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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
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Grant Titlesort descending Deadline Summary
Margaret and James F. Pendergast Award Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Margaret and James F. Pendergast award is awarded by the CAA to recognize exemplary contributions to Canadian archaeology by an avocational archaeologist.
Margaret Mead Award Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Margaret Mead Award, offered jointly by the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and the Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA), is presented to a younger scholar for a particular...
Masters Grants - NeuroCAM Deadline Passed
(October 3, 2017)
NeuroCAM refers to complementary and alternative modalities using principles of neuroscience. By definition, neuroCAM is most often a form of treatment for dysfunctions of the nervous system (...
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...
Max Bell Foundation Grants No Deadline Max Bell Foundation encourages the development of innovative ideas that impact public policies and practices with an emphasis on health and wellness, education, and the environment. The foundation...
Maytree Grants No Deadline A Canadian charitable foundation established in 1982, Maytree is active in funding projects that address wealth disparity and migration
McConnell Foundation Social Innovation Fund No Deadline The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation is pleased to launch the McConnell Social Innovation Fund. The Fund has three components—one for early stage innovations; a second for scaling up successful...
McLean Foundation Grants No Deadline The foundation makes grants in a wide range of areas, including arts, conservation, education, health and welfare. It maintains a flexible policy, with particular emphasis on projects showing promise...
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...
Mitacs and United Way - Social Inclusion Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2018)
Five United Ways across Canada have come together in a pilot partnership with Mitacs to provide funding and training for graduate students and postdocs for research related to social inclusion....
Mitacs Elevate Grant Program Deadline Passed
(June 21, 2017)
Applications are awarded competitively and subject to available funding.  MITACS is a federally funded Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE) in the mathematical sciences. It was launched in October...
Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Funding Deadline Passed
(June 7, 2017)
Mitacs Elevate is a postdoctoral fellowship with a customized research management training component. Fellows address complex challenges through: An exclusive research management curriculum for...
Mitacs Globalink Research Internship Deadline Passed
(June 14, 2017)
The Mitacs Globalink Research Internship is a competitive initiative for international undergraduates from Australia, Brazil, China, France, India, Germany, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, and Ukraine...
Mobility Program No Deadline The Mobility Program is intended to encourage investigators who are within five years of their first appointment after completing their research training or graduate students and postdoctoral fellows...
Modern Languages Association (MLA) Honors and Awards No Deadline Anyone may nominate a book for an MLA prize, but the author or publisher is responsible for sending the required number of copies, noted in the main list, to the MLA office before the deadline. An...
Molly Towell Fellowships Deadline Passed
(November 4, 2017)
Provides support for clinical or basic science students who wish to acquire further training and experience in basic biomedical research in preparation for a career in academic medicine. These...
MS Scientific Research Foundation Collaborative Team Grant Deadline Passed
(May 5, 2017)
The Team Grant supports transformative research that can have significant scientific, socio-economic and health impacts.
MSI Foundation Call for LOIs Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The M.S.I. Foundation is an Alberta-based health research funding organization fostering and supporting research into any aspect of the provision of health and allied services to the people of...
MTPRF New Investigator Awards Deadline Passed
(November 4, 2017)
Start-up funding for new faculty members are eligible for matching funds. Though not required, the presence and agreement of a senior faculty member to act as mentor for the new faculty member is...
Musagetes Fund Application Arts & Culture Grants Deadline Passed
(January 7, 2017)
Musagetes is an international organization that makes the arts more central and meaningful in people's lives, in our communities, and in our societies.  
NABS Grants Deadline Passed
(January 11, 2017)
The North American Bluebird Society is enthusiastically searching for and considering worthy grant proposals relating to the study of bluebirds and other native cavity nesting species in North...
National Hemp Cluster (2018-2023) Deadline Passed
(April 21, 2017)
The CHTA is a national organization that promotes Canadian hemp and hemp products globally. Established in 2003 the Alliance represents those involved in Canada’s hemp industry. Members include;...
National Research Core - Canadian Microbiome Initiative Deadline Passed
(February 13, 2018)
The current competition will develop a sustainable pan-Canadian Research Core to coordinate research activities, facilitate sharing of expertise, knowledge and resources, to support the integration...
National Wetland Conservation Fund No Deadline The National Wetland Conservation Fund (NWCF) supports on-the-ground activities to restore and enhance wetlands in Canada. The objectives of the fund are to: Restore degraded or lost wetlands on...
National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) Awards and Prizes No Deadline Current individual membership is a requirement for all applicants for NWSA awards. The National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) accepts nominations for the following award catagories: FACULTY...
Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) Prizes Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2017)
The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association is pleased to present a call for nominations for three publication prizes AND the annual meeting student paper prize: Best First Book in Native...
Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program invests in Canadian research and entrepreneurial talent to generate, translate and apply knowledge along the innovation continuum that will create...
