Award Opportunities

Award Namesort descending Deadline Summary Program(s)
25th Anniversary M.A or M.Sc Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline; all students accepted into the eligible programs are considered automatically Value $2,500 Criteria Students who apply for admission into the...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
AB Teachers Association Doctoral Fellowship Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
AB Teachers Association Nadene M Thomas Bursary Deadline Passed
(February 26, 2018)
The Nadene M Thomas Graduate Research Bursaryis offered annually to a member of the Alberta Teachers’ Association who is enrolled in a graduate program in a...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 Music...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
AI - Health Solutions Deadline Passed
(September 7, 2018)
Alberta Innovates fosters the development of high quality, broadly trained health researchers and enhance the important contribution graduate students make to the...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
AICF Douglas McRorie Memorial Scholarship Deadline Passed
(March 9, 2018)
The RBC Foundation sponsors the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation (AICF) Douglas McRorie Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is in recognition of the...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
Alberta Arts Graduate Scholarship Deadline Passed
(January 11, 2018)
Sponsored by: Alberta Scholarship Programs Purpose To reward outstanding students pursuing full-time study at the masters or equivalent level. Funding for short...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
Alberta Centre for Child, Family & Community Research No Deadline The Centre’s full-time Doctoral Award enables academically superior, post-candidacy PhD students to undertake full-time research training (in an area of interest to...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Alberta Conservation Association - Biodiversity Grant Deadline Passed
(November 24, 2017)
The ACA Grants in Biodiversity program is funded by the Alberta Conservation Association and operated through the Alberta Cooperative Conservation Research Unit - a...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Alberta Gambling Research Institute Deadline Passed
(April 25, 2018)
Purpose The purpose of the scholarship awards is to accelerate the development of high quality gambling research capacity in Alberta. Mission The guiding mission of...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Science
Alberta Graduate Citizenship Award October 15, 2018 Sponsored by: Alberta Scholarship Programs Purpose To recognize student contribution to Alberta communities through various volunteer activities which may include...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Alberta Human Rights & Multiculturalism January 29, 2019 In recognition of Alberta's centennial and the contributions and experiences of our diverse population, the Minister of Community Development established the...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Alberta Indigenous Graduate Award October 4, 2018 Purpose The purpose is to support Indigenous Albertans in their pursuit of a master's degree or doctoral degree Deadline October 4th Value $7,500 - 15,000 Criteria...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation January 1, 2019 The AIM-HI Network Graduate Student Mentorship Stipend will provide funding to support First Nations, Métis and Inuit health sciences research graduate students to...
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • School of Graduate Studies
Alberta Innovates (Tech Futures) October 1, 2018 Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarships program (GSS) are designed to enable promising students to succeed in areas of scientific research which are...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Alberta Society of Professional Biologists Scholarships No Deadline Deadline No application necessary Value $2,500 Eligibility Continuing graduate (Masters or Ph.D) students in Biological Sciences are automatically considered...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Alexander Barnhill Bursary for International Students No Deadline Established for Alexander Barnhill (1901-1970) by his son, Al Barnhill, PhD; who was his guiding light to higher education. Value: $1,000 minimum Deadline: On-going...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Animal Behavior Society Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2017)
All eligible applicants will be considered for the following grants: the general ABS Student Research Grant including the Barlow Award for the top reviewed research...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Annual Progress Report on Scholarship/Fellowship No Deadline The purpose of this report is to monitor the progress of the Award holder. Any student who has recieved a multi-year award will be asked to submit this report prior...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Archaeological Society of Alberta Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2018)
Deadline May 1 Value $500 Eligibility Students entering or continuing in a graduate studies program with a major in Archaeology Criteria Academic achievement...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
Arthur J.E. Child Award No Deadline Deadline May - nominated by the departments* Value One at $10,000 or two at $5,000 for each of the 3 majors (total value $30,000) Eligibility Continuing...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
Bertram Doctoral Scholarship Deadline Passed
(May 21, 2018)
In recognition of the growing importance of good governance to all Canadian institutions, the Canadian Foundation for Governance Research is offering up to three...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Board of Governors Graduate Student Research Scholarship October 1, 2018 As accomplished scholars, BoG Research Chairs are role models who play leadership roles in their field of expertise, stimulate growth in the research enterprise,...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Branch Out: Neurological Foundation - Master's Grant Deadline Passed
(March 9, 2018)
Master's Grant Application Purpose To fund Masters students researching in the area of neuroCAM Deadline March 9 Value Student Salary: $22,000/year Minus deductions...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
Branch Out: Neurological Foundation - PhD Grant Deadline Passed
(May 4, 2018)
Doctoral's Grant Application Purpose To fund Doctoral students researching in the area of neuroCAM Deadline May 4 Value Student Salary: $26,500/year Travel and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Breathe: The Lung Association Deadline Passed
(March 30, 2018)
Funding for the 2017-2018 award is a joint effort — up to five student awards are funded by ARH Healthcare Foundation and one student award will be funded through...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Campus Alberta Health Outcomes & Public Health Meeting Grant September 23, 2018 Campus Alberta Health Outcomes and Public Health is pleased to offer its 7th funding opportunity to support networking between Alberta’s health services and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program Deadline Passed
(March 6, 2018)
Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Canadian Blood Services Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
Canadian Blood Services offers a Graduate Fellowship Program to attract and support young investigators to initiate or continue training in the field of blood...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Canadian Japanese Mennonite Scholarship Deadline Passed
(April 1, 2018)
Purpose: In 1984 MCC issued an apology, on behalf of Canadian Mennonities, to Canadian Japanese for abuse suffered during World War II. This scholarship is a symbol...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
Canadian Meat Science Association Deadline Passed
(February 20, 2018)
Deadline Agency Deadline: February 20 Value $3,000 Criteria Canadian/PR/international Electronic applications may be emailed to the Graduate Award Advisor or drop...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Canadian Nursing Foundation Scholarships Deadline Passed
(February 22, 2018)
Every year, the Canadian Nurses Foundation gives out more than $275,000 in scholarships and bursaries to advance nursing practice and knowledge in Canada. Our...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
Canadian Oil Sands Deadline Passed
(October 27, 2017)
The Canadian Oil Sands Network for Research and Development Scholarship recognizes the accomplishments of students in their final year of study at the undergraduate...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
CFUW - Aboriginal Women's Award November 1, 2018 This award was designed to honour Dr. Marion Elder Grant's life-long commitment to education of women. Dr. Grant has an outstanding record of leadership as the 11th...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
CFUW - Canadian Home Economics Association Fellowship Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
The fellowship is open to candidates enrolled in studies in Human Ecology including Family and Consumer Sciences, at the masters or doctoral level. The applicant...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
CFUW - Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
Awarded to mature students returning to graduate studies in any field, with special consideration given to those returning to study after at least three years. Dr....
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
CFUW - Elizabeth Massey Award Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
Each year, CFUW provides a range of post-graduate awards and fellowships to women through its Charitable Trust Fund. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
CFUW - Linda Souter Humanities Award Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
Awarded to a masters or doctoral student studying in the area of the Humanities. Generally, study in the Humanities is theoretical and does not involve empirical...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
CFUW - Memorial Fellowship Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
Each year, CFUW provides a range of post-graduate awards and fellowships to women through its Charitable Trust Fund. The CFUW Fellowships and Awards Program is an...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
CFUW - Ruth Binnie Fellowship Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
At the time of application, the applicant must be enrolled in masters studies that focus on one or more aspect(s) of the field of Human Ecology*/Home Economics/...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
CFUW Dr. Margaret McWilliams Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Deadline Passed
(December 8, 2017)
This fellowship, established in 1952, honours Margaret McWilliams, first CFUW President (1919-1923), who dedicated her life to furthering the status of women...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Children & Family Secondary Data Use Grant Deadline Passed
(January 30, 2018)
Purpose The purpose of SAGE’s Secondary Data Use Grant is to ensure that existing datasets can be fully utilized to generate new research findings and encourage new...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
CIHR Doctoral October 2, 2018 The Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Awards administered by Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) are intended to provide special recognition and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Coca-Cola Master's Admissions Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline No application necessary Eligibility All students accepted into a full-time, MA and MSc thesis-based program are considered automatically...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Corporate Finance Institute Tuition Scholarship Deadline Passed
(December 31, 2017)
Apply for Corporate Finance Institute’s annual $500 tuition scholarship (2 available). These scholarships are available for Canadian business school students...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science (Management)
Council for Arts No Deadline The Canada Council provides grants and services to professional Canadian artists and arts organizations. A Professional Artist is defined as: someone who has...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
Dalton Camp Award - Friends of Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Deadline Passed
(December 1, 2017)
The Dalton Camp Award will go to the winner or winners of an essay competition on the link between democracy and the media in Canada. In 2013, there will be one...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Derrick and Lytta Pereira Prize No Deadline Deadline No deadline- nominated by the departments in the Fall Term Value $1500 Eligibility Admission to the M.S.c (Management) program automatically considered...
