The Petro-Canada program now provides two awards to new researchers at Western and Robarts to recognize, promote and support work that is particularly innovative, impacts positively on the learning environment in their department, and has the potential to be of significance to society at large. This program is intended to help attract and retain bright young minds at Canadian Universities, colleges and major research institutes and to help young researchers launch their scholarly careers and enable them to carry their research forward.
See program-specific guidelines for eligibility requirements.
Funding opportunity for new Robarts researchers.
A summary of the program is available at: http://sustainability.suncor.com/2009/en/responsible/1064.aspx.
Western only - $10,000
Robarts only - $6,000
March 2, 2015 - to submit application to Research Development & Services
Award period starts May 1st
Program Specific Guidelines - Western & Robarts Competitions
Application Form - Password-protected Online form for both Western and Robarts applicants
The PCYIA internal adjudication and selection process is managed by Research Development & Services. All applications must be uploaded to a ROLA Proposal before Chair and Dean signature approval is confirmed. See program guidelines for more details on this competition's internal process.
Indirect costs are not supported by this program.
Final Report Form - Password-protected ONLINE form for both Western and Robarts Award Recipients
Julaine Hall, Development Consultant (Awards & Distinctions)
Tel: 519-661-2111 x87970