Student Funding

Health & Medical Sciences

Penny D’Agnone
Grants Facilitator
B626 University Hall

Natural Sciences & Engineering

Stacey Leavitt
Grants Facilitator
B624 University Hall

Social Science, Fine Arts & Humanities

Emma Dering
Grants Facilitator
(403) 332-4487, 
B622 University Hall 

Industry Related Projects

Greg Vilk
University Industry Liaison Manager
B634 University Hall

Grant Title Deadline Summary
Social Innovation Call for Proposals Deadline Passed
(February 5, 2018)
The Trans-Atlantic Platform has launched its 2018 Social Innovation Call for Proposals, which will support international projects that can contribute to increasing our understanding of societal...
Alberta Innovates Alberta Bio Future - Lignin Pursuit Sub-Program Deadline Passed
(December 5, 2018)
Alberta Bio Future (ABF) and its sub-programs focus primarily on projects that add value to biomass in agriculture and forestry, and create new and improved bioindustrial products and bioindustrial...
CIHR Fellowship Deadline Passed
(October 29, 2018)
Description CIHR’s Health Research Training Strategy aims to equip research trainees so that they emerge from their training as scientific, professional, or organizational leaders within and beyond...
Alberta Innovates Strategic Research Projects Program Deadline Passed
(November 5, 2018)
This Call seeks Proposals for research projects that advance and develop capacity in Emerging Technologies, or which additionally contribute to meeting Alberta Research and Innovation Framework (ARIF...
POGO Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(October 31, 2018)
The Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) plans and coordinates childhood cancer services for Ontario and advises the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) on childhood cancer control....
2019 Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) Program Deadline Passed
(October 22, 2018)
The Government of the Republic of Korea is offering a scholarship at the undergraduate level for study in a four-year Bachelor Degree program in South Korea. The scholarship is tenable from March 1,...
Weston Brain Institute - Transformational Research (Alzheimer's and Related Diseases) April 1, 2019 Funding for transformative, novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research projects on neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Applications in this round must relate to one of the...
Weston Brain Institute - Rapid Response (Alzheimer's and Related Diseases) April 1, 2019 The Rapid Response: Canada program was created to provide seed funding to catalyse novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research. Preliminary data is not required. The budget of the Rapid...
2019 Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) Competition Deadline Passed
(November 9, 2018)
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),...
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...
WorkSafe BC - BC Commercial Fishing Industry - assessment trends, practices, and perceptions Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2018)
The aim of this research is to examine current assessment trends, practices, and perceptions in the BC commercial fishing industry, and to identify potential assessment models that could promote...
WorkSafe BC - BC Sawmills - Industry Classification Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2018)
Every firm registered with WorkSafeBC is assigned a classification unit (CU) based on their main business undertaking. Firms within a CU will have similar activities with similar levels of risk, and...
WorkSafe BC - Claim suppression in BC workplaces Deadline Passed
(October 5, 2018)
These grants support research of immediate relevance to WorkSafeBC and address key  questions in occupational health and safety. The purpose of this RFP is to develop a better  understanding of claim...
Bank of Canada's Fellowship and Governor's Awards Deadline Passed
(November 9, 2018)
Following the announcement of the call for nominations for the Bank of Canada’s 2019 Fellowship and Governor’s awards, I am pleased to invite the University of Lethbridge to nominate academics who...
CIMVHR - Literature Review on The Utility of Melatonin Interventions in PTSD Deadline Passed
(October 19, 2018)
Eligible applicants will have the following minimum qualifications: One (or more) senior investigator(s) with an MD or PhD in a relevant discipline; Demonstrated expertise and experience in...
NSERC Connect Deadline Passed
(January 18, 2019)
NSERC Connect Grants provide financial support for the Canadian research community to undertake activities that will help make Canada a country of discoverers and innovators for the benefit of all...
NSERC Engage Grant No Deadline Engage applications are accepted on a continual basis, and offer $25,000 for up to six months. They are intended to foster researcher-industry partnerships by allowing for innovative companies to...
NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grant (CRD) No Deadline NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grants are continually accepting applications that: create mutually beneficial collaborations between Canadian universities and private and/or public...
APRI - Research and Policy Fellowship Program No Deadline The Research and Policy Fellowship program will help establish and nurture links between provincial and federal decision-makers and scientific professionals to support public policy related to prion...
APRI - 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...
APRI - 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...
APRI - Explorations Program Deadline Passed
(November 19, 2018)
The Explorations Program allows Alberta-based investigators to seek funding for research directly related to prion diseases and prion-like human neurodegenerative diseases and dementias. The research...
APRI - Alberta Alzheimer Research Program Deadline Passed
(November 13, 2018)
The Alberta Prion Research Institute (Prion Institute) and the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories (AS AB/NT) co-fund the Alberta Alzheimer Research Program (AARP). The AARP allows...
APRI - 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...
