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University Council for Research

The function of the University Council for Research (UCR) is to encourage and to support original research, creative work reflective inquiry and knowledge translation by members of the faculty. Revenue for the University Council for Research comes from general University operating funds, as well as a portion of indirect costs charged by the University on research contracts and contribution agreements with industry and government agencies (with the exception of Tri-Agency awards). 

Committee Members

The UCR oversees three types of research awards; the guidelines for each are outlined below:

UCR Awards Policy

UCR Application Form

UCR Report Form

Application for Salary-Based Research Grant

NOTE: All completed Forms should be submitted to the Office of the Dean of Science by the specified deadline.

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