Major Upgrade of Researcher Home Page
On August 18, 2014, the Research Services Office launched Grants 3.0, which includes an upgrade to the Researcher Home Page, a self-serve online tool for researchers. Grants 3.0 is the name of the software upgrade to the University’s PeopleSoft grants management system used to track research grants and contracts and to manage all research funding received by the University of Alberta.
Key Links: Grants 3.0 | Using the Researcher Home Page | How to request authorization for an over expenditure
Highlighted Funding Opportunities
- Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR)
- CIMVHR's latest contract opportunity is for a researcher to perform a literature review, scan of existing services, and research proposal development related to the mental health of families of Canadian Veterans. Applications to be submitted by December 31, 2014. See the CIMVHR website for details.
- Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)
- The Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic) has announced that there will be a Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Project / Research Award competition this year. Applications are invited from University of Alberta instructors who seek innovative ways of creating exceptional learning experiences and environments. The deadline for applications is January 19, 2015. See the TLEF website (http://www.ctl.ualberta.ca/TLEF) for details.
Other Funding Opportunities
Check out our main Funding Opportunities page for a detailed listing of national funding and training opportunities.
Indirect Costs of Research
Indirect Costs of Research Background Information (prepared by the RSO at the request of the University Research Policy Committee, January 2014)
Quick Reference Guides
Grant Assist Program
The Office of the Vice-President (Research) has implemented a Grant Assist Program offering University of Alberta researchers grant application development in Health Sciences, Natural Sciences and Engineering and Social Sciences and Humanities.