AB-Cancer Foundation Graduate Studentship

Award Quick Look

Deadline: No Deadline

Amount: 27,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science

The Alberta Cancer Foundation is pleased to offer the Graduate Studentship Award and the Cancer Research Fellowship Award competitions for exceptional students interested in medical or health research related to cancer. Graduate Studentships and Cancer Research Fellowships are available across the cancer control continuum which includes etiology, prevention, detection, diagnosis, treatment, health services and palliation.


  • Internal Deadline: TBD, 2017
  • Agency Deadline: TBD


  • $27,000 for 2 years with possible 1,500 research allowence (renewable)


  • Masters or Doctoral, Canadian, PR or International students

To download a copy of the application form, click here for the Alberta Cancer Foundation Graduate Studentship Awards.


Submit 1 completed copy, with no staples and with the first three signatures only (candidate, supervisor and department chair). Applications to SGS Award Advisor by the internal deadline for review and to obtain remaining signatures.

NOTE: Dean of SGS and VP Research signatures cannot be obtained without first being reviewed by the SGS Award Advisor.

All applicants must also review the Alberta Cancer Foundation Guidelines & Terms and Conditions for Research Grants and Awards.

For additional information regarding the scholarship, please contact the ACF Program Investment.