UBC Researchers Awarded $6.6m through SSHRC Insight Grants

Post date: Jul 7, 2020

49 projects led by UBC researchers supported as part of $91m national investment.

Community-University Engagement Support (CUES) Funding for Community Partners

Post date: Jun 30, 2020

Funding is available to support community organizations who partner with UBC faculty, staff or students. CUES offers up to $30,000, paid directly to the community partner. Info session July 22, NOI due September 16.

A Phased Resumption of In-Person Behavioural Research

Post date: Jun 29, 2020

Based on the findings of a specially convened task force,  UBC Vancouver and Okanagan Behavioural Research Ethics Boards have updated their review processes to allow for the limited resumption of on- and off-campus in-person behavioural research.

UBC receives $14 million in federal funding for COVID-19 research

Post date: Jun 25, 2020

Funding supports 19 UBC-led projects in drug research, global health, obstetrics, medical imaging, public health, and Indigenous health.


Post date: Jun 19, 2020

Twenty-one doctoral students at UBC have received a Vanier Canada Graduate Fellowship, and three postdoctoral fellows have received a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship.

UBC researchers supported by $40m investment from NSERC

Post date: Jun 17, 2020

Funding awarded through NSERC's Discovery Grants competitions.

Search for a new Associate Vice-President, Research & Innovation

Post date: Jun 8, 2020

UBC is embarking on a search for a new Associate Vice-President, Research & Innovation to succeed Professor Helen Burt who completes her term in early 2021.

UBC Research Teams Awarded $3.3m through NSERC's CREATE program

Post date: Jun 3, 2020

Lukas Chrostowski and Diane Srivastava lead projects in in Quantum Computing and The Living Data Project

UBC Researchers Awarded $7m from SSHRC Partnership Programs

Post date: May 19, 2020

UBC researchers lead three projects supported by SSHRC Partnership Grants and a further six projects through SSHRC Partnership Development Grants.

UBC researchers receive $5m from New Frontiers in Research Fund: Exploration Stream

Post date: May 14, 2020

Funding supports 20 UBC-led projects that bring disciplines together in nontraditional ways to explore new research directions.