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Grants & Funding Opportunities

The Building Excellence Research & Education Grants Program accepts submissions once a year.

We are now accepting applications. Industry and consumer organizations, education providers and researchers have the opportunity to identify projects for up to $40,000 in funding annually.

Grants and Funding

To be eligible, projects must align with BC Housing's mandate under the Homeowner Protection Act to enhance protection for homeowners and improve the quality of residential construction in B.C. The final results must be relevant to the homebuilding industry or to homebuyers. Projects must fall within four categories:

  • Industry research
  • Industry education
  • Consumer research
  • Consumer education


The application deadline for 2017 is no later than 4 p.m. on January 6, 2017.

How to apply

  1. Start by reading the Frequently Asked Questions and Answers.
  2. Read our Step-By-Step Guide to Completing Your Grant Application.
  3. Complete the online Application Form and Budget Form and submit them to no later than 4p.m. on January 6, 2017.

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For more information

Contact us by phone at 1-844-648-6400 (toll free) or email