New Approaches for Improving Timeliness of Routine Immunizations in Low-Resource Settings Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Soliciting innovative ideas for improving timeliness of routine immunizations. Specifically seeking applications proposing innovative approaches that successfully improve timeliness while reducing...
New Horizons in Physics Prize from the Breakthrough Foundation No Deadline The Fundamental Physics Prize Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation established by the Milner Foundation and dedicated to advancing our knowledge of the Universe at the deepest level by awarding...
Nickle Family Foundation Grants Deadline Passed
(February 20, 2017)
Funding requests must fall under one of the following categories: Youth Enrichment, Health and Wellness, Family and Community Wellness, Animal Welfare. Our geographic focus is Calgary and area. We...
NIH - Dysregulation of Immune Cell Regulatory Pathways by Mtb in the Context of HIV Infection Deadline Passed
(July 1, 2017)
The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to invite applications to support innovative preclinical research to identify Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)-mediated changes in key...
NIH - Innovation for HIV Vaccine Discovery Deadline Passed
(July 1, 2017)
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support high risk, high impact, early discovery research on vaccine approaches to prevent acquisition of or ongoing infection by HIV...
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...
Norman Sanders Complex Care National Grant August 31, 2018 To promote innovative, interdisciplinary research related to the broad area of complex care in children's health. The Norman Saunders Complex Care Initiative fund has designated approximately $100,...
NSERC Award for Science Promotion Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2017)
The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion honour people and groups that are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public. The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion are an opportunity...
NSERC CREATE Program Deadline Passed
(March 19, 2018)
The NSERC Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) Program supports the training of teams of highly qualified students and postdoctoral fellows from Canada and abroad through the...
NSERC Discovery Grants October 3, 2018 The Discovery Grants Program supports ongoing programs of research with long-term goals rather than a single short-term project or collection of projects. These grants recognize the creativity and...
NSERC Discovery Grants – Northern Research Supplements Program October 3, 2018 Objective The Discovery Grants Northern Research Supplements (NRS) Program has been established to help augment and promote Canadian university-based northern research and training. The main purpose...
NSERC PromoScience Program Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
NSERC invites applications that promote the natural sciences and engineering to Canada's young people, particularly to groups such as girls and Aboriginal peoples that are under-represented in...
NSERC Research Tools & Instruments (RTI) Grants Program October 3, 2018 RTI Grants are one-year awards of up to $150,000 that assist in the purchase or fabrication of research equipment with a net cost between $7,001 and $250,000 (excluding taxes, customs and importation...
NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants for Networks (SPG-N) January 3, 2019 Strategic Partnership Grants for Networks (SPG‑N) fund large-scale, multidisciplinary research projects in targeted research areas that require a network approach and that involve collaboration...
NSERC Strategic Partnership Project Grant (SPG-P) February 1, 2019 The goal of NSERC’s Strategic Partnership Grants is to increase research and training in targeted areas that could strongly enhance Canada’s economy, society and/or environment within the next 10 ...
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) - SUMMER TERM Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
DEADLINE Extension – February 26, 2018 at 4:00pm The NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) are meant to nurture your interest and fully develop your potential for a research career in...
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) - WINTER TERM Deadline Passed
(December 18, 2017)
The NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) are meant to nurture your interest and fully develop your potential for a research career in the natural sciences and engineering. They are also...
NWSA Graduate Scholarship Award No Deadline NWSA will award $1,000 to a student who, in the fall of the year of the award, will be engaged in the research or writing states of a Master's Thesis or Ph.D Dissertation in the interdisciplinary...
O. Harold Warwick Prize Deadline Passed
(April 18, 2018)
The O. Harold Warwick Prize is given for outstanding achievements in cancer control research. It honours Dr Warwick, a pioneering researcher in cancer control and treatment, and the first executive...
OHS Futures - Grant Funding Program Deadline Passed
(March 19, 2018)
On March 1, 2018, the Alberta Ministry of Labour is announcing its fifth year of the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Futures – Research Funding Program. OHS Futures formalizes the way...
Open Call - Alberta Land Institute Deadline Passed
(August 15, 2017)
The Alberta Land Institute is accepting for consideration research proposals in the open category. Proposals must fit one of the three Research Categories within ALI’s research portfolio (Discovery...
Operating Grant: Economic Forecasting Deadline Passed
(November 28, 2017)
In 2015, Canadian health care spending was over $219 billion. Health care funding, financing and sustainability is a top priority across the country and innovative approaches are required to finance...
Operating Grant: Opioid Crisis Knowledge Synthesis Deadline Passed
(December 5, 2017)
In Canada, the dramatic and increasing number of overdoses and deaths related to the use of opioids is a national public health crisis. The Government of Canada is committed to tackling this crisis...