2019 Wall Solutions Initiative Important Update

March 21, 2019

Update:  April 25, 2019
The current Wall Solutions call for proposals has been deferred pending an evaluation of the program.  Please contact the program manager for further information.

The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies is offering Wall Solutions Initiative awards of $50,000 to harness high-level research to the practical needs of local, national or international community partners.

The Wall Solutions Initiative provides opportunities for University of British Columbia researchers, community organizations and partners to work collaboratively towards solutions to our most pressing and complicated problems.

Some examples of issues being addressed include impacts of climate change, socio-economic inequality, health care delivery, food, and water security, cleaner energy options, and challenges in rural communities.

For more information on the program and how to apply go here

Applications are due May 1, 2019.