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Abell Pest Control Scholarship in Lyme Disease Research [I5980]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal
  • Curriculum Vitae
Deadline:October 17
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any program offered by the College of Biological Science or the Ontario Veterinary College or the Ontario Agriculture College conducting research in Lyme disease.

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Arrell Scholarships [E5966]

Value:up to 3 Master's student awards of $100,000 (payable over 6 semesters), up to 3 Doctorial awards of $200,000 (payable over 12 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:December 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering a graduate program in the Summer, Fall or Winter semester following the application deadline with a minimum first-class (A-) admissions average, whose research aligns with the goals of the Arrell Food Institute.

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Arthur Richmond Memorial Scholarships [I5180]

Value:4 awards of $4,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
Deadline:May 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time master’s students up to semester six and doctoral students up to semester nine in one of the following programs: Plant Agriculture, Integrative Biology, Molecular & Cellular Biology, or Environmental Sciences.

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Ball Farm Services Ltd. and Agrico Canada Ltd. Scholarship [I5902]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

GGraduate students in Plant Agriculture or School of Environmental Science who are conducting research on sustainable crop production systems and their application to production agriculture are eligible.

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Bullick Scholarship in Food Grain Research [I5137]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over 3 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Full-time student enrolled in year 1 in the Department of Plant Agriculture who is conducting research on food grains.

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Donald Huntley Graduate Scholarship [I8014]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable in two equal installments of $5,000)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Graduate students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and registered in any program offered by OAC whose research program combines environmental sustainability with research in crop yields and/or issues around crop productivity or crop protection.

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Dr. C. John Small Commonwealth Scholarship [I5118]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:May 1
Citizenship:
  • NonCanadian

Full-time visiting exchange students, registered at the University of Guelph for at least one semester, from a Commonwealth developing country (a list of eligible countries and exchange partner universities is available in the Centre for International Programs) who are pursuing studies or conducting research in the area of agriculture and rural development.

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Dr. G.W. Friars Award [I5615]

Value:1 award of $500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

MSc or PhD student registered in the Department of Animal Biosciences or Plant Agriculture and working in the field of quantitative genetics. The award will be based on academic standing, and interest in and aptitude for research in quantitative genetics.

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Dr. Kerry Preibisch Travel Grant [T5963]

Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
Deadline:February 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, or in any International Development Studies collaborative graduate program, with plans for domestic or international travel in the upcoming summer, fall or winter semester for the purpose of conducting approved research fieldwork or knowledge translation in the area of social justice. Preference will be given to research that focuses on the health and labour rights of migrant workers, agriculture, rural Canada or agricultural economics, with additional preference to students conducting research in the area of migrant women, especially from Latin America.

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Dr. O.M. McConkey Scholarship [I5059]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over 3 semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students in the M.Sc. or Ph.D. programs in the Department of Plant Agriculture working in the area of crop breeding and genetics, physiology and management or biotechnology. Preference will be given to students conducting research in the area of forage crops and conservation.

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F.L. McEwen Scholarship [E5151]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students who have graduated from any undergraduate degree program offered by OAC, entering a graduate program in a department or school of OAC who have an interest in the field of agriculture.

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Fred W. Presant Scholarship [I5680]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students in Plant Agriculture or School of Environmental Sciences who are conducting research on pesticides and their use in the production of food crops are eligible.

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GFTC Legacy Fund Graduate Scholarships [I5949]

Value:9 awards of $10,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in a their first year of course work Master’s program in Food Safety and Quality Assurance Graduate, a MSc or PhD program in Food Science, Applied Human Nutrition, Nutrition and Nutraceutical Science, Food Agriculture and Resource Economics or an MBA.

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George Morris Entrance Scholarship [E5769]

Value:up to 2 awards of no more than $10,000 (split over fall and winter semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering a PhD program or a MSc Program offered by the Department of Food, Agriculture and Resource Economics who are interested in research relating to policy.

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George and Lois Whetham Scholarships in Food Systems CSAHS [E5761]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:February 1 and March 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students who have applied for admission to a Master’s or PhD program in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences and who’s area of study is food systems, which may include agriculture, food distribution, food sustainability, food security, nutrition, local food and rural change

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George and Lois Whetham Scholarships in Food Systems OAC [E5764]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering a Master’s or PhD program in the Ontario Agricultural College and whose area of study is food systems, which may include agriculture, food distribution, food sustainability, food security, nutrition, local food and rural change.

