Application forms no longer require a written signature. However, in lieu of this, applicants must check the box at the end of the application form to acknowledge that the information provided in the application is accurate and complete.
Yes, you may contact the program officer responsible for the program to get feedback on your application if you are not successful. Jury comments may also be shared for juried programs.
For applicants who are set up for direct deposit, typically payments will be made within 10 business days of receipt of notification of results.
For those without direct deposit, a cheque will be mailed to grant recipients within 10-25 business days after notification of results.