CAUL-CBUA is now accepting proposals for its annual Collaborative Research & Innovation Grant. This Grant supports new or established librarians, working in a CAUL-CBUA member institution, who aspire to, or are, actively engaged in research.

Two grants of up to $1,000 each are awarded annually, when merited, to help achieve the following objectives:
·  to support new or established practitioners working in academic libraries conducting research with the intent to share results through publication and/or conference presentations;
·  to encourage and support collaborative research undertaken by practitioners in the field of academic librarianship;
·  to promote research in the field of academic librarianship that is evidence-based and applicable to the Region.
An award of $500 to recognize a recent innovative practice or service may also be awarded to a CAUL-CBUA librarian or team of librarians.

Persons submitting proposals must work in a CAUL-CBUA member institution.

The deadline for application is Friday, October 28th, 2016.  Grant applicants should submit their proposal via e-mail. Submissions by fax or post will not be accepted. Confirmation of submission will be sent to the applicant.

For more information on the grant and how to apply, go to:


To view reports from previous grant winners, please go to:


Cynthia Holt
84 Chain Lake Drive, Suite 402
Halifax, NS B3S 1A2
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