Faculty of Music

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The Killam Research Fellowships are highly distinguished research grants supporting scholars of exceptional ability engaged in research projects of broad significance and interest. They provide two years’ release time from teaching and administrative responsibilities, with regular salary and benefits, to devote time and energy to research. Eligible studies are in social/natural/health sciences, engineering, humanities, or studies linking multiple disciplines. The internal deadline for application submission is Thursday, May 1, 2014. For more information, see the attached Overview document, or visit http://killamprogram.canadacouncil</x>.ca/.

An information session on the Killam Program, which also includes the $100,000 Killam Prizes, will be held on Monday, March 24, 2014 in the Support Services Building, Room 4220, at 10:30 AM. It will be led by Ms. Luiza Pereira, Program Officer for the Killam Program. See the attached Purpose of Visit document for further details. Please let me know if you plan to attend this session.

Reid McNaughton

Killam Fellowship Overview

2014 Purpose of Visit


 For further application details, and to see all current competitions please consult the ROLA Funding Opportunities page.

More funding opportunities can be found on COS Pivot

**Reminder: Grant Applications are to be submitted under our legal name: The University of Western Ontario**

All applications require a ROLA submission


Please check out our Funding Announcements page for other news about grant applications.


The Don Wright Faculty of Music offers 2 major funding opportunities: The University Research Grant (URG) and the Faculty Research Development Fund(FRDF). The guidelines and applications for these various funding opportunities can be found here.

University Research Grant:


Faculty Research Development Fund:


 Travel Funding FRDF


Guidelines for assessing FRDF


Faculty Travel Policy


Final Report


ROLA