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
Modern Languages Association (MLA) Honors and Awards No Deadline Anyone may nominate a book for an MLA prize, but the author or publisher is responsible for sending the required number of copies, noted in the main list, to the MLA office before the deadline. An...
APRI - Alberta Alzheimer Research Program Deadline Passed
(November 13, 2018)
The Alberta Prion Research Institute (Prion Institute) and the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories (AS AB/NT) co-fund the Alberta Alzheimer Research Program (AARP). The AARP allows...
The Society for Canadian Studies & Youth Enrichment Funding No Deadline The Society for Canadian Studies & Youth Enrichment will make financial assistance available to educational institutions, educational groups, museums, libraries and community-based groups within...
CFI - Infrastructure Operating Fund Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2018)
The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) provides funds to cover a portion of the operating and maintenance costs required for the effective and optimal use of CFI-funded infrastructure.  Such...
PSA Awards-2017 Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award No Deadline The Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award honors sociological work in the Pacific region (whether by an academic or non-academic), that has made a positive impact on social and...
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...
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 Society for Molecular Biosciences New Investigator Award No Deadline The CSMB New Investigator Award is an annual award established by the Society to recognize meritorious research in biochemistry, molecular or cellular biology or genetics in Canada. The nominee shall...
Alberta Agriculture Initiatives Program (AIP) No Deadline The Agricultural Initiatives Program is a grant program, administered by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, to support agricultural societies (incorporated under the Agricultural Societies Act –...
Weston Brain Institute - Transformational Research (Alzheimer's and Related Diseases) Deadline Passed
(December 3, 2018)
Funding for transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects on neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Preliminary data is required. Applications in this round must relate...
Health information systems or adolescent sexual and reproductive health in West Africa Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
Despite progress in health outcomes achieved in West Africa, this progress has been uneven and recently tested due to growing economic and political challenges as well as to crises such as the Ebola...
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...
INAC - New Paths for Education: Innovation Activities No Deadline INAC is launching a new call for proposals from national organizations designated by First Nation band councils to pilot innovative approaches in education. The two themes this year are Land-based...
CIHR/SSHRC - Healthy and Productive Work Partnership Grants Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
Healthy and Productive Work, a joint initiative of CIHR and SSHRC, reflects the interplay between health and social sciences in responding to the growing interest in maintaining a healthy, productive...
Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering Awards Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The CSChE confers awards to recognize professionals who have made outstanding contributions to chemical engineering. Nominations for CSChE Awards are now accepted electronically through ScholarOne....
ACS Award for Affordable Green Chemistry Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
To recognize outstanding scientific discoveries that lay the foundation for environmentally-friendly products or manufacturing processes at a cost comparable to or less than that of current...
SickKids Community Conference Grants January 31, 2019 As part of the Foundation's National Grants Program, support is offered for conferences, workshops or symposia which are relevant to the health of Canada's children. The purpose of the conference...
Restore Vision 20/20 Initiative Deadline Passed
(July 28, 2017)
Every year, the Foundation Fighting Blindness funds millions of dollars of research taking place in hospitals and universities across Canada. This research is the backbone of our organization and our...
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,...
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...
Chartered Professional Accountants Alberta (CPA) Awards No Deadline The Chartered Professional Accountants Alberta (CPA) offer numerous awards in various categories to career professionals and educators. Impact Award: Awarded annually and presented by the CPA...
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 –...
PSA Awards-2017 Distinguished Scholarship Award No Deadline Distinguished Scholarship Award is to acknowledge major contributions embodied in a recently published book or series. Eligibility: The Distinguished Scholarship Award is granted to sociologists from...
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...
CIHR - Planning and Dissemination Grants on Lyme Disease No Deadline The CIHR – Institute of Infection and Immunity, the CIHR – Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis, and the Public Health Agency of Canada are inviting researchers to apply for Planning and...
Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant Deadline Passed
(September 21, 2018)
The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) has partnered with Alberta Innovates to create the Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant. Alberta's Licensed Practical...
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...
Alberta Gambling Research Institute Team Development Grants No Deadline To support the development of multi/interdisciplinary teams of academic researchers, among Partner Universities, nationally, internationally, and other stakeholders in order to establish research...
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...
Canadian Botanical Association Awards No Deadline The Canadian Botanical Association offers several awards for research accomplishments. More information about these awards are available on their website. 
American Academy of Religion (AAR) Awards No Deadline The AAR awards tens of thousands of dollars each year to members in the form of research, regional development, and Annual Meeting travel grants. In addition to grant funding, the AAR annually awards...
APRI - Explorations Program Deadline Passed
(November 19, 2018)
The Explorations Program allows Alberta-based investigators to seek funding for research directly related to prion diseases and prion-like human neurodegenerative diseases and dementias. The research...
PSA Awards 2017 Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Perspectives Award No Deadline Each year, the Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Perspectives Award honors an outstanding article published in the most recent volume of Sociological Perspectives.  
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...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Major Arts Presenters Operating Funding No Deadline This grant provides funding in three-year cycles to eligible professional organizations that produce large-scale public presentations of arts disciplines.
RiboClub Life Achievement Award No Deadline This award recognizes a Canadian scientist that significantly changed the landscape of RNA biology. A one of a kind watch selected specially for this occasion will be given every 10 years and the...
CFI Major Science Initiatives Fund Deadline Passed
(April 21, 2016)
Since its inception in 1997, the CFI has supported the creation of a select number of key national research facilities. Owned by one or more institutions, these world-class facilities serve...
Arthritis Society - Training Post-Doctoral Fellowship Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
The Postdoctoral Fellowship program provides support for highly qualified postdoctoral fellows to engage in research that is relevant to arthritis, under the supervision of an arthritis researcher...
WALTHAM™ Human-Animal Interaction Research Programme Deadline Passed
(July 23, 2018)
For over 40 years WALTHAM has investigated the special relationship between humans and companion animals. WALTHAM scientists work in partnership with research institutions and experts from around the...
Alberta Health Services Emergency Strategic Clinical Network (2017 Undergraduate Summer Studentship Awards) Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2017)
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...
The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2018)
The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program was established in the year 2000 in collaboration with Wyeth Canada, now Pfizer. Pfizer Canada strives every day to help Canadians live healthy,...
CHS - Novo Nordisk Psychosocial Research Program January 16, 2019 The Canadian Hemophilia Society – Novo Nordisk Canada Psychosocial Research Program was created to engage professionals/graduate students from the allied health disciplines (ie. Nursing,...
CLA Research Grant No Deadline The objectives of the grant are: to support theoretical and applied research in the field of library and information services, to encourage and support research undertaken by practitioners in the...
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...
Ireland Canada University Foundation - Flaherty Visiting Professorship Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2017)
Supporting internationally established senior researchers and academics, whose work has the potential to link Canada and Ireland. These awards will support two Canadian Visiting Professors travelling...
SickKids Community Conference Grants May 31, 2019 As part of the Foundation's National Grants Program, support is offered for conferences, workshops or symposia which are relevant to the health of Canada's children. The purpose of the conference...
Alberta Innovates Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The Alberta Innovates (AI) program, previously known as Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) and Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions (AIHS), funds the AI Summer Studentships....
Cures for Kids Grant No Deadline Cures for Kids provides funding for research and clinical programs for children with life-threatening illnesses. Grants of between $500 and $2,500 are awarded to qualifying organizations for specific...
Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA) Awards Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2017)
The generosity of sponsors allows the CAAA to support and recognize the very best in accounting research and education, through scholarship and award programs.  Our scholarships support the highest-...