SSHRC Internal Research Awards are to support the cost of research initiatives in disciplines normally supported by SSHRC and are intended for research projects of modest scope. The competitions are for seed money, one-time requests, and projects of short duration. Applications may be made for new research initiatives. Requests for funds to supplement existing operating or research grants, to augment funds for larger projects (funded or applied for), or to attend conferences generally will not be accepted.
Amount: maximum $7,000 (over one year)
Faculty Research Office: February 1, 2013 (1-2 weeks prior if you wish feedback on your proposal – submit to Karen Kueneman)
Research Development & Services: February 15, 2013 (results early April)
Eligibility: The Principal Investigator must hold an academic appointment with a significant research component at UWO and must be eligible to hold a research account.
Forms must be accompanied by a ROLA proposal.