Award Opportunities

Award Name Deadline Summary Program(s)
Bank of Canada- Scholarship Award for Post-Secondary Students May 31, 2024 These scholarships are awarded to assist students with disabilities, Indigenous, LGBTQ2S+, Francophone and those who identify as a member of a visible minority...
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
"Telling the Stories of Indigenous Cancer Patient Multidisciplinary Rounds" Deadline Passed
(March 18, 2024)
Project Background People identifying as Indigenous and living with cancer often face inequitable barriers to care and treatment that are not readily addressed...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
25th Anniversary M.A or M.Sc Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline Criteria Students who apply for admission into the MA or MSc program are automatically considered Superior academic achievement No...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
AB Teachers Association Doctoral Fellowship Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2024)
Each year, the Association awards two fellowships to ATA members who are entering, or in the first year of full-time study (as defined by the institution) in a...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
AB Teachers Association Nadene M Thomas Bursary Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2024)
The Nadene M Thomas Graduate Research Bursary is awarded to a teacher enrolled in a graduate program in a specialty in education at a recognized Canadian university...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Education
Abbondanza Fine Arts Graduate Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline Value up to $4,500 Four awards (maximum one per department) Eligibility Full-time students enrolled in a Master of Fine Arts or...
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program May 23, 2024 Crohn’s and Colitis Canada awards fifteen (15) one-time scholarships of $5,000 to students of any age, living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis who are...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
AbSPORU Graduate Studentship Deadline Passed
(December 6, 2023)
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has implemented the national Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) through provincial partnerships across...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Ages Foundation Research Fellowship & Bursaries- rare Scholarship in Graduate Research April 30, 2024 The rare Charitable Research Reserve has partnered with Ages Foundation Fund to financially assist students in pursuit of higher education. The Ages Foundation...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Aikimmisa Pookaiksi Graduate Scholarship in Management May 15, 2024 This scholarship is for for Indigenous students entering business, management or governance studies at the graduate level in the Dhillon School of Business....
  • Master of Science in Management
Alberta Arts Graduate Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2024)
Sponsored by: Alberta Scholarship Programs The Arts Graduate Scholarship encourages and recognizes Alberta students who have demonstrated outstanding abilities in...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
Alberta Blue Cross Health and Wellness Graduate Bursary May 15, 2024 Donor: Alberta Blue Cross This award is established to support the study, community involvement, and careers in Health and Wellness amongst graduate level scholars...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Alberta Conservation Association - Biodiversity Grant Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2023)
The ACA Grants in Biodiversity program is funded by the Alberta Conservation Association and operated through the Alberta Cooperative Conservation Research Unit - a...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Alberta Gambling Research Institute May 6, 2024 Purpose The purpose of the scholarship awards is to accelerate the development of high quality gambling research capacity in Alberta.    Mission The guiding...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Science
Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship (AGES) No Deadline Purpose The Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship recognizes outstanding academic achievement of students pursuing graduate studies in Alberta. It was...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Alberta Human Rights & Multiculturalism Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2024)
In recognition of Alberta’s centennial and the contributions and experiences of our diverse population, the Minister of Alberta Community Development established...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship (AI-GSS) May 15, 2024 Alberta Innovates Graduate Scholarship Guidelines Innovation is the catalyst for sustainable jobs, economic and community strength, improved health and...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Science
Alberta Registered Nurses Educational Trust Scholarships Deadline Passed
(March 1, 2024)
The ARNET Annual Academic Scholarships are the most prestigious of the educational honours awarded by our charity and are established through the generosity of our...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Alberta Society of Professional Biologists Scholarships (ASPB) No Deadline The Alberta Society of Professional Biologists (ASPB)  award for academic achievement and excellence in biological research.  This award is managed by the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Alex Decoteau Award of Honour Deadline Passed
(October 31, 2023)
This award is in honour of Alex Decoteau, an Olympic athlete a Canada's first Indigenous police officer, who joined the Edmonton police force in 1909. He died at...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Alexander Barnhill Bursary for International Students May 15, 2024 Established for Alexander Barnhill (1901-1970) by his son, Al Barnhill, PhD; who was his guiding light to higher education. Number of bursaries: Four Eligibility...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Allan Mi'kskimmiisoka'simii "Iron Shirt" Pard Memorial Award June 15, 2024 Allan (Mi’kskimmiisoka’simii “Iron Shirt”) Pard was a highly respected and beloved Piikani Nation Elder and ceremonialist, active in ceremony and numerous sacred...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
ALS Canada-Brain Canada Trainee Program Deadline Passed
(April 3, 2024)
It is important that promising young investigators are nurtured in the early stages of their careers, so they might strive to promote discovery and advancement....
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Alzheimer Society Research Program- Doctoral Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2023)
The ASRP provides grants and awards to support Canadian studies that promise new insights into causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of Alzheimer’...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Animal Behavior Society- Student and Developing Nations Research Grant Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2023)
The Animal Behavior Society offers the following grants to support graduate student research:  ABS Student Research Grants,  George W. Barlow Award,  Animal...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Archaeological Society of Alberta May 15, 2024 Eligibility Students entering or continuing in a graduate studies program with a major in Archaeology Criteria Academic achievement Application Apply...
