Grants

Grant Title Deadlinesort ascending Summary
Wearables and Technology for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Behavior Change Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Seeks wearable and/or sensor technologies that will improve the health of mothers and newborns by 1) increasing uptake of healthy behaviors and/or 2) facilitating research on maternal and neonatal...
Coordinating Council for Women in History Awards and Prizes Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
The CCWH offers the six awards to help reach its organizational goals. The deadline for receipt of all 2017 applications is May 15, 2017. Carol Gold Article Award – a $500 prize given to the best...
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...
Catalyst Grant: Sex as a Variable in Biomedical Research Deadline Passed
(November 7, 2017)
Since the early 2000s, there has been a growing recognition by the research community that the sex of cells, tissues, animals, and humans matter in biomedical science. Every cell has a sex, with sex...
CIMVHR - Analysis of Royal Canadian Navy Sea Trial Actigraphy Data Deadline Passed
(June 12, 2017)
Defence Research and Development Canada, is looking for a researcher to conduct an analysis of up to 100 participant’s worth of actigraph data, collected during RCN sea trials, using Ambulatory...
Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Jeanne Manery Fisher Memorial Award No Deadline In honour of the late Jeanne Manery Fisher, Professor of Biochemistry, University of Toronto, an eminent woman will be selected by the Society every second year for her scientific accomplishments,...
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...
Canadian Historical Association Awards No Deadline As part of its mandate to promote and recognise excellence in historical research, the CHA awards a series of prizes.  Examples include the Jean-Marie Fecteau prize for a graduate student article; ...
ASRP New Investigator Grant Deadline Passed
(November 6, 2017)
The Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) is a successful collaborative initiative of our Federation, within which all the provincial Alzheimer Societies, the Alzheimer Society of Canada (ASC),...
CIHR - Planning and Dissemination Grants - ICS Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2017)
CIHR's mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health...
Undergraduate Travel Award No Deadline Note: Deadline is 1 month prior to travel The travel award provides partial support to U of L full time undergraduate students who have a scholarly paper, poster or creative scholarly work that has...
CIMVHR - Role of Neuroinflammation in Mental Disorders: Application of Multimodal Neuroimaging in the Assessment of Military PTSD Deadline Passed
(June 19, 2017)
Defence Research and Development Canada, is looking for a researcher to conduct a prospective, observational cohort study of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel and veterans experiencing post-...
Canadian Cancer Society - Innovation to Impact Grant Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2017)
Innovation to Impact Grants This program is designed to support the logical next steps of a positive, innovative, 'high risk/high reward' research grant, with the goal of working towards or achieving...
ULSU Travel and Conference Grants No Deadline Student assistance for travel and conferences are available to Lethbridge, Calgary and Edmonton Campus U of L Students. Travel and Conference Grants are made available to students and clubs who have...
The Fundamental Physics Prize No Deadline The Fundamental Physics Prize is awarded by the Fundamental Physics Prize Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to awarding physicists involved in fundamental research
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...
Develop and grow business-led innovation superclusters in Canada Deadline Passed
(July 21, 2017)
The Innovation Superclusters Initiative, launched on May 24, 2017, is a new and uniquely Canadian initiative. The Government of Canada will work with industry in new ways—through a business-led...
Aboriginal Ambassadors in the Natural Sciences and Engineering Award (AANSE) No Deadline The Aboriginal Ambassadors in the Natural Sciences and Engineering Award (AANSEA) aims to engage Aboriginal students and fellows in promoting interest and participation in the natural sciences and...
ALSRP Therapeutic Idea Award Deadline Passed
(August 31, 2017)
The Therapeutic Idea Award is designed to promote new ideas aimed at drug or treatment discovery that are still in the early stages of development. Development, modification, and/or validation of...
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...
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...
Canada Council for the Arts Prizes No Deadline Every year the Canada Council awards a broad range of prestigious prizes to more than 200 Canadian artists and scholars in recognition of their quest for innovation and excellence.  Featured Prizes...
The Tang Prizes Deadline Passed
(September 30, 2017)
In the advent of industrialization and globalization, humanity has greatly enjoyed the convenience brought about by science and technology. Yet, humanity also faces a multitude of critical...
AltaLink Indigenous Scholarships Deadline Passed
(October 14, 2017)
In 2007, AltaLink launched its Indigenous scholarship program. This scholarship program is designed to recognize leaders in the Indigenous community by offering scholarships to Indigenous students...
Fellowship of the Canadian Agricultural Economics Society No Deadline With its Fellows award the CAES recognizes excellence in performance demonstrating continuous distinguished contributions to the advancement of food, agricultural or resource economics, and...
