Scholarships, Awards and Assistance

Public Health Continuing Doctoral Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to support superior students at the doctoral (PhD) level in the School of Public Health. This scholarship will provide funding for one year, non-renewable, and is open to both domestic and international students.


Value

$20,000 (1 scholarship available)

Eligibility

Students in the PhD program are eligible to receive this scholarship if they:

  • have completed at least one year of the PhD program before the start of the scholarship;
  • are registered full-time either in the 2nd or 3rd or 4th year of their program;
  • receive this scholarship once in the 2nd to 4th years of their program;
  • do not have any support funding for the corresponding year;
  • received the Public Health Doctoral Scholarship in the 1st year, and apply in the 3rd or 4th year of their program;
  • strongly demonstrate the application of public health principles in their current or proposed research;
  • demonstrate the potential to contribute to knowledge generation, dissemination and engaged scholarship.

Nomination Process

Student and supervisor will provide:

  • a one-page summary of the proposed or current research, that includes how the research demonstrates the application of public health principles;
  • a letter from the supervisor which includes: a justification for the need of funding support; an assessment of the student’s merit; potential to contribute to knowledge generation, dissemination and engaged scholarship; accomplishments; and future funding plan, and;
  • a letter from the student explaining the need for the funding;
  • a Canadian Common CV.

Nominators submit nominations to:
Attention: Public Health Continuing Doctoral Scholarship
Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs
School of Public Health
3-306 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy
11405 - 87 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Deadline

All documents must be submitted to the School of Public Health no later than 4:00 p.m. on June 30.