In 2008-09, UBC received a total of $475,285,174.25 in funding from all sources, supporting a total of 7,313 projects.
Support for UBC research is broadly summarized in the following tables. Detailed reports are available in each section.
|Tri-Council Agency||Total value||Grant Count||% of total value|
|Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)||$93,901,128||1,244||54.30%|
|Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)||$65,074,735||1,255||37.63%|
|Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC)||$13,939,268||397||8.06%|
Infrastructure funding supports buildings, facilities and large equipment used for research. The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) typically funds 40% of an approved infrastructure project, which is often matched by the BC Knowledge Development Fund (BCKDF). The University is responsible for funding the remaining 20%.
|Agency||Total value||Grant Count||% of total value|
|Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI)||$31,747,542||157||46.82%|
|BC Knowledge Development Fund||$21,395,532||56||31.55%|
|Sector||Total value||Project Count||% of total value|
|Government (Other agencies)||$156,247,284||1,129||32.87%|
|Award Type||Total value||Project Count||% of total value|
|Institute||Total value||Project Count||% of total value|
|Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute||$101,643,986||1,051||21.40%|
|Child & Family Research Institute||$45,995,249||774||9.68%|
|Providence Health Care Research Institute||$32,414,833||462||6.82%|
|BC Cancer Agency||$11,788,721||195||2.48%|
|BC Centre for Disease Control||$4,410,492||51||0.93%|
|BC Mental Health & Addiction Services Research Institute||$2,403,246||45||0.05%|
|Women's Health Research Institute||$732,806||11||0.01%|