Go Abroad

Faculty Awards & Other Funding

Faculty Awards

Many UAlberta faculties offer awards for education abroad.

Check with your Faculty or consult the Education Abroad Award Directory, a list of study awards and internship funding options from across campus.

Other Funding Sources

You may want to explore the following additional UAlberta resources for study abroad funding:

Student Loans

Students participating in University of Alberta education abroad programs remain registered at UAlberta so they are eligible for Alberta and Canada student loans. Check with your provincial student loan office.

External Sources

DAAD - German Academic Exchange Service

  • Information about DAAD Awards

    DAAD offers many scholarships for students to study or do research in Germany, including the Study Scholarship and the Research Grant programs:

    1. Study Scholarships are offered for a Full Master’s degree program at a German University or for study at a German university as part of postgraduate or Master’s degree programs completed in the Canada. Application instructions can be found here: https://www.daad.org/1891572

    2. Research Grants are awarded to candidates who have completed a Master’s degree, postdocs, individuals wishing to earn a doctoral degree in Germany, or in exceptional cases those with a Bachelor’s degree by the time they begin their grant-supported research. Application instructions can be found here: https://www.daad.org/grad_research

    As a DAAD partner university, the University of Alberta can nominate up to two priority candidates for the Study Scholarship and/or Research Grant. Students applying for the Study Scholarship and/or Research Grant should drop off their application in triplicate at the Education Abroad office (142 Telus Centre) by the internal deadline date of Monday, October 17, 2016 in order to be considered as a priority candidate. Please note that applicants in the artistic fields (Fine Art, Design, Film, Music and Performing Arts) should send their applications directly to DAAD by October 31st.

    Students interested in applying should speak with DAAD visiting professor at the University of Alberta, Prof. Andreas Stuhlmann, who can be reached at stuhlman@ualberta.ca.

    For more information on other DAAD scholarships, please visit https://www.daad.org

International Christian University - Government of Japan MEXT Scholarship