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 Titlesort descending Deadline Summary
Life and Climate Award (LC Award) Deadline Passed
(September 24, 2018)
OVERVIEW Value Up to approximately $7,800 Duration 24 months Application Deadline September 24, 2018 Notice of Decision...
LPIRG Action Group Grant Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
LPIRG provides funding, administrative, and organizational support to action groups. Resources will be made available (meeting, file, and storage space), library resources, web space, LPIRG staff and...
LPIRG Event Project Grant No Deadline There are no set deadlines for event/project grant applications, however the LPIRG Board of Directors will look more favourably on applications that are submitted at least 3 weeks prior to the event/...
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...
Manitoba Gambling Research Program Small Grant Deadline Passed
(July 12, 2017)
Purpose Small Grants support research projects of high scientific standard within the research priorities of the Manitoba Gambling Research Program. Through Small Grants, the program aims to:...
Margaret and James F. Pendergast Award Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Margaret and James F. Pendergast award is awarded by the CAA to recognize exemplary contributions to Canadian archaeology by an avocational archaeologist.
Margaret Mead Award Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Margaret Mead Award, offered jointly by the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and the Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA), is presented to a younger scholar for a particular...
Masters Grants - NeuroCAM Deadline Passed
(October 3, 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 (...
Maternal Newborn Child & Youth SCN Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 18, 2019)
The Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Strategic Clinical Network™ (MNCY SCN™) has announced a call for applicants to its 2019 Studentships. This funding provides successful graduate or medical...
Max Bell Foundation Grants No Deadline Max Bell Foundation encourages the development of innovative ideas that impact public policies and practices with an emphasis on health and wellness, education, and the environment. The foundation...
Maytree Grants No Deadline A Canadian charitable foundation established in 1982, Maytree is active in funding projects that address wealth disparity and migration
McConnell Foundation Social Innovation Fund No Deadline The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation is pleased to launch the McConnell Social Innovation Fund. The Fund has three components—one for early stage innovations; a second for scaling up successful...
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...
Medication Optomization for older adults living with fraility Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
This competition will fund innovative research proposals that address the ongoing concern of polypharmacy and related medication issues in older Canadians living with frailty. They are intended to be...
Mental Health Promotion Innovation Fund (MHP-IF) Deadline Passed
(November 14, 2018)
Action and Knowledge on the Determinants of Health Among People and Communities in Canada   On October 22nd, Canada’s Minister of Health, The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor announced a funding...
Mitacs Accelerate Industrial Postdoc Deadline Passed
(January 4, 2019)
Provides up to 3 years of funding valued at $55,000/year for research with a company or not-for-profit for a Postdoctoral Fellow in any discipline. Postdocs: Build a longer-term collaboration with a...
Mitacs and United Way - Social Inclusion Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2018)
Five United Ways across Canada have come together in a pilot partnership with Mitacs to provide funding and training for graduate students and postdocs for research related to social inclusion....
Mitacs Elevate Deadline Passed
(January 9, 2019)
Mitacs Elevate provides two years of postdoc funding valued at $60,000/year plus extensive customized professional development training ($7,500/year non-cash value). Postdocs: Manage a long-term...
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...
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...
Mitacs Globalink Research Internship Deadline Passed
(June 14, 2017)
The Mitacs Globalink Research Internship is a competitive initiative for international undergraduates from Australia, Brazil, China, France, India, Germany, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, and Ukraine...
Mobility Program No Deadline The Mobility Program is intended to encourage investigators who are within five years of their first appointment after completing their research training or graduate students and postdoctoral fellows...
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...
Molly Towell Fellowships Deadline Passed
(November 4, 2017)
Provides support for clinical or basic science students who wish to acquire further training and experience in basic biomedical research in preparation for a career in academic medicine. These...
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.
MS Society of Canada - Operating Grants Deadline Passed
(October 1, 2018)
The Operating Grant Program is intended to support various research operations in all aspects of multiple sclerosis (MS) and defray the normal operating costs of carrying out a specific research...
MSI Foundation Call for LOIs Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2018)
The M.S.I. Foundation is an Alberta-based health research funding organization fostering and supporting research into any aspect of the provision of health and allied services to the people of...
MSSOC Contract Research Organization (CRO) Grant No Deadline The MS Society of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a new research funding competition – the Contract Research Organization (CRO) Grant. The CRO Grant will enable principal investigators to...
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...
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.  
NABS Grants Deadline Passed
(January 11, 2017)
The North American Bluebird Society is enthusiastically searching for and considering worthy grant proposals relating to the study of bluebirds and other native cavity nesting species in North...
National Hemp Cluster (2018-2023) Deadline Passed
(April 21, 2017)
The CHTA is a national organization that promotes Canadian hemp and hemp products globally. Established in 2003 the Alliance represents those involved in Canada’s hemp industry. Members include;...
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...
National Wetland Conservation Fund No Deadline The National Wetland Conservation Fund (NWCF) supports on-the-ground activities to restore and enhance wetlands in Canada. The objectives of the fund are to: Restore degraded or lost wetlands on...
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...
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...
Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program invests in Canadian research and entrepreneurial talent to generate, translate and apply knowledge along the innovation continuum that will create...
Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program Deadline Passed
(January 18, 2019)
Eligibility Funding is open to researchers and clinicians worldwide at: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships are strongly encouraged. Biotechnology...
New Approaches for Improving Timeliness of Routine Immunizations in Low-Resource Settings Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Soliciting innovative ideas for improving timeliness of routine immunizations. Specifically seeking applications proposing innovative approaches that successfully improve timeliness while reducing...
New Frontiers in Research Fund Deadline Passed
(February 11, 2019)
The New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) will invest $275 million over the next five years beginning in fiscal 2018-19, and $65 million ongoing, to fund international, interdisciplinary, fast-...
New Horizons in Physics Prize from the Breakthrough Foundation No Deadline The Fundamental Physics Prize Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation established by the Milner Foundation and dedicated to advancing our knowledge of the Universe at the deepest level by awarding...
Nickle Family Foundation Grants Deadline Passed
(February 20, 2017)
Funding requests must fall under one of the following categories: Youth Enrichment, Health and Wellness, Family and Community Wellness, Animal Welfare. Our geographic focus is Calgary and area....
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...
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...
Nobel Prize No Deadline The nomination processes start in September each year. No person can nominate herself/himself for a Nobel Prize. The Nobel Committees of the four prize awarding institutions are responsible for the...
Norman Sanders Complex Care National Grant Deadline Passed
(August 31, 2018)
To promote innovative, interdisciplinary research related to the broad area of complex care in children's health. The Norman Saunders Complex Care Initiative fund has designated approximately $100,...
NSERC Advancing Climate Change Science in Canada Deadline Passed
(November 29, 2018)
With the  Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change (PCF), Canada has set an ambitious agenda to guide actions that will grow the economy while reducing emissions, protect and enhance...
NSERC Award for Science Promotion Deadline Passed
(September 15, 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...
NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grant (CRD) No Deadline NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grants are continually accepting applications that: create mutually beneficial collaborations between Canadian universities and private and/or public...
NSERC Connect Deadline Passed
(January 18, 2019)
NSERC Connect Grants provide financial support for the Canadian research community to undertake activities that will help make Canada a country of discoverers and innovators for the benefit of all...