Students apply online through the Research Portal, which is the Tri-Agency’s electronic system for creating, managing and submitting applications for funding.
The deadline for students to submit their applications on the Research Portal is December 1, 2017.
If not yet admitted to a graduate program, you must also apply for admission no later than March 1, 2018 in order to be considered for the CGSM at the University of Alberta
Departments, please see the detailed memo in Nomination Procedures on this page.
A complete application must include the following materials:
• An outline of proposed research (One page MAXIMUM. One page MAXIMUM for citations. Do not exceed one page for your research proposal)
• CV (to be completed on the Canadian Common CV online system)
• Two letters of reference (to be uploaded online by referees before December 1st)
• Official, up-to-date transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended (scanned and uploaded) - this includes (but is not limited to): all foreign transcripts; all transfer credit transcripts (even if they were transferred to this university); OFFICIAL University of Alberta transcripts for all study here; all transcripts of incomplete work/non-degree study/qualifying years, etc. Do NOT include unofficial or self-produced transcripts or marksheets (unless cleared in writing from FGSR).
Applicants are expected to carefully read and follow the Instructions for Completing an Application.
After complete applications have been submitted online by the deadline to the Research Portal, they cannot be adjusted.