  • Master of Science
Arthritis Society Doctoral Award April 16, 2024 Salary awards are offered to graduate students who are undertaking full-time research training in an area of clear relevance to arthritis and the Arthritis Society’...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Arthur J.E. Child Award May 15, 2024 Deadline May 15 Value One at $10,000 or two at $5,000 for each of the 3 majors (total value $30,000) Eligibility Continuing undergraduate or graduate...
  • Master of Arts
Asthma Canada-CAAIF Graduate Student Award May 6, 2024 Asthma Canada is the only national, volunteer-driven charity, solely devoted to enhancing the quality of life for people living with asthma and respiratory...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Awards for Rising Stars in ALS Research May 16, 2024 Brain Canada is poised to present the availability of three awards for full-time graduate students (M.Sc., Ph.D.), postdoctoral fellows, and medical residents...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Belairdirect Schlarship (formerly the John Mazurek Memorial--Morgex Insurance Scholarship) Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2024)
Belairdirect scholarship is offered annually to a member of the Alberta Teachers' Association in good standing for a relevant professional development course or...
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Education
Belcourt Brosseau Metis Awards (BBMAs) Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2024)
Belcourt Brosseau Metis Awards (BBMAs) support Metis Albertans with scholarships up to $10,000 each year for post-secondary education. The BBMAs were established...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Bertram Doctoral Scholarship May 21, 2024 In recognition of the growing importance of good governance to all Canadian institutions, the Canadian Foundation for Governance Research is offering annual Bertram...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Blaine Thacker Memorial Award May 15, 2024 Donor: Friends and Family of Blaine Thacker Value:  $1000 Number of awards: 1 Deadline: May 15th Eligibility: Entering or continuing graduate...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Board of Governors Graduate Student Research Scholarship May 15, 2024 As accomplished scholars, Board of Governors (BoG) Research Chairs are role models who play leadership roles in their field of expertise, stimulate growth in the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Brain Canada Next Gen Award in Parkinson's Disease Research May 16, 2024 Brain Canada, with support from the Mireille and Steinberg Foundation and the Growling Beaver Brevet, is poised to present the Brain Canada Next Gen Award in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Brain Tumour Youth Education Awards April 19, 2024 Brain tumours are unpredictable and complex, and can affect vision, hearing, memory, balance and mobility. Their effects (physical, emotional, and financial) last a...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Branch Out Neurological Foundation: Graduate Grant Deadline Passed
(March 29, 2024)
Our Graduate Grant is a matched salary-stipend award for graduate students conducting NeuroCAM studies at partnering universities. Students selected for funding...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Branch Out Neurological Foundation: Impact Grant No Deadline Help get your research out of the lab, and into the community! This grant supports the application of your neuroCAM research beyond the lab where it can make a real...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Branch Out: Neurological Foundation Deadline Passed
(March 29, 2024)
Purpose The Branch Out Foundation Graduate Grant is a matched salary-stipend award for graduate students conducting NeuroCAM studies at partnering universities....
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Calgary Foundation First Nations, Métis and Inuit Graduate Bursary May 15, 2024 This bursary provides financial support to First Nations, Métis and Inuit students who plan to pursue graduate post-secondary education. Value: Two bursaries...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Canadian Blood Services Graduate Fellowship Program Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2023)
Canadian Blood Services Graduate Fellowship Program provides stipend support for young investigators who want to initiate or continue training in the field of...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Canadian Cancer Society Research Training Award Deadline Passed
(March 20, 2024)
The purpose of this funding program is to support growth and innovation in the next generation of diverse cancer researchers across Canada at the Master’s, Doctoral...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Canadian Council for the Arts No Deadline The Canadian Council for the Arts provides grants and services to professional Canadian artists and arts organizations. A Professional Artist is defined as: someone...
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
Canadian Japanese Mennonite Scholarship Deadline Passed
(April 1, 2024)
The scholarship was created as a tangible symbol of cooperation between Canadian Japanese and Canadian Mennonites subsequent to a formal apology that was offered to...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
Canadian Northern Studies Trust Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2024)
The Canadian Northern Studies Trust (CNST) is t he awards program of the Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS). It was established in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Canadian Nursing Foundation Scholarships Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2024)
The Canadian Nurses Foundation provides scholarships for nursing students across Canada at the baccalaureate, masters, and Ph.D levels. These scholarships are...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Canadian Oil Sands Network for Research and Development (CONRAD) Scholarship Deadline Passed
(October 31, 2023)
The Canadian Oil Sands Network for Research and Development Scholarship recognizes the accomplishments of students in their final year of study at the undergraduate...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Capacity Building Initiative -Masters or Doctoral Deadline Passed
(April 12, 2024)
The Canadian Pain Centre of Excellence (CPCoE) for Canadian Veterans has created Capacity Building Initiatives (CBIs) to support research in fields related to...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
CCIC Neuroscience Fellowship in Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research May 16, 2024 The Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids (CCIC) Neuroscience Fellowship in Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research, with support from the M. Wayne...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
CFUW - Aboriginal Women's Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
In March 2015, the Education Council-Wolfville transferred the proceeds of their education fund to the CFUW Charitable Trust to establish a new award, the CFUW...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW - Canadian Home Economics Association Fellowship Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Awarded to a candidate studying in one or more aspects in the field of Human Ecology/ Home Economics/ Family and Consumer Sciences*, at the masters or doctoral...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW - Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Dr. Alice E. Wilson (1881-1964), a CFUW member, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and the first woman to hold a professional position at the Geological Survey...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW - Legacy Fellowship Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Dedicated in 2020 to Susan Murphy (1950-2019).  Susan Murphy served as a Past National President of CFUW (2010-2014). She was also a Past Chair of the CFUW...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW - Linda Souter Humanities Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Inaugurated in 2015, the award is named to honour Linda Souter, the only Canadian member of CFUW that has served both as President of CFUW and Graduate Women...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
CFUW - Memorial Fellowship Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Honours those for whom the CFUW Charitable Trust receives memorial donations. At the time of the application, the candidate must be enrolled in a masters studies in...
  • Master of Science
CFUW - Ruth Binnie Fellowship Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Honours a founding member of the Nova Scotia Home Economics Association who dedicated her professional life to home economics education. At the time of application...
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW 1989 Ecole Polytechnique Commemorative Awards Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
This award commemorates the 14 women students murdered at the Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal in 1989. This award applies to any woman in any field, studying in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW Bourse Georgette LeMoyne Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Georgette LeMoyne was one of the first women to receive a university degree in French Canada. She devoted her life to the promotion of education and employment for...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CFUW Dr. Margaret McWilliams Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
This fellowship, established in 1952, honours Margaret McWilliams, first CFUW President (1919-1923), who dedicated her life to furthering the status of women...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
CFUW Elizabeth and Rachel Massey Award Deadline Passed
(January 10, 2024)
Established in 2006, in memory of Elizabeth Massey, a young lawyer and member of CFUW whose life was greatly enriched by her love of the creative arts. For woman in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Fine Arts
CIHR Strategic Masters Award Deadline Passed
(December 14, 2023)
The purpose of the CIHR Strategic Master's Award program is to provide financial support to scholars who are engaged in an eligible master's program in Canada and...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Coca-Cola M.A. MSc, and PhD Bursary No Deadline For entering or continuing students in a full-time, thesis-based Master of Arts, Master of Science, or Doctoral program. Awarded based on financial need. No...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Coca-Cola Master's Admissions Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline No application necessary Eligibility All students accepted into a full-time Master of Arts (MA) and Master of Science (MSc) thesis-...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Corporate Finance Institute Tuition Scholarship Deadline Passed
(November 15, 2023)
Apply for one year free access to CFI courses (2 available). These scholarships are available for business school students enrolled in a degree program in the US,...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CREATE Graduate Trainee Award No Deadline Note: This award is a matching award to be paid when the student is employed as a CREATE Graduate Trainee. Deadline No deadline; administered with your...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
CSA Group Graduate Scholarship Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2024)
The purpose of the CSA Group Graduate Scholarship is to support graduate students in the pursuit of novel research related to standards. The research can be...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
CSHS Student Paper Awards May 1, 2024 Two student paper awards are awarded at the annual CWRA conference. The prize for the best student paper and presentation is the CSHS Professor Bill Stolte Student...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dalton Camp Award - Friends of Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Deadline Passed
(January 8, 2024)
TOPIC Essays under 2,000 words are invited on any topic relating to the link between democracy and the media in Canada. Essays should be creative, engaging, and...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Delia Gray Memorial Scholarship - Metis Nation of Alberta (MNA) October 31, 2024 This scholarship is awarded in memory of Delia Gray. She  had began her second term as Provincial Elder and Advisor to the President and Vice President of the MNA,...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Dena McMartin Environmental Research Award May 15, 2024 Eligibility:  Entering or continuing full-time students conducting environmental-related research in the following thesis-based graduate programs: M.A., M.Sc.,...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Derrick and Lytta Pereira Prize No Deadline Deadline No deadline Eligibility Applicants admitted to the Master of Science (Management) program are automatically considered Criteria Excellence as...
  • Master of Science in Management
Dhillon School of Business International Award May 15, 2024 Friends of Navjeet (Bob) Dhillon wish to recognize Mr. Dhillon, as a first generation Sikh immigrant, respected community and business leader, a generous...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science in Management
Doctoral Personnel Awards for Black Scholars May 22, 2024 Heart & Stroke and Brain Canada are supporting a Doctoral Personnel Award for Black Scholars in committing up to a total of $360,000 in 2024. This award stems...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Douglas Parnham Memorial Scholarship for Choral Music May 15, 2024 Established in memory of Douglas Parnham, founder of the Calgary Boys’ Choir to celebrate its 45th Anniversary.  To learn more about Douglas Parnham and Calgary...
  • Master of Fine Arts
Dr. Barbara June Whitlock Chemistry Scholarship May 15, 2024 In honour of Barbara June Whitlock, sister of Muriel Shortreed, and to encourage gifted students to continue in graduate studies in Chemistry. Eligibility:...
