Funding Deadlines

The following list of funding opportunities has been compiled by the Office of Research Services and the Office of the Vice President Research. This list is updated as often as possible; however, funding deadlines may be changed at any time by the funding agency. Please ensure that you visit the funding agency's site to confirm deadline dates and award availability.

Jan Program Sponsor
1 Team Grant: Impact of Gender on Knowledge Translation Interventions - Registration Deadline
Full application due February 7, 2017
CIHR
Operating Grant: Sugar and Health
Internal Deadline: December 21, 2017
CIHR
NSERC Idea to Innovation Grants
Internal Deadline: January 4, 2017
NSERC
 15  MSFHR 2018 Health Professional Investigator Program

 

MSFHR
20 CCFC Grants in Aid of Research
Internal Deadline: January 17, 2017
Crohn's and Colitis Canada
30

Undergraduate Student Research Award

UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
30 International Undergraduate Student Research Award
For internal deadlines, please contact your faculty
UBCO International Student Initiative
 30  SSHRC: Insight Development Grant

Internal Deadline: January 30, 2018

E-submission Deadline: February 2, 2018 (noon) 

 

 SSHRC
31  Training Grant: Indigenous Mentorship Network Program
Internal Deadline: January 26, 2017
CIHR
Feb Program Sponsor
SSHRC Connection Grant
Internal Deadline: January 27, 2017
SSHRC
Spencer Foundation - Small Research Grants
Internal Deadline: January 27, 2017
Spencer Foundation
1 NSERC - Strategic Partnership Grants - LOI
Full application due June 7, 2017 (if invited)
NSERC
 2

MSFHR Scholar Program 

Full application due at 4:30 PT

MSFHR
Undergraduate Student Research Award I.K. Barber School of Arts & Sciences 
2

SSHRC: Insight Development Grant

E-submission Deadline: February 2, 2018 (noon) 

Internal Deadline: January 30, 2018

 SSHRC
CFI JELF Competition - LOI
Full Applicaiton due June 15, 2017 (if invited)
Canada Foundation for Innovation
10  Transformational Research 2017 - LOI
Internal Deadline: February 7, 2017
Full applications due early May 2017
Weston Brain Institute
14  Catalyst Grant: Personalized Health Catalyst Grants - Registration
Full application due June 13, 2017
CIHR
15 Invited International Distinguished Visitor Fund
UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
15

SSHRC Partnership Grants Letter of Intent
Internal Deadline: February 10, 2017

SSHRC
15

Jacobs Research Funds
Internal Deadline: February 10, 2017

Jacobs Research Funds
15 Conference / Workshop Grants UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
15 

Graduate / Undergraduate Student Travel Grants

UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
24 IHSPR Article of the Year Award 2017
Nomination Deadline: February 24, 2017
CIHR
24 City of Kelowna 2017 Community Grants
Internal Deadline: February 21, 2017
City of Kelowna
24 IHSPR Rising Star Award 2017
Internal Deadline: February 21, 2017
CIHR
Mar Program Sponsor
1 Brockhouse Canada Prize - Call for Nominations
Nomination Deadline: March 1, 2017
NSERC
1 John C. Polanyi Award - Call for Nominations
Nomination Deadline: March 1, 2017
NSERC
1 Herzberg Medal - Call for Nominations
Nomination Deadline: March 1, 2017
NSERC
Cystic  Fibrosis Canada - 2017 Summer Studentship
Internal Deadline: February 24, 2017
Cystic Fibrosis Canada
3 Order of British Columbia - Call for Nominations
Nomination Deadline: March 3, 2017
The Order of BC Advisory Council
10 Fellowship - The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
Nomination Deadline: March 10, 2017
The Council of Canadian Academies
Apr Program Sponsor
NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants for Networks - Preliminary Applications
Internal Deadline: March 29, 2017
NSERC
3 NSERC: Idea to Innovation Grant
Internal Deadline: March 29, 2017
NSERC
8 NSERC: Chairs in Design Engineering (Prelim. Application)
Internal Deadline: April 5, 2017
Full Application: August 26, 2017 (by invitation only)
NSERC
15 Individual Research Grant
UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
15 Graduate / Undergraduate Student Travel Grants 
UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
15 Lashley & Mary Haggman Memory Research Award
UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
18 RSEDIC Seed Grant Regional Socio-Economic Development Institute of Canada
May Program Sponsor
Spencer Foundation Small Research Grants
Internal Deadline: April 26, 2017
Spencer
1

