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Event Date: Oct 15, 2020
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The CFI has launched an updated call for proposals for the Exceptional Opportunities Fund – COVID-19 (EOF-COVID-19) competition with a submission deadline of July 6, 2020. Click here for full details from CFI.

UBC researchers should note our internal process for applying to the competition as noted on our EOF competition page.

Event Date: Nov 30, 2020
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The CFI publishes periodic updates. Please follow the link to find the latest issue of the CFI update.

Event Date: Mar 18, 2021
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In anticipation of the next CFI IF call, the UBC offices of the Vice-President of Research and Innovation (VPRI) and Institutional Programs Office (IPO), will begin the UBC internal competition planning starting this Fall 2021. While UBC’s internal process will be similar to the previous competitions, we will begin the process earlier to maximize project development time and time for internal review processes. Institutions have a limit on the total requests (in dollars, limited by the UBC...

Event Date: Feb 2, 2021
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The IPO is hosting Test Your Concept (TYC) sessions for researchers interested in submitting an application to the CFI IF 2022 competition.

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Event Date: Jan 12, 2021
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The Canada Foundation for Innovation is expected to make a call for proposals for the 2022 Innovation Fund this coming year. 

The Institutional Programs Office (IPO) is pleased to offer virtual information sessions for UBC faculty and staff seeking more information on the upcoming CFI IF 2022 opportunity. All potential CFI IF applicants are encouraged to attend. There will be some time at the end of the presentation for Q&A. Please register below to receive zoom session details...

Event Date: Apr 15, 2020
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As part of our commitment to excellence for researchers at UBC, the Insititional Programs Office has launched a website to act as a resource for researchers looking to apply to major infrastructure funds including CFI, BCKDF and Western Economic Diversification (WD). 

Check out our resource pages and contact pages for information on how to apply or advance your application to any of these awards as a UBC researcher.

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Event Date: Jun 15, 2020
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