Grants

Grant Title Deadlinesort descending Summary
Grand Challenges Canada - OPTions Initiative February 12, 2019 The Options for Pregnancy Termination (OPTions) Innovation Initiative Request for Proposals launched on 12 November 2018. The OPTions Initiative seeks innovative and transformative ideas that have...
CIHR-CADTH-McMaster Health System Impact Fellowship Deadline Passed
(June 15, 2017)
McMaster’s Health Policy PhD program and the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH), in collaboration with the Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis (CHEPA), the...
Alberta MS Network - Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 23, 2018)
  Alberta MS Network The Alberta MS Network (previously the ‘Alberta endMS Regional Research and Training Centre’) was initiated in 2009 with funding from the MS Society of Canada. What began as a...
The Covenant Health Research Grant (CHRC) No Deadline The Covenant Health Research Grant was established to support researchers and research projects, and corresponding knowledge transfer activities that advance the Covenant Health strategic plan.
Indspire Student Bursaries and Scholarships No Deadline Successful futures are created through hard work, creativity, and perseverance. Each one of us has a unique potential to achieve, and for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis students, Indspire is here to...
Shastri Mobility Programme Deadline Passed
(June 27, 2018)
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute provides funding for senior faculty members/ educational administrators from its Canadian and Indian Member Institutions of good standing to study and learn best...
Canadian Cancer Society - Stand Up To Cancer Team Grant Deadline Passed
(August 10, 2018)
Funding Opportunity: Stand Up to Cancer Canada Metastatic Breast Cancer Dream Team Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C) Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Canadian Institutes...
WNRCASN - Graduate Student Research Award Deadline Passed
(December 11, 2017)
The Graduate Student Research Award, introduced in 2007, is intended to support the research activities of WNRCASN members who are graduate students. This award is available to: 1) faculty members...
Early-Career Capacity Building Grants Deadline Passed
(April 17, 2018)
Supported by the Canada Brain Research Fund, the general purpose of the Early-Career Capacity Building Grant program is to accelerate novel and transformative research that will fundamentally change...
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships Program: Doctoral Nominations No Deadline The Vanier CGS program aims to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by supporting students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate...
CIHR Global Health Planning Grants Deadline Passed
(August 22, 2017)
CIHR’s Institutes of Population and Public Health (IPPH) and Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (IMHA), in collaboration with CIHR’s Institutes of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) and...
Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting Program Awards No Deadline The Academy of Management sponsors two (2) awards in the Annual Meeting Program Awards catagory: William H. Newman Award for Best Paper Based on a Dissertation The William H. Newman Award is...
NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grant (CRD) No Deadline NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grants are continually accepting applications that: create mutually beneficial collaborations between Canadian universities and private and/or public...
TECTERRA Industry Investment Program No Deadline The Industry Investment Program (IND) enables and supports small to medium size Alberta companies in the development and commercialization of innovative geospatial solutions for integrated resource...
2018 Brain Tumour Research Grant Deadline Passed
(April 27, 2018)
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada is seeking outstanding researchers conducting quality brain tumour research. All such proposals will be given serious consideration, including pediatric brain tumour...
APRI New Collaborations Program No Deadline The New Collaborations program is intended to encourage collaborations between researchers from an Alberta-based institution with researchers from institutions outside Alberta. Qualified...
Errol Sharpe Book Prize No Deadline Dominations made to an author of nominated books should be pro-socialist in approach, where "socialism" is very broadly conceived. The prize is for single or jointly authored original books,...
Archaeological Society of Alberta Award No Deadline The Archaeological Society of Alberta (ASA) recognizes members that have made exceptional contributions to the society by awarding them the Distinguished Service Award. The following criteria are...
Gov General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts No Deadline The Governor General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts are granted to artists in recognition of remarkable careers in either of those fields.  
Community Investment Program Deadline Passed
(August 18, 2017)
The Community Innovation area of interest supports projects, practices and ideas that encourage experimentation with the goal of creating new ways of realizing community potential and character...
Transformational Research: Parkinson's & Related Diseases Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2018)
Transformational Research: Canada 2019 (Parkinson’s & Related Diseases) Funding for transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects on...
Alberta East Slopes Fish Habitat and Native Fish Recovery Research Fund Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2018)
A court ordered monetary penalty for environmental damages allocated $1,100,000 for creation of the Alberta East Slopes Fish Habitat and Native Fish Recovery Research Fund. These funds are held in...
Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada Research Grant Deadline Passed
(January 29, 2017)
Funds Research Grants to: encourage the development of new technology and treatment methods; develop methods for the prevention and early recognition of physical disabilities; evaluate the...
CIHR - Secondary Data Analysis Deadline Passed
(October 3, 2017)
CIHR and the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) have partnered to create a dynamic cohort of complex, high system users. The Dynamic Cohort was developed using CIHI’s in-house datasets...
The Leonard E. Boyle Dissertation Prize for Medieval Studies No Deadline The competition for this prize will be awarded to an outstanding dissertation in any field of medieval studies. The dissertation must be written by a Canadian or by someone resident in Canada....
CS-CAN/INFO-CAN Awards No Deadline CS-Can/Info-Can currently offers two annual awards: Awards for Lifetime Achievement in Computer Science These awards recognize current or former faculty members in Canadian Computer Science...
CHS-Bayer ADVANCE Canada Research Program February 8, 2019 The Canadian Hemophilia Society – Bayer ADVANCE Canada Research Program was created to engage Canadian hemophilia treaters in activities to identify and research key issues in the ageing hemophilia...
Kids Brain Health Network Training Fellowship Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2017)
The awards will be made to outstanding predoctoral and postdoctoral fellows undertaking a program of research training that incorporates original research into the origins, early detection and...
AHS Seniors Health Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 2, 2018)
Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network™  2018 Undergraduate Summer Studentship Competition Description The Scientific Office of the Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network™ (SCN) is providing...
University of Lethbridge FNMI Awards Deadline Passed
(September 30, 2017)
FNMI Awards There are some awards that are specific to the FNMI students. Please refer to this document for further details. All FMNI students are also eligible and encouraged to apply for all other...
SONY Research Award Program Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
The SONY Research Award Program provides funding for cutting-edge academic research and helps build a collaborative relationship between faculty and Sony researchers. With awards up to $150,000 per...
WGSRF Awards and Prizes No Deadline The WGSRF awards an annual outstanding scholarship prize, and both an undergraduate and graduate student essay prize.  The current call for papers, as well as additional information for the prizes,...
Food Allergy Research Grant February 28, 2019 The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable organization, established to increase educational opportunities and research resources for the Canadian Allergy and...
CIHR Start-Up Grant - Fellow Recruitment Deadline Passed
(June 15, 2017)
Under the supervision of Dr. Steini Brown (Director, IHPME), Dr Donna McRitchie (VP, Medical and Academic Affairs, NYGH) and Dr Patricia Trbovich, the successful applicant will have an opportunity to...
CIHR Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 21, 2018)
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to provide undergraduate and health professional students with opportunities to undertake health research projects with established investigators in an...
The Muttart Foundation Training Program No Deadline The foundation considers applications from registered charitable organizations in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Foundation's funding guidelines are focused on two main areas: Early Childhood...
Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada Grants No Deadline The Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada (PFC) is Canada’s only registered charity dedicated to the funding of physiotherapy research. PFC-funded research creates knowledge that improves the practice...
Alberta MS Network Trainee Travel Award No Deadline This award is to help trainees present their MS research at a domestic or international conference.
Shastri Research Student Fellowship for Students Deadline Passed
(June 27, 2018)
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute supports a fellowship for students including undergraduate students enrolled in degree programmes in recognised Indian & Canadian universities or institutions to...
Canadian Cancer Society - Travel Awards Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2019)
Travel Awards Deadline dates There are normally three competitions each year: Full application deadline: Results announcement: Funding start date: 1st competition January 15 May...
Canola Oil Research No Deadline 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...
OHS Futures - Grant Funding Program Deadline Passed
(January 28, 2018)
On, December 19, 2018, the Alberta Ministry of Labour is announcing its sixth year of the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Futures – Research Funding Program. OHS Futures formalizes the way...
Maytree Grants No Deadline A Canadian charitable foundation established in 1982, Maytree is active in funding projects that address wealth disparity and migration
Canadian Philosophical Association Prizes Deadline Passed
(October 31, 2017)
A number of prizes are awarded by the Canadian Philosophical Association. In addition to the student essay prizes and the Biennial Book Prize, the CPA awards two faculty essay prizes. In philosophy...
Academy of Management (AOM) Publication Awards No Deadline Each year during the Annual Meeting, the Academy of Management recognizes authors of journal articles that were published in the previous year in each of the Academy's six journals. The selection...
NSERC Engage Grant No Deadline Engage applications are accepted on a continual basis, and offer $25,000 for up to six months. They are intended to foster researcher-industry partnerships by allowing for innovative companies to...
Alberta Cancer Foundation - Cancer Detection Challenge Deadline Passed
(June 21, 2017)
This Challenge seeks to identify and support the development of cancer detection and diagnosis technologies that will enhance outcomes for patients with cancer while simultaneously driving the growth...
IDeal Program No Deadline The IDeal Program, also known as the Innovation and Delivery Program, was created to encourage collaboration among industry, Alberta universities and research institutions. The Alberta Prion Research...
PSA Awards-2017 Dean S. Dorn Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award No Deadline The Dean S. Dorn Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award honors individuals whose distinctions as teachers have made a significant impact on how sociology is taught. It is typically given for...
Canadian Archaeological Association Awards No Deadline The Canadian Archaeological Association offers five (5) awards, including: The Smith-Wintemberg Award: Presented to honour professional members of the Canadian archaeological community who have made...