Research Western

SSHRC - Gold Medal for Achievement in Research

Sponsor Guidelines

Subject Areas

Social Science and Humanities


RD&S Internal: January 3

Sponsor: January 31

Application Method

Candidates may NOT nominate themselves. Nominations will be handled through your Dean or Associate Dean (Research) to ensure the nomination application is complete and accurate. Research Programs will be able to liaise with SSHRC on behalf of the Deans and Associate Deans, as well as provide feedback on nomination applications. Research Support Services will require a completed ROLA Proposal as a record of the nomination. Expenses that are directly related to achieving the objectives for which your grant was awarded are allowed.

Indirect costs are not supported by this program.


Nominated applications to this award will be internally supported and reviewed through a subcommittee of the University Research Board. Applications should be vetted through your Faculty Dean's Office.

Nominations and Full Applications are to be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional signatures, and are to be accompanied by a completed ROLA Proposal. Requests for Institutional signatures should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline.

Western Contact(s)

Research Office

Sponsor Contact(s)

Suzanne Bruneau
Program Officer
Fellowships and Institutional Grants, SSHRC
Tel: 613-996-7219
Fax: 613-943-1329

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