Research Grant Program

Applications now open for 2021

Click the links below for the application and guidelines.

CEF Research Grant Application 2021

CEF Research Grant- Guidelines 2021

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.

Deadline:  Completed & signed applications must be received by Oct 4, 2021 @ 6 PM


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