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Apply to get your high-impact climate solutions proposal funded by the PICS Opportunity Projects Program.

The PICS Opportunity Projects Program (OPPs) supports new and emerging leaders to pursue bold and impactful climate solutions research. 

Successful projects are awarded up to $180,000 over a maximum three-year duration, and three to five awards are made per call.

Applications for our 2021 call for proposals closed on August 04, 2021. Notification of adjudication decisions were made in December 2021, with projects to start in 2022.

A new bid for proposals will be offered in 2022. Stay tuned!

Our doors are open to your ideas and innovation, and we encourage teams to contact PICS staff to discuss their proposal before applying. 

For more information, visit the PICS Opportunity Projects Program page, read the 2021 Competition Guide for Applicants, or contact picsopp@uvic.ca.

To explore what PICS has funded so far under our OPPs program, click here.

Email: picsopp@uvic.ca