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Fully Funded Scholarships at University of Alberta Canada, 2018

The University of Alberta is delighted to offer its Killam Trust Scholarships to pursue doctoral programme or thesis research during the fall and Winter Terms. The scholarship is exclusively open to international students.

The aim of the scholarship is to support international students who have completed at least one year of graduate work (master’s or doctoral level) before the start of tenure; tenure may begin on May 1st or September 1st.

The University of Alberta is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded by Alexander Cameron Rutherford, the first premier of Alberta, and Henry Marshall Tory, its first president. Its enabling legislation is the Post-secondary Learning Act.

Scholarship Description:

  • Course Level: Scholarship is available for Doctoral programme or thesis research.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in all the fields offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: $35,000 a year, in addition to the International Graduate Student Differential Fee associated with registration in 18 fee index units (or equivalent) in courses or thesis research during the Fall and Winter Terms, or in Thesis 919, if applicable, or with the annual program fee as determined by the date of admission to the doctoral program. Recipients receive a certificate acknowledging their award. Subject to renewal in year two of the award.
  • Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Number of scholarship is not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have completed at least one year of graduate work (master’s or doctoral level) before start of tenure.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.

Postgraduate Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

  • Students complete the combined Killam and Andrew Stewart Awards application form and submit supporting documents to their department.
  • A complete Killam and Andrew Stewart Awards Application includes:
  • For Applicants: Killam and Andrew Stewart Applicant Instructions.
  • Killam and Andrew Stewart Application Form.
  • Two Letter of Reference to Support Application for Graduate Awards.
  • Transcripts (if you have attended institutions other than the University of Alberta, copies of official transcripts are acceptable.
  • Please request these well in advance from your department or the department may request it from FGSR, if necessary)

Application Deadline: February 15, 2018

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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  1. I wanaa find a full scholarship coz i dont have enough money ..information technology engineering undergraduted

  2. I am an adult at 47 with a Diploma only in Procurement and Supply Chain Management and another onein Marketing but have dreams to have a degree before I die. Can I get a fully funded scholarship out there so that I can fulfill my dreams?

  3. Mawunya Delight Adzei (Rev)

    I graduated from Trinity Theological Seminary, Legon, Ghana in 2007 with Diploma in Ministry. I graduated again in the same institution in 2013 with degree in BTh. I’ve just finished MA in Religion and Human Values at the University of Cape Coast, Ghana. May I know if I may be offered scholarship to pursue PhD? Thank you.

  4. I graduated from olabisi onabanjo university in nigeria, 2016 with Bsc.ed (economics education) may I know if I can be offered admission for postgraduate study or masters in educational planning or related course under education. I will be looking forward to hear from you as soon as possible. Thanks!

  5. I need to know if I can apply ,am from Nigeria and I study here in Nigerian too. I need to do my masters degree now please let me know if I can apply tnx.I study mass communication, and PGD in Department theater Arts ,course:media Arts

  6. Emmanuella Dzikunu

    I am a graduate from early childhood. I want to do my master

  7. I have degree BA FRENCH EDUCATION but want to do my masters in your institution. Can I have schorlaship?

  8. My Name is Besufekad and i have Bachelors degrees in accounting and Sociology and i want to proceed my MA program in one of my degrees from university of Alberta scholarship opportunity. So what i am going to do?

    • Good morning sir,My name is Akingbola Dare from Nigeria and l have Bsc Banking and Finance and l am 57years old and I want to pursue your scholarship programme in Msc Finance , is it possible and if it is possible how can I apply. My email is akingboladare@ymail.com
      My phone no 08027149931

  9. My name is Angela am 43 from Nigeria .l have dreamt all my life to be a graduate but due to financial constraints my desire remains a dream am a mother of three but my dream still lives in me is it possible for me to get the ACU scholarship?

  10. Zainab Muhammad Garba

    Hello, my name is Zainab Muhammad Garba, I am a registered nurse/midwife and also have a degree in nursing science. At the moment I am studyiñg to obtain an Msc in psychology ( am at the final research project). Please can I get a scholarship to study for public health or masters in nursing? I am 44years old. Thank you.

