Skip to Main Content

Research Common


Research Common

Information on conducting original research and on the supports available for research at Red Deer Polytechnic.

Types of Researching Funding

A variety of funding is available to support faculty and staff in research across disciplines through internal and external funding opportunities. Check back often as information is updated regularly. 

Internal funding
Some internal funding for research and scholarly activities is made available through the RDP-SSHRC Internal Grants Program, Faculty Professional Development Committee and Faculty Research and Scholarship Fund which is part of Letter of Understanding #9 in the FARDP Collective Agreement. 

External funding

Funding programs sponsored by governments and external sponsors are posted on on our External Funding Opportunities page along with information about webinars hosted by funding agencies about specific opportunities (when available).