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Wolfe Family Graduate Student Scholarships

Description:

To recognize academic excellence, human compassion and participation in sports and/or physical activities of graduate students entering or continuing in a Master's or Ph.D degree program at the University of Saskatchewan.

Value: $3,000 with a possibility of renewal, depending upon financial resources available.

Eligibility: Preference will be given to students in the Fine Arts and/or Humanities.

To be eligible candidates must:

  • Be entering or continuing in a Master's or Ph.D. program at the University of Saskatchewan;
  • Be fulltime and have a minimum grade point average of 80%;
  • First preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Have devoted an average of 2 hours weekly over 40 weeks for the past year to compassionate activity(ies), including but not limited to: assistance to or visiting of isolated aged, weak, infirm or handicapped persons in their homes or community residence; or tutorial assistance to socially disadvantaged physically handicapped children; or community service, together with two testimonials to this effect, or;
  • Have devoted an average of 2 hours weekly over 40 weeks for the past year to participation in individual or team sports and/or physical activities, together with two testimonials to this effect.

Second preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • devoted time to both compassionate activities and sports/physical activities but have not met the target of an average of 2 hours weekly over 40 weeks in the previous year, together with two testimonials to this effect.
  • Application Procedure: Applicants must provide the following:
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts (U of S transcripts not required)
  • One letter of reference supporting the application from your Supervisor or Graduate Chair
  • Testimonials as per the eligibility criteria listed above.
  • Please submit all complete applications to the attention of the Wolfe Family Graduate Student Scholarships Selection Committee, College of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Saskatchewan.

    Website:
    Mailing Address: College of Graduate Studies and Research
    Attention: Director, Graduate Awards and Scholarships
    Rm C180 College Bldg.
    105 Administration Place
    Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A2
    Phone: 306-966-5760
    Email: gradstudies.awards@usask.c
    Deadline: April 22, 2013

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