Graduate Scholarship Office

For general inquiries, you can reach us by email gsaward@ucalgary.ca, or by phone (403) 220-4938.


The Awards team is comprised of specialists who can answer student questions about awards, eligibility and maintaining eligibility.

Find the graduate scholarship officer for your award(s) below.

Elsa-Lee Alho


Award Competitions

  • Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship (AGES)
  • Alberta Innovates Graduate Studentships (Health)
  • Canada Graduate Scholarships Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements SSHRC (CGS-MSFSS SSHRC)
  • Canada Graduate Scholarships Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements CIHR (CGS-MSFSS CIHR)
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
  • Entrance Scholarships
  • Killam Scholarships
  • Program-Recommended Awards - Environmental Design
  • Program-Recommended Awards - Haskayne
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
  • Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (SSHRC)
  • Vanier Graduate Scholarships (CIHR)

Graduate Scholarship Officer

Phone: (403) 220-2805

Email Elsa

Erin Coburn


Award Competitions 

  • Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarships (Technology)
  • Canada Graduate Scholarships Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS NSERC)
  • Indigenous Award Competition
  • Mitacs
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
  • Open Doctoral Scholarship
  • Program Recommended Awards - General
  • Special Awards
  • Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (NSERC)

Graduate Scholarship Officer

Phone: (403) 220-5690

Email Erin

Jamie Pryde


Award Competitions

  • Program Recommended Awards - Medicine
  • Schmeelk Canada Fellowship

Scholarship Team Lead

Phone: (403) 220-8483

Email Jamie

Krishanga (Mihiri) Wijesuriya


Award Competitions 

  • Achievement Awards
  • CAGS UMI / CGS UMI / WAGS
  • Mackenzie King Scholarships
  • Medals and Prizes
  • Travel Awards
  • Trudeau Fellowships

Graduate Scholarship Administrative Officer

Phone: (403) 220-8581

Email Mihiri