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Awards and Financial Support

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Awards

There are many different awards available to students.  Please search the Graduate Awards Database and speak to your supervisor to ensure you are not missing out on funding opportunities.

Awards Administered through Graduate Science Education

William H Davies Medical Research Scholarship

The William H Davies Medical Research Scholarship is available for application. 

This year, we will be offering up to seven awards of $5,000.00 each.

 

Eligibility requirements:

-Open to students registered full-time in a graduate program in the Cumming School of Medicine

-Applicants cannot hold more than $3,000 in award funding (includes studentships) for Fall 2016-Winter 2017 academic term.

-Successful candidates must contact their research program within the Cumming School of Medicine; others cannot be considered.

-Awards are made solely on the basis of academic excellence (e.g. GPA, awards and prizes, publications, research)

-Applicants must have a GPA equal to or higher than 3.3 or B+ over the graduate courses taken to date

 

If you would like to apply, please click on and go through the following information carefully:

Terms of Reference

Application Form

Frequently Asked Questions

*N.B. If you have any questions, please ask them early to avoid any potential issues. 

**Due to email issues the university is experiencing, emails sent during May 26 – June 2, 2016 may have been lost. As such, please resend to medgse@ucalgary.ca from June 6 – 16, 2016.**

Application deadline: Thursday, June 16, 2016. Please email complete application to medgse@ucalgary.ca

Cumming School of Medicine Graduate Student Scholarship Program

Application is now open. Deadline is October 1, 2016. 

Through a collaborative cost-sharing initiative, the CSM’s Graduate Science Education Office is aiming to recruit and fund 48 graduate students over the next four years. The CSM and the individual graduate supervisor will cost share a $30,000/year stipend for four years of a PhD program (two years for MSc). Funds will be renewed on an annual basis pending demonstration of sufficient progress and compliance with program requirements. Applications for the CSM Graduate Student Scholarship Program will be accepted annually in October, beginning October 2015.

Applications will be adjudicated by a committee within the CSM. Award administration will be conducted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

If you would like to apply, please click on the following items and go through the information carefully:

Detailed Terms of Reference and from Graduate Awards database

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Form (fillable PDF)

Application Checklist 

*N.B. Request for including other postsecondary institution transcripts in your application must be made as soon as possible. Do not wait till late September to do so!

Program Specific Awards

Your program might have additional awards based on performance, publishing or other criteria.  Visit your program website for more information

Research Office Signatures

The GSE office has a one week internal deadline for sign-off on externally-funded studentship applications.

To obtain faculty sign-off for externally funded studentship applications and notices of awards, contact:

Diana Law
Room HSC-G341A
medgse@ucalgary.ca 
403.220.5712