Welcome to UBC Connects at Robson Square.
We’re bringing UBC to you.
UBC Connects at Robson Square is a two-year pilot program that provides funding and staffing support for equitable knowledge exchange between UBC and the public in downtown Vancouver.
Folil Trafün (Joining Roots) Festival
Thursday, September 28, 2023 | 2:00PM – 8:00PM
at UBC Robson Square (map)
Get funding to host your next event at Robson Square
Thank you for your interest in hosting your next event at UBC Robson Square through the UBC Connects program. We are delighted to see such enthusiasm to engage in innovative, public engagement programming at our vibrant venue in downtown Vancouver.
Due to the overwhelming response and popularity of this program, all available funds have been allocated to support various events and activities scheduled until March 2024.
Therefore, as of August 2, 2023, we are pausing our new application intake.
(Last updated: August 2, 2023)
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Connect with us
Please keep an eye on our website and communication channels, including the Community Engagement newsletter, for any updates on future funding opportunities or new initiatives that may support your event hosting endeavors. If you’re from a community organization and need support and resources to engage with UBC, please reach out to the Community Partner Help Desk.
Questions? Contact Crystal Lau, Public Engagement Specialist at email@example.com