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

Grant Amount: $7,000 MAXIMUM
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Nov 15, 2010
Sponsor's: Nov 15, 2010

Subject Areas:

All subject areas may apply. Funded by the Office of the Vice-President (Research & International Relations), this award is offered to support the cost of international research projects of modest scope. This program provides seed money for one-time requests and projects of short duration, which involve a significant international component and enhance knowledge generation or information exchange between Canadian and international academics.

Priority will be given to full-time probationary or recently tenured faculty who propose to conduct primary or secondary research in or about other countries or who require international travel. Submissions that offer a clear rationale for the proposed international research, exhibit innovation, and contain reasonable budgets with detailed justifications will receive preference.

Application Details: Guidelines, a link to ROLA, and application and final report forms are available at: Two competitions are held each year. Please note that application forms and guidelines are reviewed and possibly updated prior each competition.The program is administered by Research Development & Services under the general terms of reference outlined in the International Research Award guidelines. Completed proposals and results will be administered in electronic format only. NOTE IMMEDIATELY BELOW IS NOT APPLICABLE.
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: Lourdes,Florence

Sponsor Contacts:

Internal Grants Co-ordinator
Research Development & Services
Room 5150, Suppport Services Building
The University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada
519 661-2111