Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship aims to support academically outstanding graduate students undertaking full-time research education at the University of Alberta (UAlberta).
Recipients of Tri-Council Scholarships (NSERC/CIHR and Vanier), China Scholarship Council and other external peer-reviewed award holders who also received Alberta Innovates GSS will get additional funding of 12, 000 CAD.
The scholarship is renewable upto 4 years depending on fulfilling ongoing eligibility.
|Scholarship Type||Merit-Based, College-Specific|
|Offered by||Government bodies|
|Organization||Alberta Advanced Education|
|Application Deadline||Feb 14 ,2021|
|No. of Scholarships||N/A|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.ualberta.ca/graduate-studies/awards-and-funding/scholarships/alberta-innovates|
To receive Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship, applicants must meet the eligibility criteria listed below :
To apply for Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship, applicants must contact their respective departments at the University of Alberta. Application form along with required documents must be sent directly to the department.
Department must submit applications by February 14, 2020, of the nominees to FGSR for evaluation.
FGSR will review all submitted applications case-by-case for eligibility and completeness. It will then forward to the Graduate Scholarship Committee (GSC) for further process.
The GSC will evaluate the applicants based on their excellence and strategic alignment in Platform Areas of scientific research important to Alberta.
These Areas are Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Nanotechnology and Omics; (Omics consists of Metabolomics, Transcriptomics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Regulomics) in and of themselves or which additionally support the innovation priority areas of Environment & Climate, Energy, Food & Agriculture, Fibre/Bioindustrial and Health.
Students who wish to pursue higher education in Canada at the University of Alberta may apply for Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship.
Recipients must meet ongoing eligibility requirements to continue to receive the scholarship grants.