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Minimum Processing Times

As of June 1, 2011, internal deadlines for University approval will be mandatory.  Refer to the Campus News bulletin or the official memo for more details.

OR-5 Signature Approval

The OR-5 Research Proposal Approval Form must be completed for all research proposals before submission to research sponsors.

Major Agencies

Information regarding the deadlines and application processes for the major funding agencies.

Application Process

See how the application process progresses from start to finish.

Full Cost of Research

The Full Cost of Research Policy and its procedures specify how the University of Guelph recovers indirect costs of research activities to ensure a continually thriving research enterprise

University of Guelph Agreement Templates

Standard Research Agreement - The University of Guelph's Standard Research Agreement (formerly, Grant Agreement or Grant-in-Aid Agreement) may be used for research projects that follow the elements of a Research Grant.

Collaborative Research Agreement - The University of Guelph's Collaborative Research Agreement is used for sponsored research governed by terms that go beyond a Research Grant. 

Please see the research agreement templates and determine which template is the right fit for your research needs.

Canadian Common CV

The CCV is a web-based application that provides researchers with a single, common approach to gathering CV information required by a network of federal, provincial and not-for-profit research funding organizations.

All of the Tri-Councils (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) have migrated (or are in the process of migrating) their legacy CV systems to the new Canadian Common CV (CCV).