Student Funding

Health & Medical Sciences

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

Natural Sciences & Engineering

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

Social Science, Fine Arts & Humanities

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

Industry Related Projects

Greg Vilk
University Industry Liaison Manager
403-317-2860,
B634 University Hall
greg.vilk@uleth.ca

Grant Title Deadlinesort descending Summary
The Synergy Awards for Innovation Deadline Passed
(April 18, 2017)
The Synergy Awards for Innovation honour outstanding research and development (R&D) partnerships between a university or a college, and industry, in the natural sciences and engineering. Since...
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...
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...
Alberta Gambling Research Institute Major Grants No Deadline To support curiosity-driven basic research for Investigator - and/or stakeholder identified topics.  
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...
ACA Grants Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2016)
This grants program is intended to: increase knowledge of Alberta’s heritage of living resources, specifically the flora and fauna, promote the development of highly qualified, Alberta-based...
The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2017)
The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program was established in the year 2000 in collaboration with Wyeth Canada, now Pfizer. Pfizer Canada strives every day to help Canadians live healthy,...
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...
The Camsell Medal No Deadline The Camsell Medal recognizes outstanding volunteer service to the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, only RCGS Fellows may nominate. The RCGS is an iconic non-profit organization that is funded...
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...
Canadian Green Chemistry and Engineering Network Awards July 2, 2018 The CGCEN, a forum of the CIC administers the Canadian Green Chemistry and Engineering Awards, a national awards program recognizing significant accomplishments and advancements in green chemistry...
Ireland Canada University Foundation - Flaherty Research Scholarship Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2017)
These awards will support up to six Canadian research scholars travelling to Ireland, and up to six Irish research scholars travelling to Canada, for visits of between 4 and 6 weeks in duration. With...
IMPERIAL OIL - UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AWARDS PROGRAM Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2017)
IMPERIAL OIL - UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AWARDS PROGRAM University research awards are designed to encourage research at Canadian universities in areas of interest to Imperial Oil's petroleum,...
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...
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...
Canadian Society of Medievalists Student Presentation Prize No Deadline This prize is awarded annually for the best student presentation at this year's CSM Conference. Students must hand their papers to the President at the end of the conference.    
Developmental Services Research Grant Competition Deadline Passed
(July 5, 2017)
The objective of the Developmental Services (DS) Research Grant Fund is to support research capacity and innovative initiatives specifically for the Developmental Services sector. The Fund has been...
CIFAR Global Call of Ideas Deadline Passed
(January 21, 2018)
Call for Letters of Intent closes on January 21st, 2018 For more than three decades, CIFAR’s global research programs have connected many of the world’s best minds – across borders and disciplines –...
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...
Sex- and Gender-based Analysis Health Policy-Research Partnerships Deadline Passed
(September 6, 2017)
Integrating sex and gender considerations throughout the health policy process can be complex. However, Health Canada staff charged with applying sex- and gender-based analysis (SGBA) to programs and...
IDRC Funds No Deadline IDRC funds projects that aim to bring employment, food security, health, peace, and prosperity to developing regions of the world. IDRC was established by an act of Canada's parliament in 1970 with a...
2017-18 Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant June 27, 2018 This grant is to support and encourage Institutional collaboration in R&D for a period of two years in the areas in which Institutions from SICI’s Indian and Canadian Member Council can benefit....
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...
Foreign Government Awards Program - Mexico Deadline Passed
(October 27, 2017)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE) of Mexico, through the Agencia Mexicana de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AMEXCID), offers scholarships to Canadians who wish to participate in an...
Big Ideas: Call for Ideas No Deadline The Weston Brain Institute is considering supporting a large-scale, pivotal project to significantly and sustainably advance research in our field. With this call, we are seeking to identify highly...
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...
City of Lethbridge Community Event Support Grant No Deadline We recognize the value of special events and the contribution they make to the vitality of our community. Your City has established this program to provide funding support, investing in non-profit...
Academy of Management (AOM) George R. Terry Book Award Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2018)
The Terry Book Award is granted annually to the book judged to have made the most outstanding contribution to the global advancement of management knowledge during the last two years.  Books that...
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...
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...
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...
ESCN/SHSCN Master's Studentship Competition Deadline Passed
(July 30, 2017)
The Emergency Strategic Clinical Network and Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network are pleased to announce a Call for Applications for a Master’s Studentship Award.  This competition is jointly...
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...
CHS - Novo Nordisk Psychosocial Research Program Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2017)
The Canadian Hemophilia Society – Novo Nordisk Canada Psychosocial Research Program was created to engage professionals/graduate students from the allied health disciplines (ie. Nursing,...
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 3M Environmental Innovation Award No Deadline To recognize outstanding individuals in business, government, academia or community organizations whose innovative contributions to environmental change are benefiting Canada and Canadians....
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...
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...
Wolf Prize No Deadline The Wolf Prize in Mathematics is awarded almost annually [a] by the Wolf Foundation in Israel. It is one of the six Wolf Prizes established by the Foundation and awarded since 1978; the others are in...
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...
Alberta Innovates Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The Alberta Innovates (AI) program, previously known as Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) and Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions (AIHS), funds the AI Summer Studentships....
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...
CCS Impact Grant Deadline Passed
(April 10, 2018)
The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) Impact Grant program is intended to contribute to the scientific idea ‘pipeline’ by supporting significant progression in cancer research programs that are anywhere...
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...
Templeton Prize- small/large Grants No Deadline The Templeton Prize is an annual award presented by the Templeton Foundation. Established in 1972, it is awarded to a living person who, in the estimation of the judges, "has made an exceptional...
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...
Alliance Pipeline Aboriginal Student Awards Deadline Passed
(July 1, 2017)
Alliance Pipeline believes the best way to help Aboriginal communities build a bright future is to contribute to the personal growth and education of Aboriginal youth, today. That’s why the Alliance...
PhD Grants - NeuroCAM Deadline Passed
(May 5, 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 (...
Embedding a Palliative Approach to Care (EPAC) Collaborative Deadline Passed
(May 25, 2018)
The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement's (CFHI) programming in palliative and end-of-life care is focused on curating, identifying, and validating high-impact innovative models and...
The Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH) Talks Deadline Passed
(October 17, 2017)
The Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health IHDCYH is launching its fourth round of the IHDCYH Talks Video Competition, a unique opportunity to submit short videos (recommended maximum...