University Research Services

University Research Services
University Research Services

Research Tools and Instruments (RTI)  Grant Information for Queen’s Applicants

Timeline for Queen's Applicants:

September 8, 2020   1-2pm NSERC Webinar
October 1, 2020       1-2pm NSERC Webinar
October 12, 2020

Submission period for full administrative URS reviews with feedback provided to the applicants: please email a draft of your complete application, including CCV on or before October 12, 2020 to

Applicants are also highly encouraged to send their draft to several peers for review of the technical aspects of their proposal.

October 16, 2020 TRAQ deadline. Instructions for submitting a TRAQ DSS for a Research Tools and Instruments Grant Proposal
October 22, 2020 before noon Mandatory Portal Submission Deadline: all applicants must submit their application on the NSERC Portal by this date.  URS will submit your application to NSERC before the agency deadline.
Sunday October 25, 2020 8pm

RTI applications officially due at NSERC. When the deadline falls on a weekend, applications must be received by the following working day.

*Please note: applications not submitted to the portal by noon Oct 22 will not be reviewed or returned to the applicant for corrections.

NSERC Resources for Applicants

Queen’s Resources for Applicants

CCV Resources

Contact information:

NSERC Webinars

Research Tools and Instruments - How to complete an application

Slide deck from the 2020 webinars