NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (October 11, 2019)
Alberta Innovates fosters the development of high quality, broadly trained health researchers and enhance the important contribution graduate students make to the research and innovation sector. This scholarship provides support for both scientific training and career development and facilitate the acquisition of the professional skills crucial to achieving success in obtaining a graduate degree and in developing a successful career; Provides additional training and career development opportunities for trainees across a wide range of sectors.
- October 11 at 16:00 MDT
- $30,000 + $2,000 reserach allowance
The Graduate Studentship will provide a maximum of three years of support towards doctoral degrees or one year for masters training. Under the PLUS option, AIHS will consider providing up to one additional year of support for the trainee to gain experience in areas outside the scope of their direct research training. It is anticipated that only 20 applications will be funded.
- Masters and Doctoral; Canadian, PR, International students
- Applicants must have completed their first year of graduate training at the time of award implementation.
The Graduate Studentship Program offers an optional component called the PLUS option. The PLUS option provides up to one year of additional support so that trainees can gain valuable experience and additional skills beyond those acquired through their direct graduate research training.