Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) Information Session

Monday, September 9, 2019 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am

CIHR is offering interactive information sessions to about CIHR award programs, including relevant policies, tips for applicants and guidelines on how to submit an application (including the harmonized Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral program).

If you are interested in attending this information session, either on-line or in-person, please visit this link to register.

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

Scholarships and Fellowships Presentation

Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Room 1217 AU Edmonton & Online

Julie Bourbonnais and Marcus Ward from NSERC will be presenting information on NSERC’s scholarships and fellowships programs for Athabasca University. The presentation includes information on their undergraduate, postgraduate and postdoctoral programs as well as advice and tips on how to apply.

To register to attend, please contact and advise if you will be presenting in person or online.

Graduate Student Research Conference - 2019

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2019 Graduate Student Research Conference - "One AU"
October 25 - 27, 2019

Thank you to everyone who submitted an abstract for the conference. The call for abstracts is now closed.

Don't forget to register to attend the conference before September 1st to take advantage of the early-bird rates. Find out more details on the conference website. Presenters are urged to take advantage of the various travel award opportunities that AU offers. Find out more...

Are you presenting at the 2019 Graduate Student Research Conference? We want you to feel prepped and ready to deliver a great presentation! Register to attend Linda McCloud-Bondoc's webinar, "Presenting Your Work at a Conference" to help you prepare for a successful #GSRC2019.

FREE workshops and webinars offered by the University of Lethbridge

The School of Graduate Studies at the University of Lethbridge has partnered with Athabasca University to offer free in-person and online workshops to all AU students! View their Calendar of Events here.

If you are interested in any of these workshops please contact Dr. Helen Kelley, School of Graduate Studies at