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Penny D’Agnone
Grants Facilitator
403-382-7198
B626 University Hall
penny.dagnone@uleth.ca

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Stacey Leavitt
Grants Facilitator
403-329-2101
B624 University Hall
stacey.leavitt@uleth.ca

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Hector MacIntyre
Grants Facilitator
403-317-2869
B622 University Hall
hector.macintyre@uleth.ca

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Emma Dering
University-Industry Liaison Coordinator
403-332-4487
B629 University Hall
emma.dering@uleth.ca

Grant Title Deadlinesort descending Summary
Climate Change Compensation Campaign Grant Deadline Passed
(May 26, 2017)
Climate litigation - court-ordered damages against large-scale GHG emitters– has been described by lawyers as a "holy grail” in the fight to mitigate climate change.  However, efforts have downplayed...
Matching funds for external grants No Deadline If you are preparing an application that requires matching funds, this request should be submitted in the early stages of proposal preparation to ensure there is sufficient time to consider the...
2018 Navigator Research Competition Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
Goal The goal of the NAVIGATOR Research Program is to provide funding for Canadian scientific research of direct and immediate relevance to Huntington Disease; to provide a platform for the future...
Strategic Partnerships & Collaborative Initiatives No Deadline To support initiatives that would typically build capacity to address high-priority topics (not taken up by existing complement of researchers).    
Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grants Deadline Passed
(September 14, 2016)
A Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grant provides support to a group of researchers conducting independent high-quality investigations in a complex area of cancer research. The purpose is to...
Alberta MS Network Collaborative Meeting Support No Deadline This program is for groups wishing to initiate new MS projects or to work on an ongoing collaboration. For more information please contace info@AlbertaMSNetwork.ca
Tri Provincial Research Call-Out Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2017)
Prairieaction Foundation (PAF) is excited to announce a special tri-provincial research call-out which aims to fund research projects that will be conducted in all three prairie provinces. PAF is...
Grand Challenges Canada: Stars in Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights September 25, 2018 Through this Stars in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Request for Proposals, Grand Challenges Canada seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that could transform...
Discovery Grant: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Invitation Fellowship Programs Deadline Passed
(March 20, 2017)
The programs allow scientists employed at Japanese universities/research institutions to invite fellow researchers from other countries to Japan to participate in cooperative activities. These...
Partnership for Research & Innovation in the Health System (PRIHS) Deadline Passed
(April 27, 2018)
Alberta Health Services and Alberta Innovates are pleased to announce the 2018/19 Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System (PRIHS) competition. This PRIHS opportunity targets the...
PSA Awards-2017 Early Career Award for Innovation in Teaching Sociology No Deadline The Early Career Award for Innovation in Teaching Sociology is designed to honor and encourage the work of junior faculty (typically fewer than seven years of teaching experience). This award...
Catalyst Grant: Global Governance AMR & Related Infectious Disease Threats Deadline Passed
(October 17, 2017)
Research Areas This funding opportunity will support the planning, catalyst, and pilot implementation of social science research projects focused on any topic relevant to improving our understanding...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Project Funding No Deadline This funding assists not-for-profit organizations by providing a grant for a specific arts project. This grant stream also provides project support for leadership development, capacity building and...
The Donner Book Prize Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2017)
The Donner Book Prize is the award for the Best Public Policy Book by a Canadian. The Donner Prize encourages and celebrates excellence in public policy writing by Canadians, on topics of great...
Canadian Industrial Relations Association Awards No Deadline One of the highlights of the Canadian Industrial Relations Association is the ability to highlight outstanding students, scholars and practitioners in the field. To this end, CIRA has established...
Arthritis Society - Young Investigator Operating Grants Deadline Passed
(May 17, 2017)
The Young Investigator Operating (YIO) grant program is intended to promote creativity in all domains of arthritis-related research. The Young Investigator Operating Grants are intended to promote...
SEED Grants Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2017)
The Seed multiple sclerosis (MS) research projects focused on neuroprotection and repair. There has been a growing interest in alternative approaches for treating neurological conditions. NeuroCAM (...
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation - All Programs No Deadline The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers a wide variety of fellowships and funding opportunities. Virtually all disciplines are eligible.   
INAC - New Paths for Education: Research, Measurement, Evaluation and Knowledge Transfer Activities No Deadline INAC is launching a new call for proposals to support research projects that help identify best practices in Indigenous education that could benefit First Nation students. For 2017-18, proposals are...
Campus Alberta Health Outcomes & Public Health Meeting Grant Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2017)
Campus Alberta Health Outcomes and Public Health is pleased to offer its 7th funding opportunity to support networking between Alberta’s health services and population health researchers and research...
Develop and grow business-led innovation superclusters in Canada Deadline Passed
(July 21, 2017)
The Innovation Superclusters Initiative, launched on May 24, 2017, is a new and uniquely Canadian initiative. The Government of Canada will work with industry in new ways—through a business-led...
Weston Brain Institute - Big Ideas No Deadline Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise....
Weston Brain Institute Postdoctoral Scholars No Deadline Funding for exceptional Canadian postdoctoral researchers to receive international training at the University of Oxford. Eligibility: Applicants must be postdoctoral researchers who are normally...
Nobel Prize No Deadline The nomination processes start in September each year. No person can nominate herself/himself for a Nobel Prize. The Nobel Committees of the four prize awarding institutions are responsible for the...
