The NSERC E.W.R Steacie Memorial Fellowships are prestigious, $250,000 grants awarded to enhance the career development of outstanding, early-career faculty. Six fellowships are awarded annually to scientists or engineers earning a strong, international reputation for original research. Fellows are relieved of teaching and administrative duties for two years to devote their time and energy to research.
Nominators can be any individual or group of Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are senior members of the Canadian science and engineering community.
A complete nomination package consists of:
Electronically via Secure Submissions for NSERC’s Innovative Collaborations and Science Promotion Programs. Documents must be submitted as a single document in Portable Document Format (PDF).
The E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship
350 Albert Street
Western can submit six nominations in 2015. As such, nomination packages must be sent to Julaine Hall (firstname.lastname@example.org) in RD&S by Monday, May 25, 2015 for internal review and selection.
Final submission deadline is June 8, 2015
Interested parties are encouraged to consult with Julaine Hall (email@example.com) at Research Development & Services regarding these awards and their nomination processes.
Further details can also be found at: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Prizes-Prix/Steacie-Steacie/Nomination-Nomination_eng.asp