CFUW Bourse Georgette LeMoyne

Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW)


Grant amount: C $5,000

Anticipated deadline: Dec 1, 2018

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Canada

Location of citizenship: Canada

Gender restriction: Female

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Overview:

Georgette LeMoyne was one of the first women to receive a university degree in French Canada. She devoted her life to the promotion of education and employment for women. It is for graduate study in any field at a Canadian university. The candidate must be studying in French and write the Statement of Intent of the application in French.

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Eligibility:

  • It is for graduate study in any field at a Canadian university.
  • The candidate must be studying in French and write the Statement of Intent of the application in French.
  • Eligibility is restricted to women.
  • Applicants must be Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents.
  • Applicants must have at least a bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognized university.
  • Applicants must be accepted or currently enrolled in their proposed programs and places of study for academic year 2017-2018.
  • Applicants may apply for more than 1 CFUW award; a separate filling fee is required for each application. 

Ineligibility:

  • International students studying in Canada with International Student Visa status are not eligible.
  • No candidate will be granted more than one CFUW Fellowship or Award in a given year. If the same applicant wins more than one award, she will receive the award of greatest monetary value.
  • A single candidate may win a maximum of 3 CFUW Fellowships and/or Awards during a lifetime, and no more than 2 for the same academic degree.
  •  CFUW Fellowships and Awards are non-renewable with one exception, the CFUW Aboriginal Women’s Award (AWA). A successful recipient will not be awarded the same fellowship or award in consecutive years.