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
- The Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic) has announced that there will be a Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) 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.
- New Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) funding: Cyberinfrastructure Initiative. Information sessions for Western Canada are being held from January 20-22, 2015 in Vancouver, Calgary and Saskatoon. For more information, contact Neil Sulakhe, Manager & CFI Liaison, Partnership and Institutional Projects by phone to (780) 492-8936 or email to email@example.com.
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.