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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 

 

Grant Title Deadline Summary
Weston Brain Institute - International Fellowships No Deadline The goal of this new funding opportunity is to support top Canadian PhD students to travel to and work in world-renowned labs for up to 12 months during their PhD, and to further their translational...
Canadian Law and Society Association Prizes No Deadline As part of its mandate to encourage and develop the interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary study of the relations between law and society, the CLSA awards a number of prizes for scholarship on law...
Alberta Gambling Research Institute Leverageing Grants No Deadline To enable researchers, with non-AGRI funding to augment projects with a gambling-related component
Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse (CRISM) Development Grant No Deadline CRISM | Prairies is pleased to announce the return of our Project Development Funding stream! This program allows for Prairie Node members to submit ad-hoc requests for one-time funding, up to $15,...
American Philosophical Society Prizes No Deadline The American Philosophical Society began awarding medals in 1790. Since then, it has continued by awarding medals and prizes for outstanding achievement in the sciences, humanities, arts, professions...
PSA Awards-The Social Conscience Award No Deadline Eligibility: The Pacific Sociological Association's Social Conscience Award is given to a worthy community-based organization located in the city in which the PSA Annual meeting is held for 2017,...
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...
Gov General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts No Deadline The Governor General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts are granted to artists in recognition of remarkable careers in either of those fields.  
Krembil Foundation Grants No Deadline Grants are focused on helping people through medical research, education and social services. Their primary focus is funding research projects in medicine; particularly those that have difficulty...
Boehringer Ingelheim - Quality Improvement Education Grants No Deadline Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BIPI) is proud to support Quality Improvement Education (QIE) grants examining novel educational methodologies and approaches that address clinical...
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...
Guest Speaker Support Program No Deadline The Guest Speaker Support Program is designed to disseminate knowledge to the Alberta research and science community by offering funding to help bring notable researchers in prion and protein...
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 ...
Roots of Resilience: Transformations of Identity and Community in Indigenous Mental Health No Deadline Roots of Resilience is a new interdisciplinary collaboration between researchers in Canada and New Zealand to study the factors that promote resilience in mental health among Indigenous people across...
CFI - Infrastructure Operating Fund Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2020)
The UofL has experienced pivotal investments from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) which provide much needed infrastructure for research and creative activities. The UofL receives...
International Sociological Association Prizes No Deadline The International Sociological Association offers a prize and two essay competitions for scholars. The Varga Prize for New Generation Scholars: This award recognizes an outstanding new paper by a...
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...
Canadian Cancer Society - Translational Awards No Deadline The Translational Research Partnership Program supports collaborative projects in cancer research to help accelerate the development of new treatments and/or technologies for the benefit of patients...
Canadian Political Science Association Prizes No Deadline The Canadian Political Science Association offers a number of awards and prizes on an annual and biennial basis. Three Minutes Thesis Prize Conference Poster Prize CPSA Prize in International...
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.  
SSHRC Undergraduate Student Research Award Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The University of Lethbridge SSHRC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRAs) aim to encourage research and advance training of undergraduate students in all disciplines. The program facilitates...
COHT Research Award Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2018)
The Centre for Oral history and Tradition Research Award (COHTRA) aims to support Southern Alberta oral history research by University of Lethbridge faculty and their research teams, including...
University of Lethbridge Research Fund Deadline Passed
(November 5, 2018)
The University of Lethbridge Research Fund (ULRF) is an internal source of funds administered by the Office of Research & Innovation Services (ORIS) directed toward the support of research...
Chinook Summer Research Award Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2019)
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...
ULTF University of Lethbridge Travel Fund Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2019)
The University of Lethbridge Travel Fund has been established by the University of Lethbridge Board of Governors to reimburse expenses incurred by successful applicants for travel to meetings of...
Strategic Opportunities Fund Deadline Passed
(June 3, 2019)
Overview Value Varies depending on the request Duration Not to exceed 12 months Application deadline March 1, June 1, September 1, December 1 Notice of decision Within the...
University of Lethbridge Research Fund (ULRF) Deadline Passed
(November 12, 2019)
University of Lethbridge Research Fund (ULRF) ****THIS PAGE WAS UPDATED ON OCTOBER 28, 2019.  See section on the Internal Research Proposal Form**** OVERVIEW Value $6,000...
Knowledge Synthesis Grant: Living Within the Earth's Carrying Capacity Deadline Passed
(December 13, 2019)
The Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), and the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)...
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...
Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program Deadline Passed
(January 9, 2020)
Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research,...
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...
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-...
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,...
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...
CREDO Program Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2020)
ORIS Deadline January 15, 2020 Application Materials 2019-20_credo_application_package.pdf 2019-20_credo_application_package.pdf PAGE LAST UPDATED...
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...
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,...
eXtended Reality Health Acceleration and Development (xR Head) Program Deadline Passed
(January 17, 2020)
In partnership with the Alberta Chapter of the Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality Association (VRARA), Alberta Innovates is proud to announce the eXtended Reality Health Economic Acceleration and...
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...
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...
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...
SSHRC Insight Development Grants Deadline Passed
(January 21, 2020)
Alberta Health Services Emergency Strategic Clinical Network (2020 Undergraduate Summer Studentship Awards) Deadline Passed
(January 22, 2020)
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
AHS 2020 Systematic Review Grant Competition Call for Proposals Deadline Passed
(January 29, 2020)
Background The Critical Care Strategic Clinical Network (CC SCN) Scientific Office was created to lead Alberta Health Services (AHS) in the promotion, adoption and diffusion of innovation as well as...
2020 Banting Research Foundation Discovery Award Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2020)
The Banting Research Foundation and the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) are pleased to announce the Banting Research Foundation Discovery Award supported by DMRF Canada is now accepting...