Research Awards

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science offers six research awards.

Charles Allan Thompson Summer Research Award

The Charles Allan Thompson Summer Research Award was established in memory of Charles Allan Thompson, B.Sc (Mech.Eng.) 1997, and is intended to provide support to Undergraduate students in the Faculty of Applied Science to participate in a summer research Program.

Study Level: Undergraduate
Deadline: March 8, 2021


Dean's Graduate Research Award

The Dean's Graduate Research Award is a three year award that is intended to enhance the Graduate student experience.

Study Level: Graduate
Deadline: CLOSED

DGRA Online Application


Dean's Research Fund

The Dean's Research Fund is intended to provide funding to support new projects of a large-scale that are transformative in nature with a strategic value to the faculty and university as well as the province of Ontario and Canada. The end result of the project will be to position the FEAS as an international leader in a key research area.

Study Level: Faculty
Deadline: CLOSED


FEAS Excellence in Research Award

The FEAS Excellence in Research Award is intended to recognise outstanding contributions by faculty members to the research environment in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's University. The award is intended to reward mid-career faculty for their research excellence as indicated by quality and impact of published research, research productivity and research leadership.  Fostering the development of collaborative research initiatives within the Faculty, within the University, and both nationally and internationally as well as a broader impact on society will also be considered.

Study Level: Faculty
Deadline: Applications are to be submitted by the deadline of 4 pm on Friday, October 1, 2021


FEAS Research Centre's Fund

The FEAS Research Centre's Fund is intended to advance the research mission of the University as well as attract and retain leading researchers.

Study Level: Faculty
Deadline: April 29, 2022


Way Memorial Trust Award

The Way Memorial Trust Award is intended to support research in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's University.

Study Level: Faculty
Deadline: Friday, July 28, 2023