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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, Humanities & Fine Arts

Emma Dering
Grants Facilitator
403-332-4487
B622 University Hall
emma.dering@uleth.ca 

Grant Title Deadline Summary
2020 Scholarship for the Next Generation of Scientists May 8, 2020 Scholarships for the Next Generation of Scientists is a Cancer Research Society funding program with the goal of supporting the future generation of Canadian researchers. The award consists of two...
CIHR Catalyst Grant: Health Effects of Vaping Deadline Passed
(March 23, 2020)
The CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH), the CIHR Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH), and the CIHR...
CSS Research Grants for Uterine Cancer April 20, 2020 The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) is issuing a special call for grant applications focused on rare and aggressive uterine cancers, with an emphasis on uterine carcinosarcoma in particular. As a...
CSS Impact Grants April 15, 2020 The Impact Grant program supports significant progression in cancer research programs that are anywhere in the continuum from basic, high impact discovery, to translational work of direct relevance...
CCA - Concept to Realization Project Deadline Passed
(March 25, 2020)
The Concept to Realization component of Explore and Create supports the full creative cycle – from the initial idea through to presentation, at any stage of the creative continuum. Canadian artists,...
CCA - Research and Creation Grant Deadline Passed
(March 25, 2020)
The Research and Creation component of Explore and Create supports the initial stages of the creative process. Canadian artists, artistic groups and arts organizations can apply to develop and make...
Respiratory Health SCN Summer Studentship Award 2020 Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2020)
1. Purpose: The Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (RHSCN) Scientific Office of Alberta Health Services (AHS) supports and provides training and mentorship opportunities to increase...
MHCC - Mental Health and Substance Use Research April 9, 2020 Canada is the second country in the world to legalize cannabis for non-medical use. This decision offers researchers an unprecedented opportunity to study the impacts of cannabis use in a legalized...
CCA - Creating, Knowing and Sharing: Short Term Projects Deadline Passed
(March 18, 2020)
The Short-Term Projects component of Creating, Knowing and Sharing funds First Nations, Inuit and Métis professional and aspiring artists, cultural carriers, arts/cultural professionals, groups,...
Partnership Engage Grants Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2020)
Partnership Engage Grants are expected to respond to the objectives of the Insight program and the Connection program. Please note that Partnership Engage Grants cannot respond exclusively to the...
Horizon 2020 Migration Call Deadline Passed
(March 12, 2020)
SSHRC is launching a call for proposals in support of Canadian researchers’ engagement with European research consortia funded via the Horizon 2020 (H2020) research platform. This is the second round...
AFA - Theatre Individual Project Funding Deadline Passed
(March 2, 2020)
This funding provides up to $15,000 to support the development of individual Alberta artists, arts administrators, or an ensemble of artists by providing funding for a specific theatre and/or...
Literary Individual Project Funding Deadline Passed
(March 2, 2020)
This opportunity provides up to $15,000 to support the development of individual Alberta artists, arts administrators, or an ensemble of artists by providing funding for a specific literary arts...
AFA - Film and Video Individual Project Funding Deadline Passed
(March 2, 2020)
This funding provides up to $15,000 to support the development of individual Alberta artists, arts administrators, or an ensemble of artists by providing funding for a specific film and video arts...
PEACE Grants Deadline Passed
(February 19, 2020)
Mind & Life is pleased to lead the way in expanding contemplative research through our PEACE Grants. This funding mechanism supports projects that advance our understanding of wholesome mental...
2020 LSARP Competition: Genomic Solutions for Natural Resources and Environment Deadline Passed
(February 24, 2020)
On January 30th, Genome Canada officially launched the 2020 Large-Scale Applied Research Project (LSARP) Competition: Genomic Solutions for Natural Resources and the Environment. Additional...
Calgary Community Action on Mental Health and Addiction Deadline Passed
(February 16, 2020)
The City of Calgary, in partnership with community leaders, has announced $1 million in funding for new and innovative ideas to help alleviate mental health and addiction issues in Calgary. This...
2020 WCB - Alberta Research Grants Program Deadline Passed
(March 17, 2020)
WCB-Alberta promotes injury prevention and encourages the development of effective disability management services and strategies.  In order to inform better practice, WCB-Alberta provides financial...
Diabetes Obesity and Nutrition SCN Studentship 2020 Deadline Passed
(February 13, 2020)
This program is designed to provide funding suppot to undergraduate students to participate in research and develop skills related to glycemic management in hospital, bariatric care in hospital, and/...
Alberta MS Network 2020 Summer Studentship Competition Deadline Passed
(February 14, 2020)
Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate program may apply for an Alberta MS Netowrk Summer Studentship to work on multiple sclerosis (MS)-related research (non-clinical or clinical) under the...
CIRA Community Investment Program grants Deadline Passed
(February 11, 2020)
The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) has opened its annual Community Investment Program grant application period.   The CIRA is looking to innovative internet projects; in particular...
Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System (PRIHS) 6:2020 Deadline Passed
(February 7, 2020)
The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System (PRIHS) program is designed to align the knowledge production efforts of researchers with the evidence needs of the health system....
Junior Investigator Grant Panel Travel Award October 19, 2020 The Canadian Cancer Society is pleased to offer a special initiative to allow junior investigators in cancer research to gain knowledge and understanding of the Canadian Cancer Society peer-review...
CCS Travel Awards Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2020)
The CCS Travel Awards are intended to defray the travel costs associated with making a scientific presentation as a first author or presenter at a conference, symposium or other appropriate...
CCS Emerging Scholar Award Deadline Passed
(January 29, 2020)
The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) is excited to launch the CCS Emerging Scholar Award program, aimed at establishing and advancing promising early career scientists and clinician scientists from...
