News & Updates

Apply for CUES funding for community partnerships

July 25, 2019

Fostering genuine community engagement is a central priority in UBC’s new strategic plan: Shaping UBC’s Next Century. If you are involved in a project or community partnership that exemplifies the principles of ethical community engagement (reciprocity, transparency, flexibility and respect), your project could be eligible for Community-University Engagement Support (CUES) funding.  Submit your Letter of […]

Call for applications: 2019 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters competition

July 22, 2019

The Offices of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation, and the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, are pleased to announce the 2019 Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC) competition. Vancouver researchers are invited to submit their Notice of Intent to apply by September 23, 2019. These awards are specifically targeted at catalyzing research initiatives at UBC. Funding is […]

Read UBC’s 2018/19 Annual Report

Find out about the university’s progress over the past year and the achievements of faculty, staff, and others who are shaping our next century. Download the report to learn about top highlights, high-level performance measures, and financial information.

Our Progress: 2018/19 in review

July 4, 2019

Since last year’s launch of our strategic plan: Shaping UBC’s Next Century, considerable progress has been made implementing it across the university. To summarize some of the progress since the plan was launched, a Progress Poster has been developed for you to print and share. The poster not only outlines some of the key achievements over the […]

Eminence Program 2019 Call for Proposals

The Eminence competition was established by the Office of the Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation to support the development of clusters of research excellence at UBC Okanagan. A cluster of research excellence is an interdisciplinary network of researchers focused on addressing key challenges facing society. The Eminence Program is specifically intended to catalyze research and knowledge […]

2019/20 ALT Fund Projects Announced

July 2, 2019

The Provost of UBC Okanagan is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019/20 Aspire Learning and Teaching Fund. The Fund supports curriculum change, innovative teaching practices and learning environment enhancement as envisioned in Aspire. The fund will enable faculty members to make strategic changes within existing, or implement new, undergraduate and graduate academic programs that are more […]

Call for Letters of Intent for Large Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund projects

June 4, 2019

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver, invites individuals to submit Letters of Intent (LOIs) for Large Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Transformation projects. The deadline is 3:00 pm on July 11, 2019. About Large TLEF Transformation projects Large TLEF Transformation projects are multi-year projects that are intended to advance UBC’s strategic […]

$95,000 awarded to community-led equity, diversity, and inclusion projects

June 3, 2019

Ten projects led by faculty, staff, and students at UBC Vancouver were awarded funding from the Equity Enhancement Fund. Projects support the activation of UBC’s strategic plan and the university’s commitment to inclusion. As part of this year’s funding call, the Equity & Inclusion Office (EIO) at UBC Vancouver received 40 applications for a total of $408,000 in […]

Call for proposals for the Online Learning Advancement Fund (OLAF)

April 15, 2019

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, is pleased to announce an open call for proposals for the Online Learning Advancement Fund (OLAF). The OLAF is a new fund that aims to support the development of cohort-based online learning opportunities. Faculty members are invited to submit their Letters of Intent (LOIs) by May 17, 2019. […]

PURE funding recipients announced

April 10, 2019

The offices of the Provost and Vice-President Academic, the Vice-President Research and Innovation, and the Vice-Principal Research and Innovation (UBC Okanagan) are pleased to announce the first funding recipients of the Program for Undergraduate Research Experience (PURE). The January 2019 funding call for PURE sought innovative pilot projects that would broaden access to, and enhance undergraduate research experiences, in […]