Funding Opportunities

Conference/Symposium Fund

The Conference/Symposium Fund supports international, national, and provincial conferences/symposiums that contribute to scholarship and are sponsored or hosted by the University within Alberta. The funding for the Conference Fund is provided by the Office of the Vice-President (Research) and is administered by the Office of Research, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.

To ensure maximum use and distribution of the limited University of Alberta funds available, applicants are expected to seek other sources of support in addition to applying to this fund.

Application Process

  • Submit one signed original application to the Office of Research, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, 213 HMRC
  • Monthly Deadlines: First of the month (or the first business day if the first falls on the weekend or is a formal holiday)
  • Next Deadlines:
    Monday, January 8, 2018**
    Thursday, February 1, 2018
    Thursday, March 1, 2018
    Monday, April 2, 2018
    Tuesday, May 1, 2018
    Friday June 1, 2018

    **NOTE: For January 2018 the deadline has been extended due to the holiday closure (December 23 - January 1)

If you require assistance or additional information, please contact:

Swati Sharma
Tel: 780-492-9723