  • Master of Science
Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2024)
Sponsored by: Government of Alberta Purpose: Dr. Gary McPherson was a renowned advocate for people with disabilities. He devoted himself to inspiring leadership...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Dr. Gerald (Sikapiistamix “Grey Bull”) Conaty Memorial Award May 15, 2024 A member of the Kanai Honourary Chieftainship, Dr. Gerald (Sikapiistamix “Grey Bull”) Conaty was a senior curator at the Glenbow Museum in Calgary, and served as...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Dr. Hubert van Tol Travel Fellowship- Brain Canada Rising Stars Trainee Awards May 16, 2024 The Dr. Hubert van Tol Travel Fellowship was created in memory of neuroscientist Dr. Hubert van Tol. It is open to all full-time graduate students (M.Sc., Ph.D.)...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dr. J. A. Campbell Young Investigators Research Award April 26, 2024 This Grant is offered by the Canadian Celiac Association for work done in Canada of a scientific, applied science, medial and or social-economic nature relevant to...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dr. James D. Tagg Award May 1, 2024 Deadline Applicant to be nominated by the Department of History by May 1  Eligibility Continuing undergraduate or graduate student majoring in History...
  • Master of Arts
Dr. Jim McDonald Scholarship for Northern Research Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2024)
The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Research (ACUNS), with the support of the family of the late Dr. Jim McDonald, is sponsoring one scholarship...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Dr. Karl Ivarson Agricultural Scholarship Deadline Passed
(October 15, 2023)
This Scholarship was created by Dr. Karl C. Ivarson through a bequest to the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation. In establishing this award, Dr. Ivarson...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dr. Karl Ivarson Soil Science Scholarship Deadline Passed
(March 20, 2023)
This scholarship was created by Dr. Karl C. Ivarson through a gift to the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation, now CFFAE. Dr. Ivarson's wish was to provide...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dr. Malcolm Greenshields European History Awards No Deadline Dr. Malcolm Greenshields taught European History at the University of Lethbridge from 1985-2013. A highly respected teacher and internationally recognized scholar,...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
Dr. Matthew Galati Brain Changer Award May 16, 2024 Brain Canada and the Brain Changes Initiative, with support from S. Galati & Associates Inc., are poised to present once again the Dr. Matthew Galati Brain...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Education Grants for Indigenous Students- Canada Post August 31, 2024 Canada Post gives $2,000 grants to Indigenous Peoples who have renewed their educational learning.  Award: $2,000 Application timeline: May 1st to August 31st...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Elements Physical Therapy & Acupuncture Award May 15, 2024 Purpose Elements Physical Therapy & Acupuncture has been a prominent supporter of the local community and the University of Lethbridge. With a passion for...
  • Master of Science
endMS Scholar Program for Researchers in Training (SPRINT) Deadline Passed
(February 15, 2024)
The endMS Scholar Program for Researchers IN Training (SPRINT) is a national training program aimed to enhance knowledge and skills related to MS research among...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Ernest Poitras Scholarship October 31, 2024 This scholarship is awarded on behalf of the late Ernest Poitras who strongly believed in the power of education and learning. He was a proud supporter of the Métis...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Every Woman Can: The Maria Eriksen Memorial Bursary June 15, 2024 As an outspoken voice for the advancement and equality of women, Dr. Maria Eriksen was a social advocate involved with various initiatives since the women’s...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
F.W. Hess & Family Award May 15, 2024 Dr. Hess served on the U of L Senate from 1985 to 1991 and received an honorary degree from the U of L in 2004. She encourages an understanding and respect of our...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Science
Fellowship : Human Frontier Science Program – Fellowship Program | Canadian Institutes of Health Research Deadline Passed
(May 11, 2023)
What Is It?   The Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) is an international program of research support implemented by the International Human Frontier Science...
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Fine Arts Indigenous Graduate Admission Award No Deadline Value: Up to $6,000/year for two years. Eligibility: Must be a status Indian/First Nations, Non-status Indian/First Nations, Métis or Inuit. Full-time...
  • Master of Arts
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First Nations, Métis and Inuit Bursary June 1, 2024 The First Nations, Metis, and Inuit (FNMI) bursary program provides funding for Indigenous students in the form of a  non-repayable bursary if you agree to live and...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Fogolâr Furlan di Calgary Graduate Scholarship in Italian Studies June 30, 2024 The Fogolâr Furlan di Calgary is one of sixteen similar associations in Canada whose founding members originate from the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia in Italy....
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Foundation for the Arts No Deadline The Individual Artists Project Grant program supports the development of individual Alberta artists, Traditional Aboriginal artists, arts administrators, and artist...
  • Master of Arts
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Frank (Miiksskim “Iron”) Weasel Head Memorial Award May 15, 2024 Note: Frank (Miiksskim “Iron”) Weasel Head was a founding member of the Mokakin Foundation and was instrumental in assisting the Blood Tribe in the successful...
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Friends of the Stockmen's Memorial Foundation Award June 1, 2024 The Stockmen’s Memorial Foundation was officially organized in 1980 by fifty founding members comprised of ranchers, farmers and individuals to commemorate the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Future Innovators in Technology (FIT) Graduate Entrance Award No Deadline This award was created to encourage students who completed the Future Innovators in Technology program transition into a M.Sc. program here at the University of...
