Awards and Funding

VCH/PHC Team Grant

The Team Grant competition supports practice-based research projects and builds health research capacity. Projects for this competition are directly relevant to current health care issues within Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) and Providence Health Care (PHC) and based on the collaboration between health care providers and experienced researchers.

DEADLINES

Registration is mandatory for this competition. 

Complete applications must be received at education.award@vch.ca  by the times specified or they will not be accepted.

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VCH/PHC Innovation and Translational Research Awards

 The intent of this competition is to fund innovative research that will:

  • have impact on patient care at VCH and/or PHC
  • provide savings for the health system at VCH and/or PHC
  • create medical device and/or commercial opportunities from pre-existing research outcomes
  • one joint award will be designated for a joint PHC and VCH health care professionals and/or researchers proposal

PLEASE NOTE: FOR PHC APPLICANTS, ONLY PROJECTS IN COLLABORATION WITH VCH ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS AWARD

 

DEADLINES

Registration is mandatory for this competition. 

  • Mandatory Letter of Intent Deadline: Monday, October 28, 2019 by 4:00 pm (PST)
  • Grant Development 1-on-1 20 minute sessions (recommended): Thursday December 5, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Online sign-up here
  • Application submission deadline:  Monday, January 20, 2020 by 4:00 pm (PST) 

Completed letter of intent and application must be received via the online submission link by the times specified or they will not be accepted.

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VCH/PHC Knowledge Translation Challenge

Knowledge Translation is the art and science of moving evidence into health care policy and practice.

Have you identified a need for practice improvement? Your knowledge translation (KT) project will help you integrate evidence into best practices.

The PHC and VCH Knowledge Translation Challenge will:

  • Support staff who do not have knowledge translation experience
  • Help design your own KT project
  • Provide easy access to KT resources, mentorship and funding

DEADLINES

  • Letter of Intent (LOI) due: October 24, 2019 at 4PM (PST) 
  • Full application due: April 23, 2020 at 4PM (PST)

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Visit UBC Office of Research Services or SFU Research Services for up-to-date lists of external funding agencies and deadlines.