Submissions for Terra Nova Innovator Award due June 3

Apr 11th, 2024

By Jackey Locke

Proposals are being accepted for a faculty award that provides critical financial support to early-career researchers.

The Terra Nova Innovator Award (TNIA), which is valued at up to $50,000, recognizes emerging faculty members whose research is particularly innovative and whose specific proposal has real potential to make a significant impact on society.

Terra Nova Innovator Award proposals due June 3, 2024

Those interested in applying can review the details here.

The award is supported through funding from Suncor on behalf of partners in the Terra Nova oil field. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, June 3.

Researchers must submit proposals electronically to

Please contact your unit’s grants facilitator (or, if the unit has no grants facilitator, the person with signing authority for your unit) to confirm if there are earlier, internal deadlines. Internal deadlines must be factored into the timing of the development and submission of applications.

More information about the award, including terms of reference and application process, is available online.