  • Master of Science
Gary Pruden Scholarship Award October 31, 2024  This scholarship is awarded on behalf of Mr. Gary Pruden, who believes in maintaining with the traditions of our rich and vibrant Métis music, as well as...
  • Master of Music
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George and Alice Hummel Neuroscience Award May 15, 2024 Established by Ruth Hummel, Eleanor (Hummel) Smith and Bernie Hummel, to honor the memory of their parents, lifelong Albertans, George and Alice (Anderson) Hummel,...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Global Scholarship Funding Deadline Passed
(January 19, 2024)
Global Grant Scholarships  support full-time, in-person graduate study in one of The Rotary Foundation’s seven areas of focus by students from District 5360 at...
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Graduate Programs in Education Entrance Scholarship No Deadline Eligibility Entering full or part-time students in Master of Education Program or Master of Counselling Program Criteria Academic achievement No...
  • Master of Counselling
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Graduate Student Scholarship - Society of Edmonton Demographers May 15, 2024 The Society of Edmonton Demographers (SED) is a society based in Edmonton that addresses the many aspects of human populations in Alberta, Canada, and around the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
Health Care Practicum Funding Program February 15, 2025 Overview Within the northern zone, there are designated locations and practicum positions that can be funded. This funding can help you with the costs of travel to...
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Henry and Berenice Kaufmann Foundation Trainee Award in Brain Cancer Research May 16, 2024 Brain Canada and the Henry and Berenice Kaufmann Foundation are poised to present the Henry and Berenice Kaufmann Foundation Trainee Award in Brain Cancer Research...
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Honourable Pearl Calahasen Scholarship October 31, 2024 We wish to pay tribute to the Honorable Pearl Calahasen for her contributions to our communities by awarding scholarships to students pursuing a postsecondary...
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Hoskin Scientific Student Poster Award Deadline Passed
(February 19, 2024)
The Hoskin Scientific Student Poster Award is presented at the annual Canadian Water Resources Association (CWRA) National Conference to the best student project...
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HRH Prince Phillip Master's Bursary Deadline Passed
(March 31, 2024)
This is a Master's Bursary offered in memory of His Royal Highness Prince Phillip, The Duke of Edinburgh is provided by the Alberta Provincial Chapter of IODE. The...
  • Master of Arts
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  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
Indigenous Arts Individual Project Funding September 3, 2024 This funding provides up to $15,000 to support the development of an individual Indigenous artist, arts administrators, or an ensemble of artists in Alberta by...
  • Master of Fine Arts
Indigenous Education Partnership Program June 24, 2024 Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc (Al-Pac) values the importance of education and continued learning. The purpose of the Indigenous Education Partnership...
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Indigenous Graduate Programs in Education Entrance Award May 15, 2024 Purpose To help students Who are entering Master of Education or Master of Counselling And those who demonstrate financial need Eligibility...
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
Indigenous Wellness Core Scientific Office - Graduate Studentship Program Deadline Passed
(March 28, 2024)
The Indigenous Wellness Core (IWC) aims to better integrate, coordinate and advance Indigenous health within Alberta Health Services (AHS). The IWC is committed to...
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Indspire August 1, 2024 Successful futures are created through hard work, creativity, and perseverance. Each one of us has a unique potential to achieve, and for First Nation, Inuit, and...
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Ingrid & Ray Speaker Graduate Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline Eligibility Continuing in a Master of Science- Management program Canadian citizens admitted to the full time program  Applicants are...
  • Master of Science in Management
IODE War Memorial Scholarships Deadline Passed
(October 1, 2023)
The National Chapter of Canada IODE initiated War Memorial Doctoral Scholarships in 1918 to commemorate Canadians who sacrificed their lives for peace and freedom....
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ISC2 Graduate Scholarships Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2024)
ISC2 and its Center for Cyber Safety and Education are deeply committed to encouraging and supporting students pursuing a degree with a focus on cybersecurity,...
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ISC2 Women's Cybersecurity Scholarships Deadline Passed
(February 29, 2024)
ISC2 and its Center for Cyber Safety and Education are deeply committed to encouraging and supporting students pursuing a degree with a focus on cyber security,...
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Jacoba VandenBrink Award May 15, 2024 Value $1,000 Tenable upon confirmation of enrolment at the University of Lethbridge in the Fall and Spring semesters immediately following the granting of the...
  • Master of Arts
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Jeanne Henuset-Fraser Memorial Bursary for Rural Manitoba Students June 15, 2024 Established to honour the memory of Jeanne Henuset-Fraser, to enable students from a rural background to fulfill their educational dreams at a Canadian post-...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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John Farwell Memorial Award No Deadline Donor: Family of John Farwell In memory of John Farwell who was a design faculty member of the U of L Faculty of Fine Arts (Theatre and Dramatic Arts) from 2003-...
