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Statistics & Fast Facts (2008-2009)

 

Student Research Statistics
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General External Research Facts and Figures

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Pie Charts
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Research Capital

Student Research Statistics

  • $ 425,704.14 -the amount of funds given to students for research awards and salaries.
  • Approx.165 -number of students hired as a result of research activities at VIU.
  • 50�- number of students who received research scholarships, awards & internships, counting internal and external funds.
  • 2 students awarded a NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS). The CGS is offered to the top-ranked applicants at each level (master’s and doctoral) and the next tier of meritorious applicants are offered an NSERC PGS.
  • 1 student awarded a CIHR Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship.

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

    • $ 1,993,849- Total research funding received in 2008/2009 (not including endowments).
    • $ 450,479 -�Funds put into building research capacity.
    • $ 321,568 - Contracts.
    • $ 677,125 - Operating funds received.
    • $ 544,677 - Infrastructure (facilities and equipment) funding received.
    • $ 3,182,630 - Total Research Chairs Endowment (established in 2005).
    • Research Chairs:

Pie Charts

 

Research Capital

Fiscal Year

Institutional

Capacity Building

Endowment

Buildings 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

$450,479

$2,500,000

$544,677

Totals

$2,255,875

$3,750,000

$10,602,840