BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Office of Research Services (ORS)//Events Calendar//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20200925T210551Z DTSTART:20200813T193000Z SUMMARY:Deadline: NSERC and SSHRC COVID‑19 Supplements DESCRIPTION:On June 4\, NSERC and SSHRC announced additional funding to support trainees (students and postdoctoral fellows) and research support personnel. On July 22\, 2020\, NSERC and SSHRC began contacting eligible grant holders directly to offer a supplement for each eligible grant that they hold.\nTo accept a supplement\, recipients will need to confirm the following for each grant:\n\nthe research and work of trainees and research support personnel was disrupted by COVID-19 from April 1 to June 30\, 2020\, and\nthe grant was used to pay the salaries and stipends of trainees and research support personnel during this period of disruption.\n\n**Eligible grant holders have until August 13th\, 2020\, to respond to this offer of a supplement** \nNote that the value of the supplement will be commensurate with the average level of support provided to trainees and research support personnel (e.g.\, for NSERC 64% and for SSHRC 63.5% of the yearly installment) over a three-month period.\nOnce the deadline has passed and the final list of supplements has been approved\, grant holders will receive documentation confirming the details of each supplement they will receive.\nFor more information on the supplements\, please visit the following webpages:\n\nSupplement funding announcement (NSERC)\nSupplement announcement (SSHRC)\nSupplement funding FAQ\n\nContacts\nNSERC:\nSSHRC:\nDalhousie: Caroline Sequeira ( URL: UID: END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR