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
Physiotherapy Foundation of Canada 2018 Awards Deadline Passed
(January 29, 2017)
2018 Awards information will be available in the Fall of 2017.   
The Margaret Wade Labarge Prize No Deadline Submissions for the 2017 Labarge Prize (books published in 2016) Any book in the field of medieval studies (including monographs, editions, translations, and other categories as determined by the...
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/...
Additionality and Economic Incentives to Sustainable Agriculture in Alberta Deadline Passed
(August 15, 2017)
Background Incentivizing desirable practices – that is, rewarding private actions that generate ecosystem goods and services and other public goods, while penalizing private actions that produce...
KT Innovation Incubator Grant Deadline Passed
(February 16, 2018)
The purpose of the KT innovation Incubator is to promote and facilitate innovative knowledge translation projects in childhood disability. Funding information Our KT Innovation Incubator grant...
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...
The Muttart Foundation Grants No Deadline The OHTN funds research with real-life impact to improve the health and well-being of people with and at risk of HIV. Our research programs fund projects relevant to Ontario’s needs and help create a...
Canada Council for the Arts - Concept to Realization Grant Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
*This grant is not administered by the University of Lethbridge* Explore and Create funds Canadian artists, artistic groups and organizations committed to the creation and dissemination of innovative...
NIH - Dysregulation of Immune Cell Regulatory Pathways by Mtb in the Context of HIV Infection Deadline Passed
(July 1, 2017)
The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to invite applications to support innovative preclinical research to identify Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)-mediated changes in key...
The Muttart Foundation Training 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...
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,...
Organization of American Historians Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(October 2, 2017)
The Organization of American Historians sponsors or cosponsors awards, prizes, fellowships and grants given in recognition of scholarly and professional achievements in the field of American history...
National Wetland Conservation Fund No Deadline The National Wetland Conservation Fund (NWCF) supports on-the-ground activities to restore and enhance wetlands in Canada. The objectives of the fund are to: Restore degraded or lost wetlands on...
CIHR - Health System Impact Fellowships Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The Health System Impact Fellowship provides highly-qualified individuals with a doctorate degree in health services and policy research, or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply their...
Campus Alberta Small Business Engagement Program (CASBE) No Deadline Alberta Innovates is pleased to announce that there will be limited funding available during 2018-19 for additional CASBE projects within the micro- and nano-technology domain. The application could...
Maytree Grants No Deadline A Canadian charitable foundation established in 1982, Maytree is active in funding projects that address wealth disparity and migration
International Climate Protection Fellowship Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2018)
Submit an application, if you are a future leader from a non-European transition or developing country (see list of countries) are active in any of the following areas: scientific, engineering-based...
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...
Program to End Modern Slavery (PEMS) Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
In 2017, the Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) introduced the Program to End Modern Slavery (PEMS), a new initiative focused on advancing...
Discovery Grant: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Invitation Fellowship Programs Deadline Passed
(March 20, 2017)
The programs allow scientists employed at Japanese universities/research institutions to invite fellow researchers from other countries to Japan to participate in cooperative activities. These...
Rapid Response: Alzheimer's & Related Diseases December 3, 2018 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....
PSA Awards-2017 Early Career Award for Innovation in Teaching Sociology No Deadline The Early Career Award for Innovation in Teaching Sociology is designed to honor and encourage the work of junior faculty (typically fewer than seven years of teaching experience). This award...
MSI Foundation Call for LOIs Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The M.S.I. Foundation is an Alberta-based health research funding organization fostering and supporting research into any aspect of the provision of health and allied services to the people of...
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...
Canadian Hemophilia Society Dream of a Cure Research Program Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2017)
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)...
Canadian Industrial Relations Association Awards No Deadline One of the highlights of the Canadian Industrial Relations Association is the ability to highlight outstanding students, scholars and practitioners in the field. To this end, CIRA has established...
Arthritis Society - Young Investigator Operating Grants Deadline Passed
(May 17, 2017)
The Young Investigator Operating (YIO) grant program is intended to promote creativity in all domains of arthritis-related research. The Young Investigator Operating Grants are intended to promote...
Shastri Publication Grant July 25, 2018 Shastri Indo Canadian Institute India office is pleased to announce Shastri Publication Grant (SPG) for its Indian Members Council (IMC) and Canadian Members Council (CMC) of SICI. The purpose of...
SEED Grants Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2017)
The Seed multiple sclerosis (MS) research projects focused on neuroprotection and repair. There has been a growing interest in alternative approaches for treating neurological conditions. NeuroCAM (...
AHS Respiratory Health SCN Research & Innovation Seed Grants Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2018)
1. Purpose: The Scientific Office of the Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (RHSCN) will provide up to three Research and Innovation Seed (RIS) Grants to support shortterm, pilot...
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...
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...
Open Call - Alberta Land Institute Deadline Passed
(August 15, 2017)
The Alberta Land Institute is accepting for consideration research proposals in the open category. Proposals must fit one of the three Research Categories within ALI’s research portfolio (Discovery...
Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation (CanLyme) Venture Grants No Deadline The Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation Venture Grants program supports research on Lyme and associated tick-borne diseases. The Foundation’s goal is to increase knowledge and understanding of...
Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 9, 2018)
The Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network™ (DON SCN™) 2018 Undergraduate Summer Studentship program is designed to provide funding support to undergraduate students to...
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...
Parks Foundation Calgary Grants No Deadline The mission of the Parks Foundation Calgary is to enhance the quality of life of all Calgarians through the development of parks, preservation of river valleys, and support of amateur sport. They...
Alberta MS Network Trainee Travel Award No Deadline This award is to help trainees present their MS research at a domestic or international conference.
Canada Council for the Arts - Residency Grant No Deadline *This grant is not administered by the University of Lethbridge* Arts Abroad celebrates the creativity, innovation and excellence of Canadian artists by helping to bring Canadian works to the world....
Ignition Grant Program for Green Chemistry and Engineering Research Deadline Passed
(August 19, 2017)
The Roundtable is seeking to provide ‘ignition’ funding for novel and innovative ideas that have the potential to provide sustainable solutions to chemistry and engineering problems relevant to the...
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....
Jay & Aiden Barker Breakthrough Grant in Clinical & Basic Sciences 2017 Deadline Passed
(September 25, 2017)
Epilepsy Canada (EC) is requesting research proposals from established researchers to conduct investigations that explore the basic mechanisms of epileptic seizures. We are looking for a widespread...
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...
Western Association of Women Historians Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(January 7, 2017)
The Western Association of Women Historians offers 8 annual awards and prizes: the Graduate Student Conference Paper Prize, the Graduate Student Conference Poster Prize, the Founders’ Dissertation...
Climate Change Compensation Campaign Grant Deadline Passed
(May 26, 2017)
Climate litigation - court-ordered damages against large-scale GHG emitters– has been described by lawyers as a "holy grail” in the fight to mitigate climate change.  However, efforts have downplayed...
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).    
Alberta Alzheimer Research Program Deadline Passed
(October 23, 2017)
The Alberta Prion Research Institute (Prion Institute) and the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories (ASANT) present the Alberta Alzheimer Research Program (AARP). The AARP allows...
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...