Vice President, Research and International Relations, Ted Hewitt invites proposals for the exchange of researchers between Canada and Brazil within the scope of the new Cooperation Agreement between the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the University of Toronto, and The University of Western Ontario.
Amount: up to a total of $20,000 over 2 years to support travel and living expenses for Western researchers visiting their collaborators in the State of São Paulo.
Deadline: Research Development & Services has been extended to November 1, 2011.
Proposals may be submitted from all fields of knowledge and must be a joint proposal between Brazilian in the State of São Paulo and Western researchers. Please note an additional agreement piece will be required at the time of application. To apply, please find this competition posted on Western’s Funding Opportunity webpage under RW Internal Research Programs.
To read more about this opportunity, click on: FAPESP-UoT-WESTERN Researcher Exchange Program. If researchers require assistance in developing their proposals, please contact Hana Bokshi, Consultant, International Research & Relations, by email or by phone at (519)-661-2111 ext. 89309.