In addition to these awards, the University supports graduate students through teaching, research, and service fellowships and assistanceships. For these, contact your graduate chair or graduate administrator for details.
WAGS Distinguished Master's Thesis Award
|Value||Certificate, $1,000USD cash prize, travel expenses|
|Eligibility||Each year the Western Association of Graduate Schools recognizes distinguished scholarly achievement at the Master’s level. |
To be eligible for this award, students must have completed the Master's degree between July 1 of the preceding academic year and June 30 of the current year (i.e. July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018).
The Award consists of a Certificate of award, a cash prize of $1,000 (US), and travel expenses for the student and/or faculty thesis advisor to receive the Award at the annual meeting held in the Spring.
|Apply||The Dean of the College of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies, on behalf of the University of Saskatchewan, may put forward one nomination each year for the Award. In May of each year, the CGPS will invite departments and colleges to make nominations.|
Initial screening will be based upon four criteria:
Note: The External Examiner reports will be used by the Awards Committee to adjudicate this competition. Please ensure that the Pre-defense Report of the External Examiner (Form 403.1, PhD degree) for the student you wish to nominate is included in the nomination package.
If submitting the nomination package via e-mail, make sure that all documents are in PDF format.
Graduate Awards & Scholarships
Room 116 Thorvaldson Building
110 Science Place
Saskatoon, SK S7K 5C9
|Deadline||April 1 2019|