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Internal funding opportunities that run through the Faculty of Medicine (FoM) Research Office or UBC.


  
Description
Eligibility
  
  
  
  
Canada Research Chairs

​The Canada Research Chairs Program invests approximately $265 million per year to attract and retain some of the world’s most accomplished and promising minds. Chairholders aim to achieve research excellence in engineering and the natural sciences, health sciences, humanities, and social sciences.

Faculty$100k/yr (Tier 2) or $200k/yr (Tier 1)UBC
Charles A. McDowell Research Award

​Medal presented to an oustanding young faculty member who has demonstrated excellence in pure or applied scientific research.

Facultyn/a10/15/2017UBC
Chew Wei Memorial Prize in Cancer Research

Prize awarded annually to a Canadian who has made outstanding contributions to the treatment, amelioration, or cure for cancer.

Faculty$50,000FoM
Discussion Groups

Discontinued - see Seminar Series Fund.

FoM
Distinguished Research Lecturer Award
Award to recognize the outstanding lecturers in our medical research fields.
Facultyn/aFoM
Distinguished University Scholar

Recognizes exceptional members of faculty in the areas of research and/or teaching or learning.

Faculty$20,000 per year, 5 yearsUBC
FoM Summer Student Research Program

​Provides undergraduate students with an opportunity to explore their interest in medical research by undertaking a project during the summer.

UndergradvariesFoM
Friedman Award for Scholars in Health

Provides funding to graduate students or medical residents so that they can pursue a learning opportunity to further their career.

Graduate$25,000 to $50,000FoM
Galloway Leukemia Research Seed Funding

Fund to support research into the causes and cure for leukemia.

Faculty$10,000FoM
Infrastructure Funding

Infrastructure awards from agencies such as Canada Foundation for Innovation, BC Knowledge Development Fund, etc.

FacultyvariesFoM
Jacob Biely Research Prize

​Prize and certificate awarded annually to an active faculty researcher for a distinguished record of published research.

Faculty$3,00010/15/2017UBC
Killam Faculty Research Fellowship

Assist promising faculty members who wish to devote full time to research and study in their field during a recognized study leave.​

Faculty$15,0009/15/2017UBC
Killam Faculty Research Prize

Prize awarded annually to full-time faculty members in recognition of outstanding research and scholarly contributions.

Faculty$5,00010/1/2017UBC
Margolese National Brain and Heart Disorders Prizes

Two prizes awarded annually to Canadian physicians or scientists who have made oustanding contributions to brain or heart disorders research.

Faculty$50,000FoM
President's Award for Public Education through Media
Research stipend presented to a faculty member who has demonstrated outstanding service to the University and the community by sharing research expertise via the news media.

Faculty$3,0009/15/2017UBC
Seminar Series Fund

Funds intended for the support of seminar series.​

Faculty$1,500FoM
Spring Start Up Funds

​Start up funding for new recruits.

Faculty$10,000FoM