NSERC and the US National Science Foundation (NSF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on research cooperation. The MOU provides an overarching framework to encourage collaboration between Canadian and US research communities and sets out the principles for developing jointly supported activities. This new NSERC-NSF collaborative research opportunity focuses specifically on discoveries and innovations in the areas of artificial intelligence and quantum science.
The full requirements are described in the DCL. Proposals must include eligible applicants from both Canada and the US as described below.
- For Canada: One Canadian university researcher, or a team of Canadian university researchers, who is eligible to receive NSERC funds can apply.
- For the US: Please refer to the DCL and to the NSF website.
Proposals are expected to adhere to the areas of science, funding limits and grant durations for the NSF-participating programs and NSERC’s Alliance grants.
Contact Name: NSERC
E-mail Address: RP-Initiatives-PR@nserc-crsng.gc.ca