Deadline extended for submissions for Terra Nova Young Innovator Award

Mar 19th, 2020

By Jeff Green

The deadline for submissions is extended to May 15.
Deadline extended for submissions for Terra Nova Young Innovator Award

The deadline for submissions for the Terra Nova Young Innovator Award is extended from April 15 to May 15.

The award is one of Memorial’s most sought-after research awards for new scholars.

Valued at up to $50,000, the award recognizes emerging faculty members whose research is particularly innovative and whose specific proposal has real potential to make a significant impact on society. 

The award is supported through funding from Suncor on behalf of partners in the Terra Nova oil field.

If you have any questions related to the award or its criteria, you can reach out to Ellen Steinhauer ( for additional information.

Researchers should submit proposals electronically via email to Tina Winsor with Memorial's  Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI) unit.

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. These internal deadlines must be factored into the timing of the development and submission of these applications.

More information about the award, including its criteria and Terms of Reference, is available online



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