OFFICE of RESEARCH SERVICES

Internal Funding

Our students are curious about the world around them. They have ideas to explore and creative impulses to nurture. At MacEwan University, we value student-engaged scholarship and encourage our students to ask big questions.

Internal funding opportunities


Student Community Engagement Grant

FUNDING | STUDENTS

Apply to receive funding for community engagement projects, partnerships and conferences within Canada. There are four submission opportunities every year.

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USRI Dissemination Grant

FUNDING | ALL STUDENTS | OCTOBER

This grant, sponsored by MacEwan University’s Undergraduate Student Research Initiative, provides students with the funding needed to share research findings to a larger audience at such events as conferences, exhibitions or concerts.

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USRI Project Grant

FUNDING | ALL STUDENTS | MARCH

This grant, sponsored by MacEwan University’s Undergraduate Student Research Initiative, provides students with the funding needed to undertake a research or creative project in an area of interest that benefits their academic development.

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Application workshops and additional information

In the weeks prior to USRI grant deadlines, the Office of Research Services hosts workshops to support you with the application process. For more information on workshop dates, email research@macewan.ca.

Learn more about USRI grants by reading these documents.

Undergraduate Student Research Initiative

USRIThe Undergraduate Student Research Initiative (USRI), an initiative of the General Faculty Council’s Standing Committee on Scholarly Activity, provides funding to MacEwan students to support them in conducting their own research and creative activities, as well as disseminating their findings.

The USRI helps to promote student-led, faculty-mentored scholarship at MacEwan and is guided by the institution’s strategic vision.

Past recipients

Since the USRI grants were established, many students have had the opportunity to explore their research passion. Find out which proposals received funding.