Banting Research Foundation Discovery Grants Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2017)
The Banting Research Foundation and the Rick Hansen Institute are pleased to announce a funding partnership to support research by early career investigators focused on areas relevant to spinal cord...
EcoAction Community Funding Program Deadline Passed
(December 23, 2016)
The EcoAction Community Funding Program funds projects across Canada to encourage Canadians to take action to address clean air, clean water, climate change and nature issues, and to build the...
Bioindustrial Innovation Canada (BIC) - AAFC BioProducts AgSci Cluster 2018-2023 Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2017)
Bioindustrial Innovation Canada is envisioning projects under the themes of: Biofuels & Bioenergy, Biochemicals & Co-products, Biomaterials & Biocomposites (incl. Biochar and bio-based...
Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences Canadian Science Publishing Senior Investigator Award No Deadline It recognizes a record of outstanding achievement in research in one or more of the fields of biochemistry, molecular or cellular biology or genetics undertaken in Canada by a Canadian scientist (a...
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...
AGE-WELL- Strategic Investment Program (SIP) Accelerator Funding No Deadline Supports innovative post-discovery projects focused on the commercialization and/or knowledge mobilization of solutions (e.g. technologies, services or policies) aligned with AGE-WELL's mission and...
Alliance of Digital Humanities Organisations (ADHO) Awards No Deadline The ADHO Awards Committee oversees the following awards given for outstanding scholarly contributions to the Digital Humanities: Roberto Busa Prize for lifetime/career achievement. Antonio Zampolli...
ASRP Research Grant Deadline Passed
(November 6, 2017)
The Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) is a successful collaborative initiative of our Federation, within which all the provincial Alzheimer Societies, the Alzheimer Society of Canada (ASC),...
The Society for Canadian Studies & Youth Enrichment Funding No Deadline The Society for Canadian Studies & Youth Enrichment will make financial assistance available to educational institutions, educational groups, museums, libraries and community-based groups within...
CIHR - Catalyst Grant - Population Health Intervention Research on Legalization of Cannabis Deadline Passed
(August 22, 2017)
Program and policy interventions can create conditions for “natural experiments” that represent rich but often untapped sources of information for comparing processes and outcomes, sharing lessons...
INAC 2017-2018 New Paths for Education No Deadline INAC is launching its annual call for proposals from band councils or organizations designated by band councils for projects and activities designed to improve the quality of education in First...
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 ...
Innovation at Work Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
Innovation at Work Innovation at Work grants support research that will lead to the development of practical solutions, translating new knowledge into practice or solving specific problems for the...
Health information systems or adolescent sexual and reproductive health in West Africa Deadline Passed
(May 23, 2017)
Despite progress in health outcomes achieved in West Africa, this progress has been uneven and recently tested due to growing economic and political challenges as well as to crises such as the Ebola...
Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research (CFDR) Grants Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
The Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research is the pre-eminent funder of applied nutrition and dietetic research in Canada. CFDR contributes to the health of Canadians by generating funds for...
Alberta Assessment Consortium Projects & Grants No Deadline Alberta Assessment Consortium is a not-for-profit registered society, funded by membership a recognized education partner in the province of Alberta an independent voice, able to provide an informed...
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-...
NSERC PromoScience Program Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2017)
NSERC invites applications that promote the natural sciences and engineering to Canada's young people, particularly to groups such as girls and Aboriginal peoples that are under-represented in...
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada Grants No Deadline The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada's (LLSC's) academic grants support and encourage basic and translational leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma research. LLSC investigators...
Sex- and Gender-based Analysis Health Policy-Research Partnerships Deadline Passed
(September 6, 2017)
Integrating sex and gender considerations throughout the health policy process can be complex. However, Health Canada staff charged with applying sex- and gender-based analysis (SGBA) to programs and...
The Martin Bergmann Medal No Deadline To recognize outstanding achievement, the society annually presents the medal to deserving individuals for "excellence in Arctic Leadership and Science".  
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...
The Cundhill History Prize May 31, 2018 The Cundill History Prize recognizes and rewards the best history writing in English. A prize of US$75,000 is awarded annually to the book that embodies historical scholarship, originality, literary...
Belmont Forum‐BiodivERsA (NSERC) Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
Pre‐announcement of the Belmont Forum‐BiodivERsA Call on biodiversity scenarios NSERC is pleased to announce that we will be participating in the Belmont Forum and BiodivERsA joint call on the...
Age-Well Strategic Investment Program (SIP) Accelerator Funding Deadline Passed
(August 30, 2017)
Do you have an innovative idea that has the potential for real-world impact at the intersection of technology and aging? AGE-WELL is launching a new funding program called the “SIP Accelerator” to...