The health sector is a major contributor to well-being and economic prosperity. With an emphasis on advancing scientific knowledge and translating it into more effective treatments, services, and solutions, health sector performance is dependent on highly skilled people.
To enhance the recruitment, development and retention of the province’s next generation of research and innovation leaders, we have a portfolio of Training and Early Career Development programs.
SPOR Graduate Studentships
Jointly funded by Alberta Innovates and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Alberta SPOR SUPPORT Unit Graduate Studentship provides opportunities for individuals enrolled in a thesis-based Master’s or PhD program at an Alberta university to undertake patient-oriented health-related research.
Previous Funding Opportunities
Please note that Alberta Innovates is amalgamating its general graduate student programming. Check out the Graduate Student Scholarships page for details and updates
Graduate Studentships in Health Innovation
Alberta Innovates’ Graduate Studentships combine research training stipends with mentorship and career development allowances to better position graduate students for high-impact careers in Alberta’s health research and innovation (R&I) ecosystem.
Postgraduate Fellowships in Health Innovation
Alberta Innovates’ Postgraduate Fellowships combine research training stipends with mentorship and career development allowances to better position post-graduates for high-impact careers in Alberta’s health research and innovation (R&I) ecosystem.