|Value||Up to: $15,000 doctoral, $12,000 master’s, $7,500 top-up|
|Eligibility||Open to students who are Status Indian/First Nations, Non-Status Indian/First Nations, Métis or Inuit and are registered full-time in a master’s or doctoral program approved by the Minister of Innovation and Advanced Education. Course-based students must be registered in at least 60% of a full-course load. To meet this requirement at the University of Calgary, students must be registered in a minimum of 18 units during the academic year unless otherwise determined by the program.
If you are registered in one of the graduate programs structured for full-time employees, you are eligible to apply.
Students holding a major external award will receive a $7,500 top-up.
Students must include proof of their Indigenous identity. Acceptable forms of proof include one of the following:
Students must be an Alberta resident. An Alberta resident is:
Students who currently hold this award from September 2016 - April 2017 are not eligible to apply to this competition. They may apply again for the 2017 competition in Fall 2017.
IMPORTANT: It is your responsibility to ensure your application is completed in the correct file format.
|Deadline||Wednesday, February 15, 2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Transcripts||When submitting your complete application form and supportive documentation, you must request the reference letters and copies of your transcripts be added to the application. Indicate ‘IGA_YourLastName_YourFirstName’ in the subject line. In the body of the email, include:
The Graduate Scholarship Office will compile all submitted reference letters and your listed transcripts from your UCalgary Student File and attach them to your application for review by the committee.
2017 Indigenous Workshop
Thursday, January 26 | 2 - 3:30pm | MLT 215