The 2020 Wall Solutions Initiative application is now available

February 1, 2020

The Wall Solutions Initiative supports innovative research projects and provides opportunities for UBC researchers, community organizations and partners to work collaboratively towards practical solutions to societal problems. The Institute welcomes projects with a transformative vision. Some examples of issues being addressed include, impacts of climate change, socio-economic inequality, health care delivery, food and water security, cleaner energy options, challenges in rural communities, etc.

Successful projects will focus on achievement of ‘solutions’, and may include activities beyond the scope of traditional research funding. Projects will receive up to $50,000 per year.

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

Applications will be reviewed in a two-stage process. The Letter of Intent deadline is May 1, 2020.