Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount: $10,000
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Jun 23, 2011
Sponsor's: Jun 30, 2011

Subject Areas: Award Nomination
Description: The Steacie Prize is a Canadian award of $10,000 presented once a year to a scientist or engineer of 40 years of age or less for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada.

Application Details: Nominations of candidates should be made by a colleague, and should include a description and evaluation of the nominee?s work, together with a curriculum vitae, a publication list, and a list of referees.Candidates for the prize are nominated by their colleagues. Nomination packages longer than 25 pages (single-sided) may be edited for brevity. The nominations should contain: a nomination letter explaining why the candidate should be considered for the prize, and giving the candidate's birth date, a curriculum vitae with publication list, and a list of names and addresses of 5 or 6 independent referees with recognized expertise in the candidate?s field. Please submit by e-mail (*.doc or *.pdf files) to: Email:
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: Pocock,Katy
Russelo,Theresa M

Sponsor Contacts:

1200 Montreal Road, Bldg. M-58
OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada
613 949-3042