Centre for Inclusive Education – Next Research Hour

March 23, 2009

The Centre for Inclusive Education announces its final Research Hour for this term.

Michelle Baldwin

Community service for youth with disabilities – Enablers and barriers for youth in high school

 Monday March 30
1:00 until 2:00 p.m.
Elborn College, Room 1440

Bring your lunch. Pop, juice and cookies will be provided.

Western Innovation Fund (WIF)

March 23, 2009

Description: Funded projects are intended to support the cost of projects that will advance innovative research results towards application and commercialization.  Competitions are for one-time projects based on existing research initiatives and expected to be of short duration (6-12 months).

Amount: up to $50,000

Deadlines: Letter of Intent (LOI) & Report of Invention (ROI) due April 30, 2009
Full Application due June 1, 2009

Eligibility: The applicant must hold an academic appointment with a significant research component at UWO and must be eligible to hold a research account at UWO.

More Information & Application…

LOI and ROI must be accompanied by a Research Data Approval Form (RDAF) via ROLA.

Wayne Martino named Faculty Scholar

March 23, 2009

Faculty of Education Professor Wayne Martino has been recognized as one of Western’s Faculty Scholars. The award was established “to honour and celebrate outstanding scholarly achievements at a critical point in the career of a faculty member at Western.” Criteria for the award include: excellence in research, teaching and service.


More on the award at http://www.edu.uwo.ca/stories/martino.html