Betty Crown Graduate Scholarship in Textile and Apparel Science

Nominations are due in the Spring/Summer term


  • Department of Human Ecology at the University of Alberta
  • Nominee must be in the MSc or PhD program
  • Nominee's research must pertain to textile and apparel science
  • Selection based on high academic standing (GPA of 3.5 or greater)
  • If there is no appropriate nominee in textile and apparel science, the scholarship will be awarded to a PhD or MSc student in the broader areas of Textiles and Clothing
  • Preference will be given to a student specializing in Protective Clothing who has graduated from an undergraduate program in Human Ecology
  • Open to Canadian citizens.
  • Open to permanent residents.
  • Open to foreign nationals holding Canadian study permits.
  • Open to applicants in doctoral programs.
  • Open to applicants in masters programs.
  • Open to applicants in course-based study programs.
  • Open to applicants in thesis-based study programs.

How to apply

By nomination only. Students should contact their department for details on their application process. Nominations are submitted to GPS by the Department (or Faculty). The Graduate Scholarship Committee makes the final decision.

Additional Information

Deadlines on this page are approximations. Departments may have their own internal deadlines for adjudicating awards before submitting to GPS. Please contact your department directly about deadlines.

The value and number of awards and scholarships are determined yearly and may increase or decrease. Departments can confirm the current value of open awards and GPS deadlines through GSMS.

Award Details


Endowed by friends and peers of Dr Betty Crown in recognition of her outstanding career in teaching and research

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