University of Alberta

Funding for this program is made possible in part by the generosity and commitment of our donors. The list below represents individual Awards contributing to the funding available. As an applicant, you only need to apply to the scholarship or bursary program listed, or based on the application procedures indicated on the specified program page. Should you be selected as a recipient, you would then be notified as to which individual Award(s) you have received.

East Asian Studies

The following scholarships are part of the Faculty/Department Scholarship Competition.

Chinese Community Scholarship

Field of Study: East Asian Studies-Chinese Studies

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the second or subsequent years of an undergraduate degree in East Asian Studies. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated excellence in Chinese coursework. Preference given to students with indicated financial need. Students in receipt of awards totaling $2000 or more are not eligible for this scholarship.

Funded by: Endowed through funds raised from the Melody of Spring concert hosted by the Chinese community in 1998.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Department of East Asian Studies

Chinese Graduates Association of Alberta Scholarship

Field of Study: Chinese Studies

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the second or third year of an undergraduate degree in East Asian Studies. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated excellence in Chinese coursework.

Funded by: Endowed by the Chinese Graduates Association of Alberta

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Department of East Asian Studies

Filipino Canadian Saranay Association Scholarship

Field of Study: Department of East Asian Studies

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in an undergraduate degree in East Asian Studies. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by the Filipino Canadian Saranay Association, Edmonton, Alberta

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of East Asian Studies

Laifong Leung Scholarship

Field of Study: Chinese Literature

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the third or subsequent years of an undergraduate degree in East Asian Studies. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated excellence in three senior-level Chinese literature or culture courses. Preference given to a student with demonstrated interest in pursuing a graduate degree in Chinese literature and culture.

Funded by: Dr Laifong Leung, Professor Emeritus

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of East Asian Studies

Tatsuo Ozawa Scholarship

Field of Study: East Asian Studies, Japanese Studies

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement enrolled in the third or subsequent years of an honors or major in East Asian Studies. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated excellence in Japanese coursework.

Funded by: Endowed by the University of Alberta to commemorate the Honourable Dr Tatsuo Ozawa's ongoing commitment to the University and his efforts at furthering international relations between Japan and Canada

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Department of East Asian Studies

Guy Stuart Phillips Memorial Award

Field of Study: East Asian Studies

Conditions: Awarded to a student who is a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident with satisfactory academic standing enrolled in the second or subsequent years of East Asian Studies. Selection based on academic standing and demonstrated interest in East Asian culture, history, and language. Preference given to students with indicated financial need.

Funded by: Endowed by friends and family of the late Guy Stuart Phillips to encourage individuals not familiar with the culture, history, and languages of East Asia to pursue studies in these areas.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Department of East Asian Studies