Margery Boyce Bursary

Canadian Association on Gerontology


Grant amount: C $500

Anticipated deadline: Jun 25, 2019

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Canada

Location of residency: Canada

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Overview:

The Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) is a national, multidisciplinary scientific and educational association established to provide leadership in matters related to the aging population.

A registered Canadian charity, the CAG was founded on October 15, 1971 and is a member of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics.

Our Vision-

To be the Canadian authority on individual and population aging.

Our Mission-

To improve the lives of older Canadians through the creation and dissemination of knowledge in gerontological policy, practice, research and education.

Purpose of the Margery Boyce Bursary to support post-baccalaureate students who have made a significant contribution to their community through volunteer activities with or on behalf of seniors and who are registered in a program of study focused on aging or the aged. Preference will be given to persons returning to university after an absence from formal study.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Must be a CAG member.
  • Must be registered, or formally accepted, as a full-time student in a post-baccalaureate program at a recognized Canadian university at the time the application is submitted and must provide proof of registration for the next academic year.
  • Must be Canadian citizen or have permanent resident status.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.

Preferences:

  • Preference will be given to persons returning to university after an absence from formal study.