Research interships

The Government of Canada offers several scholarship programs to support candidates from abroad who wish to study or conduct research in Canada for 4-8 months. 

The University of Alberta is currently accepting applications from eligible student candidates for these competitions.

The following two programs are now open and follow the same timelines with an internal UAlberta application deadline of March 15.

Emerging Leaders of the Americas (ELAP)

For undergraduate and graduate students from the Caribbean and South America

Click here for the EduCanada Website about ELAP

Study in Canada Scholarships (SiCS)

For undergraduate and graduate students from Algeria, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Jordan, Kenya, Libya, Morocco, Nepal, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, and Ukraine.

Click here for the EduCanada Website about SiCS

UAlberta Specific Information:

Information for Host Supervisors can be found:

University of Alberta-specific instructions on How to Apply can be found:

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

ISA District 10 Student Scholarship

Application Process: 

  • Applications to be submitted to immediate past District 10 District Vice President from Western Canada
    • For 2020 this is Ian Verhappen
  • Deadline for students to apply: February 26, 2021 

Selection Process: 

  • The District 10 Scholarship committee consist of two (2) representatives from each active Section in Western Canada
  • Chairperson is immediate past District 10 District Vice President from Western Canada who will compile and distribute applications to Committee members by February 28 so that the award can be announced by March 19, 2021 
  • Committee will determine the award recipient based on all criteria components 
Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

DPS lab webinar for incoming graduate students, Oct27 2020, 10.00am, MT

Our lab will organize a webinar for graduate student interested in doing our lab in the 2021. In particular, the discussion will address:

  • requirements to join the group
  • skill requirements
  • expectations for new coming students
  • working environment
  • financial support
  • Q&A

The updated link will be available few days before 27ht of Oct. 2020. The webinar will be available through the zoom platform.

If the zoom platform is not available for some of participants please contact me and we will provide another possible way to interact.

Stevan Dubljevic is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 944 3093 7408
Passcode: 201023

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

University of Alberta Scholarships in Canada 2021 | Fully Funded

  • Country: Canada
  • University Name: Alberta University
  • Degree Level: Bachelors, Masters, Ph.D., Diploma, or Certificate programs
  • Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: 1st November 2020, March 1st, 2021, May 1st, 2021

Alberta university scholarships for international students is for All Students across the world. Currently, 7600+ Graduates from Alberta University & 34% are from other countries of the world are playing a vital role in research companies in Canada.

Awards, scholarships and prizes, which are awarded to outstanding applicants, are funded by a variety of sources including the Government of Canada, Government of Alberta, and the generosity of the university’s many donors. Some awards are exclusive to specific programs.
  • Department Specific Awards
  • Open Competition
  • University of Alberta Doctoral Recruitment Scholarship
  • University of Alberta Master’s Entrance Scholarship
  • FGSR Graduate Student Online Conference Award
  • FGSR Graduate Travel Awards
  • Killam Trust Scholarships
  • Andrew Stewart Memorial Graduate Prize
  • Tri-Council Canada Graduate Scholarships
  • Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships
  • Top-Up Awards
  • Alberta Innovates Graduate Scholarships
  • Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship (AGES)
  • Dr. Gary McPherson Leadership Scholarship
  • Mackenzie King Scholarships
  • Thesis Completion Awards
Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

ISA scholarrship

2020/2021 Scholarship Program

The ISA Process Measurement and Control Division is accepting scholarship applications for 2020/2021. Applicants must be nominated by PMCD members and be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program related to process measurement and control. The application deadline has been extended till May 15th 2020.ISA student members who contribute to the Society early in their careers are apt to become members for the long term. Do you know such promising students? If so, please encourage them to apply. For consideration, the 2020/2021 PMCD scholarship application form is enclosed.  

To be considered for the scholarships, applicants must submit only  two of the following documents which is completed application form as well as Transcript for consideration:

  • Completed application form
  • Transcript
  • Letter of recommendation
  • ISA membership form, if not a member

Please click here to access the scholarship form. Good luck with all the participants.

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

U of A Free Pizza & Pop Tomorrow!

Free Pizza, Pop, Career Advice & More!

Attention all U of A Engineering Students! To kick off your school year, the ISA (International Society of Automation) Edmonton Section is hosting a Tailgate Pizza Party & Student Membership Drive.

Enjoy… free pizza, free pop and sign-up to receive information from the ISA Edmonton Section. As well, ISA Edmonton Section Board Members that work in the field of automation and instrumentation (also former U of A graduates) will be on-site to chat with you about your studies, career plans and the benefits of ISA membership.

Note: If you signed-up last year, you need to sign-up again at the event to get the free food and drink (it takes 10 seconds). 

Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019
Time: Anytime between 11:00am and 1:00pm
Location: U of A Engineering Quad

See you there!

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

World Robotics Sailing Championship (WRSC)

The World Robotics Sailing Championship (WRSC) and The International Robotic Sailing Conference (IRSC) is the world largest fully autonomous sailing robot event. The competition is open to wind-powered unmanned surface vehicles up to 4 metres long. The conference provides researchers with the opportunity to present and exchange ideas on their work.

The 12th WRSC and IRSC, with the theme “Connected Maritime Intelligence“, will be held during August 25th-31st in Ningbo, China.

UofA- Sailing boat

We are preparing to form the team for the August competition. If interested grad and undergraduate students please feel free to contact us (preferable by June 15,2019).

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

Local ISA Edmonton Scholarships – Apply!

The ISA Edmonton Section is proud to be the administrator of two of our very own scholarships: The Bohdan (Bob) Bahniuk Scholarship and the J.R. (Bob) Connell Memorial Scholarship; awarded based on satisfactory academic achievement and volunteer-related activity with the ISA Edmonton Section and/or in the community. 

The application deadline for the 2018/2019 school year is May 17, 2019. 

Apply Online Now! (it only takes 5 minutes)

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

Government of Canada International Scholarships

Government of Canada International Scholarships 
ELAP | Caricom | SEED | Canada-Chile

The Government of Canada offers several scholarship programs to support candidates from abroad who wish to study, conduct research, or gain professional development in Canada on a short-term basis. These programs include:

Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments

Student Night 2019 -Registration Open

The ISA Edmonton Section invites YOU to join us on January 28, 2019 for our annual Student Night at the Yellowhead Brewery. The theme for this year's event is expert panel advice!  Students, here's your chance to get career advice from a panel of automation industry experts employed by EnbridgeEPCORPembina Pipeline & Spartan ControlsNetwork with these experts and 15+ other automation industry professionals that sit on the ISA Edmonton Section Board.
Posted in News by Stevan Dubljevic. No Comments