For Faculty and Staff

Research Unit

The Research unit of the Faculty of ALES offers the following services to faculty members and researchers:
  • provides information on funding opportunities, ethics, grant processing, deadlines and sponsor guidelines,
  • reviews grants and agreements, and
  • facilitates adjudication and ranking of grant applications

Deadlines for Department/Faculty/RSO Applications

Research applications should be submitted to departmental research coordinators 10 days before the agency deadline to ensure adequate time to review. Please ensure appropriate University of Alberta and agency signature pages and letters of support are included in the application.

Award and Funding Opportunities

Faculty Administered Awards


UAlberta Honours and Prizes

  • J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research
  • Martha Cook Piper Research Prize
  • McCalla Annual Professorships
  • Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award

Faculty Support

Useful Links

ETRAC/Grants 2.0
Research Ethics Office
Field Research Office
Research Services Office
NSERC Banting Post Doc Fellowships
NSERC & SSHRC General Research Funding (GRF)


Anne Naeth
Associate Dean, Graduate Studies & Research