New WorkSafeBC Grant Opportunities

WorkSafeBC supports research that makes a difference in the workplace. We are pleased to share new grant opportunities will be launching in mid-November. These grants include:

  • Applied Innovation – supporting research projects across Canada that are practical and applicable to the workplace.
  • Proof of Principle and Prototyping – funding research across Canada that may lead to novel tools, products, and technology that can be implemented in the workplace.
  • Research Training Awards – enabling graduate students in B.C. to undertake full-time research training with a focus on occupational illness, injury, and disability.
  • Ralph McGinn Postdoctoral Fellowships – supporting doctoral graduates across Canada who are training for careers as academic researchers.

Stay tuned –The page will be updated later this month to announce when applications are officially open. In the meantime, we invite you to visit the website to learn more about theResearch Grants Program.

They can help! We encourage applicants to reach out to Research Services by email at with any questions or to discuss research ideas.