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Information Session: Early Researcher Awards 2018

April 27, 2018 at 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Location:3101 Canal Building
Key Contact:Charlene Kennett
Contact Phone:613-521-2600 x3277

Presenter: Tehani Mott, Senior Policy Advisor, Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science and Ministry of Economic Development and Growth.

This information session will assist Carleton Researchers who will be applying for the Ministry of Research and Innovation’s Early Researcher Award (ERA) 2018 competition, as well as Researchers who may be considering an application in future rounds.

Following the Ministry’s presentation, past ERA Review Panel members will be available to provide their insights and answer questions.

Early Researcher Awards – These highly competitive awards are open to all disciplines, and are for faculty no more than 5 years from having started their academic research career and no more than 10 years from conferral of their PhD. To be competitive, researchers are encouraged to be actively involved in conducting research that has been supported by peer-reviewed funding and to demonstrate academic independence from previous supervisors. More information on ERAs

Please note, candidates put forward for this competition by the University are selected in advance through an internal review process by the Carleton University Prizes and Awards Committee (CUPAC) in conjunction with Associate Deans (Research) from each Faculty.  Please note, the internal selection process for this year’s ERA competition has been completed.  Researchers interested in pursuing an ERA for a future round are welcome to attend and also encouraged to speak with their Associate Dean Research and their Faculty Research Facilitator.

For further information and to confirm your attendance, please contact Charlene Kennett, CORIS Prizes and Awards Administrator, at or x3277.