  11. I am very much interested in reading a programme in your prestigious institution. I hold a first degree in History of Africa -Political.

  12. Adenuga Oyindamola Hamdalat

    Am just finished my ssce/neco playing can I apply

  13. Chala Tamiru Gemechu

    If I will got this chance icome now.

  14. Is this opportunity we be available next year?

  15. my name is gelila behailu .i complete grade 12 and am looking for degree program.i am 19 and from Ethiopia.

  16. my name is Nandaah Walimbwa Robert from Uganda, i completed my first Degree and am looking for a sponsor to do my masters. so any available opportunity please members help me because i don’t have money to pay for my self.

  17. My name is Saumu from Tanzania,aged 32yrs old, holding a diploma in Logistics and Transport Management. I wish to study my degree in Logistics or business administration in your institute.Asking for fully funded scholarship.

  18. i have all the qualification you want ,i am a graduated from Nigeria university,i need a scholarship to further my master degree over there,been hearing alot about the school please i really need this.


    M y name is BALEKE PATRICK k SMITH. I have a diploma in electrical engineering, l am doing projects of i installation in residential and commercial houses and I have a small shop called BALEKE SHOP, p o box 717 fort portal Uganda east Africa. My dream is to attain a degree, masters and PhD in electrical engineering before I leave this planet earth, so can i be considered for a fully funded scholarship after six years from now. Thanks in advance

  20. My name is Anass, i am from Ghana and i wish to apply for scholarship from your university. I have a BSc Information Technology Education. My question is which class i.e first class honors or second class would qualify you for the scholarship? My email is doabil28@gmail.com

  21. My name is abdikafi,I am from Kenya. I wish to apply for scholarship in your university.I completed high school in 2016. Am I eligible to apply for you scholarship

  22. Samuel kwakye Anarfi

    my name is Samuel kwakye Anarfi, from Ghana, I had first degree on BBA management, I wish to apply for ur scholarship, my question is (1) which class can apply, (2) which program can I apply, My email. samuelkwakyeanarfi@live.com

  23. Justus Ikechukwu Diala

    Justus Ik,
    September 30, 2017 at 08:34am

    My name is Justus Ikechukwu Diala, I am from Nigeria. I have a B.sc in Accounting from AAU in Edo state, Nigeria in the year 2010. I wish to pursue a master degree on economics or any related course in social science. Please I would love know if am eligible for the scholarship.

  24. My name onyinye odelugo, I am a Nigerian. I have a B.sc in political sciences I wish to apply for your scholarship in any program….thanks

  25. l am Dessie Teshale from Ethiopia with B.A Degree in History and Heritage Management from well known University(3.61 grade point).Asaresult,l want to learn My Masters program in related field,So, lf you have any opportunity contact with me via ma phone 0923219131 or dessiet3@gmail.com.

  26. My name is Oribayo am a Nigerian living here in Nigeria I have HND in mass communication, it has always been my dream to continue my education career in abroad but due to financial crisis the dream as not been achieved up till today I just hope this platform will asist in acheving the big dream I will like to know my eligibility status my phone is 08035608979 and my email address is tunnnajster@yahoo.com please your favourable response will highly be appreciated thanks for mutual understanding

  27. I graduated from Independent University of Lay Adventist of Kigali,in Rwanda in , 2012 with grade of Distraction in faculty of Law may I know if I can be offered admission for postgraduate study or masters in LAW or related course . I will be looking forward to hear from you as soon as possible. Thanks! this is my email:

  28. Echie David Ebenezer

    I Echie David Ebenezer, I graduated from university of port Harcourt marketing department .I am interested to study in your university.

