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WorkSafeBC Research Training Awards

WorkSafeBC is pleased to announce its 2014 competition for Research Training Awards.  The purpose of these awards is to enable highly qualified students to undertake full-time research training, leading to a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Research proposals can include themes relating to:  • occupational injury and disease• workplace exposures• prevention• treatment• disability management, vocational rehabilitation, and return-to-work• workers’ compensation• and/or any topic relevant to WorkSafeBC The award consists of a $20,000 stipend and a $2,500 research and travel allowance.  Awards will be made on the basis of academic standing, the proposed research project, the research training environment and the letters of reference. For Research Training Award application forms and guides, please visit the website.  Further inquiries may be directed to Research Services at 604 244-6300, or email

Monday, April 14, 2014