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
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...
WNRCASN Nursing Education Research Award Deadline Passed
(December 11, 2017)
The WNRCASN Research Award was launched in 1998 by the Western Region Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing Executive and its members. The first award was granted in 1999. WNRCASN has extended...
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...
Breakthrough Prizes No Deadline To recognize those individuals who have made profound contributions to human knowledge. It is open to all physicists  theoretical, mathematical, experimental  working on the deepest mysteries of the...
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...
Campus Alberta Neuroscience (CAN) - Conference Support Program No Deadline Campus Alberta Neuroscience (CAN) was developed to increase the connectedness, scope, scale, success and impact of neuroscience and mental health research, education and translation in Alberta. CAN’s...
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...
Guest Speaker Support Program No Deadline The Guest Speaker Support Program is designed to disseminate knowledge to the Alberta research and science community by offering funding to help bring notable researchers in prion and protein...
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...
The Muttart Foundation Bursary 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...
AHRF Heritage Preservation Partnership Program No Deadline The Alberta Historical Resources Foundation (AHRF) is a public trust foundation supported by the Alberta Lottery Fund . The Historical Resources Act mandates the foundation's objectives and focus....
PolicyWise Doctoral Award Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2017)
PolicyWise’s full-time Doctoral Award enables academically superior, post-candidacy PhD students to undertake full-time research training with funding provided for a two-year period. The award...
CIHR - Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) Deadline Passed
(May 16, 2017)
Canada's Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is about ensuring that the right patient receives the right intervention at the right time. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of...
Weston Brain Institute: Early Phase Clinical Trials No Deadline Funding for clinical trials and/or clinical trial sub-studies with excellent preliminary data. Eligibility: Principal applicants must be at or above the level of Assistant Professor or equivalent at...
Early Phase Clinical Trials No Deadline Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise....
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)...
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...
Strategic Partnerships & Collaborative Initiatives No Deadline To support initiatives that would typically build capacity to address high-priority topics (not taken up by existing complement of researchers).    
Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) Awards No Deadline ACM recognizes excellence through its eminent awards for technical and professional achievements and contributions in computer science and information technology. It also names as Fellows and...
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...
Status of Women Community Program Grant Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2017)
Alberta Status of Women is now accepting applications for our 2017‑18 Community Grant Program. Our government has made $500,000 available this yeafarrah@3ELMConsulting.comr to registered not-for-...
Foundation Fighting Blindness Restore Vision 20/20 Grant No Deadline The Foundation Fighting Blindness is a non-profit charitable organization who's mission is to support and promote research directed to finding the causes, treatments and ultimately the cures for...
PSA Awards-2017 Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award No Deadline The Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award honors sociological work in the Pacific region (whether by an academic or non-academic), that has made a positive impact on social and...
The Western History Association Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(April 1, 2017)
The Western History Association offers awards and prizes in multiple categories, including: Article & Essay Awards Book Awards Award for Public History Student Awards Charles Redd Center Teaching...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Cultural Relations Organization Project Funding No Deadline This funding supports the professional presentation of Alberta artists and arts organizations in any arts discipline that will "represent Alberta" at a national or international level, bringing...
AgriInnovation Program - Enabling Commercialization and Adoption Stream Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2018)
Enabling Commercialization and Adoption Stream facilitates the commercial demonstration, commercialization and adoption of innovative agri-based products, technologies, processes or services. This...
Alberta Bio Future - Biomaterials Pursuit Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
Alberta Innovates invites proposals for funding under the ABF Biomaterials Pursuit sub-program.  Alberta Bio Future (ABF) and its sub-programs focus primarily on projects that add value to biomass in...
Prairieaction Foundation Grants No Deadline Under its CARE Grant Program, the Foundation funds community-based organizations in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan to do research into solutions to violence and abuse. An annual call for letters...
