SSHRC Insight Grants


James Administration Building, Room 301, Montreal, QC, CA, CA

The purpose of the SSHRC Insight Grant Program is to provide support for long-term research initiatives of 3 to 5 years for emerging and established scholars in the social sciences and humanities.

Researchers in social sciences and humanities, arts and literature who are planning to apply to the upcoming SSHRC Insight Grant fall 2017 competition are encouraged to attend this information session, which will include:

  • Brief presentation about the objectives and application requirements of the SSHRC Insight Grant Program by Joanna Mastalerek and Maureen Donato, Grants Officers, Social Sciences and Humanities;

  • Presentations from Prof. Chris Barrington-Leigh (School of the Environment) and Prof. Mela Sarkar (Integrated Studies in Education) who were successful applicants to the program and/or have served on adjudication committees and will provide potential applicants with information about the peer-review system and strategies for preparing a successful proposal;

  • question and answer period where participants will be encouraged to raise any questions they may have about the program or the application process. 


Those who are unable to attend or who may not feel comfortable sharing their questions are invited to send their inquiries to maureen [dot] donato [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Maureen Donato) (ext. 2141) or Joanna Mastalerek (ext. 7300) in advance so that they may be included in the session.

*Light refreshments will be served.*

You are invited to register here by Wednesday. May 17th