New Faculty Start-Up Grant

Beginning January 1, 2019, the New Faculty Start-Up Grant (NFSG) replaces the President Research Start-up Grant (PRSG) and is available to new Assistant Professors.

The NFSG policy and procedures are found below:

To claim your NFSG, a completed SFU Funding Application Signature Sheet is required from the Office of Research Services (ORS).  

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 Assistant Professor.

Please send the complete claim package 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 ( for questions concerning the NFSG.