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Notice of Intent for NSERC Programs

Posted by Jaq-Lin Larder on May 13, 2024 in Research Funding

Researchers who intend to apply for a Discovery Grant (DG), Subatomic Physics Discovery (SAP-DG), Subatomic Physics Major Resources Support (SAP-MRS), or Subatomic Physics Category 2 or 3 Research Tools and Instruments (SAP-RTI) in the 2025 competition must submit a Notification of Intent to Apply (NOI) by the deadline date of August 1, 2024, 9:00 p.m. (AST).

The NOI is mandatory when applying for any of the above listed programs and applicants who do not submit a NOI cannot submit a full application. The information contained in the NOI allows NSERC to start some aspects of the review process, including the preliminary assignment to an Evaluation Group, the selection of external reviewers, and the verification of the eligibility of the subject matter.

Discovery Grant NOI now available on Research Portal. Deadline date August 1, 2024, 9pm (AST).

Subatomic Physics NOI now available on Research Portal. Deadline date August 1, 2024, 9pm (AST).

The Early Career Researcher (ECR) option for Discovery Grant extension with funds process will commence in May.

For questions or more information, please contact your ORS faculty facilitator. 


Internal: None, no submission is made through ROMEO for NOIs related to DG.
External: August 1, 2024, 9 PM (AST)


The grants facilitator for your faculty can be found on the staff contact page. For additional resources, click here for guidance on internal deadlines and submission processes.