ICAN-WISE is the Integrated Collaborative Academic Network for Women in Science and Engineering.
The purpose of the ICAN-WISE Scholarship is to facilitate women mentee-mentor academic research collaborations in natural sciences and engineering fields.
The ICAN-WISE scholarship program was established for the Prairie Region of Canada in 2014. Each year, undergraduate students at participating universities in the Prairie region are invited to apply for the ICAN-WISE Scholarship which is valued at $6,000.
Six ICAN-WISE scholarships will be available in 2017, worth $6000 each, which are to be awarded to students that are enrolled in undergraduate programs in one of the following Prairie universities (2 awards per province):
Manitoba (University of Manitoba, University of Winnipeg, Brandon University, University College of the North);
Saskatchewan (University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina, First Nations University of Canada); and
Alberta (University of Calgary, University of Alberta, MacEwan University, University of Lethbridge, Mount Royal University).
If you are a female undergraduate student registered at any of the universities listed above, please proceed and complete step 1 to 3 on the application form. Submit your application by April 24, 2017, midnight to
Each applicant will be informed on April 28, 2017 whether or not her application was successful.
Download the application form below.
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