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
Open Research Area (SSHRC) September 5, 2019 The sixth round of ORA is based on an agreement among the French National Research Agency (ANR; France), the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG; Germany), the Economic and Social Research Council (...
Knowledge Synthesis Grants: Informing Best Practices in Environmental and Impact Assessments Deadline Passed
(July 10, 2019)
SSHRC and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) have launched this Knowledge Synthesis Grants (KSG) competition to stimulate social sciences and humanities research that will help...
Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative August 19, 2019 SSHRC is pleased to announce the launch of a new interdisciplinary and international funding opportunity between the three Canadian federal research funding agencies and four research councils from...
Youth Suicide Prevention - Call for Applications Deadline Passed
(July 17, 2019)
PolicyWise for Children & Families is requesting applications to increase research partnerships to build a stronger evidence base that will inform youth suicide prevention practices and improve...
Cancer Screening Research and Innovation Opportunity (CSRIO) - Solution Implementation August 16, 2019 The CSRIO Program has been designed to identify, develop, and implement solutions to improve cancer screening in underserved populations. At a population level, effective and efficient cancer...
Cancer Screening Research and Innovation Opportunity (CSRIO) - Community Engagement August 1, 2021 The CSRIO Program has been designed to identify, develop, and implement solutions to improve cancer screening in underserved populations. At a population level, effective and efficient cancer...
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Grant August 1, 2019 The Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) Foundation is pleased to announce a Call for New Grant Applications for research projects relating to human prion diseases. Grants will be awarded for human prion...
SSHRC Insight Grants 2019 October 1, 2019 SSHRC has released its deadline for this year's Inisght Grant Competition. Insight Grants support research excellence in the social sciences and humanities. Funding is available to both emerging and...
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program 2019 Deadline Passed
(July 2, 2019)
The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is jointly administered by Canada’s three federal granting agencies: the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and...
Mitacs Elevate Deadline Passed
(June 12, 2019)
Mitacs Elevate provides two years of postdoc funding valued at $60,000/year plus extensive customized professional development training ($7,500/year non-cash value). Postdocs: Manage a long-term...
CCS/CIHR Cancer Survivorship Team Grants Deadline Passed
(May 29, 2019)
The goal of the CCS/CIHR Cancer Survivorship Team Grant program is to improve the health outcomes for cancer survivors of all ages (pediatric, adolescent, young adult and adult) from the time of...
WorkSafe BC Systematic Review Deadline Passed
(May 10, 2019)
These funding programs are designed to address operational need and help answer key questions in occupational health and safety and workers' compensation. These grants support short-term, primary and...
Making the Shift - Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab Deadline Passed
(May 13, 2019)
Call for Proposals Overview Making the Shift has put out a call for Expressions of Interest for research and implementation projects focussing on the prevention of, and/or sustainable exits from...
Depression Research Priority Grant Deadline Passed
(July 17, 2019)
Description The Alberta Addiction and Mental Health Research Hub is a partnership of researchers, healthcare professionals and leadership, community organizations, government ministries, patient...
Publication Grant 2019 No Deadline Description The Alberta Addiction and Mental Health Research Hub is a partnership of researchers, healthcare professionals and leadership, community organizations, government ministries, patient...
Team Building Grant Program Deadline Passed
(May 17, 2019)
Description The Alberta Addiction and Mental Health Research Hub is a partnership of researchers, healthcare professionals and leadership, community organizations, government ministries, patient...
Innovation Grants on Probiotics Research Deadline Passed
(June 17, 2019)
Finding Innovative Solutions to Complex Challenges. We are committed to accelerating microbiome research to develop new applications, methods, and technology to improve human health. We firmly...
Globalink Research Award No Deadline The Mitacs Globalink Research Award provides $6,000 for senior undergraduate and graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in Canada to conduct 12–24-week research projects at universities overseas...
Accelerate No Deadline Put your talent to work with a paid internship at an organization that needs your expertise. Funding starts at $15,000, and your partner organization’s financial contribution starts at $7,500. ...
Accelerate No Deadline Put your talent to work with a paid internship at an organization that needs your expertise. Funding starts at $15,000, and your partner organization’s financial contribution starts at $7,500. ...
Campus Alberta Neuroscience (CAN) Postdoctoral Fellowship (PDF) Program Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2019)
These one- or two-year fellowships offer a rich training opportunity in a multi-institutional collaborative research program across CAN’s affiliated institutions: University of Alberta, University of...
Patient and Community Engagement Training Competition Deadline Passed
(April 18, 2019)
The Patient and Community Engagement Training (PaCET) program aims to increase trainee capacity in conducting participatory research in projects focused on women and/or children’s health....
Diagnostics Accelerator: Digital Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease Deadline Passed
(June 7, 2019)
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Diagnostics Accelerator is a partnership of funders dedicated to accelerating the development of affordable and accessible biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease,...
Arthritis Society 2019-20 Training Postdoctoral Fellowship Deadline Passed
(April 1, 2019)
The Postdoctoral Fellowship program provides support for highly qualified postdoctoral fellows to engage in research that is in an area of clear relevance to arthritis and the Arthritis Society's...
Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research - TPL Initiative Deadline Passed
(March 29, 2019)
The CIMVHR TPL Research Initiative encourages researchers from relevant fields to submit project proposals to compete for access to funding to accelerate research and improve the health and wellbeing...
