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Travel Grant for the 4th World Conference on Research Integrity

For immediate release –

Ottawa, ON (February 10, 2015)

As part of the Secretariat’s efforts to promote responsible conduct of research (RCR), we are pleased to launch a Travel Grant to attend the 4th World Conference on Research Integrity in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from May 31 to June 3, 2015.

This Travel Grant will provide researchers, faculty, graduate students and institutional administrators responsible for RCR at Canadian institutions with an opportunity to learn more about RCR from an international perspective and engage leading RCR practitioners from around the world.

Attendees will be expected to pass on knowledge learned at the Conference to students and faculty at their institutions.

The Travel Grant will offer financial assistance to up to 10 applicants to attend the Conference (maximum award of $2,500.00).

  • Application deadline: March 13, 2015

  • Communication of funding decisions: March 31, 2015

If you are interested in RCR and would like more details about the Travel Grant, visit the application and evaluation criteria and procedures.

The Secretariat has sent a notification of this opportunity to the designated RCR contacts at all eligible institutions.

For more information, please contact:
Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research
350 Albert Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 1H5 Canada