Graduate Law Scholarships & Awards, UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY,CANADA

Graduate Scholarships & AwardsFaculty of Law Scholarship AvailabilityFaculty of Law Graduate Scholarships are generally available only to full-time students in the thesis-based LLM program. The Faculty of Graduate Studies also has a number of scholarships for which students can apply, and an open scholarship competition each spring for which theFaculty of Law puts forward recommendations. For more information, see: http://grad.ucalgary.ca//funding. Faculty of Law Graduate Scholarships1. The Alberta Law Foundation Graduate Scholarship SOURCE OF FUNDS: The Alberta Law FoundationFIELD OF STUDY: Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental LawVALUE: $14,000NUMBER: TenDURATION: One year, not renewableELIGIBILITY: Open to full-time graduate students who are registered in or admissible to a program of studies leading to a Master’s degree in the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary. Selection will be based on academic excellence and proven ability of the applicant in the area of study.WHERE TENABLE: The Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary.APPLY: Awards will be recommended to the University of Calgary Graduate Scholarship Committee by a Committee of the Faculty of Law based upon academic excellence and proven ability of the applicant in the area of study. The awards will be subject to the approval of the University of Calgary Graduate Scholarship Committee.CLOSING DATE: December 152. The Honourable N.D. McDermid Graduate Scholarships in LawDONOR: McDermid Law Fund in memory of the late Honourable Neil Douglas McDermid, Q.C. who was a prominent member of the legal profession of Alberta and the Calgary community for many years.VALUE: $12,000NUMBER: Maximum TwoDURATION: One year, not renewable. ELIGIBILITY: Offered annually to graduate students enrolled on a full-time basis in the LL.M. program in the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary. If, in the opinion of the University of Calgary Graduate Scholarship Committee, no suitable applications are received, no awards will be made.WHERE TENABLE: University of CalgaryAPPLY: Awards will be recommended by a Committee of the Faculty of Law based upon academic excellence and proven ability in the area of study. The awards will be subject to the approval of the University of Calgary Graduate Scholarship Committee.CLOSING DATE: December 15 3. Faculty of Law Graduate Scholarship SOURCE OF FUNDS: Contributions made to the Focus on Natural Resources Law Campaign; matching grant provided from the Province of Alberta.FIELD OF STUDY: Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law.VALUE: Up to $10,500NUMBER: OneDURATION: One year, not renewable.ELIGIBILITY: Open to full-time graduate students who are registered in or admissible to a program of studies leading to a Master’s degree in the Faculty of Law. If, in the opinion of the University of Calgary Graduate Scholarship Committee, no suitable applications are received, no awards will be made.WHERE TENABLE: The Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary.APPLY: Awards will be recommended by a Committee of the Faculty of Law based upon academic excellence and proven ability in the area of study. The awards will be subject to the approval of the University of Calgary Graduate Scholarship Committee CLOSING DATE: December 154. Canadian Institute for Resources Law SOURCE OF FUNDS: Canadian Institute of Resources LawFIELD OF STUDY: Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental LawVALUE: $5,000NUMBER: OneDURATION: One year, not renewableELIGIBILITY: Open to full-time graduate students who are registered in or admissible to a program of studies leading to a Master’s degree in the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary. Selection will be based on academic excellence and proven ability of the applicant in the area of study.WHERE TENABLE: The Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary.APPLY: Awards will be recommended to the Canadian Institute of Resources Law by a committee of the Faculty of Law based upon academic excellence and proven ability of the applicant in the area of study. The awards will be subject to the approval of the Canadian Institute of Resources Law.CLOSING DATE: December 15 5. Canadian Petroleum Law FoundationSOURCE OF FUNDS: Canadian Petroleum Law FoundationFIELD OF STUDY: Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental LawVALUE: up to $20,000NUMBER: OneDURATION: One year, not renewableELIGIBILITY: Open to full-time graduate students who are registered in or admissible to a program of studies leading to a Master’s degree in the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary. Selection will be based on thesis topic(s) that are of interest to Canadian oil and gas lawyers; or recipient(s) intending to make a significant contribution to Canadian oil and gas legal practice.WHERE TENABLE: The Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary.APPLY: Awards will be recommended to the Canadian Petroleum Law Foundation by a committee of the Faculty of Law based upon academic excellence and proven ability of the applicant in the area of study. The awards will be subject to the approval of the Canadian Petroleum Law Foundation.CLOSING DATE: December 15