Alberta MS Network Trainee Exchange Award No Deadline The Alberta MS Network offers funding for MS trainees to travel to a partnering research group to learn MS-relevant practical techniques or to work on a collaborative project. The trip must involve...
INAC - New Paths for Education: Research, Measurement, Evaluation and Knowledge Transfer Activities No Deadline INAC is launching a new call for proposals to support research projects that help identify best practices in Indigenous education that could benefit First Nation students. For 2017-18, proposals are...
Wildlife Habitat Canada Conservation Grants Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
Since the establishment of the Conservation Grant Program in 1985, Wildlife Habitat Canada (WHC) has provided over $50 million in grants to more than 1,500 habitat conservation projects across Canada...
Junior Investigator Grant Panel Travel Award No Deadline The Canadian Cancer Society is pleased to offer a special initiative to allow junior investigators in cancer research to gain knowledge and understanding of the Canadian Cancer Society peer-review...
WNRCASN Education Innovation Award Deadline Passed
(December 11, 2017)
The Education Innovation Award is intended to support a project designed to advance learning in nursing education. It can take a variety of forms such as technology, creative reconfiguration of a...
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...
Weston Brain Institute Postdoctoral Scholars No Deadline Funding for exceptional Canadian postdoctoral researchers to receive international training at the University of Oxford. Eligibility: Applicants must be postdoctoral researchers who are normally...
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...
Canadian Language & Literacy Research Network (CLLRN) Awards No Deadline The Canadian Language & Literacy Research Network (CLLRN) awards three (3) prizes annually: President’s Medal Established in 2006, the President’s Medal is awarded annually to a Network...
E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships Deadline Passed
(June 7, 2017)
NSERC’s E.W.R Steacie Memorial Fellowships honour the memory of Dr. Edgar William Richard Steacie, an outstanding chemist and research leader who made major contributions to the development of...
Brain Canada and ALS funding call for PDFs and PhD students Deadline Passed
(May 25, 2018)
The vision of ALS Canada is to achieve “a future without ALS”, and the vision of Brain Canada is “To understand the brain, in health and illness, to improve lives and achieve societal impact”. Both...
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...
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...
Strategic Investment Program (SIP) Accelerator Funding Deadline Passed
(April 28, 2017)
Supports innovative post-discovery projects focused on the commercialization and/or knowledge mobilization of solutions (e.g. technologies, services or policies) aligned with AGE-WELL's mission and...
Roots of Resilience: Transformations of Identity and Community in Indigenous Mental Health No Deadline Roots of Resilience is a new interdisciplinary collaboration between researchers in Canada and New Zealand to study the factors that promote resilience in mental health among Indigenous people across...
Life and Climate Award (LC Award) September 24, 2018 OVERVIEW Value Up to approximately $7,800 Duration 24 months Application Deadline September 24, 2018 Notice of Decision November/December 2018 Start date January 1, 2019 ORIS...
Transformational Research: Canada 2018 Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
The Weston Brain Institute is delighted to launch our Transformational Research: Canada 2018 Program to fund transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects with...
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...
AGRI Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program No Deadline To provide training and mentorship including opportunities for candidate's academic growth in an area of gambling-related research identified as needing development.  
IEEE Medals, Technical Field Awards, and Recognitions No Deadline The IEEE Awards Board (AB) administers the highest medals, awards, and recognitions presented by IEEE. Through its Awards Program, IEEE advances the interests of its members by recognizing their...
ACS Grant for Greener Peptide, Oligonucleotide and Antibody-Drug Conjugate Synthesis Deadline Passed
(August 4, 2017)
The focus of this grant is to assist the Roundtable’s green chemistry initiative to develop strategies to enhance the greenness of peptide, oligonucleotide and antibody drug conjugate synthesis.
AHS Emergency SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 5, 2018)
The Emergency Strategic Clinical Network Summer Studentship Award (ESCN-SSA) is designed to foster research interest in emergency medicine and related disciplines among students at the undergraduate...