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

Hector MacIntyre
Grants Facilitator
403-317-2869,
B622 University Hall
hector.macintyre@uleth.ca

Industry Related Projects

Greg Vilk
University Industry Liaison Manager
403-317-2860,
B634 University Hall
greg.vilk@uleth.ca

Grant Title Deadline Summary
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...
Women's Heart and Brain Health Chair Awards Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2018)
Heart & Stroke, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Aboriginal Peoples Health, Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health and Institute of Gender and Health, and...
AIM-HI Network Undergraduate Stipends Deadline Passed
(February 23, 2018)
Undergraduate Stipend The AIM-HI Network Undergraduate Summer Student Stipend will provide funding to support First Nations, Métis and Inuit students engaging in health sciences research during the...
Surgery SCN Summer Studentships Deadline Passed
(February 23, 2018)
The Surgery Strategic Clinical Network (SSCN) recognizes the importance of supporting training and mentorshipopportunities in surgical research across Alberta. One of the most efficient ways to...
Respiratory Health SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
The Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (RHSCN) Scientific Office of Alberta Health Services (AHS) supports and provides training and mentorship opportunities to increase capacity in...
2018 Navigator Research Competition Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2018)
Goal 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...
Alberta Bio Future Opportunities March 31, 2019 Alberta Innovates invites proposals for funding under the ABF Opportunities sub-program.  Alberta Bio Future (ABF) and its sub-programs focus primarily on projects that add value to biomass in...
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-...
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...
CIHR Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 21, 2018)
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to provide undergraduate and health professional students with opportunities to undertake health research projects with established investigators in an...
Alberta MS Network - Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 23, 2018)
  Alberta MS Network The Alberta MS Network (previously the ‘Alberta endMS Regional Research and Training Centre’) was initiated in 2009 with funding from the MS Society of Canada. What began as a...
National Research Core - Canadian Microbiome Initiative Deadline Passed
(February 13, 2018)
The current competition will develop a sustainable pan-Canadian Research Core to coordinate research activities, facilitate sharing of expertise, knowledge and resources, to support the integration...
Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition SCN Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 9, 2018)
The Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network™ (DON SCN™) 2018 Undergraduate Summer Studentship program is designed to provide funding support to undergraduate students to...
KT Innovation Incubator Grant Deadline Passed
(February 16, 2018)
The purpose of the KT innovation Incubator is to promote and facilitate innovative knowledge translation projects in childhood disability. Funding information Our KT Innovation Incubator grant...
CIFAR Global Call of Ideas Deadline Passed
(January 21, 2018)
Call for Letters of Intent closes on January 21st, 2018 For more than three decades, CIFAR’s global research programs have connected many of the world’s best minds – across borders and disciplines –...
CIHR Project Grant Deadline Passed
(February 6, 2018)
The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential for important advances in fundamental or applied health-related knowledge, the health care system, and/or health...
WCB-Alberta Research Grant 2018 Deadline Passed
(March 30, 2018)
Request for Proposals: WCB-Alberta Research Grants Program 2018 WCB-Alberta promotes injury prevention and encourages the development of effective disability management services and strategies.  In...
Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program Deadline Passed
(March 6, 2018)
Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research,...
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) - SUMMER TERM Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
DEADLINE Extension – February 26, 2018 at 4:00pm The NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) are meant to nurture your interest and fully develop your potential for a research career in...
Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST) Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2018)
The Canadian Space Agency would like to inform you that the Flights and Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and Technology (FAST) Announcement of Opportunity (AO) has been posted on its web site...
Clean Growth in Natural Resource Sectors Program (CGP) Deadline Passed
(February 7, 2018)
Clean Growth in Natural Resource Sectors Program  Action on Clean Growth Clean growth is good for our planet and our pocketbooks. That is why we introduced the Clean Growth Program (CGP), which...
SPOR Knowledge Synthesis Grant Deadline Passed
(March 6, 2018)
Operating Grant: SPOR PIHCI Network - Knowledge Synthesis Grants (2018) The pan-Canadian SPOR Network in Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations is a key CIHR initiative under the Strategy for...
AHS Emergency SCN Systematic Review Grant Deadline Passed
(February 12, 2018)
The Emergency Strategic Clinical Network (ESCN) Scientific Office was created to lead Alberta Health Services (AHS) in the promotion, adoption and diffusion of innovation as well as the creation and...
