Value: Up to $150,000 in support for research tools and instruments with a net cost between $7,001 and $250,000.
Research Tools and Instruments (RTI) grants foster and enhance the discovery, innovation and training capability of university researchers in the natural sciences and engineering by supporting the purchase of research equipment.
In addition to NSERC’s Eligibility Criteria for faculty, applicants and co-applicants must each currently hold or be applying for one of the following NSERC research grants at the time of application: Discovery Grant, Strategic Partnerships Grants, Collaborative Research and Development Grants, Canada Research Chairs, and/or Canada Excellence Research Chairs.
- Salaries of technical and professional research support staff employed to operate and maintain the facility, and provide assistance to users
- Operation and maintenance of the facility
- Materials, supplies and minor equipment essential to the operation and maintenance of the facility
Deadline: October 25, 2017
Contact: Research Tools & Instruments | 613-995-5829