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
CIHR - Planning and Dissemination Grants - ICS Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2017)
CIHR's mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health...
Canadian Society for Chemical Technology Awards Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The CSCT confers the Norman and Marion Bright Memorial Award to recognize individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to chemical technology. The award shall be presented to an individual...
Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Deadline Passed
(December 31, 2016)
The Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards (PGCCA), are annual awards that recognize outstanding chemical technologies which incorporate the principles of green chemistry into chemical design...
MTPRF New Investigator Awards Deadline Passed
(November 4, 2017)
Start-up funding for new faculty members are eligible for matching funds. Though not required, the presence and agreement of a senior faculty member to act as mentor for the new faculty member is...
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition Deadline Passed
(January 26, 2018)
The 2017 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition will be aimed at supporting research projects that address any aspect of bioinformatics and computational biology, or B/CB, as it relates...
AGE-WELL- Strategic Investment Program (SIP) Accelerator Funding No Deadline 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...
STTI/Canadian Nurses Foundation Grant Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The Canadian Nurses Foundation is the only national charitable organization promoting health and patient care in Canada by fostering excellence in nursing through: nursing research grants, study...
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...
American Accounting Association Awards No Deadline The American Accounting Association offers numerous awards for professionals and educators in all stages of their career. Descriptions, deadlines and nomination information are available on their...
Campus Alberta Small Business Engagement Program (CASBE) Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2018)
The Campus Alberta Small Business Engagement “CASBE Program” is a pilot funding program at Alberta Innovates to leverage the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council “NSERC” efforts through...
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...
James S McDonnell Foundation Grants No Deadline Founded in 1950 by aerospace pioneer James S. McDonnell, the foundation was established to "improve the quality of life," and does so by contributing to the generation of new knowledge by supporting...
The IHC4 SME Competition No Deadline Our mission is to generate chemistry solutions that prove the economy and enivironment are not in conflict. Working industry and academia to advance novel green chemistry research and technologies. ...
Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) - 2017 Innovation Fund Deadline Passed
(January 23, 2016)
The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is challenging institutions to propose transformative infrastructure projects that will underpin cutting-edge, globally competitive research. Institutions...
Alberta Assessment Consortium Projects & Grants No Deadline Alberta Assessment Consortium is a not-for-profit registered society, funded by membership a recognized education partner in the province of Alberta an independent voice, able to provide an informed...
Fellowship of the Canadian Agricultural Economics Society No Deadline With its Fellows award the CAES recognizes excellence in performance demonstrating continuous distinguished contributions to the advancement of food, agricultural or resource economics, and...
Academy of Management (AOM) Career Achievement Awards Deadline Passed
(June 16, 2017)
Each year, the Academy of Management recognizes four outstanding individuals, who have made significant contributions to the field of management through their service, research, innovative teaching...
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...
The Martin Bergmann Medal No Deadline To recognize outstanding achievement, the society annually presents the medal to deserving individuals for "excellence in Arctic Leadership and Science".  
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...
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....
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...
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...
Banting Research Foundation Discovery Grants Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2017)
The Banting Research Foundation and the Rick Hansen Institute are pleased to announce a funding partnership to support research by early career investigators focused on areas relevant to spinal cord...
RFP - “Validation of a novel method to predict aircrew cockpit accommodation in RCAF aircraft” Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
Defence Research and Development Canada, is seeking a researcher to perform a validation and comparative analysis of a methodology used by the Canadian Forces Aircrew Selection Centre (CFASC) to...
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...
CIHR - Catalyst Grant - Population Health Intervention Research on Legalization of Cannabis Deadline Passed
(August 22, 2017)
Program and policy interventions can create conditions for “natural experiments” that represent rich but often untapped sources of information for comparing processes and outcomes, sharing lessons...
SCI Canada Awards Deadline Passed
(September 30, 2017)
CIC/SCI Canada, the business forum of the CIC, rewards excellence in chemistry and the chemical industry by presenting awards to industry and academic leaders for outstanding achievements. In...
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,...
Community University Research Exchange (CURE) No Deadline CURE is an initiative with that aims to connect researchers at the University of Lethbridge with community members interested in research endeavours. CURE helps ensure that the world-class research...
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...
National Research Core - Canadian Microbiome Initiative Deadline Passed
(February 13, 2018)
The current competition will develop a sustainable pan-Canadian Research Core to coordinate research activities, facilitate sharing of expertise, knowledge and resources, to support the integration...
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 –...
Alberta Active Living Grant Program No Deadline This grant provides funding to assist Alberta Active Living Partners organizations and Alberta TrailNet Society with annual operating and programming costs. provide services, information, or...
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...
Early-Career Capacity Building Grants Deadline Passed
(April 17, 2018)
Supported by the Canada Brain Research Fund, the general purpose of the Early-Career Capacity Building Grant program is to accelerate novel and transformative research that will fundamentally change...
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...
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...
The James Maxwell Human Geography Scholarship No Deadline The James Maxwell Scholarship in Human Geography is awarded to students enrolled in a Master's program at a Canadian university and engaged in thesis research on Canadian human geography. Eligibilty...
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...
2018 Brain Tumour Research Grant Deadline Passed
(April 27, 2018)
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada is seeking outstanding researchers conducting quality brain tumour research. All such proposals will be given serious consideration, including pediatric brain tumour...
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...
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...
Capt. Joseph-Elzar Bernier Medal No Deadline Eligibility: A medal awarded to recognize an exemplary deed or activity that has enhanced or aided the Society in fulfilling its mandate at the international, national, provincial or headquarters...
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...