Funding Opportunities

Research Grants

  1. Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical Network (RHSCN) Innovation and Seed Mini-Grants ($10,000 for 1 year)
    Deadline Jan 15, 2017

    Inquiries and indications of intent to submit an application must be directed to:

    Heather Sharpe, PhD
    Assistant Scientific Director
    Respiratory Health Strategic Clinical Network
    email: heather.sharpe@albertahealthservices.ca
    Phone: (403) 710-0316

  2. Women and Children's Health Research Institute (WCHRI) Innovation Grant Competition (up to $50,000 for 2 years)
    Deadline Mar 15, 2017
    Website: http://bit.ly/2hRxGNk


Summer Studentships

  1. Women and Children's Health Research Institute (WCHRI) Summer Studentship Grant
    Deadline Feb 2, 2017
    Website: http://bit.ly/2iEiIMt

  2. Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions (AIHS) Summer Studentship program
    Deadline Feb 6, 2017
    Website: http://www.uri.ualberta.ca/ApplyForFunding/AIHSSummerStudentships.aspx

  3. AllerGen NCE Summer Student program; provides $3,500, requires matching $3,500 from non-AllerGen partner and AllerGen Investigator for eligibility
    Deadline Feb 10, 2017
    Website: http://allergen-nce.ca/hqp/funding-training/undergraduate-summer-studentships/

  4. Summer Student Health Professions Education Grants, FoMD (includes pots of $$ for summer students)
    Deadline Feb 28, 2017
    Website: https://www.med.ualberta.ca/research/studentships/applicationprocess
  5. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Summer Student Awards
    Deadline Mar 1, 2017
    Website: http://www.cysticfibrosis.ca/our-programs/research/funding-opportunities
    Apply at: https://proposalcentral.altum.com
    Guidelines for applications are here.

Graduate Studentships

  1. Lung Association of Alberta and RHSCN Graduate Studentship Awards
    Deadline March 3, 2017
    Website: https://www.ab.lung.ca/what-we-do/research/grant-opportunities/studentship-awards 

  2. Women and Children’s Health Research Institute (WCHRI) Graduate Studentship Awards
    Deadline TBD
    Website: http://www.wchri.org/GraduateStudentship 


Travel and Collaborative Awards

  1. PRG Travel Awards (2 awards up to $1,500) and PRG Collaborative Research Award (1 award up to $3,000)
    Deadline Dec 22, 2017
    Contact: Dr. Paige Lacy, PhD
    Professor & Director, Pulmonary Research Group
    email: placy@ualberta.ca 

  2. Women and Children’s Health Research Institute (WCHRI) Travel Grants (up to $750)
    Website: http://www.wchri.org/trainee-travel