summary (1 page maximum) detailing:
of proposal to which funds will be applied
of the proposed undertaking and why the Centre should support it
(applicants are also encouraged to document how their proposal relates to
the most recent “CA Candidates Competency Map”)
paragraph description of proposal
deliverable(s) from the undertaking and timing of the deliverable (s)
funding required for the proposal (including cost of course relief)
for undertaking the proposed initiative (if applicable)
(breakdown of funds requested by major categories, including cost of any
course relief; number of hours of research assistant time required; etc.)
sources of seed money for the proposed initiative (if applicable)
clear action plan
matters, if any, that the Advisory Board should consider
Short-listed candidates may be invited to meet with members of the Centre’s Advisory Board. These meetings will involve a brief oral presentation by the applicant of his or her proposal and an opportunity to answer any questions that the Board may have. The final decision regarding the Award will be made by the Director of the Centre, upon receipt of the Advisory Board’s recommendation.
The Award Recipient is required to submit to the Centre a brief progress report quarterly and a final report upon completion of the project.
Deadline for Submissions
Proposals will be accepted for consideration twice each year – winter and summer terms. However, good ideas will always be given consideration, throughout the year.
Themes and Questions
To assist applicants a one page document outlining
research and education related themes has been prepared and is available from
the Director of the Centre. Questions regarding awards should be directed to
the Director of the Centre: