Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC): Industrial Research Chairs Grant

Support for Canadian companies, multinationals with Canadian operations, and/or fee-for-service public utilities to partially fund the salary of an Industrial Research Chair at a Canadian university. Chairs can be an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor or an outstanding research and development professional. During their five-year term (renewable once for researchers), Chairs undertake activities that focus on the needs of particular industrial partners (research, critical mass, student training).