Research Funding Opportunities

Browse upcoming funding opportunities for UNBC researchers.

SSHRC Insight Grant

Deadline: October 05, 2018

Support research excellence in the social sciences and humanities.

Agency Application Deadline: October 15, 2018

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

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

CIHR Team Grant: Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North

Deadline: October 17, 2018

Support projects relevant to food security and climate change in the Canadian North.

Letter of Intent (Step 1) due October 25, 2018

Full Application (Step 2) due April 3, 2019

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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

CIHR Postdoctoral Fellowship

Deadline: October 24, 2018

Support for highly qualified applicants in all areas of health research at the post-PhD degree or post-health professional degree stages.

Agency Application deadline: November 1, 2018

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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

SSHRC Connection Grant

Deadline: October 25, 2018

Support events and outreach activities geared toward short-term, targeted knowledge mobilization initiatives.

Agency Application Deadline: November 1, 2018

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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

CIHR Indigenous Gender and Wellness Travel Award

Deadline: November 01, 2018

Support to participate in the CIHR Idea Fair and Learning Circle to be held in Montreal in June 2019. The event will provide an opportunity for Indigenous Peoples and allies to meet each other, share their ideas and goals about Indigenous gender and wellness and to work with supporters who can turn their idea into a fundable project.

Agency Application Deadline: November 8, 2018

UNBC researchers applying to this funding opportunity must submit their applications 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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

SSHRC/CMHC Partnership Development Grant

Deadline: November 07, 2018

Support research in one of five priority areas identified by the CMHC in order to help set the stage for the creation of a Collaborative Housing Research Network.

  • Housing for those in greatest need;
  • Community housing stability;
  • Northern housing;
  • Sustainable housing and communities;
  • Balanced supply of housing.

Agency Application Deadline: November 15, 2018

UNBC researchers applying to this funding opportuntiy must submit their applicaitons 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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

Undergraduate Research Experience Award

Deadline: November 15, 2018

The Undergraduate Research Experience (URE) program is offered to provide opportunities for UNBC’s undergraduates to be involved in research and scholarly activities. It is also intended to provide encouragement for faculty members to mentor UNBC undergraduate students in their areas of research. Faculty members are encouraged to approach undergraduate students who would not otherwise have access to research opportunities and invite them to co-apply for the UNBC URE award.

Please review the guidelines prior to applying.  

https://www.unbc.ca/research/internal-funding-opportunities

Application Deadline: November 11, 2018 4:30pm

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research by email at research@unbc.ca

Contact:

Melanie Noullett, Research Support Officer

Email: melanie.noullett@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5796

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant

Deadline: December 10, 2018

Provide short-term and timely support to partnerships between a postsecondary-based researcher and a single partner organization from the public, private or non-profit sector.

Agency Application Deadline: December 15, 2018

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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

Mitacs Accelerate - Continuous Intake

Deadline: January 01, 2020

Put your talent to work with an organization that needs it and apply your skills in a non-academic environment. Accelerate grants are open to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.

Agency application deadline: continuous intake. Allow six to eight weeks for peer review.

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

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer (Social Sciences and Humanities and Health)

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

Jacqui Dockray, Research Project Officer (Natural Sciences and Engineering)

Email: jacqueline.dockray@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-6357

Mitacs Globalink Research Award - Continuous Intake

Deadline: January 01, 2020

The Mitacs Globalink Research Award provides $6,000 for senior undergraduate and graduate students in Canada to conduct 12–24-week research projects at universities overseas.

Agency application deadline: continuous intake.

Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research a minimum of 5 business days in advance of submission to the agency for review and signature.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer (Social Sciences and Humanities and Health)

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

Jacqui Dockray, Research Project Officer (Natural Sciences and Engineering)

Email: jacqueline.dockray@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-6357

Vancouver Foundation Participatory Action Grants - Convene Grant (Continuous Intake)

Deadline: January 01, 2020

Support research that is co-led by community members and researchers to learn more about the root causes of pressing issues impacting the health of communities.

Agency application deadline: continuous intake

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. Applicaitons must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815

Vancouver Foundation Systems Change Grants - Develop Grant (Continuous Intake)

Deadline: January 01, 2020

Support projects that take action to address the root causes of pressing social, environmental or cultural issues by influencing the behaviours of populations, organizations, and institutions.

Agency application deadline: Continuous Intake

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. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Research via Romeo.

Contact:

Nicole Balliet, Research Project Officer

Email: nicole.balliet@unbc.ca

Phone: 250-960-5815