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Statistics & Fast Facts (2015-2016)

This page outlines VIU's research statistics, for both faculty and students, for the previous fiscal year's research activity.

Elizabeth McLin receives SSHRC Connection grant to help fund the 2016 Couchstone Symposium

Student Research Statistics

General External Research Funding Facts and Figures


Pie Charts

Capital

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Student Research Statistics

  • Approx. $278,250 was paid to students for research awards & wages (internal & external funds).
  • Approx. 122 students received wages as a result of research activities at VIU.
  • 72 students received research scholarships, awards or internships (internal & external funds).

General External Research Funding Facts and Figures (by Fiscal Year Funding Received)

  • $ 2,247,641 - Total external research funding received in fiscal year 2015/2016 (not including student research awards/scholarships).
  • $ 301,839 - Funds designated for building institutional research capacity.
  • $ 1,292,981 - Research operating funding.
  • $ 652,821 - Infrastructure (facilities and equipment) funding.




Research Capital

Fiscal Year

Institutional
Capacity Building

Endowment

Facilities and
 Equipment

1999/2000

$498,600

2000/2001

$101,400

2001/2002

$100,000

2002/2003

$53,686

$3,051,488

2003/2004

$103,607

$174,000

2004/2005

$288,403

$2,415,360

2005/2006

$452,314

$3,287,611

2006/2007

$488,619

$192,271

2007/2008

$418,767

$1,250,000

$237,433

2008/2009
$445,480
$2,500,000
$544,677
2009/2010
$392,533
$1,250,000
$1,329,403
2010/2011
$520,263
$0
$2,033,899
2011/2012
$579,318
$0
$480,879
2012/2013
$568,693
$0
$286,162
2013/2014
$521,138
$0
$88,121
2014/2015
$456,956
$0
$1,014,858
2015/2016
$301,839
$0
$652,821

Totals

$5,596,615

$5,000,000

$16,488,980


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Updated: July 7, 2016