Request for Proposals – NS Advisory Council on the Status of Women (NSACSW)

Request for Proposals AMENDED FEBRUARY 22, 2021 The Nova Scotia Advisory Council on the Status of Women (NSACSW) requires the services of an evaluator to lead the evaluation of a multi-partner project located in the Halifax Regional Municipality.  Creating Communities of Care Through a Customary Law Approach (CCC) was developed to address “the lack of culturally-competent services…

Dalhousie’s Ocean-Going Robots “Glide” Into New Waterfront Workspace at COVE

This announcement originally appeared on the Dalhousie University's website and has been republished with their permission. Written with contributions from staff at Dal, OTN, OFI and MEOPAR. They’ve travelled more than 82,000 kilometres on over 100 missions, but the most notable expedition in 2020 for Dalhousie’s glider group was a trip over a Halifax harbour bridge to their brand…

New CIHR Opportunities for Early Career Researchers

In January, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) announced the launch of two new opportunities for early career researchers - the Reviewer in Training (RiT) Program and the Health Research Training Platform (HRTP) Pilot. Reviewer in Training (RiT) Program The Reviewer in Training (RiT) program offers early career researchers a learning opportunity to gain…

Federal Research Funding Integrated Calendar

Canada’s federal research funding agencies—the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)—together with the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), have created an integrated calendar of agency and interagency funding opportunities.  The integrated calendar lists a wide-range of funding opportunities for…

African Nova Scotian Researcher Directory

The Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute is creating the first African Nova Scotian Researcher Directory. The purpose of the directory is to help bring awareness to, and create a network of, researchers of African descent in a range of fields. The directory will be a “go to” place for researchers looking to work collaboratively and…