Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:
http://www.sici.org/programmes/details/partnership-development-seed-grant/
Sponsor/Award: SHASTRI INDO CANADIAN INSTITUTION - PARTNERSHIP DEVELOPMENT SEED GRANT - 2010 FALL COMPETITION

Grant Amount: $15000
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Sep 23, 2010
Sponsor's: Sep 30, 2010

Subject Areas: Collaborative Research
Description:

The purpose of the grant is to be a catalyst for activities which contribute to formal institutional agreements or other long-term partnerships between Canadian and Indian institutions.

The Shastri Institute will provide grants to Canadian or Indian institutions to support catalyst activities such as workshops, seminars, conferences, scholarly discussions and planning meetings that are expected to lead to significant research collaborations with institutions from the other country.

Application Details:

Funds may be used to support a bi-national seminar, conference, meeting, or other activities that: build awareness of potential collaboration opportunities between Canadian and Indian institutions, promote sharing of knowledge, information, resources and expertise, showcase existing Canada-India research collaborations and their impact on society, assist researchers to take advantage of Canada-India collaborative opportunities.

Applications must arrive at the Institute?s office by 4:30 p.m. Calgary or Delhi time. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications should be sent by email to apply.shastri@ucalgary.ca

INDIRECT COSTS ARE NOT SUPPORTED BY THIS PROGRAM

NOTE: Letters of Intent and Full Applications are to be processed through Research Development Services for institutional signatures, and are to be accompanied by a completed RDAF form (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean signatures). Requests for Institutional signatures should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline.
Western Contacts: Katsivo,Melanie
Pocock,Katy

Sponsor Contacts:

SICI@UCALGARY.CA
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute
1402 Education Tower
2500 UNIVERSITY DRIVE N.W.
CALGARY, Alberta, Canada
403 220-7467