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COGECO Graduate Communications Scholarship

Description: COGECO Inc. established the COGECO Graduate Communications Scholarship to address the need for greater knowledge and improved understanding of all aspects of broadcasting and media communications. Its objective is to support graduate students whose research is related to virtually any area of media communications such as, but not limited to, the sociology of mass media, regulatory economics, educational applications or broadcast technology, and advanced telecommunications engineering.
Value: The specific annual amount (not more than $10,000) of the scholarship will be determined by the Selection Committee, based on the financial resources available and subject to University practices and procedures with respect to trust value preservation. This scholarship is renewable at the discretion of the Awards Committee.
Eligibility: The scholarship is open to students in any college pursuing a graduate degree in an area of research that relates to media communications and the design, development, application, administration, or distribution of broadcasting and communications technology. Students must be enrolled in or admitted to a full-time research degree program of study in the College of Graduate Studies and Research.
Selection criteria:
  • demonstrated academic excellence
  • research potential and aptitude; and
  • relevance of current research.
  • Application Procedure: Interested candidates may apply, in the form of a letter, to the Director of Graduate Awards and Scholarships in the College of Graduate Studies and Research. Application letters should indicate why a candidate feels he/she is qualified, as well as describe the candidate's current research and past accomplishments as these relate to the broadcast and communications field. Applicants should include two letters of reference from individuals who can comment on their work and research potential. Please indicate your student number in the application package; this will speed up the process in processing your application.
    Website:
    Mailing Address: College of Graduate Studies and Research
    Attn: Director of Awards & Scholarships
    University of Saskatchewan
    Rm C180 Administration Bldg
    Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A2
    Phone: 306-966-5760
    Email: gradstudies.awards@usask.ca
    Deadline: June 02, 2014

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