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Research Fields TEST family issues human ecology
Categories Home Economics/Human Ecology
Citizenship Unrestricted
Eligibility To commemorate 1994, the United Nations International Year of the Family, and the major participation of Manitoba citizens, the Premier's Family Year-94 Volunteer Council and the Government of Manitoba have established a fund of $50,000 including matching funds provided by The University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship Matching Funds Program. The Manitoba Family Year 1994 Legacy Scholarship will be awarded to a graduate student studying in the Department of Family Social Sciences at The University of Manitoba. The objective of the scholarship is to support and encourage research on the family and to recognize academic excellence.
At the discretion of the selection committee, the award may be divided between two equally qualified candidates. The decision will typically be made in the fall, for students registering full-time in the current year. The scholarship may not be held concurrently with a University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship. The scholarship shall be awarded annually to a student(s) who:
  • is registered full-time in a Master's program in the Department of Family Social Sciences;
  • has completed at least 9 credit hours in the program with a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better;
  • plans to publish research findings related to family issues.

  • Because the participation in and impetus for the International Year of the Family was initiated by home economists, preference will be given to candidates who are graduates from home economics/human ecology or related programs.
    Value 70% of the annual interest on the fund
    Currency Canadian
    Tenable at Department of Family Social Sciences.
    Deadlines No deadlines available
    Application Details Contact the Faculty of Human Ecology.

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