Nexen Fellowship in Water Research

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Amount: Varying

Student Status: Full Time

Type: Internal


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science


  • School of Graduate Studies

Entering or continuing students conducting water-related research in a full-time M.A., M.Sc. or Ph.D. thesis-based graduate program


  • M.A. or M.Sc. $5,000; masters students may reapply for a second award
  • Fellowship: Ph.D. $15,000; automatically renewed in the second year conditional upon successful progress in your program


  • Academic achievement (based on GPA and content of application documents)
  • Research record potential for contribution in water-related research and related activities


  • Apply online through the Graduate Application in the University of Lethbridge’s awards, scholarships and bursary application portal.
  • A completed application requires specific award questions as as portions of the Graduate Application:
    • Research/project Title
    • Project or Research Proposal/Intent
    • 2 Academic Reference Letters
    • All Transcripts and CV 
    • Please provide a statement on how your research examines the issues of water resources and water related activities