Federal Funding Support for Research Personnel and Trainees Impacted by COVID-19

The following programs are applicable for research at UBC and affiliated health research institutions.

Research funded by non-government sources (industry and foundations)

The Canada Research Continuity Emergency Fund (CRCEF) is a tri-agency program administered by SSHRC and is part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan.

Research funded by federal granting agencies (NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR)

Additional information has been published by the federal granting agencies about supplementary support for research personnel and trainees funded by NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR grants. Faculty members will be contacted directly by the relevant funding agency for each eligible grant they hold. Additional details are posted on the web pages listed below: