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.

Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

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

Dr Clement W Bowman Scholarship in Honors Applied Mathematics

Field of Study: Honors Applied Mathematics

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement enrolled in the third year of Honors in Applied Mathematics in the Faculty of Science. Selection based on academic standing in mathematics courses.

Funded by: Endowed by Dr Clement W Bowman

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

JW Campbell Memorial Prize in Mathematics

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student of outstanding merit in MATH 117 and 118, provided that the student's record is otherwise satisfactory to the Faculty Council.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs JW Campbell in memory of her husband, former Head of the Department of Mathematics.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By application to the Department of Mathematical Sciences

I M May Denham Memorial Scholarship in Mathematics

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: To be awarded annually to an undergraduate student with superior academic achievement entering or continuing in any year of the specialization programs offered by the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences. The recipient will be chosen on the basis of academic standing. In the event that two students are deemed to be equally deserving for this scholarship preference will be given to students in financial need, and/or in the combined specialization in mathematics and finance program. Such preference will be at the discretion of the Department Council.

Funded by: Endowed by the family of Dr Ross A Denham and friends of I M May Denham

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Academic Excellence Scholarships

Field of Study: Mathematics or Statistics

Conditions: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to students entering the honors or specialization program in Mathematics or Statistics at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of Grade 11 and/or Grade 12 final marks. Factors that may be considered in selection include exceptional mathematical ability, performance in mathematics courses and mathematics competitions, articles in school or other magazines and organization of mathematical activities.

Funded by: Members of the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Thorleif M Fostvedt Scholarship in Mathematics

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: Awarded to students with superior academic achievement entering the second, third, or fourth year of an undergraduate degree in Mathematics and Finance in the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences. Selection based on academic standing. Preference given to students who are not in receipt of another major award.

Funded by: Endowed through a bequest from the Estate of Thorleif M Fostvedt

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Murray Thomas Gibson Memorial Scholarships in Mathematics

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: To be awarded annually to students with superior academic achievment in the honors Mathematics program at the University of Alberta. Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic standing.

Funded by: Bequeathed by the late Robert Nelson Gibson, former student in the department of Mathematics in memory of his father, Murray Thomas Gibson.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statiscal Sciences

Dr Ali-Amir Husain Memorial Scholarship in Mathematics

Field of Study: Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement convocating with a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Mathematics. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by family in memory of Dr Husain

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Afzal A. Khan Outstanding Achievement in Mathematics Scholarship

Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement continuing in the second, third or fourth year of study in the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences with an honors or specialization in mathematics. Selection based on academic standing in Mathematics courses of the prior year of study. Recipient must not have received other awards in the field of Mathematics in the same year.

Funded by: In loving memory of our dear father, Mr. Afzal A. Khan, P.Eng., who had a mastery of mathematics. It was his hobby, his passion and his legacy.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Murray S Klamkin Prize in Elementary Geometry

Field of Study: Elementary Geometry

Conditions: To be awarded annually to an undergraduate student with superior academic achievement in MATH 241, MATH 243, MATH 341, or MATH 343, provided the student's academic record is otherwise satisfactory in the year of the award. Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing in the courses noted above.

Funded by: Endowed by family and friends to commemorate the eightieth birthday of Professor Emeritus Murray S Klamkin, former Chair of the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination to the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

John Ross McGregor Scholarship in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Field of Study: Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement convocating with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Honors or Specialization program in Mathematics or Statistics. Selection based on the highest academic standing in the final two years of studies.

Funded by: Yin Yew (George) Hui

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Leo Moser Gold Medal in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Field of Study: Mathematical or Statistical Sciences

Conditions: Awarded in odd-numbered years to a student with superior academic achievement convocating from either the Specialization or Honors program in Mathematical or Statistical Sciences. Recipient will be the student with the highest academic achievement in the final two years of studies.

Funded by: Ron and Marcia Bercov

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Scholarships for Specialization in Mathematical Sciences

Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences

Conditions: To be awarded annually to continuing undergraduate students with superior academic achievement entering the third or fourth year in Specialization programs offered by the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences. Recipients will be chosen on the basis of academic standing in the previous winter session.

Funded by: Endowed by the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Ernest Wilson Sheldon Memorial Prize in Mathematics

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: Awarded to a student of outstanding merit completing third year of the Honors program in Mathematics. The award will be based on performance in the mathematics courses of the third year.

Funded by: Endowed by Mrs Sheldon in memory of the late Dr EW Sheldon, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Mathukumalli Venkata Subbamma Prize

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: To be awarded annually to an undergraduate student who has shown outstanding academic ability in Number Theory, as judged by the performance in at least one Number Theory course, and whose academic record is otherwise satisfactory. This award may be given to a convocating student.

Funded by: Endowed by the Dr MV Subbarao family in honor of the memory of the late Mathukumalli Venkata Subbamma of Edmonton

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Cyril G Wates Memorial Prize

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: Awarded annually to a student of outstanding academic merit in MATH 127 provided that the student's record is otherwise satisfactory to the Faculty Council.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Helen Aida Burns Wates.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Cyril G Wates Memorial Scholarship

Field of Study: Mathematics

Conditions: To be awarded annually to a student of outstanding academic merit completing the second year of the Honors program in Mathematics. The award will be based on performance in the mathematics courses of the second year.

Funded by: Endowed by the late Helen Alida Burns Wates.

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Yahya Scholarship in Mathematics

Field of Study: Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Conditions: Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the fourth year of study for a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Mathematics. Selection based on academic standing.

Funded by: Endowed by the family in memory of Dr Yahya

Application/Nomination Procedure: By nomination from the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences