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Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative - 2020/21 Call for Research Proposals

December 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has issued the 2020/21 Call for Research Proposals for the Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative. This initiative is jointly funded by the federal and provincial governments under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership. Research priorities for the current call for proposals are: Food Safety, Plant health and protection, Sustainable Production Systems 

Virtual Information Session 
A virtual information session is scheduled for Tuesday, November 17, 2020 from 2:00 – 3:30pm to provide information about the application process and priorities. Please RSVP to research.omafra@ontario.ca to confirm your attendance and receive the webinar details. 
Application due at F.Sc. for full review: email to:  fscro@yorku.ca - Friday, December 11, 2020 
Application due at ORS for full review: Monday, December 14, 2020 
Application and fully signed and completed ORS Checklist due at ORS for required review: By 9:00am on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 
Application due at agency: By 2:00pm EST on Friday, January 8, 2021 
ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here:  
https://yulink-new.yorku.ca/documents/20182/1241545/Electronic+submission+of+res+apps+and+ORS+Checklists+Maqy+2020/6132a1da-89e2-472c-876b-b54431281e12 
For details on how to apply, visit: https://www.ontario.ca/page/ontario-agri-food-research-initiative