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Sally Humphries and Leo Smits International Scholarship [E5979]

Donor(s):Sally Humphries
Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:In the fall and the recipient must be registered to receive, In the winter and the recipient must be registered to receive
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  • Non-Canadian-PR-PP

Sally Humphries, former Chair of International Development Studies in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, and her partner Leo Smits, former Chair of Family and Community Social Services at University of Guelph-Humber established this award to assist international students with the cost of International student tuition at University of Guelph. Selection is based on the greatest commitment to helping disadvantaged populations through past activities and community engagement, as well as through future commitment as indicated by the summary of the statement of academic intent. Special consideration will be given to applicants who have worked in their home countries improve the lives of local families, especially of women and children. Applicants must have applied for admission through the Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC) by February 1 for entry to a graduate program in the fall, or winter semester following the application deadline. Apply by May 15 to the CSAHS Awards Committee at with a letter outlining past experience in helping disadvantaged populations and include a one-page summary of the admission “Statement of Academic Intent”..

International students (defined as paying the International tuition fee) entering any full-time program offered by the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences or the Ontario Agricultural College who have experience helping disadvantaged populations. Preference is given to Masters’ students.