  • Master of Fine Arts
John Gill Memorial Bursary for Graduate Students May 15, 2024 Purpose In honour of the memory of John Gill, alumnus, former member of the Senate and Board of Governors, and Past President of the University of Lethbridge...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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John W. Davies Memorial Award June 30, 2024 One award of $3,000 is offered by the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Arctic Section in memory of John W. Davies, a former Chairman of the Arctic...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Joseph Plaskett Foundation Award Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2023)
Established in 2004 by the artist Joe Plaskett, to help fund an emerging Canadian painter who will live, create artwork or travel in Europe for one year. Value...
  • Master of Fine Arts
Kathryn Huget Leadership Award June 30, 2024 The Kathryn Huget Leadership Award was established in memory of Kathryn Huget to recognize her leadership in business. Kathryn was a long-time champion of the...
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Kinsmen Club of Calgary Scholarship May 30, 2024 Application Opens Forms available at the end of January Application Deadline May 30, midnight MST Value 3 awards available at approximately $1000 each...
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Laura Bassi Scholarship July 24, 2024 The Laura Bassi Scholarship, which awards a total of $8,000 thrice per annum, was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial...
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LaValley Graduate Award May 15, 2024 University of Lethbridge alumnus, Cindy LaValley, has established this award as a tribute to her parents, lifelong southern Alberta's Mona and Stanley LaValley, who...
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Lethbridge Women Scholars Award May 15, 2024 Purpose The purpose of this award is to underline the importance of gender issues Criteria Canadian, permanent residents or international student entering,...
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Life and Climate (LC Award) Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2023)
Description The Life and Climate Award (LC Award) is the result of the creation of an endowment given to the University of Lethbridge. The terms of the endowment...
Linda Michaluk Scholarship Deadline Passed
(November 30, 2023)
The Linda Michaluk Scholarship (LMS) is a scholarship of $2,500 established to honour the contributions to the College of Applied Biologists by the founding Chief...
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MADD Youth Bursary Fund May 31, 2024 MADD Canada has restructured our bursary program to have more meaningful impact on students' lives. Beginning in 2016, one (1) bursary of $10,000 will be awarded to...
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Management Student Professional Development Fund September 15, 2024 The purpose of this fund is to provide financial support to enable Management students to participate in professional development opportunities that will add value...
  • Master of Science in Management
Management Student Thesis Fund No Deadline A Thesis Fund is available to each MSc (Management) candidate to offset expenses related to completion of the Master’s Thesis.   Deadline No deadline Value...
  • Master of Science in Management
Master of Counselling Scholarship (Faculty of Education) No Deadline Master of Counselling Scholarship: MC only No deadline Nominated by Faculty of Education May receive award once at each year level of studies Criteria...
Master's Personnel Awards for Black Scholars May 22, 2024 Through this award, Heart & Stroke is seeking to increase the representation of best-in-class Black researchers across heart and brain health research fields in...
  • Master of Science
Mastercard Foundation Indigenous Student Success Bursary No Deadline Donor: Mastercard Foundation Value: Up to $1,000.00 (up to $500 for part-time students) Number of Applications: Variable Eligibility-candidate pool:...
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Max Scholarship Fund (MSF) April 26, 2024 The MAX Scholarships Fund (MSF) awards well-rounded High School and Post Secondary students who are eager to make an impact, learn and create. They are students who...
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McCain Biology Sustainable Agriculture Awards No Deadline Agriculture has become one of the most important applications of scientific knowledge. The challenge of feeding a planet while sustaining the health of the...
  • Master of Science
Metis Nation of Alberta Region 1 Scholarship June 24, 2024 Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac) values the importance of education and has partnered with the Metis Nation of Alberta Region 1 to make this...
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Metis Scholar Award May 15, 2024 Established to help alleviate financial need and to encourage post-secondary achievement on the part of Métis students studying at the UofL Value $10,000 NOTE...
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Michael Smith FSS June 1, 2024 The Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high-caliber Canadian graduate students in building global...
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Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship No Deadline The Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship provides a long-term funding and internship option for master’s and PhD students. Recipients can also access professional...
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Mitacs Accelerate Graduate Students No Deadline Deadline On-going Value $15,000/year for 4-6 months Criteria Graduate students; Canadian, PR, international Overview Through Mitacs-Accelerate,...
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Mitacs – Globalink Research Award No Deadline The Mitacs Globalink Research Award (GRA) supports research collaboration between Canada and select partner organizations and eligible countries and regions.  The...
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Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada Doctoral Studentship (endMS) Deadline Passed
(October 3, 2023)
The endMS Doctoral Studentship Award provides opportunities for research training and broadening the scientific understanding of MS for students currently enrolled...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Narcisse Tatsikiistamik “Middle Bull” Blood Memorial Award June 15, 2024 A highly respected member of the Blackfoot community and the Elder to the Indigenous Chapter of the University of Lethbridge Alumni Association, prominent Blackfoot...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Naval Captain Bill Wilson Scholarship Deadline Passed
(March 29, 2024)
The Naval Association of Canada- Calgary Branch is pleased to announce the Naval Captain Bill Wilson Scholarship. The scholarship is designed to encourage academic...
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Nexen Fellowship in Water Research May 15, 2024 Entering or continuing students conducting water-related research in a full-time M.A., M.Sc. or Ph.D. thesis-based graduate program Value M.A. or M.Sc. $5,000;...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Northern Alberta Development Council Bursary April 30, 2024 The Northern Alberta Development Council (NADC) Bursary is a non-repayable bursary you can receive if you agree to live and work in northern Alberta for one year of...
