Dr Peggy Quinney Doctoral Scholarship

Nominations are due in the Fall term


  • Superior Academic Achievement (minimum GPA of 3.5 on the U of A grading scale)
  • Faculty of Education
  • Students must have completed their candidacy
  • Selected on the basis of superior academic achievement (minimum GPA of 3.5 on the U of A grading scale)
  • Selected on the basis of research potential
  • Selected on the basis of leadership potential
  • Preference given to a student whose scholarship is in the area of Educational Administration and Leadership and/or Postsecondary Education, and who has not received this award previously
  • 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 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 FGSR 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 FGSR. 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 FGSR deadlines through GSMS.

Award Details


Endowed by Dr Peggy Quinney

Number of Awards


Award Type


Award Category

Department Specific