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: Jan 31, 2013
Sponsor's: Jan 31, 2013

Subject Areas:

All subject areas may apply. Funded by the Office of the Vice-President (Research), 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: One competition 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: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
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