Grants

Grant Title Deadlinesort ascending Summary
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...
The Muttart Foundation Training Program No Deadline The foundation considers applications from registered charitable organizations in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Foundation's funding guidelines are focused on two main areas: Early Childhood...
Status of Women Community Program Grant Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2017)
Alberta Status of Women is now accepting applications for our 2017‑18 Community Grant Program. Our government has made $500,000 available this yeafarrah@3ELMConsulting.comr to registered not-for-...
Foundation Fighting Blindness Restore Vision 20/20 Grant No Deadline The Foundation Fighting Blindness is a non-profit charitable organization who's mission is to support and promote research directed to finding the causes, treatments and ultimately the cures for...
Organization of American Historians Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(October 2, 2017)
The Organization of American Historians sponsors or cosponsors awards, prizes, fellowships and grants given in recognition of scholarly and professional achievements in the field of American history...
Climate Change Compensation Campaign Grant Deadline Passed
(May 26, 2017)
Climate litigation - court-ordered damages against large-scale GHG emitters– has been described by lawyers as a "holy grail” in the fight to mitigate climate change.  However, efforts have downplayed...
Matching funds for external grants No Deadline If you are preparing an application that requires matching funds, this request should be submitted in the early stages of proposal preparation to ensure there is sufficient time to consider the...
Alberta Bio Future - Biomaterials Pursuit Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
Alberta Innovates invites proposals for funding under the ABF Biomaterials Pursuit sub-program.  Alberta Bio Future (ABF) and its sub-programs focus primarily on projects that add value to biomass in...
Strategic Partnerships & Collaborative Initiatives No Deadline To support initiatives that would typically build capacity to address high-priority topics (not taken up by existing complement of researchers).    
Prairieaction Foundation Grants No Deadline Under its CARE Grant Program, the Foundation funds community-based organizations in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan to do research into solutions to violence and abuse. An annual call for letters...
Alberta MS Network Collaborative Meeting Support No Deadline This program is for groups wishing to initiate new MS projects or to work on an ongoing collaboration. For more information please contace info@AlbertaMSNetwork.ca
Tri Provincial Research Call-Out Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2017)
Prairieaction Foundation (PAF) is excited to announce a special tri-provincial research call-out which aims to fund research projects that will be conducted in all three prairie provinces. PAF is...
Discovery Grant: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Invitation Fellowship Programs Deadline Passed
(March 20, 2017)
The programs allow scientists employed at Japanese universities/research institutions to invite fellow researchers from other countries to Japan to participate in cooperative activities. These...
Junior Investigator Grant Panel Travel Award No Deadline 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...
PSA Awards-2017 Early Career Award for Innovation in Teaching Sociology No Deadline The Early Career Award for Innovation in Teaching Sociology is designed to honor and encourage the work of junior faculty (typically fewer than seven years of teaching experience). This award...
WNRCASN Education Innovation Award Deadline Passed
(December 11, 2017)
The Education Innovation Award is intended to support a project designed to advance learning in nursing education. It can take a variety of forms such as technology, creative reconfiguration of a...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Cultural Relations Organization Project Funding No Deadline This funding supports the professional presentation of Alberta artists and arts organizations in any arts discipline that will "represent Alberta" at a national or international level, bringing...
The Donner Book Prize Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2017)
The Donner Book Prize is the award for the Best Public Policy Book by a Canadian. The Donner Prize encourages and celebrates excellence in public policy writing by Canadians, on topics of great...
Canadian Industrial Relations Association Awards No Deadline One of the highlights of the Canadian Industrial Relations Association is the ability to highlight outstanding students, scholars and practitioners in the field. To this end, CIRA has established...
Arthritis Society - Young Investigator Operating Grants Deadline Passed
(May 17, 2017)
The Young Investigator Operating (YIO) grant program is intended to promote creativity in all domains of arthritis-related research. The Young Investigator Operating Grants are intended to promote...
Brain Canada and ALS funding call for PDFs and PhD students Deadline Passed
(May 25, 2018)
The vision of ALS Canada is to achieve “a future without ALS”, and the vision of Brain Canada is “To understand the brain, in health and illness, to improve lives and achieve societal impact”. Both...
SEED Grants Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2017)
The Seed multiple sclerosis (MS) research projects focused on neuroprotection and repair. There has been a growing interest in alternative approaches for treating neurological conditions. NeuroCAM (...
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...
INAC - New Paths for Education: Research, Measurement, Evaluation and Knowledge Transfer Activities No Deadline INAC is launching a new call for proposals to support research projects that help identify best practices in Indigenous education that could benefit First Nation students. For 2017-18, proposals are...
