VPR Announcements

IDG deadline extension

Posted: 30 January 2014 11:55 am
As a result of the technical issue over the weekend, the deadline for submitting applications for the Insight Development Grants (IDG) funding opportunity has been extended to Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. (ET). Please note applications already received by SSHRC are not impacted. For technical questions please contact: Helpdesk Tel.: 613-995-4273 Email: webgrant@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca For Programs-related questions please contact: Research Portfolio Tel.: 613-996-6976 Email: insightdevelopment@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca

Subject: SSHRC Research Portal Issue Resolved

Posted: 27 January 2014 12:55 pm
The recent technical issue with SSHRC’s Research Portal has been resolved. All users should now have the capability to upload new CCV’s and file attachments. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and thank you for your collaboration. All assistance requests should be forwarded to our Helpdesk at webgrant@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca. Objet : Problème du Portail de recherche du CRSH - Résolu Le problème technique du Portail de recherche du CRSH est résolu. Tous les utilisateurs peuvent maintenant téléverser de nouveaux CVC et des pièces jointes. Nous nous excusons du contretemps et vous remercions de votre bonne collaboration. Toutes les demandes d’assistance doivent être acheminées à notre Service de dépannage, par courriel au webgrant@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca.

SSHRC is experiencing technical difficulties

Posted: 27 January 2014 8:31 am
SSHRC is experiencing technical difficulties with the application portal. You may have problems uploading pdf’s. SSHRC is aware of the problem and are working on it.

FAPESP - UVic - Call for Proposals 2013

Posted: 08 February 2013 11:50 am

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Call for Proposals for the support of research projects involving the Exchange of Researchers under the Scientific Cooperation Agreement between the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and University of Victoria. 

FAPESP and UVic will each provide funding of up to Can$10,000 per proposal per year, for the period established in the award, to cover reasonable research-related expenses under the provisions of the Cooperation Agreement between FAPESP and UVic. Selected proposals will receive funds for researcher’s travel (air tickets), health insurance and living allowances.

The number of projects funded is limited to three for this call; all fields of knowledge are included.

The closing date for submission of full proposal is April 9, 2013.
Full details of the call for research proposals are available here.  For further details, contact the International Office at oiaproj@uvic.ca

Website: http://oia.uvic.ca/sites/default/files/UVic-FAPESP-CFP_20130102_2.docx

Call for nominations

Posted: 07 February 2013 2:59 pm

The Office of Research Services created the Ralph Scheurle Staff Service Excellence Award in early 2012 to recognize and celebrate the achievements of staff within the office in support of research and research services, including community outreach.

In addition to the honour itself, recipients will be awarded a professional development allowance of $500.

Full details about candidate eligibility, procedure and the selection committee are included in the nomination package; please note that nominations for this award are due by May 15, 2013.

Please go to http://www.uvic.ca/research/conduct/awards/staffawards/index.html.php  for more information.