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...
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-...
AHS Population, Public and Indigenous Health Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(December 21, 2017)
Population, Public and Indigenous Health Strategic Clinical Network Summer Studentship Award 2018 Call for Applicants Intent to Apply Deadline: December 21, 2017 Full Application Deadline: February...
AHS Seniors Health Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 2, 2018)
Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network™  2018 Undergraduate Summer Studentship Competition Description The Scientific Office of the Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network™ (SCN) is providing...
AHS Respiratory Health SCN Research & Innovation Seed Grants Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2018)
1. Purpose: The Scientific Office of the Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical NetworkTM (RHSCN) will provide up to three Research and Innovation Seed (RIS) Grants to support shortterm, pilot...
SSHRC Undergraduate Student Research Award Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The University of Lethbridge SSHRC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRAs) aim to encourage research and advance training of undergraduate students in all disciplines. The program facilitates...
Alberta Innovates Summer Studentship Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The Alberta Innovates (AI) program, previously known as Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) and Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions (AIHS), funds the AI Summer Studentships....
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,...
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition Deadline Passed
(January 26, 2018)
The 2017 Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition will be aimed at supporting research projects that address any aspect of bioinformatics and computational biology, or B/CB, as it relates...
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...
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...
Canadian Cancer Society Innovation Grant Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2017)
Innovation Grants Please see the eligibility and requirements section prior to creating an application. Deadline dates Abstract registration due date: December 15, 2017 Full application due date:...
Alberta Health Services - Seed Grant Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2017)
Call for Applications - Maternal Newborn Child & Youth Strategic Clinical Network 2018 Seed Grant Competition The mission of the Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Strategic Clinical Network™ (MNCY...
Research Kickstarter Grants Deadline Passed
(November 17, 2017)
Alberta’s Tomorrow Project (ATP) is pleased to announce two Research Kickstarter grants ($10,000 each for 1 year), with funds administered by the Alberta Cancer Foundation. This program is for...
Postdoctoral Scholars at Oxford No Deadline The Weston Brain Institute Postdoctoral Scholars at Oxford program supports top-tier Canadian postdoctoral scholars by providing international training at the University of Oxford and affiliation...
Rapid Response: Canada 2018 Deadline Passed
(December 4, 2017)
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....
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...
Early Phase Clinical Trials 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....
McConnell Foundation Social Innovation Fund No Deadline The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation is pleased to launch the McConnell Social Innovation Fund. The Fund has three components—one for early stage innovations; a second for scaling up successful...
Alberta East Slopes Fish Habitat and Native Fish Recovery Research Fund Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2018)
A court ordered monetary penalty for environmental damages allocated $1,100,000 for creation of the Alberta East Slopes Fish Habitat and Native Fish Recovery Research Fund. These funds are held in...
MSI Foundation Call for LOIs November 30, 2018 The M.S.I. Foundation is an Alberta-based health research funding organization fostering and supporting research into any aspect of the provision of health and allied services to the people of...
Mitacs and United Way - Social Inclusion Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2018)
Five United Ways across Canada have come together in a pilot partnership with Mitacs to provide funding and training for graduate students and postdocs for research related to social inclusion....
CHS - Novo Nordisk Psychosocial Research Program November 15, 2018 The Canadian Hemophilia Society – Novo Nordisk Canada Psychosocial Research Program was created to engage professionals/graduate students from the allied health disciplines (ie. Nursing,...
The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program November 15, 2018 The CHS / Pfizer Care Until Cure Research Program was established in the year 2000 in collaboration with Wyeth Canada, now Pfizer. Pfizer Canada strives every day to help Canadians live healthy,...
RFP - “Validation of a novel method to predict aircrew cockpit accommodation in RCAF aircraft” Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
Defence Research and Development Canada, is seeking a researcher to perform a validation and comparative analysis of a methodology used by the Canadian Forces Aircrew Selection Centre (CFASC) to...
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),...
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),...