Enrolled in an MSc or PhD Program in Pharmacology. Awarded annually to one or more MSc or PhD student(s) in their 1st to 5th year of study on the basis of superior academic achievement. Preference will be given to students whose funding from other sources is insufficient to cover all costs associated with full time participation in the graduate program. Students must be in good standing in the graduate program, and be making good progress in their graduate studies.
Applications for this award must include: 1. Graduate transcripts 2. A detailed description of all sources of funding (i.e. assistantships, bursaries, employment income, external and UofA Scholarships, loans and tuition supplements) 3. Letter of support from their research supervisor
Selection: The Graduate Studies Executive Committee (GSEC) of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Alberta will make the final selection and forward the name(s) of eligible student(s) to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research.
This award will be given annually to a PhD student in their 2nd to 5th year of study. Selection will be made by the Graduate Studies Executive Committee of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Alberta based on the following criteria:
Applications for this award must include:
Endowed by Joan M Reiffenstein
Eligibility: Awarded annually to a student registered in a graduate degree program in the Department of Pharmacology or to a student whose supervisor holds a primary appointment in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Alberta. The bursary is intended to support attendance at a meeting of the Canadian Society of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at which an abstract is to be presented.
Application: Students should submit a letter of application to the Graduate Studies Executive Committee of the Department of Pharmacology, 9-70 Medical Sciences Building, which states that they will be attending and presenting an abstract at a meeting of the Canadian Society of Pharmacology and Therapeutics. A copy of the accepted abstract should be attached to the application.
Please refer to FGSR website for more information: