Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions (AIHS) is transitioning this program to new homes at the University of Lethbridge, University of Calgary and the University of Alberta.

Please contact these Universities for more information on award eligibility, application forms and deadlines:

University of Alberta HYRS program
(Women in Scholarship, Engineering, Science & Technology) accepts applications for the HYRS (Heritage Youth Researcher Summer) program at the University of Alberta. You will find the link to the application form on their webpage.

University of Calgary HYRS program
or contact Karen Halls at (403-210-7107) for more information.

University of Lethbridge HYRS program
or contact Trevor Armstrong at for more information.


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For more information:
Kathy Morrison, Senior Coordinator, Grants Processing
(780) 429-7655

Alberta Cancer Foundation Sponsorship

Our thanks to the Alberta Cancer Foundation for sponsoring five additional HYRS students for the 2014 program: two at University of Alberta, two at University of Calgary and one at University of Lethbridge.

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