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Agnes Varis Scholarship in Women's Studies [I0596]

Donor(s):Dr. Agnes Varis
Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:May 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Established by Dr. Agnes Varis, founder and president of Agar Chemicals. The award is provided to the student who has a passion and commitment for advancing education for women as demonstrated by a major (or double major) in Women's Studies. Preference will be given to those students whose application letter or C.V. demonstrates an understanding that women who benefit from advanced education must help other women advance in society, through community, mentorship and teaching roles. Apply by letter and/or curriculum vitae to the Director of Women's Studies by May 15.

Students majoring (or double majoring) in Women's Studies with a minimum cumulative average of 80% in Women's Studies courses and who have completed a minimum of 15.0 credits.