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Research Fields TEST Women's Health
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Eligibility The Women’s Health Research Foundation of Canada has offered the Women’s Health Research Foundation of Canada Graduate Scholarship annually since 1992. In 2009, the Foundation established an endowment fund at the University of Manitoba to support the Scholarship in perpetuity. The Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative has made a contribution to the fund. The fund will be used to offer scholarships to graduate students whose research focus is in some area of women’s health. One scholarship will be offered to a graduate student who:
  • is enrolled full-time in the Faculty of Graduate Studies, in any Masters or Doctoral program;
  • has achieved a minimum degree grade point average of 3.5 (or equivalent) based on the last 60 credit hours of study;
  • has demonstrated superior intellectual ability and academic accomplishment;
  • is undertaking or has proposed to undertake research in any area of women’s health for his/her thesis or practicum.

  • NOTE: there is a part-time award for the Women's Health Research Foundation of Canada, also found on our database. It is worth $1,500.00 and for part-time students enrolled in the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Please see the link here for more information: http://webapps.cc.umanitoba.ca/gradawards/index.asp?WCI=SearchForm&WCE=browse&keywords=&criteria=any&category=0&citizen=0&range=0-1000000&tenable=0&byResearch=on&byAward=on&byEligibility=on&id=3672&letter=W
    Value $3,000 approx.
    Currency Canadian
    Tenable at University of Manitoba for the 2017-2018 competition year.
    Deadlines April 15
    Application Details Applicants are to submit applications and required documentation to their department first. Please contact your department for their deadline. Departments are to submit the completed application to the Faculty of Graduate Studies no later than April 15, 2017. Applications are available online at http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/media/WHRFC_FullTime_2015.pdf

    Please make sure you read the application carefully. You will need two (2) additional reference letters, which is in addition to part 3 and part 4 of the application. The two additional reference letters can be submitted via hardcopy and must arrive in envelopes that have been sealed and endorsed (signed over the back flap). Alternatively, letters of reference can be emailed directly from the referee to Laura McMillan, Awards Assistant, at laura.mcmillan@umanitoba.ca. Letters of reference sent via email must be sent as PDF attachments - letters written in the body of an email will not be accepted.

    Contact: The Faculty of Graduate Studies. You can contact the award assistant, Laura McMillan, at 474-8089 or email her at laura.mcmillan@umanitoba.ca

    Updated: February 13, 2017

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