Faculty Recruitment Grant

Beginning January, 1, 2019, the Faculty Recruitment Grant (FRG) replaces the President Research Start-up Grant (PRSG) and is available to new Associate Professors or Professors for new start-up grant funding projects.

The FRG policy and procedures are found below:

To claim your FRG, a completed SFU Funding Application Signature Sheet (clickable link) and FRG funding claim form (clickable link to access the attached form) is required to be submitted to the Office of Research Services (ORS).  You can send completed forms via email to ors@sfu.ca

Claim forms from eligible new faculty members may be submitted at any time prior to the end of their first full semester in a tenure track position at the level of Associate Professor or Professor as indicated in your appointment letter.

Please send the complete claim package via email to ors@sfu.ca or to:

Research Grants Officer
Office of Research Services
Simon Fraser University
Research Services
Discovery 2, Room 230
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6

Contact Sara Du (vpafin@sfu.ca) for questions concerning the FRG.

Please contact the Faculty Dean's Office to assist you with setting up the grant project or if you have questions related to your existing NFSG or FRG projects (i.e. end dates, fund allocations, allowable expense).