Walter H Johns Graduate Fellowship

Name
Walter H. Johns Graduate Fellowship

Deadline
September 5 and January 5

Value
The value of the Fellowship is the equivalent of tuition and fees as determined by the date of admission into a master's program at the University of Alberta.

Students will receive the full value of the Walter H Johns Graduate Fellowship if they hold the eligible award for both the Fall and Winter terms (September to April). Students will receive one-half of the fellowship value if they hold the eligible award for only one four-month term (Fall term or Winter term) of an academic year.

Number
Varies

Eligibility
Awarded to students registered full-time in a graduate degree program who are receiving an eligible scholarship with a value less than $30,000 from NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada), SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada), or CIHR (Canadian Institutes of Health Research).

Students receiving NSERC, SSHRC, or CIHR awards valued at $30,000 or more may apply for an Honorary Walter H Johns Graduate Fellowship. Honorary Fellowships have no monetary value but appear on the official University of Alberta transcript.  For complete eligibility requirements, see the application form.

Donor
University of Alberta

Application
Recipients of eligible NSERC and SSHRC scholarships will be considered for the Walter H Johns Graduate Fellowship upon receipt of the NSERC/SSHRC Payment Activation form or the NSERC/SSHRC Progress Report in the FGSR. There is no application form.

Recipients of eligible CIHR scholarships will be considered for the Walter H Johns Graduate Fellowship after submitting a copy of their Notification of Award to the FGSR. The Notification of Award must be submitted at least eight weeks prior to the start date of the eligible major award.

Last updated
June 2015