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Awards and Scholarships

Entrance Scholarships
NSERC Awards
General Awards for Continuing Graduate Students
Department Awards

 

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Entrance Scholarships
There are no applications for entrance scholarships.  The Department may nominate applicants who have been admitted to the graduate program for the following awards throughout the application period: 

University of Alberta Master's Scholarship

    • Thesis-based Masters Scholarship
      • For Canadian and International Students
      • September Admission
      • $15,000
      • Includes Tuition and Fees for one year
      • Offer of 1/2-time Teaching Assistantship
    • Course-based Masters Scholarship
      • For Canadian and International Students
      • September Admission
      • $12,000
      • Includes Tuition and Fees for one year
      • Offer of 1/2-time Teaching Assistantship

University of Alberta PhD Scholarship

    • For Canadian Students
    • $20,000 Yearly Stipend
    • Tuition and Fees for 2 Years
    • Offer of 1/2-time Teaching Assistantship for Years 1 & 2
    • Offer of full-time Teaching Assistantship for Years 3 & 4

F.S. Chia PhD Scholarship

    • For International Students Only
    • $20,000 Yearly Stipend
    • Tuition and Fees for 2 Years
    • Offer of 1/2-time Teaching Assistantship for Years 1 & 2
    • Offer of full-time Teaching Assistantship for Years 3 & 4

Josephine Mitchell Recruitment Scholarship

    • For Canadian and International Students
    • Automatically offered to NSERC holders
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NSERC Awards
The Department deadline for NSERC Awards is at the end of September each year.  Applications are available from the NSERC website at http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/.  NSERC awards are for Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada only.  Apply online and print a paper copy of the application.  The paper copy and official transcripts must be submitted to the Graduate Secretary by the Department deadline of October 2.
  • NSERC recipients must inform the Department Graduate Secretary of their award
  • NSERC recipients are allowed to have a maximum 1/4 Teaching Assistantship
  • NSERC recipients are not allowed a Summer Research Assistantship
  • NSERC recipients may apply for the Walter H. Johns Honorary Scholarship.  The application is available on the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research website.  This award will be printed on the recipient's transcript
  • First time award recipients will be given an additional Faculty of Science Graduate Scholarship of $2,000
  • First time award recipients will be given an additional Josephine Mitchell Scholarship of $3,000
  • Award recipients who are renewing their award must fill out the NSERC Renewal Form located on the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research website.  This form must be submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research by the end of their first award time period

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General Awards for Continuing Graduate Students
The Department deadline for General Awards is mid-January of each year.  Applications and further information is available from the
FGSR website.

   Andrew Stewart Memorial Graduate Prize

  • $5,000
  • No Restriction on Citizenship
  • Must Have Completed at Least Two Years in PhD Program
  • Must be Actively Engaged in Research

   Dissertation Fellowship

  • $22,000 + Tuition
  • No Restriction on Citizenship
  • For PhD Students Who Expect to Complete Within 12 Months
  • No Other Duties, TA or Otherwise, Are Allowed

   Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Scholarship

  • This is the Most Prestigious Graduate Award Administered by the University of Alberta
  • $24,000 + Tuition + $700 + $2,000 Research Grant
  • No Restriction on Citizenship
  • Must Have Completed a Minimum of one year in the PhD Program
  • Granted for Two Years

   Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship (Doctoral)

  • $10,500 (May Start) $7,000 (Sept. Start)
  • Must be Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must Have Completed a Minimum of One Year in the PhD Program

   Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship (Master's)

  • $9,300 (May Start) $6,200 (Sept. Start)
  • Must be Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must be Entering or Continuing in the MSc Program
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Department Awards for Continuing Students
The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences offers the following awards, either by application or nomination, throughout the year.  Most of these awards are dependent on academic achievement, research contributions or a combination.  Information and deadlines are sent to out graduate students via e-mail posting.
  • Eoin L. Whitney Scholarship
  • J.L. Fields and W.A. Al-Salam Fellowship
  • Josephine Mitchell Graduate Scholarship
  • Josephine Mitchell Prize
  • Mathukumalli Venkata Subbarao Graduate Scholarship
  • R. Pundit Sharma Scholarship
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