Weston Brain Institute - Follow-on Funding No Deadline The purpose of Weston Brain Institute Follow-on Funding is to provide additional funding to grantees outside the regular granting mechanism in order to avoid delays in supporting exciting,...
Weston Brain Institute - Big Ideas No Deadline Neurodegenerative diseases of aging are among the least understood and most undertreated diseases today. If ignored, the social and economic costs of managing these diseases will continue to rise....
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...
Polar Knowledge Canada (POLAR) Call for Funding Applications Deadline Passed
(April 16, 2019)
Polar Knowledge Canada (POLAR) is excited to announce the launch of its Call for Funding Applications: 2020 to 2023 in support of key themes under its Northern Science and Technology (NST) and Polar...
HEALTH SYSTEM IMPACT FELLOWSHIPS FOR DOCTORAL TRAINEES AND POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWS Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2019)
A funding opportunity offered by CIHR’s Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) in partnership with the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory...
Genomics in Society Interdisciplinary Teams - Genome Canada Deadline Passed
(May 16, 2019)
The uptake of genomic-based innovations can be affected by various social, economic and environmental factors, including legal and regulatory requirements, especially when they represent significant...
Maternal Newborn Child & Youth SCN Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 18, 2019)
The Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Strategic Clinical Network™ (MNCY SCN™) has announced a call for applicants to its 2019 Studentships. This funding provides successful graduate or medical...
Alberta SPOR Support - Conference Travel Support Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2019)
The Alberta SPOR SUPPORT Unit Knowledge Translation Platform is offering financial support for graduate students and/or faculty members to attend the 2019 KT Canada Scientific Meeting for the purpose...
Community-based Mental Health Service hubs for Youth (Integrated Hubs) Deadline Passed
(January 28, 2019)
PolicyWise for Children & Families is very pleased to share a second opportunity to support the implementation of Community-based Mental Health Service Hubs for Youth (Integrated Hubs) in Alberta...
Google Impact Challenge Deadline Passed
(January 22, 2019)
At Google, we believe that artificial intelligence can provide new ways of approaching problems and meaningfully improve people’s lives. That’s why we’re excited to support organizations that are...
Brant Out Neurological Foundation Undergraduate Grant Deadline Passed
(January 25, 2019)
Description:  Funding for Undergraduate students researching in the area of neuroCAM Application Questions Length: 4 Months Value: Student Salary: up to $7,000 Minus deductions, such as EI,...
Albert MS Collaboration - Translation, Commercialization & Implementation grant Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2019)
The Alberta Multiple Sclerosis Collaboration (Alberta MS Collaboration) is accepting proposals from Alberta-based investigators for multiple sclerosis (MS) projects with translation, implementation,...
NSERC Discovery Frontiers: Antimicrobial resistance in the environment Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2019)
Description Discovery Frontiers grants support a limited number of large international activities, opportunities or projects that are of high priority in the context of advanced research in Canada....
New Frontiers in Research Fund - Exploration August 5, 2019 The newest competition of the 2019 Exploration New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) was launched on July 3rd. All competition documents will be available on the NFRF website on that day, and the...
GlycoNet Alberta Partnership Projects Deadline Passed
(February 8, 2019)
The Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet) is a Network of Centres of Excellence that focuses on the role of glycans (carbohydrates) in health. Areas of focus are antimicrobials, chronic diseases,...
Research Grant in Allergic Rhinitis and Urticaria Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2019)
The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable organization, established to increase educational opportunities and research resources for the Canadian Allergy and...
Food Allergy Research Grant Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2019)
The Canadian Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is a charitable organization, established to increase educational opportunities and research resources for the Canadian Allergy and...
Grand Challenges Canada - OPTions Initiative Deadline Passed
(February 12, 2019)
The Options for Pregnancy Termination (OPTions) Innovation Initiative Request for Proposals launched on 12 November 2018. The OPTions Initiative seeks innovative and transformative ideas that have...
Anesthesia Patient Safety - Investigator Initiated Research Grants Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2019)
Awards are made to a sponsoring institution, not to individuals or departments. Any qualified member of a sponsoring institution (hospital, university, clinic, etc) in the United States or Canada may...
Clone of Clone of Clone of Alzheimer's - Prevention Beyond the Pipeline October 11, 2019 Eligibility Funding is open to researchers, clinicians, and postdoctoral fellows in the U.S. and worldwide working in: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships...
Clone of Clone of Alzheimer's - Prevention Beyond the Pipeline Deadline Passed
(July 12, 2019)
Eligibility Funding is open to researchers, clinicians, and postdoctoral fellows in the U.S. and worldwide working in: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships...
Clone of Alzheimer's - Prevention Beyond the Pipeline Deadline Passed
(April 12, 2019)
Eligibility Funding is open to researchers, clinicians, and postdoctoral fellows in the U.S. and worldwide working in: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships...
Alzheimer's - Prevention Beyond the Pipeline Deadline Passed
(January 18, 2019)
Eligibility Funding is open to researchers, clinicians, and postdoctoral fellows in the U.S. and worldwide working in: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships...
Clone of Clone of Clone of Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program October 11, 2019 Eligibility Funding is open to researchers and clinicians worldwide at: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships are strongly encouraged. Biotechnology...
Clone of Clone of Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program Deadline Passed
(July 12, 2019)
Eligibility Funding is open to researchers and clinicians worldwide at: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships are strongly encouraged. Biotechnology...