Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) - Discovery Grants (DG)

Timeline for Queen's Applicants

Date and/or Time Description
Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Queen’s Discovery Grants (DG) Notification of Intent (NOI) Boot Camp for early career researchers and first-time applicants.

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022
8:00 PM

NSERC Discovery Grants NOI deadline. Applicants have to submit their NOI including a Canadian Common CV (CCV) on the NSERC portal. The NOI is mandatory for you to submit a full application.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022
10:00 - 11:00 AM

Queen’s Summer DG Info Session 1: Budget, Relationship to Other Funding, Summary and Sample Paper

 

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022
10:00 - 11:00 AM

Queen’s Summer DG Info Session 2: Proposal

Register for summer DG Info Session 2

Wednesday, August 24, 2022
10:00 - 11:00 AM

Queen’s Summer DG Info Session 3: Contributions to Research & HQP

Register for summer DG Info Session 3

Wednesday, August 31, 2022
10:00 - 11:00 AM

Queen’s Summer DG Info Session 4: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

Register for summer DG Info Session 4

Before Monday, October 3, 2022

The submission period for in-depth review by a Research Projects Advisor (RPA): please send a draft of your CCV, proposal and application sections to the following:

Applicants from Faculty of Health Sciences and Smith School of Business: send a draft to Dora Baczyk at  d.baczyk@queensu.ca.

Applicants from Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science: send the draft to Bei Cai at  beicai@queensu.ca

Applicants from Faculty of Arts & Science: send the draft to Adam Jeziorski  adam.jeziorski@queensu.ca

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

Friday, October 14, 2022

TRAQ DSS file submission deadline. Applicants must create a TRAQ file for their Discovery Grant application.

Instructions for submitting a TRAQ DSS for a Discovery Grant Proposal

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Mandatory Submission Deadline: all applicants have to submit their application on the NSERC Portal by that date, the earlier the better. Research Services has to do extensive checks on all proposals, and we need enough time so that applicants can still fix any issues that our checks uncover.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
8:00 PM

NSERC deadline for Discovery Grants applications.

Technical Support (for NSERC portal):

For NSERC Portal: Email:  webapp@nserc-crsng.gc.ca | Telephone: 613-995-4273

For CCV: Email:  support-soutien@cihr-irsc.gc.ca | Telephone: 613-954-1968 | Toll Free Telephone: 1-888-603-4178 


Queen's Contact Information for Discovery Grant applicants:

Dora Baczyk
Research Projects Advisor
for researchers in the Faculty of Health Sciences and Smith School of Business 
 d.baczyk@queensu.ca

Bei Cai
Research Projects Advisor
for researchers in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
 beicai@queensu.ca 

Adam Jeziorski
Research Projects Advisor
for researchers in the Faculty of Arts and Science 
 adam.jeziorski@queensu.ca