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Killam Accelerator Research Fellowships and Faculty Research Awards — call for nominations

This message was sent to executive, deans and other senior academic leaders, academic heads, directors and managers in Vancouver and the Okanagan.

5 July, 2021

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

For full details, please visit https://research.ubc.ca/support-resources/awards-applications-nominations/internal-faculty-awards-deadlines.

The Killam Accelerator Research Fellowship is offered in partnership between the Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation and the Offices of the Provost and Vice President, Academic on the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.

If you have questions about the nomination process, please email research.prizes@ubc.ca.

Gail Murphy
Vice-President, Research and Innovation

Andrew Szeri
Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver

Ananya Mukherjee Reed
Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Okanagan

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