PDF Dissemination Grant

The Office of Research and Innovation Services established the Postdoctoral Fellow Dissemination Grant as a pilot project for the 2022-23 academic year.


To assist postdoctoral fellows engage in activities that promote their research and enhance the profile of the University of Lethbridge

Special Considerations

The applicant must be a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Lethbridge. The research work that is being presented, published or otherwise disseminated should be work that has been conducted during the applicant's postdoctural tenure at the University of Lethbridge. 

Eligible Expenses

Expenses related to disseminating research work via publication or travel to support presentations at learned societies, professional associations or similar groups.   

Ineligible Expenses

Requests for retroactive funding support prior to the application deadline will not be considered.

Funds Available

Up to $1,000

How to apply

There are four travel periods and four corresponding application deadlines:

  Travel Period Application deadline
1 July 1 to September 30 June 1
2 October 1 to December 31 September 1
3 January 1 to March 31 December 1
4 April 1 to June 30 March 1

Please submit an application form by the travel period deadline for consideration. Late submissions will not be considered.

Award Conditions

If requesting funds to travel to a conference,

  • The applicant must provide confirmation of acceptance for the presentation or poster. If this information isn't available at time of application, proceed with the application and note that awards will be made conditional on confirmation of acceptance. 
  • Requests for reimbursement must be submitted within 30 days after the conference date.

Application Requirements

  • SOF coversheet
  • An abstract of the research to be presented, published, or promoted.
  • If requesting funds to support publication, (1) confirmation from the publisher that the work was accepted for publication and (2) documentation confirming the cost for which funding support is sought (e.g., page indexing, publication subvention)
Contact Name: 
Angela Rosenau
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External Deadline: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Internal Deadline: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022
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