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NSERC CREATE Letter of Intent

Posted by Danielle Andres on February 12, 2018 in Research Funding

About the Program:

NSERC’s Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) program awards grants of up to $1.65M over 6 years for the development of innovative training programs that enhance collaboration and facilitate the transition of trainees to productive employees in the Canadian workforce.

Dalhousie is limited to an allocation of 6 LOIs that can go forward to the National Competition. Therefore an internal review of all applications is normally conducted to determine which LOIs will be submitted. Below are the internal deadlines that have been put in place for this process. For more details please write to

Important Dates:

March 27, 2018   Submit LOI for internal review to

April 9, 2018        Receive committee comments

April 17, 2018      Submit LOI & VPR Letter of Support to

May 1, 2018         NSERC deadline

Finally, please see the slides from a recent NSERC webinar that outlines the CREATE program in more detail here.