Awards and Grants

The Research Office oversees awards and grants for students.  Please see below for information on current awards and grants and contact Brad Whittaker ( for more information.

Undergraduate Student Research Award (NSERC) 
Description:    Award to support 16 weeks of research in an academic setting.
Award amount:      $4,500
Recipient:   Undergraduate students studying the natural sciences
Application process and criteria:    Students will work with faculty who currently hold a NSERC research grant. See NSERC page for details.
Deadline:   Internal Deadline: Summer 2012 closed


Bright Ideas!

Celebrating undergraduate research excellence


On June 2, UFV presented 26 students with awards totalling over $19,000 and acknowledged many other prestigious student research achievements.  Just one example of how UFV strives to provide exceptional learning experiences to enhance students' education. Engaging in research spawns opportunities for future studies and careers!

2014 URE Awards Program

Event Photos

2014 Project Slides

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