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Queen's University
 

Principal's Development Fund

International Visitors Program

This Program aims to enrich the international dimensions of the University, both within our classrooms and within our research environment, by providing subsidies for international travel of scholars to Queen's and scholars and staff from Queen's.


1. International Visiting Scholars (Open Competition)

Supports visits by scholars from outside Canada. Visits must be at least three working days on campus and must involve significant interaction with both students and faculty. Preference to joint applications from more than one academic unit.

Read about previously funded projects.

Letter of invitation requirements. 

ApplyApplication form and full terms of reference

Deadline:  April 21, 2014.  Results announced late June.

 


2. International Visiting Scholars from Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities*

Supports visits by scholars from partner institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities*. Visits must be at least three working days on campus and must involve significant interaction with both students and faculty. Preference to joint applications from more than one academic unit.

Read about previously funded projects.

Letter of invitation requirements. 

ApplyApplication form and full terms of reference

Deadline:  April 21, 2014.  Results announced late June. 

* Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities:

  • Australia: University of Western Australia, Perth
  • Canada: Queen’s University
  • Germany: Tübingen University
  • New Zealand: University of Otago, Dunedin
  • Sweden: Uppsala University
  • UK: Durham University
  • USA: Dartmouth College, New Hampshire


3. International Visiting Scholars in Support of New International Research Collaborations

Supports visits by researchers from institutions outside of Canada (including existing institutional partners), where there is potential to establish new research collaborations with Queen's faculty. On-going projects are not eligible.  Applications can be made at any time during the 2014/15 academic year. 

Read about previously funded projects.

Letter of invitation requirements.  

ApplyApplication form and full terms of reference

Deadline:  Any time of the year 


4. Queen’s Visitors to Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities*

Supports initiatives that build new collaborations and broaden Queen's partnerships with fellow member institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities*. The Program provides seed funding to Queen's faculty and staff to help initiate a research, academic or administrative collaboration. On-going projects and direct costs of research are not eligible.

Applications can be made for visits taking place during the 2014/15 academic year.

Apply: Application form and full terms of reference

Deadline: Any time of the year

* Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities:

  • Australia: University of Western Australia, Perth
  • Canada: Queen’s University
  • Germany: Tübingen University
  • New Zealand: University of Otago, Dunedin
  • Sweden: Uppsala University
  • UK: Durham University
  • USA: Dartmouth College, New Hampshire

Contact: Barbara Yates
Manager, International Projects and Initiatives
Office of the Provost
Ext. 79124

Kingston, Ontario, Canada. K7L 3N6. 613.533.2000