SSHRC Connection Grant
Internal Deadline: April 26, 2017

 SSHRC
1 NSERC Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE)
Internal Selection Deadline (mandatory): March 15, 2017
LOI Deadline: May 1, 2017
Internal ORS signature deadline for LOI: April 26, 2017
Application Deadline: September 22, 2017
NSERC
Jun Program Sponsor
2 CFI JELF; NOI Due for October Competition CFI: Applicant submits NOI to ORS. No RPIF required.
NSERC - Strategic Partnership Grants
Internal Deadline: June 2, 2017 (if invited - LOI was Feb.)
NSERC
13  Catalyst Grant: Personalized Health Catalyst Grants
Internal Deadline: June 8, 2017
*Registration was due February 2017*
CIHR
15  CFI JELF Competition - if selected
Internal Deadline: June 12, 2017
*NOI Deadline was February 6, 2017
Canada Foundation for Innovation
28 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program - LOI
See timeline for all key dates for this competition
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program
Jul Program Sponsor
4 NSERC: Idea to Innovation Grants
Internal Deadline: June 28, 2017
NSERC
14 Equipment Replacement, Repair, or Purchase (NSERC)
Deadline: 4:00pm July 14, 2017 
UBCO Internal Funding Opportunity
Aug Program Sponsor and Info
1 Spencer Foundation - Small Research Grants
Internal Deadline: July 27, 2017
Spencer Foundation
SSHRC Connection Grants
Internal Deadline: July 27, 2017
SSHRC
1

NSERC: Discovery Grants Program NOI
Application Deadline: November 1, 2017

NSERC: Applicants submit NOI directly to NSERC via Research Portal, no internal signatures or RPIF required for NOI submission. Due to NSERC by 8:00 pm Eastern Time
15 Conference / Workshop Grant
UBCO Internal Research Grant Program

15

Graduate / Undergraduate Student Travel Grants

UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
22 Discovery Grant Proposal Workshop ORS: To Register or for further info please email Richard Federley
25 CFI JELF: Internal Selection Deadline for October Competition CFI: Applicants submit both complete JELF and BCKDF proposals directly to ORS. No RPIF required. Due by 4:00 pm PT.
26 NSERC: Chairs in Design Engineering
**Prelim. Application was due April 8, 2017**
Internal Deadline: August 23, 2017
NSERC
Sep Program Sponsor and Info
1 Hampton Fund Programs Full Details & Application Online Hampton Fund
 4  SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants Proposal Review  SSHRC
12

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants UBC Okanagan Internal 

 

SSHRC

 15  SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant Sponsor Application 
SSHRC
15 

Killam Faculty Research Fellowship  

UBC Faculty Awards Committee
18

SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships UBC Okanagan Proposal Review

SSHRC
 20

SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships Sponsor Application Deadline

 

SSHRC

22 NSERC Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE)
**LOI was due May 1, 2017**
Internal ORS signature deadline: September 19, 2017
NSERC
 25  SSHRC Insight Grants (Research Facilitator Feedback Deadline). Send final version of the summary, budget, and budget justification to pierre.rondier@ubc.ca for feedback.  SSHRC
 29  CIHR Doctoral Research Award (UBC Okanagan internal deadline)   CIHR
Oct Program Sponsor and Info
Killam Faculty Research Prizes Killam
2 Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) Research Grant
UBCO Internal Research Grant Program
 2 SSHRC Insight Grants (Research Facilitator Feedback Deadline). Send full application to pierre.rondier@ubc.ca for feedback.  SSHRC
2 NSERC Idea to Innovation Grants
Internal Deadline: September 27, 2017
NSERC

 3  SSHRC Connection Grants Hampton Co-Funding Program
SSHRC
 3

CIHR Doctoral Research Award (Sponsor deadline)

