Award Opportunities - Ph.D. in Education

Award Name Deadline Summary
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 The Centre) with funding provided...
Alberta Graduate Citizenship Award Deadline Passed
(October 15, 2017)
Sponsored by: Alberta Scholarship Programs Purpose To recognize student contribution to Alberta communities through various volunteer activities which may include but not limited to student...
CFUW - Ruth Binnie Fellowship 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/Family and Consumer Sciences. Special...
Children & Family Secondary Data Use Grant 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 analytics methods.  ...
Dr. Gerald (Sikapiistamix “Grey Bull”) Conaty Memorial Award Deadline Passed
(September 8, 2017)
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 Director of Indigenous Studies. There...
Frank (Miiksskim “Iron”) Weasel Head Memorial Award Deadline Passed
(September 8, 2017)
Frank (Miiksskim “Iron”) Weasel Head was a founding member of the Mokakin Foundation and was instrumental in assisting the Blood Tribe in the successful repatriation of numerous religious and...
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 submitted, and will receive hands-on...
Indigenous Graduate Award Deadline Passed
(October 6, 2017)
Purpose The purpose is to support Indigenous Albertans in their pursuit of a master's degree or doctoral degree Deadline  Oct. 6th Value $7,500 - 15,000 Criteria Students must be enrolled...
John Gill Memorial Bursary for Graduate Students Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2017)
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 Association. The goal of this...
Kinsmen Club of Calgary Scholarship Deadline Passed
(May 15, 2017)
For students currently attending an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada enrolled in their final year of any degree or diploma program. Students demonstrate commitment to community...
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 and...
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 retain young trainees early in their...
Optimist Club William J. Cummer Scholarship Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2017)
For students who are Calgary residents and Canadian citizens entering their final year of study in a certificate, degree or diploma program, demonstrating volunteerism, service to youth, and...
Parkland Institute Graduate Research Award May 31, 2018 Parkland Institute studies economic, social, cultural, and political issues facing Albertans and Canadians, using the perspective of political economy.  The Parkland Institute Graduate Research...
Person's Case Award October 27, 2017 Sponsored by Established in 1979 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the "Persons Case". These scholarships honour the efforts of five Alberta women: Emily Murphy, Louise McKinney, Nellie McClung...
Phyllis Weston English Scholarship Deadline Passed
(June 30, 2017)
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, University of Calgary or University of...
Policy Wise Children & Families 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 a two-year period. The award...
Prentice Graduate Research Fellowship Deadline Passed
(October 1, 2017)
The Prentice Institute for Global Population and Economy excels at research about the changing human population and its potential impacts on social and economic issues, and communicating its findings...
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 the high quality of research being...
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. This scholarship commemorates the...
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 All students accepted into...
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 (continuation) for international...
Shelagh Mikulak Memorial Scholarship Deadline Passed
(June 1, 2017)
For a student enrolled in a Library Technician program, Certificate Program, Undergraduate or Graduate degree at a Canadian post-secondary who demonstrates a passion for the library sciences field...
Soroptimist Grants for Graduate Women Deadline Passed
(January 27, 2017)
Sponsored by: Soroptimist Foundation of Canada Purpose The Soroptimist Foundation of Canada annually offers several grants to female graduate students in Canada to assist them with university...
SSHRC Doctoral November 20, 2017 The SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships and the J.-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS) Doctoral Scholarships programs Aim to develop research skills and assist in the training of highly-...
Travel Award Application November 1, 2017 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 direct travel costs incurred by...
Vanier Doctoral Scholarship Deadline Passed
(September 25, 2017)
The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program is designed to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by offering them a significant financial award to assist them during their...