New Frontiers in Research Fund: 2020 Transformation Competition Deadline Passed
(February 4, 2020)
The objective of the Transformation stream is to support large-scale, Canadian-led interdisciplinary research projects that address a major challenge with the potential to realize real and lasting...
The Weston Family Awards in Northern Research Deadline Passed
(January 16, 2020)
The Weston Family Awards in Northern Research Since 2007, The Weston Family Awards in Northern Research (previously The W. Garfield Weston Awards in Northern Research) have provided unparalleled...
POSTDOCTORAL ENRICHMENT PROGRAM (PDEP) Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2020)
The Postdoctoral Enrichment Program (PDEP) provides a total of $60,000 over three years to support the career development activities for underrepresented minority* postdoctoral fellows in a degree-...
Burroughs Welcome Fund - Collaborative Research Travel Grants Deadline Passed
(February 12, 2020)
The Collaborative Research Travel Grant (CRTG) program provides up to $15,000 in support for relatively unrestricted travel funds to academic scientists (faculty and postdocs) at U.S. or Canadian...
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellowships Deadline Passed
(January 27, 2020)
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) has established the JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for Foreign Researchers. A limited number of promising early-career researchers are given the...
SH SCN 2020 Summer Studentship Competition Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2020)
The Scientific Office of the Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network™ (SCN) is providing funds for an Undergraduate Summer Studentship Competition. The aim of this opportunity is to facilitate the...
endMS Sprint Deadline Passed
(January 20, 2020)
The endMS National Training Program is proud to announce the launch of the 10th endMS Scholar Program for Researchers IN Training (endMS SPRINT). endMS SPRINT is designed for the elite MS trainee who...
Crohn's and Colitis Canada Innovations in IBD Research Competition Deadline Passed
(January 24, 2020)
Crohn's and Colitis Canada is currently accepting applications for its 2020 Innovations in IBD Research competition. This program funds novel or innovative approaches to IBD research which may not be...
Mitacs Accelerate No Deadline Mitacs Accelerate offers internships to graduate and postdoctoral fellows to allow research collaboration with industry. Postdocs, their supervising professor, and a partner organization develop a...
Branch Out Neurological Foundation Collaborative Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(February 17, 2020)
Description Branch Out is offering a series of seed grants to fund specific areas of NeuroCAM research of importance to the Multiple Sclerosis community. These grants must be held in conjunction...
Branch Out Neurological Foundation PhD Grants Deadline Passed
(March 6, 2020)
Description:  Funding for PhD students researching in the area of neuroCAM Application Questions Length: 1-4 years max Eligibility: Research must be in the area of neuroCAM Applicants are...
Branch Out Neurological Foundation Master's Grant Deadline Passed
(March 13, 2020)
Description:  Funding for Masters students researching in the area of NeuroCAM Application Questions Length:  1-2 years max Eligibility: Research must be in the area of NeuroCAM. Applicants...
Branch Out Neurological Foundation Undergraduate Grant Deadline Passed
(January 17, 2020)
Funding for Undergraduate students researching in the area of neuroCAM Eligibility: Research must be in the area of neuroCAM Applicants are required to identify a supervisor/mentor (an Assistant,...
Scholarships for non-Canadian students and postdoctoral researchers to study in Canada No Deadline Canadian governments, non-profit and international organizations offer a number scholarships and grants to international students who want to study in Canadian colleges, universities and institutes...
NRV SCN Grant - Call for Proposals Deadline Passed
(January 20, 2020)
The Neurosciences, Rehabilitation & Vision Strategic Clinical Network (NRV SCN) is very pleased to announce the 2020-21 Seed Grant funding competition. Projects should address elements of the NRV...
Enabling Bioinformatic Solutions (EBS) Competition - Genome Alberta Deadline Passed
(January 24, 2020)
Overview Bioinformatics and computational biology (B/CB) is a rapidly evolving area of the life sciences that utilizes diverse approaches to interrogate and interpret large, complex data sets. These...
2020-2021 Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development Deadline Passed
(March 11, 2020)
Global Affairs Canada is offering short-term scholarships to students from member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) wishing to study or conduct research in Canada. The...
Exploring Cannabis-Based Medicines and Tools (mCannabis) Program Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2020)
This program is an opportunity for stakeholders in Alberta’s Cannabis ecosystem to collaborate in a coordinated way to advance Cannabis research and innovations that aim to enhance patient care,...
Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award 2020 June 11, 2020 In 2020, this award will be honouring a Canadian-based researcher who has made exceptional contributions in translational research to accelerate the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative...
Weston Brain Institute Early Phase Clinical Trials: Canada No Deadline Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. Diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are placing a large and increasing burden on...
Rapid Response & Transformational Research (Alzheimer's & Related Diseases / Parkinson's & Related Diseases) April 17, 2020 The goal of both the Rapid Response and the Transformational Research programs is to provide funding for high risk, high reward, translational research that accelerates the development of treatments...
CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Deadline Passed
(January 22, 2020)
The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program supports exceptional early-career researchers with funding, mentorship, a global network, and professional skills development. Applicants may be based...
ACA Conservation, Community, and Education Grants Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2020)
This funding supports conservation activities by individuals (with appropriate insurance coverage), organizations, and communities that contribute to healthy fish and wildlife populations, to a...
2020 NCCPH KT Awards for Graduate Students - Call for Applications Deadline Passed
(January 3, 2020)
NCCPH Knowledge Translation Graduate Student Awards The purpose of the awards is to recognize the work of graduate students regarding knowledge translation in public health in Canada.  Defined by...
2019 Platform Support Grants - Brain Canada Foundation Deadline Passed
(January 21, 2020)
The Brain Canada Foundation has identified support for operations and maintenance of research platforms as a gap in the neuroscience research funding environment and aims to continue addressing this...