Internal deadline: September 29, 2017

 CIHR
 4  SSHRC Insight Grants  UBC Okanagan Final Review SSHRC
 6  Canada France Research Fund  (Notice of Intent due at noon) Canada France Research Fund
 11  SSHRC Insight Grants UBC Okanagan Internal deadline. (See SSHRC Insight Grant eSubmission Procedures)  SSHRC
12  CFI JELF (Oct Competition): Institutional Signatures Due
(for those selected to apply)
CFI: Signed RPIF and CFI-JELF grant due to ORS by 4:00 pm PT.
12  NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowships                                       UBC Okanagan Proposal Review  NSERC
 13 Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship                                Letter of Intent   Killam
 15 NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowships                                             Sponsor Application   NSERC
15  CFI JELF (Oct Competition): CFI Deadline
(for those selected to apply)
 CFI: Applicant submits proposal to CFI after approval from IPO
15

Charles A. McDowell Award for Excellence in Research

UBC Faculty Awards Committee
15

Jacob Biely Faculty Research Prize    

UBC Faculty Awards Committee
 16 SSHRC Connections Grants UBC Okanagan Proposal Review  SSHRC
 16  SSHRC Insight Grants 

 (online application system remains open until 5:00 pm PDT)

 SSHRC
18 NSERC RTI Internal Submission Deadline NSERC: Signed RPIF and RTI grant due to ORS office (FIP 336) by 4:00 pm PT. You may continue to make minor revisions following this deadline.
23 NSERC RTI Final Application Deadline NSERC: Applicants submit finalized application to NSERC via Research Portal, AND notifies ORS. Notification to ORS due by 4:00 pm PT.
25 NSERC RTI
Internal Deadline: October 18, 2017
 NSERC: ORS submits final application to NSERC.
25 Discovery Grants Internal Submission Deadline NSERC: Signed RPIF and Discovery grant due to ORS office (FIP 336) by 4:00 pm PT. You may continue to make minor revisions following this deadline.
27

SSHRC Connection Grants Internal Submission

 SSHRC
27 CIHR Fellowship  Awards UBC Okanagan Proposal Review  CHIR
30  Discovery Grants Final Application Deadline  NSERC: Applicants submit finalized application to NSERC via Research Portal, AND notifies ORS. Notification to ORS due by 4:00 pm PT.
Nov Program Sponsor and Info
NSERC Discovery Grant
Internal Deadline: October 25, 2017
NSERC: ORS submits final DG application to NSERC
1

SSHRC Connection Grant
Internal Deadline: October 27, 2017

SSHRC
1 SSHRC Partnership Grants
Internal Deadline: October 27, 2016
SSHRC
1 CHIR Fellowship Awards Sponsor Application 
 CHIR
Spencer Foundation - Small Research Grants
Internal Deadline: October 27, 2017
Spencer Foundation
7 Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship                                UBC Okanagan Full Application (LOI due October 13, 2017)  Killam 
 8  Canada France Research Fund Final Deadline (due by noon). NOI due October 6, 2017.  Canada France Research Fund 
15 CFI JELF (Oct Competition): BCKDF application due
(for those selected to apply)
IPO submits BCKDF application.
 27

SSHRC Partnership Development Grant UBC Okanagan Internal Submission

 SSHRC
30

SSHRC Partnership Development Grant SSHRC Application Deadline (Internal UBCO Deadline: November 27, 2017) 

  SSHRC

Dec Program Sponsor
 1  Killam Postdoctoral Fellow Research Prize

Internal UBCO Deadline 12:00 (noon)

 
 1

Michael Smith Foundation Scholar Program (Letter of Intent)

Full application February 2, 2018

MSFGR
 4

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants Research Facilitator 
Proposal Review Deadline.

Send full proposal to pierre.rondier@ubc.ca for feedback. Please allow 5 business days to receive your feedback. 

 SSHRC
12 SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants UBC Okanagan Internal Deadline 4:00 pm  SSHRC
13

Killam Postdoctoral Fellow Research Prize
Internal UBCO Deadline: December 1, 2017


 15

SSHRC Partnership Engage Grants  due 5:00 pm                  (Internal UBCO Deadline: December 12, 2017) 

 SSHRC

Open Program Sponsor
Open

NSERC: Engage Grants
*Two (2) business days are required to obtain required Institutional Signatures*

NSERC
Open

Mitacs: Accelerate Development Internship Proposals
*Two (2) business days are required to obtain required Institutional Signatures*

Mitacs

SSHRC

Last reviewed shim11/22/2017 10:30:33 AM