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Indigenous Graduate Students’ Award: application deadline February 15
by pmnationtalk onFebruary 9, 2016398 Views
The Faculty of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce the availability of its newest award supporting graduate students, at both the Doctoral and Master’s-levels.
The Indigenous Graduate Award is valued at a minimum of $7,500 (each semester, with a maximum award of $15,000 annually).
Sponsored by the Government of Alberta, the award is intended to encourage indigenous Albertans (First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) to pursue and complete graduate studies in Alberta.
AU students must be or enrolled in a master’s or doctoral degree program for the 2015-16 academic year. Students must have been actively registered in courses applicable to their program for September 2015 and January 2016.
To receive this award, you must also meet all of these eligibility criteria:
Be a Status Indian/First Nations, Non-Status Indian/First Nations, Métis or Inuit
Provide copies of proof of indigenous ancestry directly to your school