The University of Edmonton is offering Dr.Gary McPherson leadership scholarship for Canadian students. The recipient must have been enrolled full-time in the current academic year and be living in Alberta.

This scholarship recognizes students who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, especially in the area of disability, and/or initiative to improve the conditions and lives of others.

Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship at University of Edmonton in Canada Description: 

  • Applications Deadline: January 25, 2019
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available for the graduate programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is available for all disciplines of academic study
  • Scholarship Award: $2,000 each will be awarded annually.
  • Nationality: Canadian students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship at University of Edmonton in Canada: 

Eligible Countries: Canadian students

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person (visa students are not eligible),
  • Be an Alberta resident, and to be considered an Alberta resident one of the following conditions must apply: –
    one parent or legal guardian has maintained the permanent residence in Canada for at least twelve (12) consecutive months immediately prior to commencing post-secondary studies and be residing in Alberta, or –
  • Alberta is the last place the student has lived for twelve (12) consecutive months immediately prior to commencing post-secondary studies, or – was married to an Alberta resident immediately prior to commencing post-secondary studies.
  • Be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary program: undergraduate, professional, graduate, apprenticeship, diploma or certificate program at a designated Alberta institution in the year of nomination, and
  • Have shown outstanding leadership, especially in the area of disability, and/or initiative to improve the lives of other people while attending a post-secondary institution in Alberta.

English Language Requirements: The applicants must be fluent in English.

Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship at University of Edmonton in Canada Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Include with your completed application:

  • A resume highlighting your leadership involvement and other activities related to improving the lives of other people,
    • a related letter of reference, and
    • an essay of up to a maximum of 1,000 words – please refer to page 2 of the application for details.

Online Application

Scholarship Link