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Lila Engberg Scholarship in International Development [E8005]

Donor(s):Dr. Lila Engberg
Value:1 award of $6,000
Awarded:In the fall and the recipient must be registered to receive
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:May 30th
  • Canadian-PR-PP
  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Established in 2008 by Dr. Lila Engberg. Application materials to pursue studies at the University of Guelph received by May 30th will be considered as application for this award. Students will be selected based on their experiences and/or involvement in this area to date, and personal plans to improve everyday lives in a local community of a developing nation.

Full-time masters students entering the collaborative program in International Development Studies with a research agenda in the area of poverty alleviation, economic empowerment of women and/or ways to improve livelihood security for women and families in developing countries will be eligible. Preference will be given to a student from a developing country.