  29. Pls can I get a fully funded scholarship for MSC economics or finance? I am interested. Kindly email me. akpofureglory@yahoo.com

    • Iam Cheptoek Betty 33 years, physically disabled from Uganda, I graduated in 2009 with a bachelors of Adult and community Education.I would like to pursue a Master’s degree in public policy/public or Anthropology Administraton and management is there a possibility for a scholarship in your university?????? Please inbox me on the following email: chepsdebets@yahoo.com

  30. alaneme johnbosco

    Pls I want to further my education, I did philosophy as course I want to did my masters, can I be giving chance

  31. Yvonne Opare Achiaa

    Pls can I get full scholarship for Medicine. I already ve BSc in Physician Assistantship…..Contact: opareachiaa@gmail.com

  32. Richard Ibrahim Bugri

    Pls I did history and sociology at the degree level. I want to know whether I can get fully funded scholarship to do my masters at your institution. richardbugri@gmail.com

  33. I am an O level holder. Can I apply for full scholarship? Contact email

  34. Medicine included?

  35. Aboni Gracious jolly

    Am Aboni Gracious Jolly, I did bachelor of teacher education, teaching English language, am I eligible for the scholarship?

  36. Unegbu chinasa Deborah

    Pls can I get a scholarship to study medicine and surgery only have SSCE

  37. my name is AKOT MICHAEL from south sudan O-level leaver i am so much interested in your scholarship .your earliest respond to my application will be much appreciated

  38. Ogbanufe Onyekachi

    I am economics graduate from Enugu state university of science and technology (ESUT).please I have interest

  39. Hello, Please I am finding it difficult to apply. can someone help me. yunusausman26@gmail.com

  40. Joseph gido Philip

    Am called by gido Joseph Philip am interested in this scholarship please help me give this chance I have no body in my life that can help me for my study am alone in every problem that am come my way here and then I finished my high school certificate .am south Sudanese by nationality

  41. My name is Daniel Sam from the Republic of Ghana and studied General Science College have wanted to read medicine bit when I saw your add on Facebook I decided to post my comment here to know how eligible I am for this scholarship to be able to change the life style of the people in my community with this opportunity you are giving out to international students. Thank you and hoping to hear from the board.

    • SIKUBWABO Innocent

      I am 32 years old and my name is SIKUBWABO Innocent from Rwanda and I saw your add on face book so i straightly post my comment here by asking how can I be one the beneficiaries of this scholarship because I need to study masters programme but because of financial mean,it is hard for me to afford it.

  42. Maxwell Odarteifio Lamptey

    I’m Maxwell Odarteifio Lamptey. I graduated from the University of Ghana Business School with BSc Administration(Accounting). I humbly seek a scholarship to read masters in finance. Email: maxwelllamptey64@gmail.com

  43. I graduated from university of Ghana usiness school with BSc Administration(accounting option). I would like to pursue a masters degree in Finance or economics. email; garibasuccessenusah@gmail.com

  44. Cindy Nneoma Odoemene

    Am Cindy Nneoma, I graduated from Tansian University Umunya with a BSc in political science. I humbly seek admission to Law in the above university. Thanks

  45. I am Sekou S Sesay. I’m a Liberian. I BA in Sociology. Kindly assist me to have post graduate degree in international relation at your distinguished University. You can contact me on sekoukadiatusesay1989@gmail.com,or+231770292762.

  46. I graduated from Presbyterian university in Ghana with BSc Administration [banking and finance].I would like to pursue a masters in finance. my name is PRISCILLA TAWIAH.

  47. I am Owilli Benard aged 32 from Uganda. I graduated with a bachelor degree in teacher education from kyambogo university. I would wish to apply for a full masters scholarship in Educational planning and management .kindly inbox me on obrobenard@gmail.com

  48. I am John Mwangi aged 26 from Kenya. I am interested in MSC Economics and Finance fully funded scholarship kindly let me know via email jomwan78@gmail.com

  49. Hello, my name is Kuany Michael Deng, a South Sudanese national, holding a bachelor degree in Ecinomic with a CGPA of 3.0 American grading system at Daystar University in Kenya, I will appreciate if you offer for me a scholarship to study Masters of economic related courses at your university. Am a former child soldiers who is more than willing to change the world through you, with my experience being a child solder. I would like to be a living testimony that a deprived child soldier can be an acadmician if given a chance. Am looking forward to getting admitted at your positively well sung university and thanks.

  50. I am Sandra Duah. I am having Bsc in computer science. I will love to do my masters. Please let me know if there is any vacancy.

  51. Omugur julius patrick

    I am Dr. Omugur Julius Patrick from uganda with a doctorate in special needs education. I would like to get scholarship for a post doctoral study in any university in canada.

  52. i ve Bsc Accounting 2.3GPA & PGDBM. can i apply for scholarship for MSc

  53. I am onuoha chibueze,i have finished my B.Sc in microbiology in one of the universities in Nigeria, please can I apply for scholarship to continue with my masters?

  54. Oyeleye muhideen babatunde

    I hold an HND in Accountancy in year 2010 from the prestigious citadel of technological innovation (The Polytechnic, Ibadan) Nigeria, I want to confirm my chance in securing post graduate admission.

  55. I am a graduate civil engineer from a reputable university in Nigeria,I am looking forward to any scholarship opportunity for my master degree.

  56. tuyishimire samuel

    Hello my Names is tuyishimire Samue my nationality RWANDAN Please Ineed your scholarship in banchalar degree in electricol engerneering or IT Information and Technology

  57. tuyishimire samuel

    thank you for your received my my APPLICATION Request my e-mail Address :tuyishimiresamuel@250gmail.com

  58. Dukuzumuremyi Jean Pierre

    My names is Dukuzumuremyi Jean Pierre,I’m a Rwanda, I’m finished in general nursing in diploma i need a Scholarship in berchalor

  59. I am poor but brilliant guy and needs support to finance my education in Alberta, currently have HND . I am Johnson Dekayie a Ghanaian

  60. My name is Thomas Ayalew.I am from Ethiopia. I graduated Environmental Health in BSc and Public health in Masters degree. Can I get PhD degree scholarship from your University?

  61. Mustapha Abdulhakeem

    My names are Mustapha Abdulhakeem Best graduating student in civil Engineering with HND kaduna polytechnic 2015/2016 want to attain my PGD in same disciple. Contact 07014990325. flowpot2@yahoo.co.uk

  62. Dear ;sir may name is GISILU FEKADU I am Ethiopian gradua. BA degree in Accountin I want t o attain my master degree in your University P/s contact me with my address +251913827373

  63. My name is Annanie bugingo from Rwanda so I wish to study masters in environment management or env,impact assessment and climate change with GIS and disastbuer management but full funded if any one know watsapp +250725389339 or bugingoa2@gmail.com

  64. My name is Emmanuel Smith from Liberia so i wish to study BA degree in Accountin, and climate change but i need fully funded, my number +231776383950, Thanks for your kindness in advance, I which my self good luck.

  65. Collida Luhanga Phiri

    Bsc in public Health. Would like to purse a masters program fully funded.

  66. Ndagijimana Jean paul

    I m John form Rwanda I was finish in construction.I want full scholarship

  67. Please I need a full scholaship program. I will be delighted if am offerred one. God bless

  68. Interested in studying masters in environmental management. Plus advice I’d I can get full scholarship. Benjamin Mutua from kenya

  69. joel stephano musa

    Interested in studying bachelor in biomedical engineering

  70. My name is Nixon Kamanga from Malawi,aged 34yrs old, holding a diploma in Biomedical Sciences. I wish to study my degree in Medical Laboratory in your institute.I am asking for fully funded scholarship.

    Nixon(nixonkamanga@gmail.com) +265 888 301 127

  71. I am Twiringiyimana have bachelor degree in accounting Looking forward any full scholarship opportunity for masters.

  72. Hello,my name is Umar Baba from nigeria and I read criminology and security studies at federal university Dutse nigeria, now looking for full scholarship for masters.

  73. Am a diploma holder Clinical medicine and surgery,wish to have scholarship to study degree in medicine please.

  74. I’m Benjamin Omollo Omoit from Kenya and looking for a fully funded scholarship in MSC.animal breeding and genetics having pursued a Bsc.animal science.

