NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize




Brockhouse Canada Prize - Call for Nominations

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Guidelines for the preparation and Review of applications in Interdisciplinary Research


NSERC  is seeking nominations of research teams for the Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering. 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 naturals sciences and engineering in the last six years. 


Candidates may be nominated by any individual or group; however, the nominators must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Self-nominators will not be accepted. A team may be nominated for the NSERC Brockhouse Prize and other major NSERC prizes in the same year, but can receive only one such prize in a given year. 

Funding Availability

The prize is accompanied by a team research grant of up to $250,000, which may be used to support the direct costs of university-based research and/or the enhancement of research facilities. The grant may be distributed in one lump sum or up to five instalments, depending on the needs of the recipients. 


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

External Deadline

Nominators submit electronically via the Secure Submissions for NSERC’s Innovative Collaborations and Science Promotion Programs directly to NSERC. Nominations must be submitted in Portable Document Format (PDF) as a single document.  

How to Apply

See Nomination Process for a complete list of items to include in the nomination package.

For Questions, please contact

Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering
350 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 1H5
Tel.: 613-943-7653
Fax: 613-947-3847
E-mail: brockhouse@nserc-crsng.gc.ca

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

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