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Gerald R. Stephenson Scholarship [I5863]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Outstanding students in the School of Environmental Sciences or Plant Agriculture who are conducting research in crop protection and are either involved in various extracurricular activities or are teaching assistants.

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H.L. Hutt Memorial Scholarship [I5040]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students conducting research in horticulture.

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Herbert F. Crown Memorial Scholarship for Conservation and Rural Development [I5018]

Value:1 award of $600
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

MSc Planning student in Environmental Design and Rural Development based on academic achievement and quality of research in the area of rural development and/or conservation and community development.

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Hoskins Scholarships [I5108]

Value:1 award of $3,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students with high academic standing who are involved in research related to horticulture who have completed a minimum of two full-time semesters at the graduate level.

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James Aubrey and Doris Garner Memorial Scholarship [I5856]

Value:1 award of $3,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Master’s students registered in any program offered by the Department of Food Agriculture and Resource Economics undertaking research that is relevant to agriculture.

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John Bandeen Memorial Scholarship [I5003]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Available to MSc or PhD students who are conducting research in weed science

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John S. Martin Memorial Scholarship [I5057]

Value:1 award of $600
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students studying in the area of poultry science with demonstrated extracurricular activities.

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Kasha Scientific Research Travel Grants [T5043]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students in the Department of Plant Agriculture to attend meetings and present papers on haploidy or biotechnology

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Keith R. Collver Scholarship [I5173]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students in Food Science or Plant Agriculture who are conducting research in postharvest physiology, packing, processing or marketing of fruits and vegetables.

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Kenneth G. Murray Graduate Travel Grant [T5148]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in a MSc or PhD program in the Ontario Agriculture College in the department of Food Science or Animal Biosciences or students who have submitted a thesis or research proposal to study meat quality. Aspects of meat quality can include its composition, nutritional value, and/or consumer acceptability.

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Major General LaFleche Memorial Scholarship [I5047]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students in horticulture.

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Manton Memorial Scholarship [I5055]

Value:1 award of $1,750
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students in horticulture research with high academic standing.

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Margaret and Angus Hamilton Apple Research Scholarship [E8021]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over 3 semesters)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering in the Winter, Summer, or Fall into any Masters or PhD program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture who demonstrate an interest in any aspect of apple research (including nutrition, propagating, post-harvest and pest control). Preference will be given to students who have not received another OAC entrance scholarship.

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Marian Brennan and Hedley Harrison Memorial Scholarship [I5867]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Awarded annually to a graduate student (MSc or PhD) in horticultural science. Preference will be given to an entering student.

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Monsanto Plant Science Research Scholarship [I5149]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students registered in any program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture who are conducting research in plant sciences.

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Mrs. Fred Ball Scholarships [I5627]

Value:6 awards of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students in the Department of Plant Agriculture with a minimum cumulative standing of 75% in the previous two years are eligible.

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OAC ’60 Leadership Development Scholarship [I5313]

Value:1 award of $6,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in any graduate program offered by OAC who are conducting research that focuses on collaborative initiatives linking Canadian interests both at home and globally to food and agriculture sustainability and who show evidence of leadership skills in academic and/or professional activities.

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OAC ’71-’72 Entrance Graduate Scholarship in Sustainable Agriculture [E8022]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable in 3 equal payments-F,W,S)
Awarded:Entrance
Application:
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:N/A
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering in the Winter, Summer, or Fall into any OAC Master’s or PhD program who will be conducting research that will contribute to improving sustainability of agriculture/agri-food practices. Students will be selected based on their highest admission average. Preference will be given to students who have not received another entrance scholarship.

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Plant Agriculture Research Scholarship [Z5685]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Graduate students in the department who are undertaking research in plant biotechnology, crop adaptation, new crop development, or interdisciplinary research in plant science. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award.

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Pride Seeds Scholarship [I5046]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Canadian or permanent resident students conducting research in corn production or corn breeding.

