Internal Funding Opportunities

The following is a list of some of the internal funding opportunities at UBC, including links to more information and forms where applicable.

Please also contact the Grant Facilitator assigned to your faculty or unit for further advice.

HSS/Faculty Research Grant

Please visit the SPARC web site for information on social sciences and humanities internal funding opportunities.

Contact Alan Kingstone (604-822-9230) for assistance

Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP)

The Northern Scientific Training Program supports student research in the North by supplying supplementary funds to offset the additional costs of Northern research.

Learn more about the 2017/2018 Call for Applications. Please note that applications are due to the Office of Research Services ( by end of day November 16th, 2016.

If you received support from NSTP this past year, you must complete a Research Report online by November 18th, 2016.

NSTP Program Guidelines

NSTP Program FAQ

NSTP Online Forms

NSTP Acceptance Form (Results expected late April)

Contact Greg Henry (604-822-2985) or Sara Yuen (604-822-9244) for assistance

VPRI Bridge Funding Program for SSHRC Grant
UBC Salary Research Grant
  • Application form (MS Word) and Guidelines (PDF)
  • Allows UBC scholars to receive a research grant in lieu of salary during periods other than study leave.
  • If needed, download Revenue Canada S5-F1-C1: 'Determination of an Individual’s Residence Status'
UBC Study Leave Research Grant