The purpose of this funding is to develop new and competitive externally-funded research proposals in accordance with SSHRC expectations.
Amount: Up to 25,000 (1/2 of the funding from the VP Research and 1/2 from the Faculty)
**IMPORTANT: you must consult with the Associate Dean, Research in advance of the deadline to negotiate funding from the Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education Research Office: May 1, 2014 (if you wish to have feedback on your application – 1 week prior)
Research Development & Services: May 15, 2014 (decision by July 31)
Eligibility: Early Career Researchers, who are within three years of the start date of their first eligible academic research appointment at Western. SSHRC’s Subject Matter Eligibility guidelines apply to this funding opportunities. The applicant must be eligible to hold a research grant at Western.
Applications must be accompanied by a ROLA.