Graduate Studentship for Diabetes Research

The 2018 application deadline is now CLOSED. 

Opportunity Overview

The Alberta Diabetes Institute is inviting its Institute Members to submit applications for funding for graduate students. Graduate studentship awards are intended as a recruitment tool for MSc and PhD students interested in DIABETES-related research and are to be utilized during the first year of study and will be paid out over a 12 month period.

Eligibility and Conditions

  • The supervisor must be a member of the Alberta Diabetes Institute.
  • These awards are intended to support new MSc or PhD students in one of their first two years of training. Renewal studentship funding requests are NOT eligible.
    Surgical Residents and Surgical Fellows who are not funded by other sources are also eligible to apply for funding. 
  • Applicants must include a 250 word lay summary of their proposed research work. If an award is received, the abstract may be forwarded to award sponsors or used for the Institute's own communication purposes. Be explicit in describing the relevance of your research to DIABETES.

For further Eligibility and Conditions please review to the application form below (PDF format): 
ADI Graduate Studentship for Diabetes Research Application

If you have any questions about the Graduate Studentship please email cruptash@ualberta