Research Funding Opportunities

Browse upcoming funding opportunities for UNBC researchers.

Deadline: 15 Apr 2017 (All day)

BC Real Estate Foundation Partnering Fund

The goal of the Foundation Partnering Fund is to support research and educational programs, following objectives specified in the competition application form. Initiatives should involve collaboration among university entities and public, non-profit and/or professional organizations. Funding is available to faculty and graduate students, the latter with the agreement of their supervisor.

Deadline: 15 Apr 2017 (All day)

Seed Grant

Seed grants are intended to act as a "springboard" to assist faculty in obtaining external funding for their research. Seed grants are distinct from start-up funding, which is made available to new faculty and negotiated with Chairs/Deans as part of the appointment process.

Applications should be submitted via Romeo.  Visit the Office of Research homepage for the link to Romeo.

Deadline: 17 Apr 2017 (All day)

NSERC Discovery Frontiers - Biodiversity and Adaptation of Biosystems

Discovery Frontiers address national research priorities and global challenges by supporting a small number of major new transformative and integrative activities.  This Discovery Frontiers initiative spans a range of disciplines including: evolution, climate change, productivity in managed systems, population dynamics, conservation, invasive species, extinctions, adaptation, and the diversity of life.

NSERC LOI Deadline: April 17, 2017

NSERC Application Deadline (if invited): August 25, 2017

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research a minimum of 5 business days in advance of the agency deadline along with the completed and signed Grant and Contract Form.

Deadline: 1 May 2017 (All day)

NSERC - CREATE

This program supports the training of teams of highly qualified students and postdoctoral fellows from Canada and abroad through the development of innovative training programs.

NSERC Letter of Intent Deadline: May 1, 2017

NSERC Application Deadline: September 22, 2017

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research a minimum of 5 business days in advance of the agency deadline along with the completed and signed Grant and Contract Form.
Deadline: 12 May 2017 (All day)

MSFHR Reach Award

The MSFHR Reach Awards support the dissemination and uptake of research evidence to inform and improve further research, practice and policy-making.

Agency Application Deadline: May 19, 2017

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research a minimum of 5 business days in advance of the agency deadline along with the completed and signed Grant and Contract Form.

Deadline: 30 May 2017 (All day)

CIHR - Project Grant

The Project Grant program is designed to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes.  The program supports projects with a specific purpose and defined endpoint.

CIHR Registration Deadline: May 30, 2017

CIHR Application Deadline: June 13, 2017

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research a minimum of 5 business days in advance of the agency deadline along with the completed and signed Grant and Contract Form.

Deadline: 24 Jul 2017 (All day)

Genome BC Sector Innovation Program

The Sector Innovation Program (SIP) aims to support genomic research which has the long-term potential to address the needs of key sectors in BC’s economy and society.

Intake #3: Focusing on forestry; fisheries and aquaculture; agri-foods and agriculture; energy, mining and the environment.

Genome BC Statement of Interest Deadline: July 24, 2017

Genome BC Application Deadline if invited: September 11, 2017

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research a minimum of 5 business days in advance of the agency deadline along with the completed and signed Grant and Contract Form.

Contact

Jacqueline Dockray, M.Sc.
Research Project Officer
Office of Research
University of Northern British Columbia
Email: jacqueline.dockray@unbc.ca
Phone: 250-960-6357

Deadline: 1 Sep 2017 (All day)

Bridge Grant

The UNBC Bridge Grant is intended to enable UNBC researchers who are not currently receiving Tri-Council operating funds to continue research and strengthen applications to future Tri-Council operating funds programs. Please consult the competition guidelines for more information.