Institute of Navigation (ION) Graduate Award
The Institute of Navigation is a U.S.-based learned society dedicated to the art of navigation. Its Alberta section includes members from industry and academia.
Donor Institute of Navigation (ION) Alberta Section
Field of Study Satellite-based navigation systems
Value Canadian dollar equivalent of US $1,000
Number Two
Duration One year
Eligibility Open to students registered full-time in a graduate program in the Department of Geomatics Engineering and whose research involves satellite-based navigation systems. Candidates will have completed at least two relevant graduate courses with a minimum average of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale, and have demonstrated strong research potential.

Candidates must be ION members for at least 12 months prior to the application deadline.

Selection criteria also include interest in the Institute of Navigation (ION) activities, demonstrated by attendance at meetings, awards received, and similar involvement in ION Alberta Section meetings.
Citizenship Unrestricted
Where Tenable University of Calgary, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Category Recommended by Program
Apply Students should apply to the Department of Geomatics Engineering. The application will consist of a letter describing the candidate’s academic performance and accomplishments in satellite navigation, proof of ION membership and the candidate’s activities with the ION.

Recommendations will be forwarded to the Graduate Scholarship Office. The recommendations are subject to final approval of the Graduate Scholarship Committee.
Deadline April 15
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