Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute FacultyTraining and Internationalization Program 2016-17


Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute


Faculty Training and Internationalization Program (FTI) 2016-17

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Program Information


Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute has announced a call for applications for Faculty Training and Internationalization program (FTI) from faculty members in all disciplines.  This program aims at capacity building of faculty members as well as internationalization of curriculum and teaching methodologies in the participating institutions. The FTI grant will allow the Canadian and Indian faculty members to travel to universities of alternate countries upon invitation to work on receiving/delivering capacity building training on areas such as: teaching-learning pedagogy, course or curriculum development or any other areas identified by the host institutions. The duration for such faculty mobility would be between 4 to 6 weeks. 


Full-time faculty member or professor emeritus and must be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada. A letter of invitation from the host institution is required. 

Funding Availability

 $5,000 CAD. The grant includes a round-trip economy class airfare from Canada to the city of affiliated institutions in India and a weekly/monthly stipend as per the travel policy of the Institute.

Project Duration

Project implementation period starts from November 15, 2016 and ends on September 30, 2017.


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

Internal Deadline

Faculty submits OR-5 form and full application to:

External Deadline

Faculty submits completed electronic application to Please mention: Application for Faculty Mobility Program 2016-17 on subject line of your email.

For Questions, please contact

Mammuda Aldeen     
Program and Member Relations Officer
Shastri Indo Canadian Institute
1418 Education Tower
2500 University Dr. N.W.
Calgary AB T2N 1N4
Phone: (403) 220-3220
Fax: (403) 289-0100

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

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