Research funding and assistance

There are many ways to secure funding and support for your research at Athabasca University. Whether through grants, scholarships, or partnerships with external organizations, we are committed to helping you access the resources you need to succeed.

Application process overview

It is important to submit all research funding applications through our Research Portal. We’ve compiled valuable tips to help you navigate the application process smoothly, making it easier to submit your application and increasing your chances of securing funding.

Find and apply for research funding for students

At Athabasca University, students have access to many funding opportunities.

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Research assistant opportunities

Athabasca University researchers frequently hire research assistants to support their academic research. Research assistants may be involved in literature reviews, developing research methodologies, participant recruitment, and more. Explore the latest research assistant postings below.

Updated November 20, 2023 by Digital & Web Operations (