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Rick "Tiger" Williams Summer Studentship in Brain Injury Research

This award was established in memory of Rick "Tiger" Williams who through his life and love of hockey had a tremendous heart and personality and an indelible impact on the family and friends he encountered.  This summer studentship will help train the future leaders in brain and mental health research at the Hotchkiss Brain Institute at the University of Calgary.


Friends of Rick "Tiger" Williams Trust


Open to students registered full-time in the BSc Neuroscience undergraduate program at the University of Calgary. Offered annually to summer students pursuing brain and/or mental health research at the University of Calgary under the supervision of a full-time faculty member (professorial track).


The award is tenable for a minimum of 3 months, and a maximum of 4 months during the period of May to August.

The stipend is $1,250 per month to a maximum of $5,000 per student per year.



Where Tenable:

University of Calgary



Nomination Process:

Awards will be adjudicated by a subcommittee of the HBI Education Committee


BSc Neuroscience candidates must apply using the general Summer Studentship application form.


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