Student Funding

Health & Medical Sciences

Penny D’Agnone

Grants Facilitator


B626 University Hall

Natural Sciences & Engineering

Stacey Leavitt

Grants Facilitator


B624 University Hall

Social Science, Fine Arts & Humanities

Emma Dering

Grants Facilitator

(403) 332-4487, 

B622 University Hall 

Industry Related Projects

Greg Vilk

University Industry Liaison Manager


B634 University Hall

Grant Title Deadlinesort descending Summary
Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) - Infrastructure Operating Fund (IOF) Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
All Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) projects approved after July 1, 2001, are eligible to receive CFI Infrastructure Operating Funds (IOF). All eligible CFI projects generate an IOF allocation...
Genome Applications Partnership Program Round 9 Deadline Passed
(May 16, 2017)
The Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) represents a key element in Genome Canada’s strategic plan towards funding downstream research and development projects that are driven by...
Canadian CubeSat Project (CCP) Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) wishes to inform you that a Call for Letters of Interest is posted regarding the Canadian CubeSat Project (CCP). The CCP aims to offer a unique opportunity to...
Western Economic Diversification Program Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The Western Diversification Program (WDP) is one of the main programs through which Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) makes strategic investments in initiatives with not-for-profit...
(John C.) Polanyi Award Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The NSERC John C. Polanyi Award is given to an individual or team whose research, conducted in Canada, has led to a recent outstanding advance in any NSERC-supported field of the natural sciences or...
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Project Grant Program Deadline Passed
(May 30, 2017)
The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or...
CIHR - Human Immunology Initiative: Standardization Core Deadline Passed
(June 6, 2017)
The aim of the Standardization Core is to create common measurements, indicators and outcomes that can be used for comparative purposes across populations and studies, including identifying and...
Biomarker Development/Validations Deadline Passed
(July 4, 2017)
The aim of the ALS Association TREAT ALSTM Clinical Management Grant Program is to improve care and living with ALS with a focus on clinical, psychological and or social management of ALS. This call...
Manitoba Gambling Research Program Small Grant Deadline Passed
(July 12, 2017)
Purpose Small Grants support research projects of high scientific standard within the research priorities of the Manitoba Gambling Research Program. Through Small Grants, the program aims to: Enhance...
Shastri Faculty Development Programme for Vocational Education Deadline Passed
(July 14, 2017)
The Shastri Institute through its facilitation services will provide assistance to MHRD in identification of faculty in India and Canada for mutual benefit. Canada has the tools to provide the...
Strategic Research Grant (SRG) Deadline Passed
(July 31, 2017)
The Strategic Research Grant (SRG) program is intended to support small and large scale multidisciplinary multi-sectoral research projects that are presented in the context of a program of research...
AGE-WELL Catalyst Funding Program Deadline Passed
(August 3, 2017)
Its aim is to unite partners from the research, industry, government and not-for-profit sectors towards the common goal of helping older Canadians to maintain their independence, health and quality...
Foundation Grant Program Deadline Passed
(August 8, 2017)
Foundation grants are designed to support research leaders at any career stage to build and conduct programs of health research across CIHR's mandate.
Governor General’s Innovation Award Deadline Passed
(August 14, 2017)
The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences is looking for suggestions for candidates to nominate for the upcoming Governor General's Innovation Awards. To recommend a candidate, please...
PolicyWise Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(August 18, 2017)
Seed Grants are intended to support the planning and development of a potential research project in topic areas relevant to PolicyWise. Seed Grants enable PolicyWise to invest in the beginning stages...
PolicyWise Grant Deadline Passed
(August 18, 2017)
The Grant funding competition provides funding for research teams to answer policy-relevant research questions in the areas of child, family and community research. Potential Grant activities include...
CIHR Foundation Grant 2017-2018 Deadline Passed
(August 29, 2017)
The Foundation Grant program is expected to: Support a broad base of health research leaders across all career stages, areas, and health-related disciplines including basic, biomedical research with...
CIHR Project Grant: Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Deadline Passed
(August 30, 2017)
The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential for important advances in fundamental or applied health-related knowledge, the health care system, and/or health...
2017 NAVIGATOR Research Program Deadline Passed
(September 2, 2017)
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...
Catalyst Grant: Indigenous Approaches to Wellness Research Deadline Passed
(September 19, 2017)
The aim of this Catalyst Grant is to provide seed money to support research activities related to Indigenous approaches to wellness which represent the first steps towards the pursuit of more...
DTL Grants Program Deadline Passed
(September 21, 2017)
The call for proposals wants to focus in the areas of detection of algorithmic bias and discrimination as well as in the exposure of location and other IoT-related privacy threats. The grants are...
AGRI Small Grants Deadline Passed
(September 22, 2017)
Please consult the attached AGRI Small Grant guidelines for a complete program description.  
PolicyWise Supporting Child and Youth Mental Health Outcomes in Alberta School Settings – Early Career Award Competition Deadline Passed
(September 27, 2017)
The ‘Supporting Child and Youth Mental Health Outcomes in Alberta School Settings’ initiative, sponsored by the Addiction and Mental Health Strategic Clinical Network (AMH SCN), will catalyse a...