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Raymond Chyc Graduate Entrance Scholarship in Plant Agriculture [E8018]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable as $5,000 in fall and $5,000 in winter)
Awarded:Summer, Fall, Winter
Application:
  • Nomination
  • Application for Admission
Deadline:September 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) into any thesis-based MSc or PhD program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture who demonstrate an interest in projects related to sustainable crop production inputs and have a minimum 80% admission average.

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Raymond Chyc Graduate Entrance Scholarship in Plant Agriculture [I8018]

Value:1 award of $10,000 (payable over two semesters)
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Application for Admission
  • Nomination
Deadline:September 1
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) into any thesis-based MSc or PhD program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture who demonstrate an interest in projects related to sustainable crop production inputs and have a minimum 80% admission average.

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Ronald C. Moyer Scholarship [I5063]

Value:1 award of $1,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students in Plant Agriculture who are conducting research in viticulture, oenology or both

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S.J. Smith Memorial Scholarship [I5663]

Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Award Specific
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in Plant Agriculture or the School of Environmental Sciences who are conducting research in soil fertility, plant nutrition, plant productivity and/or increasing crop yield. Selection will be based on high academic achievement and quality of research performance.

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Schneller and Summers Scholarship [I5191]

Value:2 awards of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students in OAC who plan to conduct research or study in other countries with the expectation of bringing direct improvements to Canadian agriculture are eligible.

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Soden Memorial Scholarships in Agriculture [E5082]

Value:several awards of $2,500 each
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Nomination
Deadline:in the Fall
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering an OAC Master’s program in Winter, Summer or Fall of the award year (i.e. students would be in semesters 1, 2, or 3 at the time the award will be distributed) who have a minimum A- admission average who’s area of study is related to agriculture or agricultural education.

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Soden Memorial Scholarships in Agriculture [I5082]

Value:18 @ awards of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students in OAC with at least a first-class ('A-') average in previous university work are eligible for consideration. Preference is given to students who are entering a master's program.

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Soybean Research Scholarship [I5083]

Value:1 award of $1,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Graduate students working with soybeans, field beans or other oil seed crops. Recipients are encouraged to use a portion of the award for travel to research stations and/or scientific meetings.

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Sue Chase and John Steckle Scholarship in Agriculture [I5084]

Value:1 award of $2,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students in the Department of Plant Agriculture or the Department of Animal Biosciences who are enrolled in a MSc or PhD program. Candidates must have high academic standing, be involved in research related to the interest of the department and have demonstrated an interest in Canadian agriculture.

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Ted McGrail Memorial Scholarship [I5172]

Value:1 award of $1,750
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students enrolled in a MSc program in the Departments of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Animal Biosciences, Plant Agriculture, School of Environmental Sciences or Food Science who are conducting research on some aspect of soybean production, breeding, marketing or processing.

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Thompson Graduate Studies Scholarship [I5319]

Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • No Application Required
Deadline:
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in the Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) program in the Ontario Agriculture College who have submitted a thesis proposal for a study of golf course design/maintenance.

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Wallenstein Feed & Supply Ltd. Scholarship [E5945]

Value:1 award of $5,000
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • College or Department Scholarship Application Form
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students entering any M.Sc. program offered by the Department of Animal Biosciences who are proposing to conduct research in the field of agriculture animal nutrition in Canada.

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Walter and Laura Scott Horticulture Scholarship [I5284]

Value:1 award of $20,000 payable over 3 semesters
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Research Proposal or Summary and CV
  • Reference Letter
  • Reference Letter
Deadline:August 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Students registered in a program offered by the Department of Plant Agriculture with a minimum average of 75% over the previous two years of study and who are pursuing or planning to pursue studies in the area of Horticulture.

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William A. Stewart Bursaries in Dairy Research [Z5693]

Value:3 awards of $3,000
Awarded:Winter
Application:
  • In-Course Financial Need Assessment Form
  • Research Proposal
Deadline:January 10
Citizenship:
  • Canadian

Full-time MSc students with demonstrated financial need who are enrolled in the Departments of Animal and Poultry Science, Food Science, or Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics and who are conducting research related to the dairy industry. A student may receive two bursaries annually. Additionally, students must meet the government-mandated terms for receipt of an OSOTF award (see General Statements on Awards).

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