The Manitoba Gambling Research Program supports the development of high quality research that enables the evidence-based advancement of responsible gambling programs, and problem gambling prevention and treatment. Research opportunities are available to researchers across Canada.

A Research Council, consisting of community members and provincial gambling stakeholders,   provides   oversight   to   the   program   and   directs $1 million annually towards research opportunities.

Apply for funding

The Manitoba Gambling Research Program accepts research proposals within two different streams, Research Grants and Focused Research Projects.

Applications must be submitted by 16:00 prevailing Winnipeg time on the closing date. Please note that the proposal uploaded with your application must be in PDF.

Research Grants

Research Grants are available to researchers affiliated with Canadian universities to pursue projects of high scientific standard within the research priorities of the Manitoba Gambling Research Program. There are four types of Research Grants available. Each has its own solicitation calendar and application requirements.

Category Apply Download
Large Grant Closed Grant Guide
Budget Template
Small Grant Open
Closes October 11, 2017
Grant Guide
Budget Template
Studentship Open
Closes October 18, 2017
Studentship Guide
Conference Grant Open Grant Guide

Focused Research Projects

Focused Research Projects provide the opportunity for researchers to investigate specific questions identified by the Research Council, within the research priorities of the Manitoba Gambling Research Program.

Project Name Apply Download
The Role of Health Care Providers in Responding to Problem Gambling Open
Closes August 23, 2017
Project Guide
Budget Template

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