Funding Opportunities

Title Internal Deadline External Deadline Posted
2016-17 OMAFRA Food Safety Research Program call for letters of intent - updated deadline

Research Priority Areas

  • Economic analysis
  • Detection and surveillance
  • Prevention and control of disease
3 years 10 months ago
ACS Petroleum Research Fund – New Directions (ND) Research Grant

The Petroleum Research Fund is an endowed fund, managed by the American Chemical Society that supports fundamental research directly related to petroleum or fossil fuels at nonprofit institutions generally in the United States and other countries. Grants are intended as seed money, to enable an investigator to initiate a new research direction.  Excluded from this consideration will be: Lead PI’s who have had previous support or current funding for the project; and Proposals presenting ideas that are a logical extension of ongoing research from the lead PIs group.

4 years 7 months ago
Agricultural Greenhouse Gases Program - updated June 14, 2016

The Agricultural Greenhouse Gases Program (AGGP) supports efforts to mitigate agricultural greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions worldwide by promoting environmentally responsible agriculture and support the development of approaches and tools that more effectively and efficiently assist the agriculture sector and its partners in mitigating GHG.  The focus is on 4 priority areas:

  1. Livestock systems
  2. Cropping Systems
  3. Agricultural water use efficiency
  4. Agroforesty
3 years 9 months ago
Alberta Agricultural Funding Consortium - Research and innovation

The Alberta Agriculture Funding Consortium - (AFC) is a voluntary body that has no legal standing and is comprised of several organizations, each of which is responsible for its own priorities and investment mandate.  Information on current areas of research and innovation investment is available from each individual organization. the purpose of the one-window approach to funding agriculture research and innovation is coordinate the proposal process, funding and stimulate private/public sector participation in Alberta's agriculture and the food industry.

3 years 10 months ago
Alzheimer Society Research Program – 2016 Research Competition

The ASRP provides grants and awards to support Canadian studies that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The ASRP focuses on two research streams:

  1. The Biomedical Stream
  2. The Quality of Life

Postdoctoral

Amount: $41,500/year (PhD) | $51,500/year (MD) Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Within 18 months of obtaining PhD (extension may be given to MDs)

4 years 6 months ago
Alzheimer Society Research Program – 2017 Research Competition

The ASRP provides grants and awards to support Canadian studies that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The ASRP focuses on two research streams:

1. The Biomedical Stream

2. The Quality of Life 

3 years 7 months ago
Announcement for the 2015-16 OMAFRA Food Safety Research Program Call for Letters of Intent

Research Priority Areas

  • Economic analysis
  • Threat identification and prioritization
  • Detection and surveillance;
  • Pathway analysis
  • Prevention and control of disease
5 years 4 days ago
Association of Zoos and Aquariums – Conservation Grants Fund

Established in 1984, the Conservation Grants Fund (previously called the Conservation Endowment Fund, or CEF) supports the cooperative conservation-related scientific and educational initiatives of AZA and AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums and their collaborators. CGF grants are intended to serve as seed money to attract additional funding.

4 years 2 months ago
Australian Government/Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade Blue Economy Challenge

The Blue Economy Challenge calls for innovators, entrepreneurs, designers, NGOs and academics to rethink advances in aquaculture to provide solutions that ensure both sustainable development and environmental sustainability.

3 years 11 months ago
AZA – Conservation Grants Fund

Established in 1984, the Conservation Grants Fund (previously called the Conservation Endowment Fund, or CEF) supports the cooperative conservation-related scientific and educational initiatives of AZA and AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums and their collaborators.

5 years 2 months ago