MSSOC Contract Research Organization (CRO) Grant No Deadline The MS Society of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a new research funding competition – the Contract Research Organization (CRO) Grant. The CRO Grant will enable principal investigators to...
MS Society of Canada - Operating Grants Deadline Passed
(October 1, 2018)
The Operating Grant Program is intended to support various research operations in all aspects of multiple sclerosis (MS) and defray the normal operating costs of carrying out a specific research...
CHILD-Bright Network - 2018 Training Innovation Fund Deadline Passed
(October 15, 2018)
The purpose of this initiative is to provide a maximum of $10,000 in funds to facilitate innovative training activities that will foster Patient-Oriented Research (POR) training/mentoring within...
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...
Canada Foundation for Innovation - Innovation Fund Call for Letters of Intent Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2018)
Canada Foundation for Innovation – Innovation Fund The competition for the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Innovation Fund is currently closed and the timeline for applications for the CFI...
Foreign Government Awards - Mexico, 2019-2020 Deadline Passed
(September 28, 2018)
Competition open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards - Mexico, 2019-2020 The Government of Mexico is offering scholarships to Canadians for study or research at participating Mexican post-...
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...
Water Innovation Program Deadline Passed
(September 28, 2018)
Alberta Innovates Water Innovation Program (WIP) is a flagship program for the Government of Alberta focused on the advancement of knowledge and innovation in support of the Water for Life Strategy ...
Canadian Cancer Society - Travel Awards Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2019)
Travel Awards Deadline dates There are normally three competitions each year: Full application deadline: Results announcement: Funding start date: 1st competition January 15 May...
Canadian Cancer Society - Stand Up To Cancer Team Grant Deadline Passed
(August 10, 2018)
Funding Opportunity: Stand Up to Cancer Canada Metastatic Breast Cancer Dream Team Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C) Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Canadian Institutes...
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...
Canadian Hemophilia Society - Bayer ADVANCE Research Grant Deadline Passed
(August 31, 2018)
The Canadian Hemophilia Society (CHS) is proud to put out its call for applications for its new research program created in collaboration with Bayer and ADVANCE Canada. The Canadian Hemophilia...
Canadian Nutrition Society - Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Award for Nutrition Translation Deadline Passed
(September 30, 2018)
The Canadian Nutrition Society recognizes the importance of activities that facilitate the translation of nutritional knowledge. Thus, on an annual basis, a call for review papers is announced on a...
Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant Deadline Passed
(September 21, 2018)
The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) has partnered with Alberta Innovates to create the Advancing Knowledge in Practical Nursing Research Grant. Alberta's Licensed Practical...
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...
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) - FALL TERM Deadline Passed
(September 4, 2018)
The NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) are meant to nurture your interest and fully develop your potential for a research career in the natural sciences and engineering. They are also...
Gene S. Stuart Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2015)
The award is given to the author of the most interesting and responsible original story or series about any archaeological topic published in a newspaper or magazine. Annual Award
Excellence in Public Education Award Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
This award acknowledges excellence in the sharing of archaeological information with the public. These substantial contributions are made either through writing or speaking about archaeology,...
Distinguished Service Awards - Plains Anthropological Society Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2016)
The award, established in 1991, recognizes outstanding lifetime achievement in Plains anthropological research, teaching, scholarship, and service to the profession.
Roscoe Wilmeth Award for Service Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Roscoe Wilmeth Award recognizes outstanding, long-term service by a CAA member to the Canadian Archaeological Association or to Canadian Archaeology. It is not necessarily awarded every year, and...
Public Communications Awards Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Canadian Archaeological Association (CAA) has presented annual awards to acknowledge outstanding contributions in communication that further insight and appreciation of Canadian Archaeology....
Margaret and James F. Pendergast Award Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Margaret and James F. Pendergast award is awarded by the CAA to recognize exemplary contributions to Canadian archaeology by an avocational archaeologist.
Smith-Wintemberg Award Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
The Smith-Wintemberg award is presented to honour professional members of the Canadian archaeological community who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the discipline of...
Distinguished Service Awards Deadline Passed
(April 26, 2018)
The Archaeological Society of Alberta (ASA) recognizes members that have made exceptional contributions to the society by awarding them the Distinguished Service Award. Awarded annually.
AAA President's Award Deadline Passed
(November 14, 2018)
Selected by the current president annually and presented at the annual meeting.
CoGEA Award Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2017)
Historically, this award has honored those who have acted to raise awareness of women's contributions to anthropology, worked to identify barriers to full participation by women in anthropology, or...