The Office of Sponsored Research is pleased to invite
faculty members to an upcoming NSERC Discovery Grant
Getting Your Grant: Strategies
Date: Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Location: Raymond Building, Room R3-045
Time: 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M
New and established McGill researchers planning to submit an
NSERC Discovery Grant application this fall are strongly
encouraged to attend this workshop organized by the Office of
Dr. Brian Driscoll, Natural Resource Sciences
NSERC Committee 1501 – Genes, cells and molecules
The goal of this session is to provide "behind the scenes"
information about the peer review committee process and activities,
as well as helpful tips and "tricks of the trade" for researchers
to enhance the quality of their applications. This session will
focus on successful strategies for planning and writing a grant
application, with particular emphasis on the restructured peer
review system and new evaluation process. The latest competition
results and potential strategies for coping with recent changes to
the RTI and MRS programs will also be discussed.
If you would like to attend, please RSVP
to lauren [dot] clark [at] mcgill [dot] ca (lauren [dot] clark [at] mcgill [dot] ca)
by Friday, August 24th.
Please note that this workshop may be cancelled if
attendance is insufficient.
*Refreshments will be served.*
For further information about this workshop please call