OSR Information Session - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Development Grants


James Administration Building #301, 845 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 2T7, CA

The information session will include:


  • A brief presentation about the requirements of the Insight Development Grants (IDG) by the Office of Sponsored Research;
  • Presentations from Prof. Anila Asghar (Faculty of Education) and Prof. Yann le Polain de Waroux (Department of Geography & Institute for the Study of International Development), who will share their insights and experiences as peer reviewers and successful awardees;
  • A question and answer period.


Please RSVP online by Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 12:00 P.M.



Insight Development Grants support research in its initial stages for up to two years for emerging and established scholars in the social sciences and humanities. The grants enable the development of new research questions, as well as experimentation with new methods, theoretical approaches and/or ideas. The maximum value of an Insight Development Grant is $75,000.
For the current competition, at least 50% of funds will be reserved for applications from emerging scholars.

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