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more information about the items below, or to request application
materials, contact Rosalind Collins at the Office of Research,
737-8251 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
has recently allocated space on its Web site to allow students,
researchers, and companies to actively search for partners and
collaborators in areas of mutual research interest by submitting
descriptive postings. This free service is offered to individuals
and organizations involved in research areas falling under NSERC's
mandate. The postings can be found in one of the following four
categories: For students, for Researchers, for Companies; and
Job Postings. Postings may be submitted by e-mail and will appear
for a maximum of 90 days. Further details may be found at http://www.nserc.ca/match/
with Ukrainian scientists
Science and Technology Centre of the Ukraine (STCU) is inviting
foreign collaborators in a number of funded projects with areas
as diverse as immunodeficiencies, renewable solar energy, water
purification technology, polymer composite materials and ultrasonic
testing of textured pipelines for gas and oil among others. The
Office of Research has received a 10-page document which provides
information on the role of foreign collaborators as well as brief
summaries of between 10 and 20 projects on which collaboration
is invited. Copies of this information are available from the
Office of Research.
Parkinson Foundation of Canada offers grants of up to $45,000
per year for a maximum two-year period in support of projects
that are relevant to Parkinsons. Funds may be used to meet operating
expenses and equipment costs essential to the project. Applications
must be submitted by deadline Sept. 1. Two-year fellowships are
also offered for those holding an MD or PhD and who wish to carry
out research into the cause and treatment of Parkinsons. The
deadline for submission of applications under this program is
also Sept. 1.
Office of Learning Technologies (OLT) of Human Resources Development
Canada has issued a call for proposals in the area of New Practices
in Learning Technologies. Proposals must focus on adult learners
and meet specific program themes, objectives and assessment criteria
described in the OLT Guidelines and Funding Application dated
June, 2000. This documentation is available on the OLT website
at http://olt-bta.hrdc-drhc.gc.ca. Funding will be available
for activities to be carried out during the period Dec. 2000
to Dec. 31, 2002. The deadline for submission of proposals is
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute invites applications for the
position of vice-president (India Office) from Canadian academics
who will be on sabbatical or administrative leave in 2001-2002.
Remuneration for the position includes furnished accommodation
in central New Delhi, the use of a car for official purposes,
and a living, travel, and research allowance. Applications must
be received by deadline Oct. 30 and must include a formal research
German Federal Ministry for Education and Research is offering
support for joint research projects of up to three years duration
among German, U.S. and/or Canadian Scholars in the fields of
the humanities, social sciences, economics and law. Up to DM
90,000 per project may be provided to support costs of the German
or U.S. and Canadian partners; however, match funding must also
be provided from U.S. or Canadian sources. Applications must
be submitted jointly by at least one German and one U.S. and/or
Canadian scholar by deadline Oct. 30.
Canada-U.S. Fulbright Program offers both faculty and graduate
students the opportunity to carry out research, teaching and
study in the U.S. To be considered, the proposed activity must
have the potential to contribute to mutual understanding between
Canada and the U.S. Two programs are offered for faculty: grants-in
aid and short-term research chairs. Graduate students may apply
for research awards and formal enrolment awards. The deadline
for applications to all programs is Nov. 15.
Corporate-Higher Education Forum - Bell Canada
Farmers of Canada
research funding program (full application) 2000.
Research Foundation (The) (NY) DRF grants
for research projects (renewals).
Academic Exchange Service - research grants for recent
PhDs and PhD candidates - study visit research grants.
Frank Guggenheim Foundation grants for research.
Multiple Sclerosis Society (US) research
grant support programs: biomedical research program, patient
management, care, & rehabilitation program.
Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) collaborative
linkage grants; expert visits (physical & engineering science).
Whitaker Foundation biomedical engineering
research grant (preliminary application).
Runyon-Walter Winchell Foundation cancer research
fund (postdoctoral fellowships for basic and physician scientists).
Diabetes Foundation of Canada (JDF) research
grants/career development awards/postdoctoral fellowships (abstract).
Diabetes Foundation International (JDF) (US)
research grants/career development awards/postdoctoral
of Calgary-Gorbachev Foundation joint trust
fund (full application).
Whitaker Foundation special opportunity
awards (full application).