ORS/Funding Agency Events and Information

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Events and information related to ORS and to major funding agencies are listed below.

Please regularly check the information posted below for updates related to funding opportunities and application procedures. For detailed information on current opportunities, visit the ORS Funding Opportunities page.

ORS Updates

June 22, 2017

  • Staff update: Claudia Ramos has joined the Office of Research Services team as a Grant Application Officer.  

April 23, 2017

  • Staff update: Donna Lei has moved into the position of Research Awards Officer, Natural & Applied Sciences, taking over from Lily Liew, who is currently on leave. 

Please visit our Contact Us page to see the full ORS Staff Directory and contact details


Instructions for joining the 2018 Strategic Partnership Grants for Projects (SPG-P) LOI Webinar

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Meeting Name: SPG-P LOI Webinar
Date/Time: November 29 and December 12, 2017, 1:00 pm ET

To join the meeting:

  • Click here
  • Enter your name
  • Click “Enter Room”

We have updated our virtual meetings with VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol). If you are experiencing technical difficulties with the videoconference, join through teleconference using the information below. Do not join the teleconference unless you are instructed to do so.

  • Local dial-in: 613-960-7514
  • Toll-free dial-in: 1 877-413-4790
  • Enter the conference ID: 7462843

2018 Strategic Partnership Grants for Projects (SPG-P) LOI Information Session

SPARC will be hosting an information session in preparation for NSERC’s 2018 Strategic Partnership Grants for Projects (SPG-P) competition, specifically focused on the LOI stage. A brief presentation outlining the application process, upcoming changes to the program, and available SPARC support will be followed by an in-depth panel discussion/Question & Answer session featuring past and current members of NSERC SPG selection panels. 

When: Tuesday, December 12th from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: CIRS Policy Lab, 2260 West Mall, 1st Floor. Our colleagues at UBCO are invited to participate via videoconference.

Please see the webpage for more information and to register.

Questions: Dr. Joanne Moszynski: joanne.moszynski@ubc.ca 604-827-4057