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Northern Scientific Training Program December 1, 2024 The NSTP supports Canadian universities in providing scientific training that gives advanced undergraduate and graduate students professional experience in the...
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Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund (OEMSF) May 25, 2024 The Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1975 in memory of an outstanding conservationist and outdoorsman, the late Orville Erickson, of...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Parkinson Alberta Graduate Scholarship May 31, 2024 To be used for research in Parkinson disease at an Alberta-based University. Research can be basic or clinical.  Value: $25,000 per year for 2 years...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Parkinson Canada Doctoral Fellowship May 31, 2024 To be used to conduct research in Parkinson's disease at an Alberta-based University. Research can be basic or clinical.  Value: $50,000 for one year...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Parkland Institute Graduate Research Award May 15, 2024 Parkland Institute studies economic, social, cultural, and political issues facing Albertans and Canadians, using the perspective of political economy. The Parkland...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Paul Stothart Memorial Scholarship in Mineral Economics May 15, 2024 Purpose Each year, MAC will award $5,000 to a recipient of the Paul Stothart Memorial Scholarship. Candidates must be enrolled in a Canadian university studying...
  • Master of Arts
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Personnel Awards for Indigenous Scholars Competition Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2023)
Heart and Stroke, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (CIHR-ICRH), and Brain Canada are committing to a...
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Persons Case Award Deadline Passed
(December 9, 2023)
Sponsored by Established in 1979 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the "Persons Case". These scholarships honour the efforts of five Alberta women: Emily...
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Peter and Helen Kelley Scholarship No Deadline To assist students in their second year of a Master of Science (Management) program with high academic achievement. Deadline No deadline Criteria...
  • Master of Science in Management
PhD Admission Scholarship No Deadline All full-time PhD thesis-based program automatically considered No deadline No application necessary Value $2,000 (disbursed in two equal payments in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Phyllis Weston English Scholarship June 30, 2024 The Phyllis Weston Award was established in memory of Phyllis Weston who taught for 40 years in Calgary Public Schools. Her teaching had a lasting impact on many...
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Education
Pierre Elliot Trudeau Scholarship Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2023)
This three-year leadership program is designed to train Engaged Leaders, equipping outstanding doctoral candidates with the skills to translate their ideas into...
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POLAR Northern Resident Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2024)
This award supports full-time college or university students that are long-term residents (minimum of eight years) of Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Yukon, or the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Political Science Graduate Studies Award No Deadline University of Lethbridge graduating students or alumni with a major in Political Science or Public Policy, or related field at any graduate school No deadline...
  • Master of Arts
Prentice Graduate Research Fellowship May 15, 2024 The Prentice Institute for Global Population and Economy excels at research about the changing human population and its potential impacts on social and economic...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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President's Grant for International Community June 30, 2024 Purpose: The President's Grant for International Community Engagement seeks to encourage greater interest in, and understanding of less developed countries by...
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  • Master of Counselling
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rare RBC Graduate Scholarship in Water Research April 30, 2024 The rare Charitable Research Reserve has partnered with the Ages Foundation Fund to financially assist students in pursuit of higher education. The Ages Foundation...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Research Assistantship (RA) No Deadline When a graduate student is paid from a supervisor’s grant, the supervisor assigns the duties that the student must perform in return Supervisor must provide the...
Research Dissemination Travel Award No Deadline The funds are intended to support academic dissemination/presentation opportunities at nationally and internationally recognized conferences which showcase the high...
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Research Funding by Chronic Pain Centre of Excellence June 30, 2024 As the national leader in Veterans’ chronic pain research, the Chronic Pain Centre of Excellence (CPCoE) funds research that improves the well-being of Veterans,...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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Richard Leitch Bursary May 25, 2024 The purpose of the Richard Leitch Memorial Graduate Research Bursary is to provide financial assistance, based on financial need and academic performance, to...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Rising Star Award in Mental Health, in Memory of Vivian Distler May 16, 2024 Brain Canada, with support from Naomi Azrieli O.C., is poised to present the Rising Star Award in Mental Health Research, in memory of Vivian Distler. Open to full-...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Roger Soderstrom Scholarship October 1, 2024 Born in Camrose on March 1, 1932, Roger William Soderstrom built a career with the Government of Alberta, encouraging the preservation and interpretation of Alberta...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
Rotary Club of Lethbridge East and Exhibition Park Agricultural Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2024)
Purpose The scholarship is to further recognize the importance of agriculture in our community by supporting a top student in their pursuit of an agricultural...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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  • Master of Arts
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Scholarship in Food Insecurity Deadline Passed
(February 23, 2024)
The Centre provides scholarships that recognize the contribution of David Emerson, Wallace McCain, Purdy Crawford, and W. Geoffrey Beattie as past Chairs of the...
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School of Graduate Studies Fellowship May 15, 2024 This application is to be completed by students entering full-time MA, MSc or PhD thesis-based graduate programs. All students newly admitted to their program in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
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SGS Dean's Scholarship No Deadline This funding has been suspended for new students applying for admission in 2021-2022.  All eligible applications for admission in 2021-22, will be considered for...
