WorkSafe BC Specific Priorities/Systematic Reviews - Request for Proposals

WorkSafeBC is committed to creating a province free from workplace injury, disease, and death, and to providing service driven by our core values of integrity, accountability, innovation, service, and partnership. Research Services has an annual budget of $1.5 million for research grants. Funding is offered through four grant categories, for projects that align with our mandate and research priorities. 

Specific Priorities/Systematic Review funding program currenly has two request for proposals for one to three year research projects: 

1) Changing nature of work and the work environment research 

2) Analytical sampling method projects for substances with American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Values (TLVs)

Eligibility: Qualified researchers based in (or formally affiliated with) a university or research institution, who have published studies related to the research questions, are encouraged to apply. Researchers worldwide are invited to apply for most competitions. It will be noted in the Request for Proposals (RFP) if the Principal Applicant must be affiliated with a Canadian university. 

Total Funding: $50,000 to $150,000

Deadlines: 

Application form due: May 29, 2020 at 4 p.m. PST (Changing nature of work) 

Application form due: May 29, 2020 at 4 p.m. PST (ACGIH TLV substances)

Please see the following website for further details: https://www.worksafebc.com/en/about-us/research-services/funding-streams/specific-priorities-research-grants

Upcoming Deadlines

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May 29, 2021May 29, 2021 *
May 26, 2021 May. 26, 2021 May 26, 2021 16:00:00 May 26, 2021 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: WorkSafe BC Specific Priorities/Systematic Reviews - Request for Proposals The WorkSafe BC Specific Priorities/Systematic Review grants are designed to address operational need and help answer key questions in occupational health and safety and workers' compensation. These grants support short-term, primary and secondary research of immediate relevance. This research gives WorkSafe BC the strongest scientific evidence to use when developing policy and practice. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.

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