Ashley and Janet Cameron Graduate Scholarship in Northern Studies and Research (Scholarship)

Purpose

This scholarship is endowed by the estate of Ashley and Janet Cameron. The scholarship is awarded annually to an outstanding student in a graduate degree program at the University of Alberta whose focus of enquiry is in the field of northern and circumpolar studies.

  • Value
    $3,000
  • Eligibility
    The Ashley and Janet Cameron Graduate Scholarship in Northern Studies and Research ($3,000)* is awarded annually to an outstanding student in a graduate degree program at the University of Alberta whose focus of enquiry is in the field of northern and circumpolar (considered to include that part of Canada which lies north of the southern limit of the discontinuous permafrost zone; and the other seven Arctic countries) studies. See map (http://arcg.is/1vGHyr). The scholarship is renewable. The decision to renew will be based on a report from the recipient's supervisor on their progress in their studies/research. The holder of the scholarship may not hold the award for more than two consecutive years. The recipient will be selected on the basis of superior academic achievement (equivalent to a grade point average of 3.5 or greater on the University of Alberta grading scale).
  • Application Procedures

    Your application should include the following:

    Completed application form, which asks for a description of the research to be undertaken (maximum of 2 pages)

    • A transcript over the last two years forwarded directly from the Registrar's Office to UAlberta North, Ring House 3.
    • Reference letters (minimum of 3) must be received no later than September 15

    Application to renew should include the following:

    • Completed application form, which asks for a description of the research to be undertaken (maximum of 2 pages)
    • A transcript

    Supervisor's report must be received no later than September 15th, can be sent to northres@ualberta.ca care of Dr Anita Dey Nuttall.

    To submit your application, fill out the form and follow the instructions outlined in the document.

  • Nomination Procedures
    The recipient will be selected on the basis of superior academic achievement (equivalent to a grade point average of 3.5 or greater on the University of Alberta grading scale). Granted for two years (subject to review after one year) the renewal will be approved on the basis of a report from the recipient's supervisor on the progress achieved in their studies and research. The scholarship may not be held by a recipient for more than two consecutive years.
  • Adjudication Procedures
    The recipient will be selected on the basis of superior academic achievement (equivalent to a grade point average of 3.5 or greater on the University of Alberta grading scale).
  • Deadline
    Graduate scholarships: September 15th each year.
  • Additional Information
    The scholarship is renewable. The decision to renew will be based on a report from the recipient's supervisor on their progress in their studies/research. The holder of the scholarship may not hold the award for more than two consecutive years.
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