Health Innovation Talent Development

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Growing and retaining highly skilled individuals

Over the past two decades, countries have come to recognize innovation as central to economic sustainability and growth, leading to an increased level of competition to attract and retain individuals with advanced degrees and interdisciplinary training in science, engineering, medicine, and business.

The Health Innovation Talent Development program is designed to support the growth, acquisition, and retention of highly skilled individuals that will strengthen Alberta’s health research and innovation ecosystem.

How the program works

This program offers funding to support individuals in Alberta to develop the skills and experience needed to drive Alberta’s future health research and innovation ecosystem.

Current opportunities

Apply for funding. Check out our existing Training and Early Career Development streams.


If you have an idea for a novel Training and Early Career Development stream that would meet an unmet market need that could strengthen the Alberta health research and innovation ecosystem, contact us directly.