2018 Scholarship Application

  Scholarship Application 2018

Alberta Women’s Science Network supports diversity in STEM.  We are pleased to announce our upcoming 2018 scholarship application which is now open for applicants.


AWSN Scholarship - $3000

Deadline for complete application submission  has been extended to  June 30, 2018!


Eligibility criteria:


  1. Are you a minority student who is continuing full time undergraduate studies entering your third or fourth year of an undergraduate program in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (a gender minority in a traditionally male/female dominated program — for example, a young woman studying engineering or a young man studying nursing) at an Alberta university, college, or technical institute?  
  2. Have you demonstrated STEM leadership in the academic or community setting?


If the answer to both questions above is a resounding YES then we invite you to apply for the AWSN scholarship.


Please note that the following will be required as part of your application package:

1. A copy of your 2017-2018 transcript.(An official transcript sealed by the registrar of your university or other institution will be required from the scholarship recipient)

2. Your CV (Please note: a CV is curriculum vitae: "A special type of resume traditionally used within the academic community. Unlike a resume, a CV tends to be longer and more informational than
promotional in tone".)

3. One page (single-spaced 12 pt font in Times New Roman) essay on your leadership experience and skills.

4. One letter of reference that speaks to this demonstrated leadership.



Please email awards@awsn.org for more information.  In your request for more information, please include a contact telephone number so that we can contact you should this be necessary.

Scholarship Applicant
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Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.

BEFORE YOU SUBMIT:  All submissions become the property of AWSN.  You will not be notified of missing information, so ensure your application is complete.  Incomplete applications will not be accepted for review.  Finalists may be contacted for official transcripts.  Only the winner will be notified of the final outcome of the selection process.