Norman & Tess Reid Family Graduate Scholarship in Engineering

Nominations are due in the Spring/Summer term


  • Superior Academic Achievement (equivalent to a GPA of 3.5 or greater on the U of A grading scale)
  • Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Nominee must be conducting research in Structural Engineering
  • First or second year of a master's degree program
  • Awarded on the basis of superior academic achievement (equivalent to a GPA of 3.5 or greater on the U of A grading scale)
  • Preference will be given to a graduate student conducting research with innovation in the area of Structural Engineering (beyond the current state of science), that may lead to translational application in industry
  • Students may apply in open competition to hold this award for one additional year should they remain eligible
  • Open to Canadian citizens.
  • Open to permanent residents.
  • Open to foreign nationals holding Canadian study permits.
  • 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 Mr Norman Reid and Mrs Theresa Reid

Number of Awards


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Award Category

Department Specific