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SSHRC Insight Development Grants Information Session / Q&A with Successful Grant Recipients

Posted on: Nov 8, 2018

Do you intend to apply to the SSHRC Insight Development Grants competition for the February 1, 2019 deadline? The Office of Research Services invites you to attend an information session to help prepare and assist potential applicants with the SSHRC IDG application. 

Information Session: How to Apply for the Insight Development Grant
November 19 | 11:30 am – 1:00 pm | Room HA238 
This session will provide potential applicants with an overview of the Insight Development Grants funding opportunity. Research Officer Lainna ElJabi will take participants through the application process, provide an overview of the application modules, and explain how applications are adjudicated.

*Special* From 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm, join us for a Q&A with successful grant recipients.  Dr. Valerie Henitiuk and Dr. Tolly Bradford will be on hand to provide important tips and suggestions to assist applicants in creating a strong proposal. 

Workshop: Canadian Common CV (CCV) Lab
November 27 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | Room HA206 
All applicants in the SSHRC Insight Development Grants competition will be required to complete a Canadian Common CV (CCV) when submitting their applications. This lab is intended to guide applicants through the process of registering for a CCV account and creating a CCV for the IDG competition. Please bring your laptop and a copy of your CV for reference.

Sessions are drop-in but please notify Lainna ElJabi, Research Officer at lainna.eljabi@concordia.ab.ca if you are planning to attend
 If you intend to apply for this, or any external research grant competition, please contact me at lainna.eljabi@concordia.ab.ca for eligibility confirmation and individual assistance.

About the SSHRC Insight Development Grant The Insight Development Grant supports research in its initial stages and enables the development of new research questions, as well as experimentation with new methods, theoretical approaches and ideas. Funding for short-term research development projects, of up to two years, proposed by individuals or teams. At least half of the award budget is allocated to funding Emerging Scholars so it is an excellent opportunity for emerging scholars to launch their SSHRC-funding research programs!