  75. I holds qn MBA in Total Quality Management with a GPA of 3.23 can I get a scholarship to offer a DBA in quality auditing?

  76. Hi am Adebisi Ruth from Nigeria am looking for full funded scholarship for nursing undergraduate student.i will be glad if my request be granted

  77. Hi; am Ntongo Sylivia from Uganda with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce (Accounting) with a GPA of 4.56. i need a scholarship for a Master’s Degree in B. Admin.

  78. Bayisa Amsalu Gondore

    My name is bayisa Amsalu Gondore I have bs degree by architecture engineering from Ethiopia university and I went upgrade my profession so please contract me if I am a winner of the chance thanks

  79. Nyang Makuach Kiew

    I’m Nyang Makuach Kiew from Republic of South Sudan. I’m a graduate of university of Juba B. Science in political science. I have post-graduate diploma in strategic studies. In interested in this scholarship because I want to do Master’s degree in political science


  80. Am from Ghana and a higher national diploma holder in pharmacy technology am interested in this scholarship to pursue medicine can you be of help please!? Thank you.

  81. Mensah Simon Kingsford

    Hallo,I’m from Ghana and a first degree holder in social science (Geography) from the university for Development studies. I would love to do my masters in your noble institution with a fully funded scholarship if offered one.

  82. Alhaji Sita Mohammed

    Hello, Am from Ghana and I have a family member who is a permanent resident in Canada and stays at Edmonton and he is ready to sponsor my education if I am giving a chance. Would that be posssible.

  83. Good morning, I am Nelson Caulker from Sierra Leone. I am in my final year studying Mass Communication at the University of Sierra Leone, Fourah Bay. I shall be completing by June next year. I want to study undergraduate or master’s degree in Corporate Communication. I sell photocopying paper to pay my fees. I count on you to please help me make my dream come through.
    I look forward to hearing from you at your convenient.
    Nelson Caulker.

  84. my name is Deng Mario from South Sudan, I’m a high school graduate. I have a dream to become a professional Journalist, I’m afraid it will hurt when I finally fail to achieve that dream.
    I’m kindly requesting to be considered with fully funded scholarship to study for degree in your institution.
    I’m looking forward to your reply.

  85. Nweke Roseline uloma

    My name is Nweke Roseline Uloma, have HND in public Administration in Nigeria Institute nd I long to continue with my Educational pursuit in your college waiting in an anticipation to your reply Email rossuloma@gmail.com

  86. Am pharmacist Eze Micheal Tochukwu, a Nigerian with bsc Hon. In pharmacy from university big Nigeria Nsukka. I would like to run a masters program in public health in your reputable university.
    Hope to get a favourable response.
    Eze Michael.

  87. I am BSC nurse I wanted to apply

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      How are you doing! Hope you are doing good. Here is Ayenew Meresa from Ethiopia. I look your scholarship program on the internet and am very interested with this. Regarding to my background, i have BSc degree in Food Science and Post-harvest Technology at Haramaya University, Ethiopia and i have also MSc degree in Food Technology at Bahir Dar University Institute of Technology, Ethiopia. Now am working in Amhara Region Agricultural Research Institute, Bahir Dar Food Science and Post-harvest Research Directorate as a Food Science Researcher and also am a sub-national coordinator of Agriculture to Nutrition Project (Funded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation). Hence i want to learn my Phd degree in Food and Nutrition Science in your University. Can i get this field of study in your university please? I look forward your response soon.

      Warm regards!

      Ayenew Meresa
      Food Science Researcher and
      Sub-national coordinator of Agriculture to Nutrition Project (Funded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
      Phone: +251 920251507
      e-mail: ayenewmeresa@gmail.com

  88. Hi am Christopher. I did Computer Engineering and I need to full scholarship to do my masters.
    Kindly assist.

  89. Ezeh Joseph chukwudi

    I am interested

  90. Am interested to do my masters in Agricultural Science am I eligible?

  91. Daud Saidat Adebola

    I am Msc holder in Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan, Nigeria, 2011.Am I eligible to apply for my PhD in Agricultural Economics?

