Killam Accelerator Research Fellowships & Faculty Research Awards


We are happy to advise that nominations are now open for the annual UBC Faculty Research Awards and for the Killam Accelerator Research Fellowship (KARF). These awards acknowledge research excellence across all disciplines at UBC.

Recognition at the university level can lead to increased opportunity at a national and international level. We also strongly encourage you to consider equity, diversity and inclusion principles in your nominations.

Submission process for 2021:

  • Submit a Notice of Intent by August 6 (not requested for the KARF)
  • Final submissions for all awards must be made online by October 15

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