The Research, Engagement, and graduate studies office has prepared application forms and instruction sheets to support your research endeavours.
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The HREB would like to stress that if students submit an above minimal risk ethics protocol in the middle of their course, they may not get approval in time to complete their research before their course ends.
Not sure if your research is minimal risk? Fill out the minimal risk checklist and contact the ethics officer right away.
Research that is deemed 'Above minimal risk' must be reviewed at the board level and there are often major discussions and deliberations before a final version is approved. Additionally, if your research requires approval from a secondary source that has their own ethics board (health authorities, community services), this will delay your approval even more; it is unavoidable and it is the nature of that type of research.
Please email completed forms to the Research office at email@example.com.
As of August 01, 2016, all UFV students (undergraduate and graduate) who conduct research involving human participants are required to complete the online TCPS2 CORE training certification. TCPS2 CORE is an interactive training module focusing on the TCPS2 principles of human research ethics and research ethics review.
This form is used for assessing risk for students conducting research with human participants.
This form is to be submitted to your instructor as requested.
This template is meant to be a guideline for student researchers conducting research involving human subjects.
Use this example of an informed consent form to guide you in writing your own to present to your research participants.
For research involving human subjects, use this document to view the process for obtaining ethical review of your research project by UFV's Human Research Ethics Board (HREB).
For research involving human subjects, use this document to request ethical review of your research project by the appropriate UFV Department Research Ethics Committee (DREC).
Fill out this form to request ethical review for your research project if it involves conducting research on the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Peoples of Canada.
These grants and awards for students are funded internally through UFV.
Visit UFV Finance to find timesheets, payroll schedule, direct deposit forms, expense claim forms, etc.
The student led research grants initiative connects the B.C. Government with university students and their professors to conduct research that addresses public policy issues; $1500 maximum; MS Word fillable form.
This award is available for full-time UFV students to help cover travel and other expenses to present a research-based paper that is produced or co-authored by the student. Use this form to apply for the research award.