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 (...
Special Programme Islam, The Modern Nation State and Transnational Movements Deadline Passed
(October 5, 2017)
Aimed at researchers who, with an eye to current developments, are examining the emergence of political movements in the Islamic world at the national and/or transnational level. Historical studies...
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...
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...
Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships (QES) Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
The Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships program (QES) was created to improve global talent exchange between Canada and other nations. The program aims to develop the next...
CIHR Fellowship Deadline Passed
(October 23, 2017)
Fellowships provide support for highly qualified applicants in all areas of health research at the post-PhD degree or post-health professional degree stages to add to their experience by engaging in...
ARDN Rural and Remote Homelessness Deadline Passed
(October 30, 2017)
The Alberta Rural Development Network (ARDN) is currently accepting funding applications from organizations interested in obtaining financial assistance to achieve activities specific to meeting the...
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...
PolicyWise Valuing Mental Health Innovation and Integration Research Grant Competition Deadline Passed
(November 17, 2017)
The Addiction and Mental Health Strategic Clinical Network™ (AMH SCN™) is facilitating a research funding call that addresses identification of evidence-informed research practices and programs to...
Research Kickstarter Grants Deadline Passed
(November 17, 2017)
Alberta’s Tomorrow Project (ATP) is pleased to announce two Research Kickstarter grants ($10,000 each for 1 year), with funds administered by the Alberta Cancer Foundation. This program is for...
Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(November 27, 2017)
The Diabetes, Obesity, & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network (DON-SCN) is very pleased to announce the 2017-2018 Seed Grant funding competition. This opportunity is designed to allow researchers...
Alberta Health Services - Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2017)
Call for Applications - Maternal Newborn Child & Youth Strategic Clinical Network 2018 Seed Grant Competition The mission of the Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Strategic Clinical Network™ (MNCY...
L'Or'al-UNESCO Women Rising Talents Awards Deadline Passed
(December 19, 2017)
The L'Or'al Foundation-UNESCO Women in Science International Rising Talents awards were launched in 2015 to advance the careers of outstanding young women in science and offer them international...
The theme for Congress 2017 is "From Far and Wide: The Next 150." Deadline Passed
(December 19, 2017)
The CCHA invites proposals for scholarly papers, especially those dealing with the Congress theme as it relates to Canadian Catholic history, but papers dealing with any aspect of the history of the...
Killam Prize Deadline Passed
(January 5, 2018)
Killam Prizes are intended to honour distinguished Canadian scholars who have been engaged in research in universities, hospitals, research or scientific instit, or other. The prizes are funded...
Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST) Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2018)
The Canadian Space Agency would like to inform you that the Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST) Announcement of Opportunity (AO) has been posted on its web site...
Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
The Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research celebrates extraordinary and inspiring individuals who have devoted their career to natural science research and have...
Excellence in Public Education Award Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
This award acknowledges excellence in the sharing of archaeological information with the public. These substantial contributions are made either through writing or speaking about archaeology,...
Social Innovation Call for Proposals Deadline Passed
(February 5, 2018)
The Trans-Atlantic Platform has launched its 2018 Social Innovation Call for Proposals, which will support international projects that can contribute to increasing our understanding of societal...
CIHR Project Grant Deadline Passed
(February 6, 2018)
The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential for important advances in fundamental or applied health-related knowledge, the health care system, and/or health...
Clean Growth in Natural Resource Sectors Program (CGP) Deadline Passed
(February 7, 2018)
Clean Growth in Natural Resource Sectors Program  Action on Clean Growth Clean growth is good for our planet and our pocketbooks. That is why we introduced the Clean Growth Program (CGP), which...
SSHRC Impact Awards Deadline Passed
(February 9, 2018)
SSHRC Impact Awards are designed to build on and sustain Canada's research-based knowledge culture in the social sciences and humanities. The awards recognize outstanding researchers and celebrate...
Alfred Vincent Kidder Award Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
Established in 1950, the Alfred Vincent Kidder Award for Eminence in the Field of American Archaeology was given every two years to an outstanding archaeologist specializing in the archaeology of the...
Smith-Wintemberg Award Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
The Smith-Wintemberg award is presented to honour professional members of the Canadian archaeological community who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the discipline of...
Lake Winnipeg Basin Program Deadline Passed
(February 21, 2018)
Application-based funding is available through the Lake Winnipeg Basin Program for targeted, outcome focused actions. Projects will be aimed at reducing nutrients, enhancing collaboration and...
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...
SSHRC Undergraduate Student Research Award Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The University of Lethbridge SSHRC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRAs) aim to encourage research and advance training of undergraduate students in all disciplines. The program facilitates...