SSHRC continues implementation of its renewed program architecture with the Partnership Grants funding opportunity. The Letter of Intent application is now available.
Partnership Grants undergo a two-stage adjudication process, involving a letter of intent and a formal application. Only applicants successful at the letter of intent stage will be invited to submit a formal application.
1. Letter of Intent (LOI)
Faculty of Education Assoc Dean’s Office: 1 week prior to agency deadline (2-3 weeks if you wish feedback on your application – submit to Karen Kueneman)
UWO Internal: no less than 3 days prior to agency deadline.
SSHRC Letter of Intent: January 31, 2011 (results announced Spring 2011)
2. Full Application – by invitation only – fall 2011
LOI – Applicants successful at the letter of intent stage will be offered a grant worth up to $20,000 to help in the preparation of the formal application.
Full Application $500,000 to $2.5 million (over 4-7 years) – higher and lower amounts will be considered
Description:Partnership Grants provide support for new and existing formal partnerships over four to seven years. Partnerships must advance research and/or knowledge mobilization in the social sciences and humanities through mutual co-operation and sharing of intellectual leadership, as well as through resources as evidenced by cash and/or in-kind contributions.
The application process is totally electronic. Applications are to be processed through Research Development Services for institutional signatures, and are to be accompanied by a completed ROLA application.