Funding Opportunities and Support

There are a variety of funding opportunities for clinical health research available at national- (Canadian Institutes of Health Research) and provincial-levels (Alberta Innovates), however, this page is dedicated to highlight new and/or local funding sources that may be less well-known or disseminated. To search a comprehensive database of current funding opportunities, visit the RSO Funding Opportunities Database. Also see the FoMD Office of Research Funding Opportunties pages.

Current Opportunities




NACTRC Grant Development Support Fund

  • Objective: To facilitate application development for highly competitive grant competitions in pillars 2 to 4.

Requests for these funds are accepted at any time by emailing the Director of Clinical Research, FoMD with the following details:

  • A. Name of the grant competition;
  • B. Investigator eligibility requirements (if applicable, i.e. early career details);
  • C. Proposed title;
  • D. Abstract;
  • E. Evidence of internal peer-review for the application; and
  • F. What the grant support funds will be used for?
  • Full details available here.