  92. I have my MBA HR Human Resources will like to further am I eligible to apply. Funmi Adegoke.

  93. Onoja shaibu Yakubu

    It’s a nice conversion, I love that, I need fully studying, I am self employed. I am interiors furniture, thanks

  94. I will like to know if I can apply ,am from Nigeria and I study Nigerian too. I need to do my masters degree now please let me know if I can apply tnx.I study mass communication, and PGD in Department theater Arts ,course:media Arts

  95. Am Ruth Rufai,a registered nurse with bnsc in nursing in progress,i want to know if I can switch over to continue in the university with the degree program,am 38yrs old

  96. Hell,Dear,
    My name is wakjira Tolassa from ethiopia. I look your scholar ship program on the internet and am very interested with this.concerning my background ,I have BED degree in mathematics education from Addis Ababa University and also MSC degree in Numerical Analysis from jimma University, Ethiopia. currently am working in Oromiya Region Nekemte Teachers Training College at lecturer Position. Hence I went to learn My PHD degree in Numerical Analysis or any related field .if it is your interest, am keeping your response.
    Thank you !
    My contact : Phone +251913349537
    e-mail: wakjira.tolassa@gmail.com

  97. Elijah Sandy Owusu

    My name is Elijah Sandy Owusu from Ghana. I have diploma in registered general nurse. Will like to further my education to do the degree and my masters. I will be also grateful if I’m offered a scholarship to do medicine in your grate institution. Thank You

  98. My name is Birhanu Kuma from Ethiopia .I want a full scholarship program in PHD ,I have MBA degree in business Administration .Hence i went to learn my phd in your university any related field .interest respond me ,i am keeping your respond please.

  99. Mohd Tasiu Abdullah

    Mohd Tasiu Abdullah is my name, I ‘m from Nigeria, I graduated with second class upper from Faculty of Law, Bayero University, Kano. It has always been my dream to study abroad. I want do my Masters degree (LL.M) in Canada.

    My Email address is najaatu502@gmail.com /Phone No. 08039229527

  100. My name is Aiyegbusi Faith from Nigeria. I have BSc in Finance with a Second Class Upper.I’m interested in your Scholarship Programme and would like to know how to apply for MSc in Finance in your Programme.

    My contact: 08101080650
    Email: aiyegbusi2017@gmail. com

    Thank you.

  101. I’m from Ethiopia.I have Bsc in Mathematics from Mada walabu University, Ethiopia. Now i want to study my Msc program with related field. Thanks

  102. Hello Sir, I’m called Ateba Linus Ossendi,aged 32,,I’m a bachelor’s degree holder from the University of Yaounde ll,Soa, Cameroon and a lawyer of the Cameroon Bar Association.I wish to further my education in any law related program, especially, conflict resolutions, Human rights and international relations laws.I pray u grant me this lifetime opportunity,Thanks.

    My contact:679652145 Email:atebamcossendi3@gmail.com

  103. Greetings sir. Am currently a registered PhD student in University of Buea-cameroon.l hold an Msc in sociology, 02 Post graduate diplomas I social psychology & social work , Bsc in psychology. Am basically a social worker aged 55. Can l be eligible? Thanks for your reaction

  104. Hi, I am mamush boke from Ethiopia with a great feeling to learn. So I wish ur help and I am graduated from WCU by applied physics with CGPA 3.92 contact with me: +251915530097 and mamushboke5@gmail.com

  105. I am Seif Omar from Tanzania ,i am 24y …i complete my Advance course in 2016 ..i wish to study my Degree HGL course in Canada …i wish your help ..your Faithfull…….saifomry8@gmail.com

  106. i have 15 years work experience in the oil and gas sectors with MSc in Project Management from University of Salford, Manchester, UK but currently based in Nigeria; i wish i could be offer this opportunity to enhance excellence in my business teaching field.

  107. Iam yvone Abera from Uganda, with a bachelors degree in business administration and management , I would like to get this opportunity for masters degree in the same field.

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