ArcticNet is a Network of Centres of Excellence of Canada (NCE) that brings together scientists and managers in the natural, human health and social sciences with their partners in Inuit organizations, northern communities, federal and provincial government agencies, and the private sector to study the impacts of environmental change and modernization in the coastal Canadian Arctic.
ArcticNet is seeking research proposals in the social and human health sciences. New applicants and collaborators not previously engaged in ArcticNet are encouraged to apply. The list of targeted research themes in social and human health sciences includes the state of northern education (K-12 education, postsecondary education, and science & technology training) and strategies to improve it.
Faculty of Education Associate Dean’s Office: 1 week prior to agency deadline (2-3 weeks if you wish feedback on your application – submit to Karen Kueneman)
ArcticNet: January 18, 2010 (results announced March 22, 2010)
Annual budgets ranging from $30,000 – 150,000
Eligibility: Priority will be given to projects undertaken in the context of a multidisciplinary research team with appropriate partners. Integration of Northern and/or Inuit partners in designing and conducting the research is strongly recommended. Research projects must be relevant to ArcticNet’s mandate, objectives and research program, and must meet the criteria established by ArcticNet and the Networks of Centres of Excellence Program as stated in the ArcticNet Research Project Review Guidelines.
All Applications must be accompanied by a completed ROLA .