The Interdisciplinary Development Initiatives Program (IDIs) provides seed funding for projects that further Western’s research and teaching mission, attract scholars and graduate students to our University, and bring prestige to Western. (More)
Among Canada’s most prestigious and distinguished research awards, five unrestricted prizes of $100,000 are awarded annually to exceptional Canadian scholars in humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences, and engineering.
Deadline: June 15, 2015 (More)
These $250,000-grants are awarded to enhance the career development of outstanding, early-career faculty. Nominees will have successfully defended their doctoral thesis within the last 12 years. Deadline: June 8, 2015 (More)
A colourless, odourless and toxic gas to humans may hold a rather counter-intuitive key to extending the lives of kidney transplant recipients, Western researchers say. (More)
Research from two Western professors is challenging the longstanding myth that a child’s success in life depends on his or her family structure. (More)
It’s painful, inconvenient and costly. But if detected early, implant loosening – the slight movement of a newly replaced hip – can be dealt with, without the need for a major follow-up surgery, according to a group of Western students. (More)