Canada-Brazil Awards - Joint Research Projects Deadline Passed
(October 11, 2017)
Global Affairs Canada and the Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES) of Brazil are offering scholarships to support team-oriented research projects, between Canadian...
Open Call - Alberta Land Institute Deadline Passed
(August 15, 2017)
The Alberta Land Institute is accepting for consideration research proposals in the open category. Proposals must fit one of the three Research Categories within ALI’s research portfolio (Discovery...
Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation (CanLyme) Venture Grants No Deadline The Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation Venture Grants program supports research on Lyme and associated tick-borne diseases. The Foundation’s goal is to increase knowledge and understanding of...
Life and Climate Award (LC Award) September 24, 2018 OVERVIEW Value Up to approximately $7,800 Duration 24 months Application Deadline September 24, 2018 Notice of Decision November/December 2018 Start date January 1, 2019 ORIS...
Transformational Research: Canada 2018 Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
The Weston Brain Institute is delighted to launch our Transformational Research: Canada 2018 Program to fund transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects with...
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...
American Anthropological Association Prizes & Awards No Deadline The American Anthropological Association (AAA) offers numerous awards and prizes in the field of Anthropology, including, but not limited to: AAA/Oxford University Press Award for Excellence in...
Canada Council for the Arts - Residency Grant No Deadline *This grant is not administered by the University of Lethbridge* Arts Abroad celebrates the creativity, innovation and excellence of Canadian artists by helping to bring Canadian works to the world....
Ignition Grant Program for Green Chemistry and Engineering Research Deadline Passed
(August 19, 2017)
The Roundtable is seeking to provide ‘ignition’ funding for novel and innovative ideas that have the potential to provide sustainable solutions to chemistry and engineering problems relevant to the...
The Muttart Foundation Bursary Program No Deadline The foundation considers applications from registered charitable organizations in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Foundation's funding guidelines are focused on two main areas: Early Childhood...
AHS Emergency SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 5, 2018)
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...
AHRF Heritage Preservation Partnership Program No Deadline The Alberta Historical Resources Foundation (AHRF) is a public trust foundation supported by the Alberta Lottery Fund . The Historical Resources Act mandates the foundation's objectives and focus....
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grants No Deadline Bill and Melinda Gates hope to make an enduring contribution toward increasing access to innovations in education, technology, and global health. More than seventeen billion dollars in endowments...
Western Association of Women Historians Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(January 7, 2017)
The Western Association of Women Historians offers 8 annual awards and prizes: the Graduate Student Conference Paper Prize, the Graduate Student Conference Poster Prize, the Founders’ Dissertation...
Federal Gas Tax Fund No Deadline The funding provided under this program is in addition to other provincial grant funding, such as the Municipal Sustainability Initiative, and non-grant funding of municipal infrastructure. It is...
CNC Challenge 3.0 Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
The CNC Challenge series serves as a pipeline for the development of applications for cellulose nanocrystals (CNC). It supports early-stage work to demonstrate technical feasibility of CNC in high-...
AGRI Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program No Deadline To provide training and mentorship including opportunities for candidate's academic growth in an area of gambling-related research identified as needing development.  
Rare Disease Foundation Micro Grant Program No Deadline This organization is comprised of researchers, caregivers, and families, working together to find solutions for children and families affected by rare disease. The microgrant program is offered by...
Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
The Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing research grant is a partnership between the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) and Alberta Innovates (AI). This funding opportunity...
Agriculture Funding Consortium Call No Deadline The Alberta Crop Industry Development Fund Ltd. (ACIDF) is a private not-for-profit company owned by organizations in Alberta's crop industry. We invest in research, development and pre-...
Discovery Grant: The Ship Time (ST) Program Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2017)
This Ship Time Program is aimed at all NSERC-funded researchers who intend to use a vessel for their Discovery Grant-supported research in the coming years. It applies to: the Department of Fisheries...
Rapid Response - Alzheimer's and Related Diseases Deadline Passed
(April 19, 2018)
Weston Brain Institute has released seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research ideas to accelerate the development of safe and effective treatments for neurodegenerative...
PSA Awards-2017 Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award No Deadline The Distinguished Contribution to Sociological Praxis Award honors sociological work in the Pacific region (whether by an academic or non-academic), that has made a positive impact on social and...
STTI/Canadian Nurses Foundation Grant Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
Purpose The Sigma Theta Tau International/Canadian Nurses Research Grant supports research that advances the practice of nursing with an emphasis on nursing care issues. Nursing care research or...
Alberta Foundation for the Arts Major Arts Presenters Operating Funding No Deadline This grant provides funding in three-year cycles to eligible professional organizations that produce large-scale public presentations of arts disciplines.
International Biophysical Society Awards No Deadline The International Biophysical Society offers several awards for achievements in the field. Please see the attached link for more information about individual awards.