Alberta Ministry of Labour - Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Futures - Research Funding Program


Alberta Ministry of Labour


OHS Futures Research Funding Program 


The Alberta Ministry of Labour has announced its sixth year of the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Futures – Research Funding Program. OHS Futures formalizes the way researchers, institutions, industry, and labour organizations across Canada access funding for OHS research. The program links government with experts for the purpose of enhancing OHS knowledge and capacity within the province.

In previous years, OHS Futures received over 20 applications, and funded between seven and nine projects.

For more information on the 2019 research priorities and terms and conditions, visit the Government of Alberta website

Funding Availability

The total budget for 2019 is $1 million. In the past, the program has funded projects from $16,000 to $250,000.

Indirect Costs



If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your Notice of Intent, along with an OR-5 Form to

External Deadline

Notice of Intent period closes.  Due to the sponsor on January 28, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. MST which is 1:59 a.m EST. Those invited to apply for full proposal will be notified by the sponsor by February 11, 2019.

Internal Deadline

For those invited to submit a full proposal, please submit your complete application to  

External Deadline

Application period closes. Due to the sponsor on March 25, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. MST which is 1:59 a.m EST. 


PDF icon OHS Futures NOI Instructions163.19 KB
PDF icon OHS Futures NOI Form102.88 KB
For Questions, please contact

To contact this grant program, email

Office of Research

Kristin Zimmermann, Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x56257

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