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • School of Graduate Studies
Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship January 30, 2019 Sponsored by: Government of Alberta Purpose: Dr. Gary McPherson was a renowned advocate for people with disabilities. He devoted himself to inspiring leadership and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Dr. Gerald (Sikapiistamix “Grey Bull”) Conaty Memorial Award Deadline Passed
(September 10, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Dr. Ivarson Agricultural Scholarship Deadline Passed
(November 10, 2017)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dr. J. A. Campbell Young Investigators Research Award Deadline Passed
(January 25, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Dr. James D. Tagg Award Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2018)
Deadline May 1 - Nominated by the Deartment of History Value $1000 Eligibility Continuing undergraduate or graduate student majoring in History Criteria Academic...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
Elements Physical Therapy & Acupuncture Award Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2018)
Purpose Elements Physical Therapy & Acupuncture has been a prominent supporter of the local community and the University of Lethbridge. With a passion for...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
F.W. Hess & Family Award Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Science
First Nations Graduate Programs in Education Entrance Award Deadline Passed
(August 1, 2018)
Purpose To help students who are entering any Faculty of Education Master's program (Master of Education or Master of Counselling) and who demonstrate financial...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
FOCUS! Video Contest Deadline Passed
(March 15, 2018)
Students studying at Canadian secondary and post-secondary institutions (including formalized programs of study at film academies, art institutes, etc.) are invited...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Foundation for the Arts Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2018)
The Individual Artists Project Grant program supports the development of individual Alberta artists, Traditional Aboriginal artists, arts administrators, and artist...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Science
Frank (Miiksskim “Iron”) Weasel Head Memorial Award Deadline Passed
(September 10, 2018)
Frank (Miiksskim “Iron”) Weasel Head was a founding member of the Mokakin Foundation and was instrumental in assisting the Blood Tribe in the successful...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Graduate Assistantship (teaching/non-teaching) No Deadline The School of Graduate Studies pays the Graduate Assistantship (GA) on the condition that the student fulfills reasonable assistantship duties, which are assigned...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science (Management)
Graduate Programs in Education Entrance Scholarship No Deadline Eligibilty Entering full or part-time students in any Faculty of Education master's program. Value $1,000  Variable number Criteria Academic acheivement No...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
Graduate Student Scholarship - Society of Edmonton Demographers January 15, 2019 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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
Hugh Morris Fellowship Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2018)
The Hugh Morris Fellowship supports a graduate student at a Canadian University to undertake a program of self-guided travel and experiential learning for studies...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
IDRC Research Awards Deadline Passed
(September 6, 2017)
Sponsor: International Development Research Centre Purpose: Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they have...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Ingrid & Ray Speaker Graduate Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline- nominated by the departments in the Fall Term Value $3000 Eligibility Admission to the M.S.c (Management) program automatically considered...
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • School of Graduate Studies
International Council For Canadian Studies Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2017)
Objective To facilitate the renewal of the community of Canadianists by supporting the work of young scholars, by enabling successful candidates to spend 4-6 weeks...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
Jacoba VandenBrink Award Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2018)
Deadline June 1 Value $1,000 Tenable upon confirmation of enrolment at the University of Lethbridge in the Fall and Spring semesters immediately following the...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
John Gill Memorial Bursary for Graduate Students Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2018)
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 Alumni...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
John W. Davies Memorial Award Deadline Passed
(July 6, 2018)
The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Arctic Section is offering this award to graduate students at a recognised university in Canada or the US...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Joseph Plaskett Foundation Award Deadline Passed
(March 29, 2018)
Established in 2004 by the artist Joe Plaskett, The Plaskett Award provides $30,000 to help fund an emerging Canadian painter who will live, create artwork or...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Fine Arts
Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science Deadline Passed
(May 25, 2018)
This Scholarship was created by Dr. Karl C. Ivarson through a gift to the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation. Dr. Ivarson's wish was to provide financial...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Kathryn Huget Leadership Award Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2018)
Students must be studying at the Master’s or PhD level, preferably studying in the areas of: organizational behaviour, business administration, business and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
Keith Gilmore Prize for Beef Cattle Innovation Deadline Passed
(May 29, 2018)
The Keith Gilmore Foundation was established in 1987 with its headquarters located at the Canadian Hereford Association in Calgary, Alberta. It was established to...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Kinsmen Club of Calgary Scholarship Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2018)
For students currently attending an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada enrolled in their final year of any degree or diploma program. Students...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Knowledge First Financial Graduate Scholarship Deadline Passed
(May 28, 2018)
Knowledge First Financial, a leading Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) provider in Canada, is pleased to announce the availability of ten (10) scholarships...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
LaValley Graduate Award Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2018)
U of L alumnus, Cindy LaValley, has established this award as a tribute to her parents, lifelong southern Alberta's Mona and Stanley LaValley, who viewed access to...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Lethbridge Women Scholars Award Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2018)
Purpose The purpose of this award is to underline the importance of gender issues Deadline June 1 Value $1,000 Criteria Canadian, permanent residents or...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Mackenzie King Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science (Management)
Management Student Professional Development Fund Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2018)
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 (Management)
  • School of Graduate Studies
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 up to $...
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • School of Graduate Studies
Margaret Elliot McNally (Thomson) Graduate Studies Scholarship No Deadline Deadline No deadline Eligibility All full-time students enrolled in the MSc, Nursing Program are automatically considered Value Up to $5,000 Disbursed in two equal...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
Metis Scholar Award October 31, 2018 Established to help alleviate financial need and to encourage post-secondary achievement on the part of Métis students studying at the UofL Deadline October 31...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Michael Chan Prize in Asian Studies Deadline Passed
(August 20, 2018)
Michael Wing-Cheung Chan (1952-2001) was a Chinese Canadian scientist and humanitarian known for his brilliance in mathematics and his passion in promoting Canada-...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
Michael Smith FSS October 1, 2018 The Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Science (Management)
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Nursing
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
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, graduate students...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Mitacs – Globalink September 28, 2018 Deadline Applications are accepted anytime however the follow timeline is suggested.  January for travel the following summer May for travel the following fall...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada Studentship No Deadline The Studentship Program is intended to support research for training students in studies related to multiple sclerosis (MS). The studentships serve to attract and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Nexen Fellowship in Water Research Deadline Passed
(April 15, 2018)
Entering or continuing students conducting water-related research in a full-time M.A., M.Sc. or Ph.D. thesis-based graduate program Deadline April 15or next...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Northern Scientific Training Program Deadline Passed
(December 15, 2017)
The NSTP encourages universities to undertake northern research in a wide range of disciplines and to undertake multi-disciplinary projects where appropriate....
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
NSERC Doctoral Scholarship October 19, 2018 Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships Deadline Internal Deadline: October 19 at 23:59 (EST) Value PGS-D 21,000 per annum for up to 3 years CGS-D 35,000...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Nursing - Crohn's and Colitis Grant Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2018)
Purpose Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is proud to launch the fifth annual AbbVie IBD Scholarship Program. A recent study found that 69% of people who had Crohn's...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Oldman River Chapter Research in Conservation Scholarship Deadline Passed
(November 24, 2017)
Trout Unlimited Canada’s Oldman River Chapter actively works to conserve, protect and restore freshwater ecosystems in southwestern Alberta. Education is an...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Optimist Club William J. Cummer Scholarship Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2018)
For students who are Calgary residents and Canadian citizens entering their final year of study in a certificate, degree or diploma program, demonstrating...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Parkinson Alberta Graduate Scholarship Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2018)
To be used for research in Parkinson disease at an Alberta-based University. Research can be basic or clinical. Candidate may be doing MSc or PhD Deadline:...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Nursing
Parkinson Canada Research Program Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
The Parkinson Canada Research Program funds research into the cure, cause, progression, improved treatment and/or understanding of Parkinson's disease, related...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Parkland Institute Graduate Research Award Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2018)
Parkland Institute studies economic, social, cultural, and political issues facing Albertans and Canadians, using the perspective of political economy. The...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Paul Stothart Memorial Scholarship in Mineral Economics Deadline Passed
(May 11, 2018)
Purpose Each year, MAC will award $3,500 to a recipient of the Paul Stothart Memorial Scholarship. Candidates must be enrolled in a Canadian university studying...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science (Management)
Persons Case Award October 29, 2018 Sponsored by Established in 1979 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the "Persons Case". These scholarships honour the efforts of five Alberta women: Emily...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
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 NA Value $500 Criteria Continuing...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science (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 successive...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Phyllis Weston English Scholarship Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2018)
For a student (Canadian citizen, Alberta resident) who has attended final year of high school in Calgary, registered full-time at the University of Alberta,...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarship No Deadline The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation doctoral scholarships in the humanities and social sciences are the only one of its scope and stature in the country. Each...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Policy Wise Children & Families Deadline Passed
(September 1, 2018)
PolicyWise’s full-time Doctoral Award enables academically superior, post-candidacy PhD students to undertake full-time research training with funding provided for...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
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 No...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
Prentice Graduate Research Fellowship October 1, 2018 The Prentice Institute for Global Population and Economy excels at research about the changing human population and its potential impacts on social and economic...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
President's Grant for International Community Deadline Passed
(January 31, 2018)
Purpose: The President's Grant for International Community Engagement seeks to encourage greater interest in, and understanding of less developed countries by...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Profiling Alberta's Graduate Students Travel Award No Deadline Purpose The funds are intended to support academic dissemination/presentation opportunities at nationally and internationally recognised conferences which showcases...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship No Deadline Purpose This is an Alberta Scholarship program award and the purpose is to reward the high level of achievement of students pursuing graduate studies in Alberta....
