Funding Opportunity Information Sessions, February 2018

An update on some important events this month to keep you informed about the latest funding opportunities:


NSERC Office Hours 


Megan Griffith from the NSERC Pacific Regional Office will be hosting office hours at SFU campus every month.

Megan is responsible for NSERC’s Experience Award, Connect Grants Levels 1 through 3, and is familiar with the ins and outs of Engage, Engage Plus, and all of NSERC’s Research Partnerships. If you are interested in collaborating with industry, Megan can help you get started and provide advice on how to reach out to companies and put together a successful application.

Megan's office hours on SFU campus will be on the following days this month:

SFU Surrey Campus (SRY3066): Feb 15, 2018, 10am to 4pm

SFU Burnaby Campus (Discovery 2 Room 231): Feb 22, 2018, 10am to 4pm

Pre-arrange a meeting with Megan via phone (604-666-8815) or email (


Webinars and Information Sessions


The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research will be hosting a webinar on Feb 14, 2018, 10:00-11:00 am PST on the 2018 Research Trainee competition (competition details). Register for the webinar.


Genome BC is planning an information session at SFU in mid April (details to follow) on the 2018 Large-Scale Applied Research Project (LSARP) Competition: Agrifood  (competition details).

If you are interested, please contact