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

Canada Research Chairs (CRC)

​Faculty of Medicine Internal CRC Competition (2019)

Facultyvaries by Tier (both renewable once)FoM
CFI Innovation Fund 2020

​Major infrastructure funding competition that is anticipated to launch in 2019.

Charles A. McDowell Research Award

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

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.

Distinguished Researcher Award
Award to recognize the outstanding lecturers in our medical research fields.
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.

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
Infrastructure Funding

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

Jacob Biely Research Prize

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

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.​

Killam Faculty Research Prize

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

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.

New Faculty Research Award

​Start up funding for new recruits.

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.

Program for Undergraduate Research Experience

Supports innovative projects that will expand access to and/or enhance undergraduate research experiences at UBC​

Faculty, Postdoc, Graduate, UndergradUp to $100,0002/27/2019UBC
Seminar Series Fund

Funds intended for the support of seminar series.​