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
Rapid Response - Alzheimer's and Related Diseases Deadline Passed
(April 19, 2018)
Weston Brain Institute has released seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research ideas to accelerate the development of safe and effective treatments for neurodegenerative...
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...
STTI/Canadian Nurses Foundation Grant Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
Purpose The Sigma Theta Tau International/Canadian Nurses Research Grant supports research that advances the practice of nursing with an emphasis on nursing care issues. Nursing care research or...
Aboriginal Ambassadors in the Natural Sciences and Engineering Award (AANSE) No Deadline The Aboriginal Ambassadors in the Natural Sciences and Engineering Award (AANSEA) aims to engage Aboriginal students and fellows in promoting interest and participation in the natural sciences and...
American Philosophical Society Prizes No Deadline The American Philosophical Society began awarding medals in 1790. Since then, it has continued by awarding medals and prizes for outstanding achievement in the sciences, humanities, arts, professions...
Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) Awards Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2017)
What is I-O? Industrial-organizational (I-O) psychology is the scientific study of working and the application of that science to workplace issues facing individuals, teams, and organizations. The...
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...
CIMVHR - Mental Health Support for Military Families and Veterans in Quebec: A Feasibility Study Deadline Passed
(May 11, 2018)
Background Across Canada, military families and Veterans can experience a great deal of difficulty with accessing and maintaining healthcare services. While these unique populations are inherently...
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".  
Research and Policy Fellowship No Deadline The Research and Policy Fellowship program will help establish and nurture links between provincial and federal decision-makers and scientific professionals to support public policy related to prion...
The Tang Prizes Deadline Passed
(September 30, 2017)
In the advent of industrialization and globalization, humanity has greatly enjoyed the convenience brought about by science and technology. Yet, humanity also faces a multitude of critical...
Society for American Archaeology Awards No Deadline The Society for American Archaeology (SAA) offers numerous awards. including the Excellence in Public Education Award, the Public Service Award, the Crabtree Award and many more. Visit their website...
Climate Adaptation Partner Grants Deadline Passed
(September 8, 2017)
FCM's Climate Adaptation Partner Grants provide funding to not-for-profit organizations to deliver training and support that will help municipalities adapt to the impacts of climate change. The...
Emergency SCN - Systematic Review Grant Deadline Passed
(February 12, 2019)
This Systematic Review Grant competition will encourage the development of implementable and scalable ideas that will improve the quality of emergency medicine care delivery within the Health Quality...
CIHR - Active and Assisted Living Joint Program Deadline Passed
(May 24, 2017)
This funding opportunity lies within the scope of the International component of CIHR's eHealth Innovations Initiative (eHII). The Active and Assisted Living Programme (AAL) provides Canada with an...
Lawson Foundation - Youth and Environment LOI Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2018)
The Lawson Foundation envisages a society where all young people are connected with nature and contribute the power of their leadership and creativity to help ensure a healthy, sustainable...
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...
Rapid Response: Canada 2018 Deadline Passed
(December 4, 2017)
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....
Canada Council for the Arts - Research and Creation Grant No Deadline *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...
NIH - Innovation for HIV Vaccine Discovery Deadline Passed
(July 1, 2017)
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support high risk, high impact, early discovery research on vaccine approaches to prevent acquisition of or ongoing infection by HIV...
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...
AHS Emergency SCN Systematic Review Grant Deadline Passed
(February 12, 2018)
The Emergency Strategic Clinical Network (ESCN) Scientific Office was created to lead Alberta Health Services (AHS) in the promotion, adoption and diffusion of innovation as well as the creation and...
Gairdner Foundation Awards No Deadline The Gairdner Foundation is a nonprofit corporation devoted to the recognition of outstanding achievement in biomedical research worldwide. The Foundation is not affiliated with any government or...
Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) Prizes Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2017)
The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association is pleased to present a call for nominations for three publication prizes AND the annual meeting student paper prize: Best First Book in Native...
Habitat Stewardship Program for Species at Risk No Deadline The Habitat Stewardship Program (HSP) allocates funds to projects that conserve and protect species at risk and their habitats and help to preserve biodiversity as a whole. These funds promote the...
Rapid Response 2017 - Alzheimer's & Related Diseases Deadline Passed
(July 5, 2017)
  Program Overview   Seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research ideas to catalyze the development of safe and effective treatments for...
2018 Navigator Research Competition Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
Goal The goal of the NAVIGATOR Research Program is to provide funding for Canadian scientific research of direct and immediate relevance to Huntington Disease; to provide a platform for the future...
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...
Banting Research Foundation/ Rick Hansen Institute Discovery Award 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...
Alberta MS Network Knowledge Translation Program No Deadline This program provides support for knowledge translation activities, including interacting with selected patient groups to transmit new knowledge, or to learn of their expectations so that better...
Canada Foundation for Innovation - Innovation Fund Call for Letters of Intent Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2018)
Canada Foundation for Innovation – Innovation Fund The competition for the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Innovation Fund is currently closed and the timeline for applications for the CFI...
ACU Fellowships Deadline Passed
(May 6, 2018)
Association of Commonwealth Fellowships are offered in a variety of configurations from different host institutions with the following priority areas: Priority subject areas Education Health and...
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...
Transformation Research: Neurodegenerative Diseases of Aging Deadline Passed
(December 7, 2017)
NEW for 2018   Translational research using humans or human samples/data is in scope, except for clinical trials or clinical trial sub-studies which should be submitted to the Early-Phase...
Canadian Political Science Association Prizes No Deadline The Canadian Political Science Association offers a number of awards and prizes on an annual and biennial basis. Three Minutes Thesis Prize Conference Poster Prize CPSA Prize in International...
Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) Awards Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2017)
The Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) accepts nominations for the following awards: James G. Scoville Best International Paper Award John T. Dunlop Scholar Awards LERA Outstanding...
WorkSafe BC - Claim suppression in BC workplaces Deadline Passed
(October 5, 2018)
These grants support research of immediate relevance to WorkSafeBC and address key  questions in occupational health and safety. The purpose of this RFP is to develop a better  understanding of claim...
Discovery Grant: Climate Change and Atmospheric Research No Deadline The health and safety of Canadians and the strength of the Canadian economy rely on advancing our understanding of climate and the risks related to climate change, and on the development of effective...
APRI - New Collaborations Program No Deadline The New Collaborations program is intended to encourage collaborations between researchers from an Alberta-based institution with researchers from institutions outside Alberta. Qualified...
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...
Saving Brains Grant Deadline Passed
(October 11, 2017)
With the ultimate goal of increasing human capital and tackling existing inequalities, Saving Brains seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that protect and nurture early...
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...
Canadian Liver Foundation Operating Grants Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2017)
Two operating grants may be awarded to researchers in Canada whose research projects are related to hepatobiliary research. One operating grant may be awarded to a researcher in Canada whose research...
Postdoctoral Scholars at Oxford No Deadline The Weston Brain Institute Postdoctoral Scholars at Oxford program supports top-tier Canadian postdoctoral scholars by providing international training at the University of Oxford and affiliation...
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...
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...
SPOR Knowledge Synthesis Grant Deadline Passed
(March 6, 2018)
Operating Grant: SPOR PIHCI Network - Knowledge Synthesis Grants (2018) The pan-Canadian SPOR Network in Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations is a key CIHR initiative under the Strategy...
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...
Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation Jane Glasso Norther Fellowship Deadline Passed
(October 2, 2017)
Dedicated to supporting programs that strengthen Canada and enhance the well-being of all Canadians. Within its areas of interest, the Foundation funds innovative ventures that seek to make a...
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...