SHARCNET Dedicated Programming Support: Round XVIII Call for Proposals


The programme is open to all faculty holding a valid Compute Canada account. In the event that proposals are closely ranked, preference will be given to faculty from SHARCNET partner institutions.

How to Apply: 

On April 9, 2021 SHARCNET issued a call for proposals for Dedicated Programming Support Round XVIII. Applications are encouraged that satisfy the programme objectives and priority will be given to proposals that meet one or more of the following conditions:

  • Propose an innovative project that will leverage the capabilities of the national systems, such as “Graham” and the cloud.
  • Propose a programme of work that deals with the efficient processing of large, heterogeneous datasets using a variety of data mining, machine learning or other analytics software.

Applications are submitted via SHARCNET’s webportal and are due by May 21, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST. Please note that consultation with a SHARCNET HPTC prior to submission is a programme requirement.

Due to the current workload of SHARCNET programming staff, only a limited number of proposals are expected to be awarded in this round. For additional information, please refer to the application guidelines. Questions should be addressed to

External Deadline: 
Friday, May 21, 2021
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