Upcoming Major Funding Opportunities

Below are a number of upcoming major funding opportunities available to UBC researchers.

During major competition periods (February to April and mid-August to November) and for all US funding proposals, ORS requires a minimum of five (5) working days in advance of the competition deadline to allow for proper administrative review. Otherwise, ORS requires two (2) full working days in advance of the sponsor competition deadline.

Please read more about submitting a proposal, including administrative review requirements and timescales, and also see our listing of other upcoming funding opportunities.

Rolling deadlines

Program Sponsor
NSERC Alliance Grants NSERC

Upcoming Fixed Deadlines

NSERC Collaborative Research and Training Experience Program (CREATE)


Saturday, May 01, 2021

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

NSERC Idea to Innovation (Sept)


Monday, September 27, 2021

SSHRC Insight Grants


Friday, October 01, 2021

NSERC Subatomic Physics Major Resources Support Program


Sunday, August 01, 2021

Friday, October 01, 2021

NIH Research Project Grant Program (R01) New Applications


Tuesday, October 05, 2021