Research Awards


UAlberta's newest RSC members

Congratulations to Carla Prado, Sandra Davidge, Kisha Supernant + Xingfang Li. These leading researchers in nutrition, women + children’s health, archeology, and water safety were elected to Canada’s most prestigious scholarly institute - The Royal Society of Canada. Learn about their work.

Innovation Awards

These awards celebrate innovation + commercialization and the U of A innovators who make it happen. The awards are one way we recognize how our researchers, postdoctoral fellows + students are helping drive economic and social advancements via research, innovation, entrepreneurship and commercialization. Awards are presented to those receiving a U.S. patent in the past year and/or who created a new spinoff company.

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Internal Awards

The Vice-President (Research) Office administers several internal research awards.

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External Awards Support

The Vice-President (Research) Office can help identify awards and support applications.

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Awards Database

Search internal and provincial, national and international award opportunities.

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2020 Highly Cited List

Five UAlberta researchers make list reflecting top 0.1% in terms of research impact globally. Bravo Valerie Carson, Ryan Li, David Wishart, Gane Ka-Shu Wong, James Hammond! Learn more about them.

Awards by the Numbers

External Awards Support

Kate Ballash

Research Awards Officer
2-51 South Academic Building
(780) 492-6877