Canada Foundation for Innovation John R. Evans Leaders Fund (CFI JELF)
Academic Unit: inquire with unit
Memorial Deadline: Monday 1st, February 2021
External Deadline: Tuesday 15th, June 2021
Expressions of Interest (EOI) are invited for the Canada Foundation for Innovation – John R. Evans Leaders Fund (CFI JELF). Guidelines for submission of the CFI JELF EOI/Applications are attached, as well as the required internal sign off form. More information about this funding program can be found at the following link: http://www.innovation.ca/en/OurFunds/CFIFunds/john-r-evans-leaders-fund.
If you have any questions about this opportunity, please do not hesitate to contact Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All internal submissions are due by 10:00 a.m. on the day of the deadline. The following deadlines apply to this competition:
Phase 1 – Expression of Interest
February 1st, 2021: Internal deadline for submission of Expression of Interest (EOI) to Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI).
Phase 2 – Full Application Selection and Submission to CFI
March 22nd, 2021: Internal deadline for submission of completed* CFI JELF applications invited from Phase 1 (EOI call). Applications will be adjudicated and select application(s) will receive an invitation to proceed to revision (if applicable) and submission to the CFI.
May 17th, 2021: Internal deadline for revised submission of completed* CFI JELF applications addressing committee comments where applicable. (Note: For Canada Research Chair Nominees, revised CFI JELF applications must be submitted by April 12th, 2021). This version will be reviewed by SIRI and Academic Units for institutional and Unit comments/sign-off.
June 15th, 2021: CFI JELF deadline for submission of finalized application. (Note: For Canada Research Chair Nominees, CFI JELF applications must be submitted by April 19th, 2021).