The Edets’seèhdzà studentship supports an Aurora College student to be involved in health research during their studies. The award provides a $20,000 stipend for students interested in participating in a health research project over the summer months (full-time) or during the school year (part-time).
Edets’seèhdzà means stepping forward to challenge yourself in the Tlicho language.
How to Apply
The application package is made up of the following:
- Completed application form
- Letter of intent (one page) describing how you meet each of the eligibility requirements (listed below)
- Essay (two pages maximum) describing your goals and how participating in a research project would help you meet your goal and contribute to health and wellness priorities of Indigenous people in the NWT
- Two letters of reference from current or former instructors or supervisors that you have worked with in the last three years.
Deadline: March 15, 2019
Notice of Decision: April 2019
Start date: Flexible, depending on the project and the student schedule
Download the application form: