Grants

Grant Title Deadline Summary
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...
LPIRG Action Group Grant Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
LPIRG provides funding, administrative, and organizational support to action groups. Resources will be made available (meeting, file, and storage space), library resources, web space, LPIRG staff and...
LPIRG Event Project Grant No Deadline There are no set deadlines for event/project grant applications, however the LPIRG Board of Directors will look more favourably on applications that are submitted at least 3 weeks prior to the event/...
Cures for Kids Grant No Deadline Cures for Kids provides funding for research and clinical programs for children with life-threatening illnesses. Grants of between $500 and $2,500 are awarded to qualifying organizations for specific...
LPIRG Research Grant Deadline Passed
(November 20, 2017)
There are three research grant application deadlines each year: Fall Semester Applications are due July 16, notification of funding will be on the first day of the Fall Semester; Winter Semester...
STTI/Canadian Nurses Foundation Grant Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The Canadian Nurses Foundation is the only national charitable organization promoting health and patient care in Canada by fostering excellence in nursing through: nursing research grants, study...
Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research (CFDR) Grants Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
The Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research is the pre-eminent funder of applied nutrition and dietetic research in Canada. CFDR contributes to the health of Canadians by generating funds for...
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...
Alva Foundation Grants Deadline Passed
(March 7, 2018)
The Alva Foundation funds registered charitable organizations (with a CRA charitable registration number) conducting research and/or developing services that address significant risk factors in early...
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...
American Anthropological Association Prizes & Awards No Deadline The American Anthropological Association (AAA) offers numerous awards and prizes in the field of Anthropology, including, but not limited to: AAA/Oxford University Press Award for Excellence in...
Clone of Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) Seed Funding Grant Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
Seed Funding Grant POGO offers annual Seed Funding Grants of up to $15,000 to facilitate or support feasibility studies, the development of preliminary data to enable applications to other granting...
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) Fellowship Program Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
Fellowship Training To enhance the PRU’s mandate, goals, and research agenda, POGO has established two research fellowships (PhD/Post Doctoral Fellowship and Clinician Scholar Award). This award...
The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program November 15, 2018 This program allows Canadian investigators to conduct research on medical and psychosocial aspects of bleeding disorders, including outcome evaluation. Grants are awarded for clinical research in...
Canadian Hemophilia Society Dream of a Cure Research Program November 15, 2018 Supporting research towards improving the health and the quality of life of all people with inherited bleeding disorders and finding a cure have been goals of the Canadian Hemophilia Society (CHS)...
CIHR - SGBA Health Policy-Research Partnerships Deadline Passed
(September 6, 2017)
In response to the Canadian government's renewed commitment to gender-based analysis, Health Canada recently approved a department-wide Sex- and Gender-Based Analysis (SGBA) Action Plan. A key...
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...
CIHR - SPOR Innovative Clinical Trial Multi-Year Grant Deadline Passed
(January 16, 2018)
As part of SPOR, the Innovative Clinical Trials (iCT) initiative aims to build capacity and increase the intensity of iCT research. iCTs use designs that are alternative to traditional Randomized...
CIHR - Catalyst Grant - Population Health Intervention Research on Legalization of Cannabis Deadline Passed
(August 22, 2017)
Program and policy interventions can create conditions for “natural experiments” that represent rich but often untapped sources of information for comparing processes and outcomes, sharing lessons...
CIHR - Planning and Dissemination Grants - ICS Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2017)
CIHR's mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health...
CIHR/SSHRC - Healthy and Productive Work Partnership Grants Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
Healthy and Productive Work, a joint initiative of CIHR and SSHRC, reflects the interplay between health and social sciences in responding to the growing interest in maintaining a healthy, productive...
American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) Awards No Deadline The American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to initiate, encourage, and support research into, and public understanding of, the history and cultures...
Archaeological Institute of America Awards No Deadline Each year, the Archaeological Institute of America presents a number of awards to archaeologists, educators, authors, and others whose work has had a positive impact on the field of archaeology. Each...
Society for Historical Archaeology Awards and Prizes No Deadline The Society for Historical Archaeology offers numerous awards and prizes for researchers, young scholars and students in the field of historical archaeology.  These awards include, but are not...
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,...
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...
Canada-Brazil Awards - Joint Research Projects Deadline Passed
(October 11, 2017)
Global Affairs Canada and the Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES) of Brazil are offering scholarships to support team-oriented research projects, between Canadian...
Saving Brains Grant Deadline Passed
(October 11, 2017)
With the ultimate goal of increasing human capital and tackling existing inequalities, Saving Brains seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that protect and nurture early...
Society for American Archaeology Awards No Deadline The Society for American Archaeology (SAA) offers numerous awards. including the Excellence in Public Education Award, the Public Service Award, the Crabtree Award and many more. Visit their website...
Society for Industrial Archaeology Awards No Deadline The Society for Industrial Archaeology offers three (3) awards: General Tools Award: The General Tools Award is the highest honor the SIA can bestow. The award recognizes individuals who have given...
Plains Anthropological Society Awards No Deadline The Plains Anthropological Society offers three (3) awards: Distinguished Service Award: Nominations may be submitted by regular mail or by email and must include a vita or resume, a brief synopsis...
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...
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...
Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Arthur Wynne Gold Medal No Deadline The CSMB Arthur Wynne Gold Medal is presented by the Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences (CSMB) to an individual who has made a major contribution to biochemistry, molecular and cell biology...
Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Canadian Science Publishing Senior Investigator Award No Deadline It recognizes a record of outstanding achievement in research in one or more of the fields of biochemistry, molecular or cellular biology or genetics undertaken in Canada by a Canadian scientist (a...
Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Jeanne Manery Fisher Memorial Award No Deadline In honour of the late Jeanne Manery Fisher, Professor of Biochemistry, University of Toronto, an eminent woman will be selected by the Society every second year for her scientific accomplishments,...
RiboClub Life Achievement Award No Deadline This award recognizes a Canadian scientist that significantly changed the landscape of RNA biology. A one of a kind watch selected specially for this occasion will be given every 10 years and the...
Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences New Investigator Award No Deadline The CSMB New Investigator Award is an annual award established by the Society to recognize meritorious research in biochemistry, molecular or cellular biology or genetics in Canada. The nominee shall...
The Protein Society Awards No Deadline The Protein Society offers several awards for achievements in the discipline. Please see the attached link for more information about individual awards. 
Canadian Biophysical Society Fellows No Deadline Fellows are scientists who have made exceptional contributions to biophysics. Fellows are chosen by the executive based on nominations from the awards committee, currently chaired by Dr. Giuseppe...
Canadian Biophysical Society Michèle Auger Service Award No Deadline The Michèle Auger Service Award is presented to members who have provided exceptional service towards the growth and development of the Biophysical Society of Canada.
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.
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 Political Science Association Prizes No Deadline The Canadian Political Science Association offers a number of awards and prizes on an annual and biennial basis. Three Minutes Thesis Prize Conference Poster Prize CPSA Prize in International...
American Philosophical Society Prizes No Deadline The American Philosophical Society began awarding medals in 1790. Since then, it has continued by awarding medals and prizes for outstanding achievement in the sciences, humanities, arts, professions...
Canadian Bioethics Society Awards Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
The Canadian Bioethics Society accepts nominations for two awards in recognition of those who have made significant contributions to health care ethics in Canada.  The CBS Distinguished Service Award...
American Philosophical Association Prizes No Deadline The American Philosophical Association offers numerous prizes available to scholars, young scholars and student philosophers.  This includes the Gittler Award, given for an outstanding scholarly...
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,...
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...
Age-Well Strategic Investment Program (SIP) Accelerator Funding Deadline Passed
(August 30, 2017)
Do you have an innovative idea that has the potential for real-world impact at the intersection of technology and aging? AGE-WELL is launching a new funding program called the “SIP Accelerator” to...