Resources & Links


Please fell free to let us know if you find a good resource that you’d like to share with your colleagues (email us at lfs.research@ubc.ca ).


UBC Office of Research Services (ORS) deals primarily with grant-funded research projects. ORS staff will assist you in obtaining institutional signatures for a grant application, ensuring required compliance certificates are in place for research involving human subjects, animals or biohazardous materials, setting up research accounts, transferring research funds to collaborators at other institutions, registering clinical trials and more.

UBC Support Programs to Advance Research Capacity (SPARC): Internal review, strategic proposal development, research-related workshops and information sessions.

UBC Institutional Programs Office (IPO) provides administrative and strategic support to researchers pursuing major infrastructure awards.

VPRI Research Orientation Day for new faculty members is a FREE annual summer event that connects new faculty members with research support units and resources. New researchers meet experienced faculty, research advisors for SSHRC, CIHR, and CFI, and one another.

Check here for 2017 Research Orientation Day Booklet and research support map.

UBC Research Project Information Form (RPIF) is required for all research grant applications and proposals.

UBC is in the process of moving away from HRMS to workday. We are providing this screenshot for the research grant budget propose and will update the corresponding Workday link once it becomes available.