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SGS Tuition Scholarship No Deadline This funding has been suspended for new students applying for admission in 2021-2022.  All eligible applications for admission in 2021-22, will be considered for...
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  • Master of Arts
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Shannon Burwash Award for Leadership and Excellence in Equine, Agri-Business and/or Agricultural Studies June 1, 2024 Established to honour the legacy of Shannon’s love for the horse and extensive involvement in the Quarter Horse industry. Shannon was an active director and...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
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  • Master of Science in Management
Shelagh Neary Mikulak Memorial Scholarship for Leadership and Innovation in Library Sciences June 1, 2024 In memory of Shelagh Mikulak who was a leader in the library community, an innovator in her field, and an inspiration to those she worked with. Shelagh valued and...
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Siobhan Isabella Reid Memorial Scholarship May 1, 2024 The Siobhan Isabella Reid Memorial Scholarship was established in 1982. Eligibility  Full-time post secondary student in Alberta In a program which will lead...
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
Sir James Lougheed Award of Distinction Deadline Passed
(January 15, 2024)
The Sir James Lougheed Award of Distinction honours the Calgary lawyer, parliamentarian, senator, and cabinet minister who served in federal parliaments in the late...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Soroptimist Grants for Graduate Women Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2024)
Sponsored by: Soroptimist Foundation of Canada Purpose The Soroptimist Foundation of Canada annually offers several $8,500 grants to female graduate students in...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Supporting Our Students - Graduate Studies Award May 15, 2024 Purpose This fund was established to support University of Lethbridge (UofL) graduate students. This fund is possible through the generous contributions of the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Tanaka Fund Program Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2024)
Purpose The Tanaka Fund was established in 1974 as the result of an exchange of gifts between the governments of Canada and Japan. Canada offered $1,000,000 to...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
TD Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples Deadline Passed
(November 6, 2023)
Students from the Indigenous community face unique challenges and systemic barriers that can make getting a post-secondary education difficult. So, we (TD) worked...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
The W.L. Mackenzie King Memorial Scholarships Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2024)
The Mackenzie King Scholarships were established as an independent trust under the will of the late Rt. Hon. William Mackenzie King (1874-1950). Two classes of...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Tooker Gomberg Graduate Award May 15, 2024 A native of Montreal, Quebec and a liberal-arts graduate of Hampshire College (1980), Gomberg was often controversial as an environmental activist. He founded one...
  • Master of Arts
Trainee Travel Award No Deadline NSERC CREATE – Biological Information Processing (BIP) provides travel funding for CREATE BIP trainees to increase their knowledge and enhance their training. The...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Foundation Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2024)
In 2024, the TAC Foundation is pleased to offer students the opportunity to apply for scholarships valuing between $2,500 and $6,000. The scholarships are intended...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
TriCouncil (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR) Doctoral Scholarship Deadline Passed
(October 10, 2023)
The objective of the Canada Graduate Scholarships—Doctoral (CGS D) program is to promote continued excellence in Canadian research by rewarding and retaining high-...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
TriCouncil (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR) Masters Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2023)
Deadline December 1st*  (there is no internal deadline) *If the deadline falls on a weekend, applications must be submitted by the following business day...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Tyler Lewis Clean Energy Research Grant Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2023)
Purpose This award was established to provide financial support and promote graduate student research in the field of clean energy at Canadian Universities...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
U of L Graduate Research Award (ULGRA) No Deadline The University of Lethbridge Graduate Research Award (ULGRA) is intended to facilitate nuance and flexibility in the financial support of graduate students at the...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
UFCW Canada- BDM Scholarship September 30, 2024 Each year UFCW Canada offers 18 UFCW Canada- BDM Scholarships worth $1,000 each to active members and their family members for post-secondary study. The UFCW Canada...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
University of Lethbridge Graduate Scholarship No Deadline Deadline  No deadline Value $1,500 and $5,000 (to be distributed in two equal instalments) Criteria No application necessary Admission to the...
  • Master of Education
Vanier Doctoral Scholarship Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2023)
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program is designed to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by offering them a significant...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Western Grains Research Foundation (WGRF) May 15, 2024 Purpose To support and encourage top graduate students within the University of Lethbridge to further their studies in research, within the Western Grains Research...
Weston Family Awards in Northern Research Deadline Passed
(January 16, 2024)
Purpose Since 2007, the Weston Family Awards in Northern Research have provided unparalleled support to early career scientists undertaking research in Canada's...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Weston Family Boreal Research Fellowship Deadline Passed
(January 12, 2024)
Purpose With generous support from the Weston Family Foundation, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Canada is pleased to offer one-year Boreal Research...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Women in STEM Scholarship June 30, 2024 Scholarships awarded annually to female international or DACA students who are currently enrolled or accepted to study full-time in a STEM degree at a program...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management
Women in STEM Scholarship- AB Arts, Culture and Status of Women Deadline Passed
(December 18, 2023)
The Women in STEM Scholarship supports women and gender-diverse individuals pursuing careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields where...
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science