2023 Research Commons Workshop Registration Form - NSERC Alliance Information Session

2023 Research Commons Workshop Registration Form - NSERC Alliance Information Session

With a rolling deadline and funds from $20,000 up to $1 million per year up for grabs, the NSERC Alliance Grant is the perfect opportunity for researchers looking to collaborate with partner organizations and lead the generation of new knowledge and research applications in Canada.
Our three-part NSERC Alliance Workshop Series will help you understand more about this unique funding opportunity and how a NSERC Alliance Grant might be a good fit for your research plans.

Part I: NSERC Alliance Overview
February 23, 2023 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Part one of our workshop series will help you better understand the differences between the NSERC Alliance funding Options available to researchers and get a chance to ask a NSERC representative your questions about the Alliance program. A Previous NSERC Alliance Grant winner will also share their experiences preparing their grant and will be available to answer any questions you might have.

Maja Bracovic
Research and Innovation Department Officer, NSERC

Shooka Karimpour
Assistant Professor, Lassonde School of Engineering

Part II: Tips & Tricks for Preparing your NSERC Alliance Application
March 1, 2023 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Part two of our workshop series will continue to demystify the layers of the NSERC Alliance grant and help researchers understand what features make an application stand out at the adjudication table. Hear from experienced York grant support personnel explain tips & tricks professors interested in applying for a NSERC Alliance Grant won’t want to miss. A York Professor will also reflect on the changes they incorporated that helped fund their Alliance Grant.

Christina Corre
Strategic and Institutional Research Initiatives Specialist, SIRI

Soma Tripathi
Research/Awards Officer, Lassonde School of Engineering

Robert Allison
Professor, Lassonde School of Engineering
Director, Centre for Vision Research

Part III: Partnerships and Collaborations for Alliance & Innovation
March 8, 2023 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Part three of our workshop series explores how to develop, build, and maximize partnerships for the Alliance Grant. Whether you’re looking to begin forging partnerships, are in the process of building your team of collaborators, or finalizing details for your Alliance Grant submission, the team at Innovation York can help you out.

Jennifer MacLean
Assistant Vice-President, Innovation & Research Partnerships, Innovation York

Suraj Shah
Associate Director, Commercialization & Industry Partnerships, Innovation York
Xiaohui Yu
Associate Professor, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

Link to: https://yorku.zoom.us/j/95617590755?

Meeting ID: 956 1759 0755
Passcode: 848824