Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship

  • PHD, Master
  • $11,000
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The Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship recognizes outstanding academic achievement of students pursuing graduate studies in Alberta. It was established to incent the best and the brightest students, including international students, to study in Alberta.

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Athabasca University

Athabasca University provides learning for life. Through the achievements of its students, faculty and staff, AU stands out as a provider of high quality post-secondary education.

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You must be enrolled full-time in a master’s, doctoral, or graduate level program. Graduate level programs must be able to ladder into a master’s degree program.

To be eligible, applicants must be living in Alberta while studying at an Alberta post-secondary institution.

Applicants must also meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident of Canada or Protected Person,
  • be an international student, or
  • be a Status Indian/First Nations, Non-Status Indian/First Nations, Métis or Inuit.

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Minimum award of $11,000 and maximum of 15,000


For more information on how to apply, contact the Student Awards or Scholarships Offices at your school, or visit your school's website.

Many other scholarships and awards are offered by other organizations – and we encourage you to visit Alberta’s public university and college websites to research the scholarships that they offer.

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