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Alberta Land Institute

Posted by Jaq-Lin Larder on November 18, 2019 in Research Funding

The Alberta Land Institute (ALI) is seeking proposals for research that can assist decision makers to minimize and mitigate environmental risk and promote more resilient settlement and land use policy in Alberta.  

Research proposals are being accepted in the Land Use, Resilience, and Environmental Risk research area, particularly focusing on information and education, regulation and policy, and risk-sharing. Proposals featuring an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary approach are welcome. 

Governmental Policy Options and the Regulatory Environment - $50,000 for a one-year project. Funding for further research may be available in subsequent years depending on the potential policy implications and the proposed approach.   

Applicants (i.e., Principal Investigators) must be eligible to apply for Tri-Council funding (i.e. CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC) through their respective academic institution.  

The documentation is attached for your reference and use and can also can also be found on the ALI website


Internal Deadline: December 12, 2019 at 4:30pm. Contact the ORS Grants Facilitator for your faculty.

Funder Deadline: December 20, 2019. Applications can be forwarded to

The entire application, including the application form, personal data forms and any supplementary material, should be provided as a single PDF file. Successful applicants will be notified by January 15, 2020.

Should you have any questions, please contact Eran Kaplinsky, Research Director, at or 780-492-2941.