New SFU Faculty Members

Internal Grants for New SFU Faculty Members

President's Research Start-up Grants (PRSG) are available to equip new continuing faculty members with the start-up funding to assist them in getting their research started at SFU. Instructors pending receipt of their PhD are entitled to PRSG funding, however payment of the PRSG is conditional upon receipt of their Doctorate and resulting appointment as Assistant Professor. Please submit the claim form with a fully signed SFU Signature Sheet to Research Services (

  • Deadline for submission: Before the end of the faculty member’s first semester at SFU
  • Guidelines & Policy: PDF
  • Claim Form: Word