Student Funding

Health & Medical Sciences

Penny D’Agnone
Grants Facilitator
B626 University Hall

Natural Sciences & Engineering

Stacey Leavitt
Grants Facilitator
B624 University Hall

Social Science, Fine Arts & Humanities

Hector MacIntyre
Grants Facilitator
B622 University Hall

Industry Related Projects

Greg Vilk
University Industry Liaison Manager
B634 University Hall

Grant Title Deadlinesort descending Summary
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...
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...
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...
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...
Canadian Society of Medievalists Student Presentation Prize No Deadline This prize is awarded annually for the best student presentation at this year's CSM Conference. Students must hand their papers to the President at the end of the conference.    
Alberta East Slopes Fish Habitat and Native Fish Recovery Research Fund Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2018)
A court ordered monetary penalty for environmental damages allocated $1,100,000 for creation of the Alberta East Slopes Fish Habitat and Native Fish Recovery Research Fund. These funds are held in...
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...
IDRC Funds No Deadline IDRC funds projects that aim to bring employment, food security, health, peace, and prosperity to developing regions of the world. IDRC was established by an act of Canada's parliament in 1970 with a...
CIMVHR Development of a sensor system for rapid quantification of small molecules Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2018)
Request for Proposals -- “Development of a sensor system for rapid quantification of small (100-300Da) molecules in complex biological fluids” Defence Research and Development Canada, is seeking a...
CS-CAN/INFO-CAN Awards No Deadline CS-Can/Info-Can currently offers two annual awards: Awards for Lifetime Achievement in Computer Science These awards recognize current or former faculty members in Canadian Computer Science...
University of Lethbridge FNMI Awards Deadline Passed
(September 30, 2017)
FNMI Awards There are some awards that are specific to the FNMI students. Please refer to this document for further details. All FMNI students are also eligible and encouraged to apply for all other...
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...
City of Lethbridge Community Event Support Grant No Deadline We recognize the value of special events and the contribution they make to the vitality of our community. Your City has established this program to provide funding support, investing in non-profit...
Emerald Awards Government Institution Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2016)
Since 1992, over 2500 examples of creative thinking and innovation in environmental management systems, technologies and education programs have been shared, helping Alberta balance its growth and...
Alberta Culture and Tourism Project Script Development Grant Deadline Passed
(December 20, 2016)
The Project Script Development Grant supports Albertan writers, directors and producers by providing financial assistance towards the creation of quality, marketable and commercial production-ready...
AGRI Small Developmental Initiatives Deadline Passed
(December 22, 2016)
To support small developmental initiatives typically intended to lead to major grant applications.
Governor General's Literary Award Deadline Passed
(December 23, 2016)
The Governor General's Literary Awards are presented in recognition of the best Anglophone and best Francophone book in each of seven categories: Fiction, Literary Non-fiction, Poetry, Drama, Young...
Joseph Gittler Award Deadline Passed
(December 23, 2016)
The Joseph B. Gittler Award was established through a bequest from Joseph Gittler, PhD, who wished to recognize psychologists who are making and will continue to make scholarly contributions to the...
Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education Alberta Scholarships and Assistance Deadline Passed
(December 28, 2016)
Supports accessible, affordable and quality advanced learning opportunities for all Albertans, including providing student aid and scholarships and bursaries to eligible students.
Alberta Education Scholarships Deadline Passed
(December 28, 2016)
Learn about awards and scholarships available to Alberta students, including those for international education programs or activities.
Alberta Precision Health Initiative Development Grant Deadline Passed
(January 1, 2017)
The objective is to facilitate the coalescence of multi-sectoral teams and enabling those teams to develop cohesive plans which address health and health system challenges that can best be resolved...
Canadian Cancer Society Knowledge to Action Grants Deadline Passed
(January 4, 2017)
Knowledge to Action Grants to support research that will close the gap between what is known from research and what is done with that knowledge. These grants provide funding for projects that build...
Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP) Deadline Passed
(January 6, 2017)
Community Facility Enhancement Program (CFEP) funding provides financial assistance to acquire, build, purchase, repair, renovate, upgrade or expand sports, recreational, cultural or other related...
The Berggruen Prize Deadline Passed
(January 7, 2017)
The goal of the Berggruen Institute's Philosophy and Culture Center is to develop fresh ideas through comparative and interdisciplinary work and relate these insights to the pressing issues of our...
Musagetes Fund Application Arts & Culture Grants Deadline Passed
(January 7, 2017)
Musagetes is an international organization that makes the arts more central and meaningful in people's lives, in our communities, and in our societies.  
American Brain Tumor Association Discovery Grant Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2017)
The American Brain Tumor Association Discovery Grant is a one year award supporting high risk/high impact projects that have the potential to change current diagnostic or treatment paradigms for...
Sloan Research Fellowships Deadline Passed
(January 9, 2017)
These two-year, $65,000 fellowships are awarded yearly to 126 researchers in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field. The...
