Alberta Gambling Research Institute
The Alberta Gambling Research Institute is a consortium of the University of Calgary, University of Alberta and the University of Lethbridge. Its primary purpose is to support and promote research into gambling in the Province of Alberta.
AGRI Annual Conference 2022
Thank you for participating at the AGRI 2022 Conference. We would greatly appreciate if you would fill in the Conference Evaluation.
Apply for Graduate Scholarships 2022-23
Applications now being accepted for new applicants and current recipients. Applications due by April 29, 2022 by 4pm MDT.
Postdoctoral Fellow Position
A two-year postdoctoral position is available to assist with the Alberta Gambling Research Institute’s National Project on Gambling and Problem Gambling (ANP). Position begins June 1, 2022.
2021/22 Major Research Grants Approved
Six major research grants were funded as part of the 2021/22 grant cycle. For details, see 2021/22 Major Grants.
2020/2021 Annual Report
Performance highlights and audited financial statements for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2021.
Read Annual Report 2020/2021
Institute Newsletter Fall 2021
Featured articles: Dr. Daniel McGrath Examining the Impact of Cannabis Legalization on Gambling Behaviour; Dr. Carrie Shaw Appointed as Senior Researcher at CERG; Investigating Publishing Practices in Gambling Research: An Interview with Graduate Student David Baxter; New ANP Journal Article Published; AGRI Conference 2022 @ The Banff Centre.
Casino & VLT Availability in Canada
The following documents provides an overview of the temporary closures and re-openings of commercial gambling venues across Canada by province.
- COVID-19 Closures and Re-Openings of Canadian Casinos and VLT Venues (2020, September 28)
- The Impact of COVID-19 on Gambling Availability in Canada (2020, March 25)