Student Graduate Scholarship Workshop

The UFV research office hosts a workshop every fall for students who plan to apply for NSERC, SSHRC, or CIHR scholarships for graduate school. If you would like more information regarding these scholarships at any time throughout the year, please contact Brad Whittaker in the research office at or 604-557-4044.
Student Graduate Scholarship Workshop PPT

‌Research Option & Scholarly Activity (ROSA) Workshop

The Research, Engagement and Graduate Studies department will be facilitating a workshop to offer information and tips to faculty members interested in applying for either a research option or scholarly activity release for the 2017 – 2018 academic year.

The deadline for Research Option and Scholarly Activity applications is Monday, October 31, 2016. Handbook guidelines and application forms can be found on our website at .

ROSA 2015 Workshop Information

Faculty Sabbatical Planning and Application Assistance

Each year Research Services offers a workshop for faculty who plan to apply for a sabbatical leave.

Start planning now! Completed applications for 2017 -2018 will be due November 30, 2016, with other deadlines in September and October (e.g. to your Department/School, and your Dean).

Here is a link to the sabbatical application PowerPoint presentation: Sabbatical Application PowerPoint.

For more information or help with sabbatical applications, please contact

Grant Writing Workshop

Each year the Research Office hosts a workshop where Brad Whittaker, Research Services & Industry Liaison, answers the question, "Why apply for a research grant?" 

Participants receive tips on:

  • Evaluating the funding source criteria
  • Defining your purpose and objectives
  • Writing your project summary
  • Developing a manageable timeline
  • Identifying potential outcomes, disseminations, and publications

Grant Writing Workshop 2016

The Research Office is available to assist UFV faculty and students with grant writing. Contact Brad Whittaker at

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