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
ACCUTE F.E.L Priestley Prize No Deadline Each year at the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences’ Congress, ACCUTE awards the F.E.L. Priestley Prize for the best essay to appear in the association’s scholarly journal ...
Undergrad Grants - NeuroCAM Deadline Passed
(March 2, 2017)
NeuroCAM refers to complementary and alternative modalities using principles of neuroscience. By definition, neuroCAM is most often a form of treatment for dysfunctions of the nervous system (...
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) programs - CHARS' Knowledge Mobilization Award Grant No Deadline Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) provides funding for programs, services and initiatives to First Nation, Inuit and Northern communities, governments and individuals as well...
Society for Historical Archaeology Awards and Prizes No Deadline The Society for Historical Archaeology offers numerous awards and prizes for researchers, young scholars and students in the field of historical archaeology.  These awards include, but are not...
NSERC Award for Science Promotion Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2017)
The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion honour people and groups that are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public. The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion are an opportunity...
ALSRP Therapeutic Idea Award Deadline Passed
(August 31, 2017)
The Therapeutic Idea Award is designed to promote new ideas aimed at drug or treatment discovery that are still in the early stages of development. Development, modification, and/or validation of...
Alva Foundation Grants Deadline Passed
(March 7, 2018)
The Alva Foundation funds registered charitable organizations (with a CRA charitable registration number) conducting research and/or developing services that address significant risk factors in early...
Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Awards Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2017)
Since 1971, SCMS has annually honored the year’s best in cinema and media studies scholarship, teaching, and professional service. Awards are offered in four categories:  Book or Project Awards Essay...
First Nations and Inuit Skills Link Program No Deadline INAC is launching a call for proposals for the First Nations and Inuit Skills Link Program to support initiatives that assist youth in acquiring the essential skills that help them gain employment,...
Heart and Stroke Foundation Grants No Deadline The Heart and Stroke Foundation provides funding opportunities for heart and stroke research. They offer a variety of award for researchers. Please refer to the link below for more information about...
Campus Alberta Neuroscience (CAN) Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
These one- or two-year fellowships offer a rich training opportunity in a multi-institutional collaborative research program across CAN’s affiliated institutions: University of Alberta, University of...
EcoAction Community Funding Program Deadline Passed
(December 23, 2016)
The EcoAction Community Funding Program funds projects across Canada to encourage Canadians to take action to address clean air, clean water, climate change and nature issues, and to build the...
Respiratory Health SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (RHSCN) Scientific Office of Alberta Health Services (AHS) supports and provides training and mentorship opportunities to increase capacity in...
AGRI Impact 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...
W. Garfield Weston Foundation Grants No Deadline The W. Garfield Weston Foundation is a Canadian charitable foundation committed to making grants in Canada for the benefit of Canadians, the majority of this foundation's funds are now directed to...
Discovery Frontiers - Biodiversity and Adaptation of Biosystems Deadline Passed
(April 17, 2017)
To address the ongoing and alarming disappearance of species on Earth, Discovery Frontiers will support a program that will be paradigm-shifting, "transdisciplinary" in nature, open new fields or...
The Centenary Sir Arthur Clarke Award No Deadline The Sir Arthur Clarke Awards recognise and reward those individuals and teams that have made notable or outstanding achievements in, or contributions to, all British space activities. 
Alliance of Digital Humanities Organisations (ADHO) Awards No Deadline The ADHO Awards Committee oversees the following awards given for outstanding scholarly contributions to the Digital Humanities: Roberto Busa Prize for lifetime/career achievement. Antonio Zampolli...
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...
Surgery SCN Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(May 7, 2018)
On behalf of the Surgery Strategic Clinical Network Scientific Office, the SEED Grant Award Program for 2018-19 is currently open. We welcome applications from a broad range of academic disciplines (...
PSA Awards-2017 Distinguished Undergraduate Student Paper Award No Deadline The Distinguished Undergraduate Student Paper Award recognizes an undergraduate student or students for a paper of high professional quality.  
Catalust Grant: HIV/AIDS Community Based Research Deadline Passed
(October 3, 2017)
The HIV/AIDS CBR Program supports partnerships among community organizations, researchers, and decision-makers working in areas such as, but not limited to: housing, mental health, addictions,...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Provincial Arts Service Organizations Operating Funding No Deadline This grant provides funding in three-year cycles to eligible member-based arts organizations that provide educational, resource-based, promotional and advocacy services as the umbrella organization...
The Protein Society Awards No Deadline The Protein Society offers several awards for achievements in the discipline. Please see the attached link for more information about individual awards. 
Program to Support Research, Awareness and Learning in Space Science and Technology No Deadline The research component provides financial support to organizations to conduct space related research and development in CSA priority areas. It will support targeted knowledge development and...
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...
Health Systems Strengthening: Ensuring Effective Health Supply Chains Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Seeks proposals that address challenges in effective health supply chains that are daring in premise, and clearly different from the approaches currently under investigation or employed. The...
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation - All Programs No Deadline The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers a wide variety of fellowships and funding opportunities. Virtually all disciplines are eligible.   
SED No Deadline Currently, the Society is working with post-secondary institutions in Alberta to further the mandate of promoting population research in the province
Archaeological Institute of America Awards No Deadline Each year, the Archaeological Institute of America presents a number of awards to archaeologists, educators, authors, and others whose work has had a positive impact on the field of archaeology. Each...
Canadian Society for Chemistry Awards Deadline Passed
(July 2, 2018)
The Canadian Society for Chemistry confers awards to recognize professionals and students who have made outstanding contributions to the chemical sciences. Most CSC award winners receive their awards...
Weston Brain Institute - Big Ideas No Deadline 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....
Faculty of Arts & Science Undergraduate Travel Award Deadline Passed
(October 1, 2017)
Submit completed application in person to the Faculty of Arts & Science Dean's Office, A570 (University Hall). 1. Value: up to $500 2. Eligibility Travel must be related to the applicant’s...
Allied Arts Council Awards No Deadline The Allied Arts Council of Lethbridge recognises the need to celebrate the contributions towards the arts from individuals, organisations and businesses.  These contributions make our community...
Chinook Summer Research Award Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The Chinook Summer Research Awards aim to encourage research and advance training of undergradute students in all disciplines. The progam facilitates research advancement by providing students with a...
First Nations and Inuit Summer Work Experience Program No Deadline INAC is launching a call for proposals for the First Nations and Inuit Summer Work Experience Program to enable First Nations and Inuit secondary and post-secondary students to earn wages and obtain...
Hospital for Sick Children Foundation Grants No Deadline We invest our communities' contributions in outstanding paediatric care, research, and education to help children at The Hospital for Sick Children, throughout Canada, and around the world. We offer...
Gene S. Stuart Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2015)
The award is given to the author of the most interesting and responsible original story or series about any archaeological topic published in a newspaper or magazine. Annual Award
Distinguished Service Awards - Plains Anthropological Society Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2016)
The award, established in 1991, recognizes outstanding lifetime achievement in Plains anthropological research, teaching, scholarship, and service to the profession.
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...