DG – Discovery Grants Program
Revised: August 9, 2017
Applicants are asked to self-identify as either Early Career Researchers (ECR) or Established Researchers (ER) in the application. ECR definition has changed. For more information consult Discovery Grants – Applicant Categories.
Information regarding the criterion on the contribution to the training of HQP was revised to provide applicants and peer reviewers with clearer guidance on what to include in the application and how this criterion is assessed.
Applicants are encouraged to increase the inclusion and advancement of women and other under-represented groups in the natural sciences and engineering, as one means to enhance excellence in research and training.
Information regarding the relationship to other research support was revised to clarify the information that is required in the application and how it is assessed