Internal Funding Information

Please find below sources of internal support for research.

Brandon University Research Committee (BURC)

The Brandon University Research Committee holds an annual competition to award internal research funds to BU faculty members.

BUSU Work Study Program

The BUSU Work Study Program is a joint program between BU and BUSU that gives students an opportunity to undertake research in their field of study under the supervision of a faculty member.  Please contact BUSU for details.

Self-funded Research Grant (SFRG)

The Self-funded Research Grant permits, under certain conditions, a BUFA Member or Administrator whose appointment includes research responsibilities to receive a research grant in lieu of salary through a mechanism that includes institutional review.  Please read through the Canada Revenue Agency Income Tax Folio below and the BU SFRG Guidelines for more information.