Annette Clarke, Grants Officer
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x56927

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