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
rare RBC Graduate Scholarship in Water Research Deadline Passed
(April 20, 2018)
The rare Charitable Research Reserve has partnered with the RBC Blue Water Project to financially assist students in pursuit of higher education as they tackle...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Research Dissemination Travel Award No Deadline The funds are intended to support academic dissemination/presentation opportunities at nationally and internationally recognised conferences which showcase the high...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Roger Soderstrom Scholarship September 26, 2018 Sponsored by Born in Camrose on March 1, 1932, Roger William Soderstrom built a career with the Government of Alberta, encouraging the preservation and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
School of Graduate Studies Fellowship Deadline Passed
(July 2, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
SGS Dean's Scholarship No Deadline These scholarships are offered to students who have outstanding academic records, show research promise and aptitude in their field. Value $10,000 Criteria Academic...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
SGS Tuition Scholarship No Deadline These scholarships are offered to students who have outstanding academic records, show research potential and/or aptitude in their field.   Value $13,000/4,000 (...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Shelagh Mikulak Memorial Scholarship Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2018)
For a student enrolled in a Library Technician program, Certificate Program, Undergraduate or Graduate degree at a Canadian post-secondary who demonstrates a...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Soroptimist Grants for Graduate Women Deadline Passed
(January 29, 2018)
Sponsored by: Soroptimist Foundation of Canada Purpose The Soroptimist Foundation of Canada annually offers several grants to female graduate students in Canada to...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
SPOR Graduate Studentship in Patient-Oriented Research Competition October 1, 2018 Deadline Oct. 1st  Value $30,000 for one year potential to renew Eligibility Applicants must reside in Alberta Be enrolled in, or accepted to, a graduate program at...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Science
SSHRC Doctoral November 13, 2018 The SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships and the J.-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS) Doctoral Scholarships programs aim to develop research skills and...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Supporting Our Students - Graduate Studies Award No Deadline Purpose This fund was established to support UofL graduate students. This fund is possible through the generous contributions of the University community, which...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
Tooker Gomberg Graduate Award Deadline Passed
(April 15, 2018)
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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Foundation Deadline Passed
(February 28, 2018)
The Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Foundation, a registered charity, it was established by the Transportation Association of Canada in 2003 to address...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
Travel Award Application Deadline Passed
(July 1, 2018)
To support student involvement in International Study Programs/Tours sponsored by an academic unit of the University of Lethbridge. Funds must be used to defray...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
TriCouncil (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR) Masters December 1, 2018 Deadline December 1st Value $17,500 for one year Allocation: CIHR: 1 award SSHRC: 6 awards NSERC 4 awards Criteria See Graduate Scholarships - Master's Program...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • 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 (Management)
Tyler Lewis Clean Energy Research Grant October 1, 2018 Purpose This award was established to provide financial support and promote graduate student research in the field of clean energy at Canadian Universities Internal...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science (Management)
U of L Graduate Research Award 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...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science (Management)
University of Lethbridge Graduate Scholarship No Deadline MEd Students - All No deadline No application necessary Value $1,500 and $5,000 (to be distributed in two equal instalments Criteria Admission to the University of...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Master of Education
Vanier Doctoral Scholarship Deadline Passed
(September 17, 2018)
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program is designed to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by offering them a significant...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
Women's & Gender Studies Graduate Essay Prize Deadline Passed
(February 1, 2018)
This prize is open to all graduate students in Women’s and Gender Studies graduate courses, Women’s and Gender Studies graduate programs, and Women’s and Gender...
  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts