Participant funding for TRIUMF Accelerators Inc.’s application to renew particle accelerator operating licence
This participant funding offering is open from August 2 to October 1, 2021.
Participant funding notice
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) will hold a public hearing on March 9 or 10 2022, to consider an application from TRIUMF Accelerator Inc.’s (TRIUMF) to renew its particle accelerator operating licence. The licensed facility is located on the University of British Columbia campus near Vancouver, British Columbia.
The CNSC is offering participant funding to assist Indigenous peoples, members of the public, and stakeholders in reviewing TRIUMF’s licence renewal application and associated documents, and in participating in the Commission hearing process by providing topic-specific interventions to the Commission.
Up to $35,000 in participant funding will be disbursed among all eligible applicants for the provision of new, distinctive and valuable information through informed and topic-specific interventions to the Commission. Funding will be awarded for the review of documentation, including CNSC staff and TRIUMF Commission member documents, and for participation in the public Commission hearing. Funding for travel to the Commission hearing is within the scope of this opportunity. However, due to potential travel restrictions or limitations relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission will announce at a later date whether there will be in-person oral presentations at the Commission hearing.
To apply, submit a participant funding application form. Certain terms and conditions apply. You can submit the form by:
- Email: email@example.com
- Mail: Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
c/o Participant Funding Program Administrator
280 Slater Street
PO Box 1046 Stn B
Ottawa ON K1P 5S9
- Fax: 613-995-5086
Deadline for submitting a participant funding application: October 1, 2021.
A funding review committee independent of the CNSC will consider all applications for funding and make recommendations on the allocation of funds.
For information on how to participate, consult the Participate in a public Commission hearing and Participant Funding Program sections of the CNSC website.
For questions about this specific funding opportunity, contact:
Participant Funding Program Administrator
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