- June 1st 2010 - October 1st 2010: Submission of Letters Of Intent (LOIs).
- October 2010: Review of LOIs (2 reviewers per LOI)
- Early November 2010: Applicants are informed if their LOI has been accepted or not
- November - January 15th 2011: Submission of full application by applicants whose LOI has been accepted
- January 15th 2011 - March 2011: Review of full applications (2 reviewers per application)
- March 2011: Meeting of BRIDGES Executive Committee and BRIDGES Review Committee for final selection
- May 2011: Applicants are informed of the final decision