NSERC 2019/2020 Discovery Grant Evaluation Group Roundtable Discussion

Please join us for a Discovery Grants Evaluation Group Roundtable Discussion hosted by SPARC and Tim Salcudean, VPRI’s Sciences & Engineering Research Advisor. This event will feature a panel of UBC faculty who serve on NSERC Evaluation Groups for the Discovery Grants Program. Discussion topics will include the review process, what makes an application successful and common weaknesses in applications.

The Discovery Grant (DG) is NSERC’s primary operating grant program supporting ongoing, long-term programs of research in the fields of natural sciences and engineering. DGs promote high-quality research, foster research excellence and provide for a stimulating environment for research training.

All DG applicants and support staff are invited to attend.


  • Date: Monday, September 16, 2019. 10am - noon
  • Location: Room 3340, Pharmaceutical Sciences Building (2405 Wesbrook Mall)

Please register below. Link to calendar invite.

SPARC Contact: alexander.unterberger@ubc.ca

NSERC DG Application Deadline: Friday, November 1, 2019

Posted: Jun 27, 2019