Canada Council for the Arts - Digital Strategy Fund Deadline Passed
(October 25, 2017)
The Digital Strategy Fund encourages an overall approach that helps support Canadian artists, groups and arts organizations in understanding the digital world, engaging with it, and responding to the...
Canada Council for the Arts Prizes No Deadline Every year the Canada Council awards a broad range of prestigious prizes to more than 200 Canadian artists and scholars in recognition of their quest for innovation and excellence.  Featured Prizes...
Richard Leitch Bursary Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2017)
Richard’s family was very supportive of creating a bursary in his name and specified that the funding be directed towards applicants involved in environmental research in Northern Canada, as this was...
Strategic Investment Program (SIP) Accelerator Funding Deadline Passed
(April 28, 2017)
Supports innovative post-discovery projects focused on the commercialization and/or knowledge mobilization of solutions (e.g. technologies, services or policies) aligned with AGE-WELL's mission and...
Roots of Resilience: Transformations of Identity and Community in Indigenous Mental Health No Deadline Roots of Resilience is a new interdisciplinary collaboration between researchers in Canada and New Zealand to study the factors that promote resilience in mental health among Indigenous people across...
Hospital for Sick Children Foundation Grants No Deadline We invest our communities' contributions in outstanding paediatric care, research, and education to help children at The Hospital for Sick Children, throughout Canada, and around the world. We offer...
Coordinating Council for Women in History Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
The CCWH offers the six awards to help reach its organizational goals. The deadline for receipt of all 2017 applications is May 15, 2017. Carol Gold Article Award – a $500 prize given to the best...
Federal Gas Tax Fund No Deadline The funding provided under this program is in addition to other provincial grant funding, such as the Municipal Sustainability Initiative, and non-grant funding of municipal infrastructure. It is...
Respiratory Health SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (RHSCN) Scientific Office of Alberta Health Services (AHS) supports and provides training and mentorship opportunities to increase capacity in...
AGRI Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program No Deadline To provide training and mentorship including opportunities for candidate's academic growth in an area of gambling-related research identified as needing development.  
W. Garfield Weston Foundation Grants No Deadline The W. Garfield Weston Foundation is a Canadian charitable foundation committed to making grants in Canada for the benefit of Canadians, the majority of this foundation's funds are now directed to...
Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
The Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing research grant is a partnership between the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) and Alberta Innovates (AI). This funding opportunity...
Agriculture Funding Consortium Call No Deadline The Alberta Crop Industry Development Fund Ltd. (ACIDF) is a private not-for-profit company owned by organizations in Alberta's crop industry. We invest in research, development and pre-...
CHILD-Bright Network - 2018 Training Innovation Fund October 15, 2018 The purpose of this initiative is to provide a maximum of $10,000 in funds to facilitate innovative training activities that will foster Patient-Oriented Research (POR) training/mentoring within...
Discovery Grant: The Ship Time (ST) Program Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2017)
This Ship Time Program is aimed at all NSERC-funded researchers who intend to use a vessel for their Discovery Grant-supported research in the coming years. It applies to: the Department of Fisheries...
Surgery SCN Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(May 7, 2018)
On behalf of the Surgery Strategic Clinical Network Scientific Office, the SEED Grant Award Program for 2018-19 is currently open. We welcome applications from a broad range of academic disciplines (...
PSA Awards-2017 Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award No Deadline The Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award honors sociological work in the Pacific region (whether by an academic or non-academic), that has made a positive impact on social and...
Catalust Grant: HIV/AIDS Community Based Research Deadline Passed
(October 3, 2017)
The HIV/AIDS CBR Program supports partnerships among community organizations, researchers, and decision-makers working in areas such as, but not limited to: housing, mental health, addictions,...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Cultural Relations Organization Project Funding No Deadline This funding supports the professional presentation of Alberta artists and arts organizations in any arts discipline that will "represent Alberta" at a national or international level, bringing...
International Biophysical Society Awards No Deadline The International Biophysical Society offers several awards for achievements in the field. Please see the attached link for more information about individual awards.
Academy of International Business Awards No Deadline The following awards are offered by AIB in relation to the annual conference. Each year, there are also be additional awards being offered by organizations affiliated with AIB. Temple/AIB Best Paper...
Crop Production and Canola Research Deadline Passed
(March 13, 2017)
Exploring health benefits of canola oil. Research continues to document and expand canola oil's importance to human nutrition. Projects now underway are increasing our knowledge of how canola can...
Alberta Health Services Emergency Strategic Clinical Network (2017 Undergraduate Summer Studentship Awards) Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2017)
The Emergency Strategic Clinical Network Summer Studentship Award (ESCN-SSA) is designed to foster research interest in emergency medicine and related disciplines among students at the undergraduate...
Medication Optomization for older adults living with fraility Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
This competition will fund innovative research proposals that address the ongoing concern of polypharmacy and related medication issues in older Canadians living with frailty. They are intended to be...
INAC - New Paths for Education: Innovation Activities No Deadline INAC is launching a new call for proposals from national organizations designated by First Nation band councils to pilot innovative approaches in education. The two themes this year are Land-based...
Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) – Patient-Oriented Research Collaboration Grants Deadline Passed
(November 14, 2017)
The goal of this funding opportunity is to support research teams that contribute to capacity building efforts in patient-oriented research, as identified in the SPOR Capacity Development Framework,...