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

Emma Dering
Grants Facilitator
(403) 332-4487, 
B622 University Hall
emma.dering@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
Albert Culture and Tourism Media Fund- Production Grant No Deadline The Alberta Production Grant provides key funding for the creation of screen-based narrative content. Production funding is provided through the Alberta Production Grant, a competitive and flexible...
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...
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...
New Approaches for Improving Timeliness of Routine Immunizations in Low-Resource Settings Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Soliciting innovative ideas for improving timeliness of routine immunizations. Specifically seeking applications proposing innovative approaches that successfully improve timeliness while reducing...
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 Deadline Passed
(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)...
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...
Cancer Research Society Operating Grant Deadline Passed
(December 4, 2018)
THE CANCER RESEARCH SOCIETY IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF ITS 2019 OPERATING GRANT COMPETITION Awarding operating grants annually is the principal means by which...
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...
Rapid Response 2018 - Parkinson's and Related Diseases (Round 1) Deadline Passed
(December 4, 2017)
Program Overview Seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research to accelerate the development of safe and effective treatments 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-...
Jim Edwards Sittichinli Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2018)
This scholarship was named after the Reverend Jim Edwards Sittichinli, a respected elder who committed much of his life to the land and wildlife. Depending on available funds and the number of...
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...
Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Prizes No Deadline The Berkshire Conference of Women Historians awards two annual book and article prizes in the following categories: An article in the fields of the history of women, gender, and/or sexuality. An...
Research Grant in Allergic Rhinitis and Urticaria Deadline Passed
(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...
Agri Innovation Program - Research and Development Stream No Deadline Industry-led Research and Development Stream supports pre-commercialization research, development and knowledge transfer leading to innovative agriculture, agri-food and agri-based practices,...
CNC Challenge 3.0 Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
The CNC Challenge series serves as a pipeline for the development of applications for cellulose nanocrystals (CNC). It supports early-stage work to demonstrate technical feasibility of CNC in high-...
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 Guest Speaker Support No Deadline Awarded to bring in a visiting speaker to present on an MS relevant topic at a province-wide seminar. Please contact info@AlbertaMSNetwork.ca for more information. 
The Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2017)
The Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering recognizes outstanding Canadian teams of researchers from different disciplines who came together to engage in...
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...
The Fundamental Physics Prize No Deadline The Fundamental Physics Prize is awarded by the Fundamental Physics Prize Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to awarding physicists involved in fundamental research
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...
Collaborative Research and Development Grants (CRD) No Deadline CRD Grants support well-defined projects undertaken by university researchers and their private-sector partners. Direct project costs are shared by the industrial partner(s) and NSERC. Projects may...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Cancer SCN - Call for EOIs Deadline Passed
(November 21, 2018)
Call for Expressions of Interest Streamlining and facilitating cancer diagnosis in Alberta: Call for research proposals designed to explore perceptions of healthcare providers   Sponsor: Cancer...
Life and Climate Award (LC Award) Deadline Passed
(September 24, 2018)
OVERVIEW Value Up to approximately $7,800 Duration 24 months Application Deadline September 24, 2018 Notice of Decision...
Wearables and Technology for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Behavior Change Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Seeks wearable and/or sensor technologies that will improve the health of mothers and newborns by 1) increasing uptake of healthy behaviors and/or 2) facilitating research on maternal and neonatal...
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 Deadline Passed
(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...
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.
Molly Towell Fellowships Deadline Passed
(November 4, 2017)
Provides support for clinical or basic science students who wish to acquire further training and experience in basic biomedical research in preparation for a career in academic medicine. These...
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...
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grants No Deadline Bill and Melinda Gates hope to make an enduring contribution toward increasing access to innovations in education, technology, and global health. More than seventeen billion dollars in endowments...
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...
GlycoNet Alberta Partnership Projects Deadline Passed
(February 8, 2019)
The Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet) is a Network of Centres of Excellence that focuses on the role of glycans (carbohydrates) in health. Areas of focus are antimicrobials, chronic diseases,...
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 Opportunities March 31, 2019 Alberta Innovates invites proposals for funding under the ABF Opportunities sub-program.  Alberta Bio Future (ABF) and its sub-programs focus primarily on projects that add value to biomass in...
INAC 2017-2018 New Paths for Education No Deadline INAC is launching its annual call for proposals from band councils or organizations designated by band councils for projects and activities designed to improve the quality of education in First...
Rare Disease Foundation Micro Grant Program No Deadline This organization is comprised of researchers, caregivers, and families, working together to find solutions for children and families affected by rare disease. The microgrant program is offered by...
Shastri Faculty-In-Residence Programme No Deadline Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute is pleased to announce a call for Applications for Faculty-In-Residence programme (FIR) 2018-19 for Canadian faculty members, scientists and entrepreneurs who would be...
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...