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 Titlesort descending Deadline Summary
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...
Geographic Literacy Award No Deadline Individuals in both the private and public sectors constantly make contributions to advancing geographic education throughout Canada. In a variety of roles and settings, dedicated individuals create...
Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2017)
The NSERC Herzberg Medal will be awarded for both the sustained excellence and overall influence of a body of work conducted in Canada in the natural sciences or engineering
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...
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,...
GlycoNet Request for Proposals - Cycle II Deadline Passed
(June 27, 2018)
GlycoNet is a Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE) that focuses on the role of glycans (carbohydrates) in health. Areas of focus are therapeutic proteins & vaccines, antimicrobials and chronic...
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...
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.  
Governor General's Literary Award Deadline Passed
(December 23, 2016)
The Governor General's Literary Awards are presented in recognition of the best Anglophone and best Francophone book in each of seven categories: Fiction, Literary Non-fiction, Poetry, Drama, Young...
Governor General’s Innovation Award Deadline Passed
(August 14, 2017)
The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences is looking for suggestions for candidates to nominate for the upcoming Governor General's Innovation Awards. To recommend a candidate, please...
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...
Grand Challenges Canada: Stars in Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights Deadline Passed
(September 25, 2018)
Through this Stars in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Request for Proposals, Grand Challenges Canada seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that could transform...
GSEP (Grad student Engagement Program Award) No Deadline CERIC encourages the engagement of Canada's full-time graduate students whose academic focus is in career development and/or related fields through the Graduate Student Engagement Program (GSEP)....
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...
Guggenheim Fellowship In Creative Arts, Mathematics, Humanities Deadline Passed
(January 9, 2017)
Guggenheim Fellowships are intended for individuals who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts. Guggenheim Fellowships...
Habitat Stewardship Program for Species at Risk No Deadline The Habitat Stewardship Program (HSP) allocates funds to projects that conserve and protect species at risk and their habitats and help to preserve biodiversity as a whole. These funds promote the...
Health information systems or adolescent sexual and reproductive health in the Middle East and North Africa Deadline Passed
(May 9, 2017)
Despite progress in health outcomes achieved in the MENA region, this progress has been uneven and recently tested due to growing economic and political challenges. Furthermore, health systems in 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...
Health Outcomes Improvement Fund II (HOIF II) Grant Deadline Passed
(October 15, 2018)
Background and Purpose The mission of the Maternal Newborn Child and Youth (MNCY) Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (SCNTM) is “to bring together people, evidence and data to achieve the best possible...
Health Research Foundation Fellowship - Artificial Intelligence September 13, 2019 In 2019, the Health Research Foundation (HRF) of Innovative Medicines Canada will award two (2) research Fellowships in the area of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Health Research in its impact on...
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...
Health Systems Strengthening: Ensuring Effective Health Supply Chains Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Seeks proposals that address challenges in effective health supply chains that are daring in premise, and clearly different from the approaches currently under investigation or employed. The...
Healthy and Productive Work - Partnership Grants Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
Canadian workplaces are a reflection of our society. The number of people with disabilities, chronic conditions, and work-related health issues is growing. Further, Canada's workforce is aging, and...
Heart & Stroke Foundaion - Alberta New Investigator Award Deadline Passed
(September 7, 2018)
Heart & Stroke National New Investigator (NNI) awards provide salary support to individuals who have clearly demonstrated excellence during their doctoral and post-doctoral training in...
Heart and Stroke - Personnel Awards August 22, 2019 National New Investigator The Heart & Stroke National New Investigator (NNI) award provides salary support to individuals who have clearly demonstrated excellence during their doctoral and post-...
Heart and Stroke Grants in Aid Deadline Passed
(August 15, 2019)
The Heart & Stroke Grant-in-Aid (GIA) program provides operating funds to support important, pertinent, novel research in the areas of heart disease and/or stroke. GIA funding promotes research...
Horizon 2020 Migration Call Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2019)
SSHRC, in conjunction with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), is launching a funding opportunity to support Canadian engagement with European research partners. This builds on a...
Hospital for Sick Children Foundation Grants No Deadline We invest our communities' contributions in outstanding paediatric care, research, and education to help children at The Hospital for Sick Children, throughout Canada, and around the world. We offer...
Human Frontier Science Program Fellowships Deadline Passed
(August 9, 2018)
HFSP postdoctoral fellowships encourage early career scientists to broaden their research skills by moving into new areas of study while working in a new country. HFSP fellowships are for three...
Human Frontier Science Program Grants Deadline Passed
(March 30, 2018)
Research grants are provided for teams of scientists from different countries who wish to combine their expertise in innovative approaches to questions that could not be answered by individual...
Huntington NAVIGATOR Research Competition Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
The goal of the NAVIGATOR Research Program is to provide funding for Canadian scientific research of direct and immediate relevance to Huntington Disease; to provide a platform for the future...
Huntington Society of Canada - Clinical Fellowship Pilot Deadline Passed
(December 31, 2018)
Background The Huntington Society of Canada has created this pilot program to increase interest and participation in HD-specific research activities and provide an opportunity for clinicians to...
IDeal Program No Deadline The IDeal Program, also known as the Innovation and Delivery Program, was created to encourage collaboration among industry, Alberta universities and research institutions. The Alberta Prion Research...
IDRC Funds No Deadline IDRC funds projects that aim to bring employment, food security, health, peace, and prosperity to developing regions of the world. IDRC was established by an act of Canada's parliament in 1970 with a...
IEEE Medals, Technical Field Awards, and Recognitions No Deadline The IEEE Awards Board (AB) administers the highest medals, awards, and recognitions presented by IEEE. Through its Awards Program, IEEE advances the interests of its members by recognizing their...
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...
IMPERIAL OIL - UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AWARDS PROGRAM Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2017)
IMPERIAL OIL - UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AWARDS PROGRAM University research awards are designed to encourage research at Canadian universities in areas of interest to Imperial Oil's petroleum,...
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...
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...
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...
INAC Post-Secondary Student Support Program No Deadline The program aims to improve the employability of First Nation and eligible Inuit students by providing them with funding to access education and skills development opportunities at the post-secondary...
INAC University and College Entrance Preparation Program No Deadline This program aims to increase the number of First Nation and Inuit students with the academic level required for entrance into post-secondary programs. Financial assistance may be provided for a...
Indspire Student Bursaries and Scholarships No Deadline Successful futures are created through hard work, creativity, and perseverance. Each one of us has a unique potential to achieve, and for First Nation, Inuit, and Métis students, Indspire is here to...
Industry Partnered Funding Opportunities AICE (Accelerating Innovations into CarE) No Deadline The Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE) program provides the health system with a lever to generate evidence required to support adoption of new technologies developed by small-medium sized...
Innovation at Work Deadline Passed
(December 21, 2018)
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...
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...
Innovations for Integrated Diagnostics Systems Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2017)
Our challenge is to make technological and process improvements in all the areas mentioned above, while at the same time paying attention to balance the cost trade-offs. We are looking for Technical...
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.
International Climate Protection Fellowship Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2018)
Submit an application, if you are a future leader from a non-European transition or developing country (see list of countries) are active in any of the following areas: scientific, engineering-...
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...