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The Research Office is here to connect UFV faculty with research funding opportunities and valuable grant-writing support.


Filter options using the dropdown selection menus or type a keyword into the search field. For a full list of Tri-Agency research grants, please check NSERC, SSHRC, and CIHR's websites regularly. To suggest a listing or notify us of an error, please email us. See list of sponsor acronyms.

 

OpportunityFunderDeadlineDetailsType
UFV Accelerate Research Fund (ARF) UFV Ongoing Amount: Up to $6,000. Internal
UFV Peace and Reconciliation Centre Funding and Scholarship Opportunities – Various UFV PARC Ongoing Amount: $250 to $3,000 (varies). For UFV faculty and students, visiting scholars, and community artists and activists. Accepting applications until funds are exhausted. Internal
NSERC Alliance Grants NSERC Ongoing Amount: $20,000 to $1M/year. Duration: 1 to 5 years. External
NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grants NSERC Ongoing Amount: Up to $500,000. Duration: Up to 5 years. External
SSHRC Joint Initiative for Digital Citizen Research SSHRC Ongoing Supplementary funding for holders of SSHRC Insight Grants, Postdoctoral Fellowships, and Doctoral Awards. External
Nechako Environmental Enhancement Fund NEEF Ongoing   External
CSA Deep Space Food Challenge CSA 2021-07-30 Up to 10 prizes of $30,000 available in Phase 1. External
NSERC Discovery Grants Program NSERC 2021-08-01 Notification of Intent (NOI) due August 1, 2021. Full applications due November 1, 2021. External
SSHRC Research Data Management Capacity Building Initiative SSHRC 2021-08-01 Final opportunity to apply in 2021. External
SSHRC 2021 Exploration Competition – New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) SSHRC 2021-08-10

Amount: Up to $125,000 per year. Notification of Intent (NOI) due August 10, 2021. Webinar recordings: English, French

External
UFV Faculty/Staff Research and Scholarly Activity Fund (FSRSAF) UFV 2021-09-01 Amount: Up to $4,000 or $8,000 depending on stream. Final opportunity to apply in 2021. Internal
2021-2022 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships GC 2021-09-22   External
UFV Centres and Institutes Sustainability and Innovation Fund UFV 2021-09-30

Supports improved long-term operational sustainability of UFV Centres and Institutes. Amount: Up to $50,000. Second chance to apply: January 15, 2022.

Internal
SSHRC Insight Grants – October 2021 Competition SSHRC 2021-10-01

English webinar: August 19, 10-11:30am PT. French webinar: August 20, 10-11:30am PT.

External
2021-2022 Canada Graduate Scholarships: Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) CIHR, NSERC, and SSHRC (Tri-Council) 2021-10-10 Amount: Up to $6,000 for a period of research study abroad. Recurring opportunity. Deadlines are June 10 and October 10 each year. External
SSHRC 2021 Exploration Competition – New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) SSHRC 2021-10-19 Full application deadline. Must have submitted NOI in August to apply. External
UFV Research Option/Scholarly Activity (ROSA) Program UFV 2021-10-31 Annual deadline October 31. June 2021 ROSA webinar available by request. Internal
NSERC Discovery Grants Program NSERC 2021-11-01 Full application deadline. Must have submitted NOI in August to apply. External
UFV Sabbatical Leave UFV 2021-11-15 Annual deadline November 15. June 2021 sabbatical webinar available by request. Internal
UFV Centres and Institutes Sustainability and Innovation Fund UFV 2022-01-15 Supports improved long-term operational sustainability of UFV Centres and Institutes. Amount: Up to $50,000. Internal

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Jerri-Lynne Cameron
Dir., Research Services and Industry Engagement

Budget development, standard fees, eligible expenses, etc. Kelly Tracy
Grants and Contracts Officer
Research Option / Scholarly Activity (ROSA)
ROSA.release@ufv.ca
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AVP, Research, Engagement, and Graduate Studies

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Funder acronyms

  • aiSTS – Académie Internationale des Sciences et Techniques du Sport
  • ASRP – Alzheimer Society Research Program
  • BCCAT – BC Council on Admissions & Transfer
  • BC NEIHR – BC Network Environment for Indigenous Health Research
  • CFIA – Canadian Food Inspection Agency
  • CIHR – Canadian Institutes of Health Research
  • EVA BC – Ending Violence Association of BC
  • GC – Government of Canada
  • MSFHR – Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research
  • NEEF – Nechako Environmental Enhancement Fund
  • NFRF – New Frontiers in Research Fund
  • NSERC – Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
  • PSPC – Public Services and Procurement Canada
  • QES – Queen Elizabeth Scholars
  • RSC – Royal Society of Canada
  • SSHRC – Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

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