Guggenheim Fellowship In Creative Arts, Mathematics, Humanities Deadline Passed
(January 9, 2017)
Guggenheim Fellowships are intended for individuals who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts. Guggenheim Fellowships...
SAA Native American Scholarships Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2017)
The Native American Scholarships Fund is an endowment established to foster a sense of shared purpose and positive interaction between archaeologists and Native Americans. Scholarships are open to...
Alberta Canada 150 Grant Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2017)
Grant outcome expected:  Provide funding to small and medium size organizations that have previously not applied or received funding and whose mandate supports one of the four themes.  Supports...
Strategic Partnership Grants for Projects Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2017)
Where priorities and programs align, NSERC may sign Memoranda of Understanding to establish mechanisms for joint funding of collaborative research and innovation projects conducted by teams from both...
CCSRI Impact Grants Deadline Passed
(March 4, 2017)
Intended to contribute to the scientific idea "pipeline" by supporting significant progression in cancer research programs, from individual investigators or multidisciplinary teams, that are anywhere...
ARDN Creating Rural Connections Deadline Passed
(March 21, 2017)
The ARDN is a not-for-profit partnership of nine Albertan colleges and universities. ARDN members work together to support and enhance the well-being of individuals and the vibrancy of communities....
Workers' Compensation Board Research Programs Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2017)
Our research program encourages scientific exploration into topics applicable to workers' compensation. We provide funding to high-quality research projects which address some of the pressing issues...
AGRI Grad student Scholarships Deadline Passed
(April 1, 2017)
To build new researcher capacity and promote expansion of gambling research.
CIHR - Investigator Grants in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health Deadline Passed
(April 18, 2017)
This funding opportunity to support New Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health is a collaboration between seven CIHR institutes. The goal of the program is to build research...
Canadian Cancer Society Prevention Innovation Grant Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2017)
The Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute (CCSRI) in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research- Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), will jointly fund this Innovation...
MS Scientific Research Foundation Collaborative Team Grant Deadline Passed
(May 5, 2017)
The Team Grant supports transformative research that can have significant scientific, socio-economic and health impacts.
Health information systems or adolescent sexual and reproductive health in the Middle East and North Africa Deadline Passed
(May 9, 2017)
Despite progress in health outcomes achieved in the MENA region, this progress has been uneven and recently tested due to growing economic and political challenges. Furthermore, health systems in the...
Quality of Life Research Grants Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
Quality of Life Research Grants to support research that has the potential to make a significant impact on the burden of disease in patients, survivors and caregivers. These grants explore...
Drummond Foundation - Aging Related Research Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
The Drummond Foundation invites applications for Grants from clinical investigators working in Canada who are interested in aging-related research and in improving the quality of life of socially,...
Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) - Infrastructure Operating Fund (IOF) Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
All Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) projects approved after July 1, 2001, are eligible to receive CFI Infrastructure Operating Funds (IOF). All eligible CFI projects generate an IOF allocation...
Genome Applications Partnership Program Round 9 Deadline Passed
(May 16, 2017)
The Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) represents a key element in Genome Canada’s strategic plan towards funding downstream research and development projects that are driven by...
(John C.) Polanyi Award Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The NSERC John C. Polanyi Award is given to an individual or team whose research, conducted in Canada, has led to a recent outstanding advance in any NSERC-supported field of the natural sciences or...
Western Economic Diversification Program Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The Western Diversification Program (WDP) is one of the main programs through which Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) makes strategic investments in initiatives with not-for-profit...
Canadian CubeSat Project (CCP) Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) wishes to inform you that a Call for Letters of Interest is posted regarding the Canadian CubeSat Project (CCP). The CCP aims to offer a unique opportunity to...
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Project Grant Program Deadline Passed
(May 30, 2017)
The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance health-related fundamental or applied knowledge, health research, health care, health systems, and/or...
ULTF University of Lethbridge Travel Fund (Period 1) Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2017)
*PLEASE NOTE: There is a new online submission form for the Travel Fund, to fill it out please follow this link: The University of...
CIHR - Human Immunology Initiative: Standardization Core Deadline Passed
(June 6, 2017)
The aim of the Standardization Core is to create common measurements, indicators and outcomes that can be used for comparative purposes across populations and studies, including identifying and...
AGRI Major Grants Deadline Passed
(June 23, 2017)
The Alberta Gambling Research Institute (AGRI) Major Grants program supports curiosity-driven basic research in pursuing AGRI's mission "to facilitate evidence-based broad research that informs...