The Office of the Vice-Principal, Research and International Relations, Internal Research Funds provide support to full-time academic staff in pursuit of their research programs and projects.
The disbursement of internal research funds is subject to:
- Availability of funds
- Support from the Dean
- Leverage of other funding sources; including matching funds from Faculty offices and departments; and other sources of funding to supplement the research activity.
The following competitive programs are available to researchers. Eligibility varies by program.
Internal grants policies
Please note that the award period for internal grants is one year, with a one-year automatic extension to use any unspent funds. No further extension will be granted. Once the extension year has passed, the Fund will be closed and the balance will be returned to the Office of the Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations).