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

Grant Amount: $15,000
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: N/A
Sponsor's: N/A

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Mitacs Accelerate International supports bilateral research collaborations between graduate students, universities, and industry partners, both in Canada and around the world.

Accelerate International provides: An opportunity for Canadian researchers to connect with global industry. International universities and faculty members can also participate. International research experience for the participating student, who undertakes a 16- to 24-week research project at the industry partner?s offices or facilities (and applicable participating universities) A $15,000 CAD research grant in the Canadian professor?s name to support student travel and accommodation expenses, research-related expenses, and student stipend.

Application Details: Contact your Mitacs Business Development representative for support during the project set-up and application process. Applicants are encouraged to apply at least 16 weeks prior to project start date to ensure time for adjudication, filing of appropriate documentation, and travel and accommodation arrangements. Consult with your home university?s international office to determine any requirements for travel to and research abroadSend a draft of your proposal to your Mitacs Business Development Representative prior to obtaining all signatures and submitting. Contact to obtain institutional approvals.
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:

Sponsor Contacts:

100 College Street, Suite 522
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
416 650-8445