Research Excellence

Projects and Success Stories:

  • Priority Project

    Your Community, Your Impact

    Your Community, Your Impact

    UBC has an amazing community of supporters. Every year, thousands of donors show their commitment to the university through one-time donations, regular annual gifts or ongoing monthly contributions. more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

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    BC Leadership Chair in Culture and Ecosystems at Risk

    BC Leadership Chair in Culture and Ecosystems at Risk

    The study of indigenous cultures and their interactions with local environments can inform our understanding of issues related to environmental conservation, resource management and sustainable more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    UBC Chemistry students

    Support Chemistry Student Internships

    A successful internship can be a life-changing experience—but they can be expensive undertakings for students. One of the Department of Chemistry’s key priorities is to ensure students have the more

    Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Diabetes Lab

    Breakthroughs in diabetes treatment and prevention

    Diabetes currently affects more than 400 million people worldwide. In Canada alone, an estimated 3.7 million people could be living with diabetes by 2018, with requirements for regular care from more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Allard School of Law Centre for Business Law

    The Centre for Business Law

    The National Centre for Business Law provides a robust, interdisciplinary and empirical research environment for research and scholarship in business law and finance policy, focused on both domestic more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    OGSTP Program in Pharmaceutal Sciences

    Outstanding Graduate Scholar Training Program

    We invite you to help support the potential of these extraordinary future leaders and stars of research. Please consider giving to the OGSTP at the UBC Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences. more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    The Dr. Catherine Poh Oral Cancer Research Fund

    The Dr. Catherine Poh Oral Cancer Research Fund

    Stalking a Silent Killer Unbelievably, over 3,200 Canadians are diagnosed each year with oral cancer—the silent killer. Under the leadership of Dr. Catherine Poh, an oral pathologist and associate more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    SEEDS Sustainability Fund

    SEEDS Sustainability Fund

    The SEEDS (Social Ecological Economic Development Studies) Sustainability Program is home to some of UBC’s most exciting, inspiring and impactful sustainability projects. It is where change makers more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Special Appeals

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    If you take a walk around our campus, you will see the impact of our supporters everywhere. Click on the points below to find out more—where will you make a more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    The Centre for Asian Legal Studies

    The Centre for Asian Legal Studies

    The Peter A. Allard Allard School of Law has played an active role in building connections between North America and Asia for more than thirty years. The Centre for Asian more

    Research Excellence