WorkSafeBC – 2021 Innovation at Work research grant competition is now open

Do you have an idea that could help improve workplace health and safety?

We are pleased to announce our 2021 Innovation at Work research grant competition is now open. These grants support small-scale research projects that lead to practical solutions to address workplace health and safety issues.

Grant details:

  • Grants are generally up to $50,000 for one year
  • Multiple grants are available each year
  • Open to all Canadian residents
  • No specific education or training is required
  • Projects should align with our research priorities

This grant is aimed primarily at non-academic researchers, such as workers, employers, unions, and health and safety associations. Academic researchers are also eligible but require a non-academic team member who takes an active role in the project.

Application deadline: February 12, 2021 at 4 p.m. PST.

The application form and other documents are available on our website, including Frequently Asked Questions and Grant Writing Tips to help you prepare your application.

We can help!

We encourage applicants to reach out to us with any questions or for assistance in completing their application.

Please feel free to share this information with your members and encourage them to apply. Do you have a webpage or newsletter this opportunity can be posted to?

Thank you,
Research Services
Office of Learning, Leading, Sharing – Research and Library Services
6951 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC