Awards and Funding

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

These prestigious two-year fellowships, worth $70,000 per year, are open to both Canadian and International researchers who have recently completed a PhD, PhD-equivalent, or health professional degree.


  • UBC internal deadline: Friday, July 5, 2019 

  • Office of Research Services Deadline - Vancouver: Monday, September 16, 2019

  • Office of Research Services Deadline - Okanagan: Monday, September 16, 2019

  • Banting deadline: Wednesday, September 18, 2019; 20:00

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CIHR Collaborative Health Research Projects


Sponsored by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) in partnership with the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).

The Collaborative Health Research Projects (CHRP) Initiative supports innovative, interdisciplinary, collaborative research projects, requiring participation from the natural sciences or engineering community together with the health sciences community.

LOI deadline: June 25, 2019

Full application deadline: October 29, 2019

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