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GlycoNet Strategic Initiatives

Opportunity NameStrategic Initiatives
AgencyCanadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
ValueUp to $150,000
Indirect CostsTBD
Duration12 months
Mandatory registration due at agencyRolling deadline
Application due to FSc RO at for full review10 business days prior to agency submission
Application and fully signed ORS checklist due to FSc RO at for mandatory review5 business days prior to agency submission
Final application and fully signed ORS checklist due at ORS for mandatory review2 business days prior to agency submission, by 10:00AM
Application due at agency Rolling deadline

To fund partner-led projects that address research needs of the pharmaceutical biotechnology, or agri-food industry.

  • This opportunity is open only to individuals at post-secondary and research hospitals who are eligible to hold research funds, including Tri-Council funds, i.e., the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) or the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).

Note: Partner matching of 1:1.5 is required. 50% of matching funds must be cash (for a $100,000 request, matching should be $150,000 with at least $75,000 cash and $75,000 in-kind). Canadian Federal funding is ineligible for matching. Industry partner is preferred.

How to Apply

York University researchers are reminded that all applications for external research funding, including Letters of Intent, must be reviewed and approved by the Office of Research Services before they are submitted to the granting agency.  For internal approval, the application must be accompanied by a completed ORS Checklist, which requires the Dean’s signature.  Please send the complete application, with the finalized budget and a completed ORS checklist to, five days prior to agency deadline.

ORS is accepting electronic applications – the process is outlined here.

For specific questions, please contact FSc Research Services at