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Research Fields TEST Human Genetics
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Citizenship Unrestricted
Eligibility An endowment fund has been established at the University of Manitoba, with an initial contribution of $250,000 from the President's Fund, to support graduate students writing a thesis in any area of human genetics. One annual scholarship will be offered to a student who:
1. is enrolled full-time in the Faculty of Graduate Studies in either the second year of any Master program or the third or fourth year of any Doctoral program
2. has achieved a minimum degree grade point average of 3.5 (or equivalent) based on the last 60 credit hours of study
3. is writing a thesis in any area of human genetics
4. is in good standing in his/her degree program.
The award in not automatically renewable for Doctoral students but previous recipients may apply. The maximum number of Scholarships one student may hold in his or her lifetime is two (2). Recipients may hold the President's Graduate Scholarship in Human Genetics concurrently with any other awards, consistent with policies in the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Value $11000
For the 2022-2023 competition year - must be registered full time in Fall 2022 and Winter 2023 terms to be eligible for this award.
Currency Canadian
Tenable at University of Manitoba for 2022-2023
Deadlines January 20
Application Details Deadline: January 20, 2023

Applicants are required to submit the online application. The application includes a current transcript (web transcripts acceptable), a description of the proposed or ongoing research (500 word max), and two academic letters of reference from professors at a post-secondary institution.

The online application can be found at the link below:


Contact: If you have inquiries regarding this award, please contact by email Graduate.Awards@umanitoba.ca

Updated: November 24, 2022


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