Killam Trust Scholarships
The $400 million Killam Trusts are among Canada’s largest and most prestigious endowments for scholarly activities. The Killam Bequest has provided more than $60 million to the University of Alberta between the three programs that the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) administers:
• Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Scholarship
• Dorothy J Killam Memorial Graduate Prizes
• Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring
$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.
*Renewals must meet eligibility requirements and submit a Renewal Form six weeks before the end of year one funding.
Students complete the combined Killam and Andrew Stewart Awards application form and submit supporting documents to their department to be considered for both the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Scholarship and the Dorothy J Killam Memorial Graduate Prizes, as well as the Andrew Stewart Prize.