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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 part-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.

  • A student admitted to a Master’s or Doctoral program under the “Provisional Status” may not receive this award during the provisional period. The selected recipient must meet the above criteria, including intending to register full time in both the Fall 2019 and Winter 2020 terms in order to be eligible for the 19-20 WHRFC award.

    Recipients may hold the Women’s Health Research Foundation of Canada Part-Time Graduate Scholarship concurrently with any other awards, consistent with policies in the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
    Value $1,500.00 (approx.)
    Currency Canadian
    Tenable at University of Manitoba for the 2019-2020 competition year.
    Deadlines June 28
    Application Details Applicants are to submit applications and required documentation to their department first, so the department can forward the completed and signed application to the Faculty of Graduate Studies, 500 University Centre. The applications are to be forwarded no later than June 28, 2019, attn: Kayla Wharton.

    Current applications for this application year are available online at: http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/media/WHRFC_PartTime_2015.pdf
    Please make sure to use this application when applying for this award.

    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).

    Contact: You can contact the Awards Assistant, Kayla Wharton, at 474-8089 or email her at kayla.wharton@umanitoba.ca if you have any questions about the award.

    Updated: June 28th, 2019

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