About Us

The Alberta Gambling Research Institute is a consortium of the University of Alberta, University of Calgary, and the University of Lethbridge. Its primary purpose is to support and promote research into gambling in the Province of Alberta.


  1. Public Web Survey

    We'd like to hear from you. Please take our two-minute web survey.

  2. Presentations from Conference 2016 Available

    15th Annual Conference "Understanding Gambling: Mechanisms and Predictors" took place April 7-9, 2016 @ The Banff Centre.

  3. 2016 Conference Taking Place April 7-9, 2016 in Banff, Alberta

    Presentation themes will range from updates on the latest research on neurobiological and cognitive mechanisms that underlie gambling and problem gambling to presentations on how different treatment and self-help interventions work.

  4. Institute Newsletter Winter 2016

    Feature articles: Institute Conference 2016 and Study Examines Bankruptcy Filings Post-Removal of Neighborhood Video Lottery Terminals (VLTs).

  5. 2016-17 Graduate Student Scholarship Guidelines and Application Form

    $30,000 full doctoral scholarship; $20,000 full graduate scholarship. Application deadline is Friday, April 15, 2016 by 4:00 pm.

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