Research Grant Program

APPLICATION opens: October 1, 2018

Click the links below for the application and guidelines.

CEF Research Grant Application 2018

CEF Research Grant- Guidelines Oct 2018


Applications for funding must be received by end of day on Monday, March 18, 2019 

The Calgary Eye Foundation is pleased to support the Ophthalmology community with research funding.

Applications are open to ophthalmology medical students, residents, fellows and faculty.

Available funding: 4 X  $2,500 grants.


The general purpose of the Research Grant program is to support research and develop excellence in ophthalmic research activities.

The specific objectives of the program are to:

  • Support resident’s research needs tied to their residency training requirement
  • Support research in Calgary that will advance Calgary’s Ophthalmology program
  • Contribute to the development or expansion of new academic or practical approaches to ophthalmic research;
  • Maintain and develop strong disciplinary research activities