Research Western

John Charles Polanyi Prizes from the Council of Ontario Universities - 2016

The John Charles Polanyi Prizes from the Council of Ontario Universities (COU) are five prestigious research grants given annually to outstanding researchers in the early stages of their careers – beginning postdoctoral studies or new appointment as a faculty member at an Ontario university – to aid in research and professional development. The prizes have a value of $20,000 each and may be held along with any other financial support or research funds. They are awarded in the categories of physics, chemistry, literature, physiology or medicine, and economic science.

Eligibility

Application Process

The complete application process consists of:

Submissions

Only three applications per category may be submitted by Western. Prescreening may therefore be necessary. Faculty candidates should contact Julaine Hall (julaine.hall@uwo.ca) at Research Development & Services before applying.

Completed applications must be submitted internally.

Deadline

The nomination submission deadline to the School of Gradaute & Postdoctoral Studies is December 1, 2015

Contact

Interested parties are encouraged to consult with Julaine Hall (julaine.hall@uwo.ca) at Research Development & Services regarding this awards and the application processes.

Further details can also be found at: http://cou.on.ca/about/awards/john-charles-polanyi/