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Sally Humphries and Leo Smits International Scholarship [E5979]

Donor(s):Sally Humphries
Value:1 award of awards of $5,000
Awarded:Fall, Winter
  • Apply By Letter
  • NonCanadian

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. Apply to the CSAHS Awards Committee by May 15th with a letter outlining past experience in helping disadvantaged populations and include a one-page summary of the admission “Statement of Academic Intent”. Letters can be sent by email to

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 to improve the lives of local families, especially of women and children. Preference given to Masters’ students.