Grants

Grant Title Deadline Summary
Arthritis Society 2019-20 Training Postdoctoral Fellowship 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 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 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 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 Deadline Passed
(February 11, 2019)
The New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) will invest $275 million over the next five years beginning in fiscal 2018-19, and $65 million ongoing, to fund international, interdisciplinary, fast-...
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 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 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 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...
Clone of Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program April 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...
Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program Deadline Passed
(January 18, 2019)
Eligibility Funding is open to researchers and clinicians worldwide at: Academic medical centers and universities or nonprofits. Industry partnerships are strongly encouraged. Biotechnology...
Weston Brain Institute - Rapid Response (Parkinson's & Related Diseases) May 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...
Adapting Innovative Solutions in Agriculture Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2019)
The purpose of the Adapting Innovative Solutions in Agriculture Program is to support activities that take innovations that have proven to work outside of Alberta or in industries other than the...
Alberta Innovates the CCITF Clean Technology Development (CTD) 2019 Deadline Passed
(February 21, 2019)
Clean Technology Development (CTD) program This program is intended to facilitate and support the development of novel clean technologies from bench scale to field pilots by: Advancing technologies...
Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED), 2019-2020 Deadline Passed
(March 5, 2019)
Global Affairs Canada is offering short-term scholarships to students from member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) wishing to study or conduct research in Canada. The...
Cancer Research Society Operating Grant Deadline Passed
(December 4, 2018)
THE CANCER RESEARCH SOCIETY IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF ITS 2019 OPERATING GRANT COMPETITION Awarding operating grants annually is the principal means by which...
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...
CHS-Bayer ADVANCE Canada Research Program Deadline Passed
(February 8, 2019)
The Canadian Hemophilia Society – Bayer ADVANCE Canada Research Program was created to engage Canadian hemophilia treaters in activities to identify and research key issues in the ageing hemophilia...
Mitacs Elevate Deadline Passed
(January 9, 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...
Mitacs Accelerate Industrial Postdoc Deadline Passed
(January 4, 2019)
Provides up to 3 years of funding valued at $55,000/year for research with a company or not-for-profit for a Postdoctoral Fellow in any discipline. Postdocs: Build a longer-term collaboration with a...
Parkinson Canada Research Program Deadline Passed
(February 4, 2019)
The Parkinson Canada Research Program funds research into the cure, cause, progression, improved treatment and/or understanding of Parkinson's disease, related disorders including Multiple System...
ACA Research Grant Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2018)
The ACA Grants Program aims to aid Alberta Conservation Association (ACA) in the delivery of its mission. Grants made to partners are intended to enhance and supplement ACA activities. ACA Research...
NSERC Advancing Climate Change Science in Canada Deadline Passed
(November 29, 2018)
With the  Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change (PCF), Canada has set an ambitious agenda to guide actions that will grow the economy while reducing emissions, protect and enhance...
Canadian Cancer Society - Travel Awards September 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 - Travel Awards May 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...
Weston Brain Institute - Transformational Research (Parkinson's and Related Diseases) May 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 following...
Prostate Cancer - Discovery Grants Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2018)
Access to the Online Application: https://pccgrants.smartsimple.caRegistration Deadline: November 30, 2018Full Application Deadline: January 17, 2019Funding Start Date: April 1, 2019   NOTE: PCC...
Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES) Ecosystem Fund Deadline Passed
(November 22, 2018)
The Government of Canada is committed to advancing gender equality, women's economic empowerment, and supporting women entrepreneurs through the new Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (the Strategy),...
Mental Health Promotion Innovation Fund (MHP-IF) Deadline Passed
(November 14, 2018)
Action and Knowledge on the Determinants of Health Among People and Communities in Canada   On October 22nd, Canada’s Minister of Health, The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor announced a funding...
Emergency SCN - Systematic Review Grant Deadline Passed
(February 12, 2019)
This Systematic Review Grant competition will encourage the development of implementable and scalable ideas that will improve the quality of emergency medicine care delivery within the Health Quality...
Cancer SCN - Call for EOIs Deadline Passed
(November 21, 2018)
Call for Expressions of Interest Streamlining and facilitating cancer diagnosis in Alberta: Call for research proposals designed to explore perceptions of healthcare providers   Sponsor: Cancer...
Alberta Innovates - 2018-19 Accelerating Food Innovation in Alberta Deadline Passed
(December 5, 2018)
Summary Alberta Innovates is pleased to announce this new program, which is designed to provide funding for applied research, product and technology development that leads to the following: New or...