This award was created to honor Sandy A Mactaggart for his many contributions to the University of Alberta. Mr Mactaggart spent ten years on the Board of Governors, four years as Chancellor and Chair of the Senate, and six months as Interim Chair of the Board.
More than one hundred years after its founding, the University of Alberta has an international profile of excellence across the humanities, sciences, creative arts, engineering, and health sciences. And, as the province’s flagship university, the U of A brings the benefits of being a globally recognized institution to Alberta’s citizenry.
University of Alberta undergraduate or graduate students.
Submitted an application for exchange to Education Abroad demonstrating that plan to study for at least one semester in Asia.
Satisfactory academic standing.
Demonstrate ability to benefit from pursuing academic studies in Asia, show an interest in learning more about Asian peoples and cultures, and show an interest in fostering international understanding.