NSERC Funding for Science Promotion

Mon. Jun. 20, 2016

Is promoting science your passion? Take advantage of the following great opportunities from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

Nominate an individual or a group for an NSERC   Award for Science Promotion. The nomination deadline is September 1, 2016.  

Apply for an NSERC   PromoScience Grant. The application deadline is September 15, 2016.

In addition to continuing to accept applications that promote the natural sciences and engineering to Canada’s young people in general, NSERC is issuing a targeted call for applications that focus on girls and/or Aboriginal youth–groups that are traditionally under-represented in scientific and engineering careers–and expects to support an increased percentage of applications in this area.

If you are interested in nominating an individual or group for the NSERC Award for Science Promotion please contact Jennifer Cleary at by Tuesday, August 2nd

If you are interested in applying for the PromoScience Grant the internal deadline is Monday, August 22nd