Current Funding Opportunities

Open for Applications – Accelerating Agricultural Innovations 2.0

Accelerating Agricultural Innovations (AAI) 2.0 program is now open to receive applications. RDAR invites all eligible applicants to submit Letters of Intent to the AAI 2.0 program.

AAI 2.0 program funding will support research projects that demonstrate and accelerate the farm-gate adoption of agricultural innovations and processes for the livestock and crop industries in Alberta.

Past Funding Opportunities

Agricultural Climate Solutions On-Farm Climate Action Fund (OFCAF)

Thanks to overwhelming interest in the OFCAF program, RDAR’s OFCAF program has been fully subscribed for 2023. Details on further opportunities will be announced as we have information from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

Drought and Extreme Heat Funding Opportunity

This call is closed.

RDAR Call for Proposals – Accelerating Agricultural Innovations

This call is closed.

Agriculture Funding Consortium (AFC) 2023-24 Call for Research Proposals

This call is closed.


Navigating ARGO

ARGO is RDAR’s new Agriculture Research Grant Organizer.

Learn about ARGO


Access templates, guidelines, and more for your application.

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Agriculture Funding Consortium

Visit the AFC website for step-by-step instructions on preparing your application.

Visit AFC

Researcher engagement sessions

Tips and support to create an RDAR “Research Ready” proposal.

Create a “Research Ready” proposal