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Spotlight on Mental Health – Featuring Humble The Poet 2020/03/23

Dean Blye Frank, UBC Faculty of Education, hosted a special talk and panel discussion on mental health, featuring Humble The Poet. More


SSHRC Explore Grant 2020/03/10

Up to $7,000 to support early stage research leading to external social sciences and humanities research funding applications. More


John and Doris Andrews Research and Development Award

Up to $6,000 to support an research project in collaboration with community education partners. More


Jacqueline Farquhar Endowment for Children’s Mental Health

$6,000 to support research translation for community stakeholders to increase awareness of issues relating to children’s mental health. More


Learning Transformed Funding Pool 2020/03/09

Funding has now been allocated for projects that advance the goals and strategies outlined in our new strategic plan, Learning Transformed. More


The Collaborative Research Mobility Awards

Collaborative Research Mobility Awards application process and deadlines More


Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence 2019-2020 2020/03/03

Each year, the Dean extends the Faculty’s appreciation for the valuable contributions of our staff through an award for staff excellence. More


AMS Great Trekker Award Recipient, Professor Emerita Dr. Jo-ann Archibald

Congratulations to Professor Emerita Dr. Jo-ann Archibald Q’um Q’um Xiiem, OC, this year’s AMS Great Trekker Award Recipient! More


Faculty Research Infrastructure Support Services Program (RISS) 2020/02/28

RISS funds complement external and internal faculty research grants by supporting activities typically ineligible for support through these sources. More


Get Involved On and Off Campus

The UBC Volunteer Program has many volunteer postings available for all students to explore opportunities to get involved in their local community. More


Victoria Surtees on Online Learning Design for International Audiences 2020/02/24

ETS's Featured Story presents In Conversation with Victoria Surtees - an engaging chat about her background and thoughts on online learning. More


The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Alliance Grants: Option 2 2020/02/21

Alliance grants encourage researchers to collaborate with partner organizations, which can be from the private, public or not-for-profit sectors. More


Faculty of Education International Research Visiting Fellowships (IRVF)

Up to $10,000 to host an international resesearcher to catalyze high quality research between the visitor and an Education faculty member. More


2020 New Frontiers in Research Fund – Transformation Competition

2020 New Frontiers in Research Fund – Transformation competition deadlines and support for UBC-led teams More


Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards

The 2020 Call for Nominations - Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Awards More


2020 Small Grant – Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) 2020/02/14

Congratulations Dr. Bathseba Opini, EDST, and co-applicants, on the 2020 small grant Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)! More


Killam Faculty Research Prize in the Arts and Humanities, Senior Scholar Category

Congratulations to Dr. Mona Gleason, Professor, EDST, on the UBC Killam Faculty Research Prize in the Arts and Humanities, Senior Scholar Category More


Killam Faculty Research Fellowship, Junior Scholar Category

Congratulations to Dr. Vanessa Andreotti, EDST, on the UBC Killam Faculty Research Fellowship, Junior Scholar Category More


Interview with Dr. Ryuko Kubota, Language and Literacy Education: Questioning the Belief that English is a Universal Common Language 2020/01/30

Is English a universal language, proficiency in which guarantees a successful career? Or is this a language myth that needs to be set right? More


Black Activism in Education and Community: Exposing Anti-Black Racism in Vancouver with Shelby McPhee 2020/01/28

This event highlights the thinking and efforts of Black communities, and aims to expand the public conversation and prompt non-Black communities to ac More


Black Activism in Education and Community: Asserting Black Presence in Canada with Dr. OmiSoore Dryden

This event highlights the thinking and efforts of Black communities, and aims to expand the public conversation to dismantle anti-Black racism. More


International Visiting Research Scholars 2020/01/20

The PWIAS is offering $15,000 to bring some of the world’s best scholars to UBC. More


Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition

CIHR Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition UBC Deadlines More


UBC ACTIVE KIDS 2018-2019 Annual Report 2020/01/16

The Active Kids Program is an Outreach program of the UBC School of Kinesiology. We provide recreational gymnastics, sport, and physical activity More


Call for Applications – Sustainability Ambassadors Program 2020/01/07

Call for Applications – Sustainability Ambassadors Program More


Call for Applications – Sustainability Scholars Program (paid summer internships)

Call for Applications – Sustainability Scholars Program (paid summer internships) More


UBC e-Submission Process for MSFHR Research Trainee Program Competition

UBC deadlines for Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Trainee Program More


SPARC Supports for New Frontiers in Research: Transformation Stream Applications

UBC SPARC supports for applications to the New Frontiers in Research Fund: Transformation Stream More


New Frontiers in Research: Transformation Stream

Funds to support large-scale, Canadian led interdisciplinary research on a majot challenge that leads to real and lasting change. More