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McGill University

Mackenzie King Open Scholarships (Graduate/Scholarship)
Mackenzie King Travelling Scholarships (Graduate/Scholarship)
McGill University Alma Mater Student Travel Grants (Graduate/Grant)
McGill University Scholarships for Research Trips to Europe (Graduate/Scholarship)
Philip F. Vineberg Travelling Fellowship in the Humanities (Graduate/Scholarship)

4th Flr., James Administration Bldg.
845 Sherbrooke St. W
Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 2T5
Ph: (514)398-3990
Fax: (514)398-1626
URL:http://www.mcgill.ca

Mackenzie King Open Scholarships (Graduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide support for graduating students to pursue their education. Focus: General studies. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduate of any Canadian university for full-time postgraduate studies in Canada; must be an undergraduate applicants with first Class Honours Standing (CGPA of 3.7 or higher - 3.5 for Law), a graduate applicants must have a “straight A” records. Criteria: Awards will be based on high academic achievements, personal qualities, and demonstrated aptitudes. Consideration will also be given to the applicant's proposed program of study.

Funds Avail.: $9,000. To Apply: Applicant must complete the application form available in the website at www.mking-scholarships.ca; must have a three letter of reference from persons who have an initiate knowledge of the record and ability and are able to give a critical evaluation of their plans for graduate study; must have the official transcript of record and other academic records from each university they have attended. Deadline: February 1.

Mackenzie King Travelling Scholarships (Graduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide support for deserving students intending to pursue their studies in the United States or the United Kingdom in the areas of international relations and industrial relations. Focus: International affairs and relations, Industrial and labor relations. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduate of any Canadian university who wants to pursue graduate study in the United States or the United Kingdom in international or industrial relation. Criteria: Awards are based on academic achievement, personal qualities and demonstrated aptitudes, as well as proposed program of study. Consideration will be given to a undergraduate applicants with First Class Honours Standing (CGPA of 3.7 or higher - 3.5 for Law) and graduate applicants with cumulative “straight A” records.

Funds Avail.: $10,000. To Apply: Applicant must complete the application form available in the website at www.mking-scholarships.ca; must have a three letter of reference from persons who have an initiate knowledge of the record and ability and are able to give a critical evaluation of their plans for graduate study; must have the official transcript of record and other academic records from each university they have attended. Deadline: February 1.

McGill University Alma Mater Student Travel Grants (Graduate/Grant)

Purpose: To award the McGill graduate students in any discipline for their achievements in attending a scholarly meeting or conference where they will be presenting a paper relating to their graduate research. Focus: General studies. Qualif.: Applicant must be registered as full-time graduate students in a Master's or doctoral program at McGill; must have been accepted to present and have presented a paper or poster at a scholarly meeting or conference that falls within the specific time period of the competition. Criteria: Preference will be given to applicants who did not receive an award in the previous competition.

Funds Avail.: $750. To Apply: Applicant must submit one copy of the application form, including the required department signatures; must have an abstract or precis of the paper to be presented (1 page maximum); must provide an evidence of acceptance to present a paper or poster (copy of letter of acceptance or the conference program); must submit the payment request form, personal data form, direct deposit form, and proof of participation in the scholarly meeting or conference as defined on the payment request form. Deadline: September 15, January 15, and May 15.

McGill University Scholarships for Research Trips to Europe (Graduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To support research trips to Europe that are necessary for completion of a MA or doctoral thesis. Focus: European studies. Qualif.: Applicant must be registered in full-time graduate studies at McGill University; must be preparing an MA or doctoral thesis that will make a contribution to knowledge about the political, legal, economic, or social system of the European Union or the history of European integration. Criteria: Selection of applicant will be based on their research proposal.

Funds Avail.: $600-$5,000. To Apply: For further information and for application form, applicants are advice to contact the foundation at www.centreurope-montreal.ca. Deadline: April 4.

Philip F. Vineberg Travelling Fellowship in the Humanities (Graduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide financial support to a qualified individuals who wants to pursue their education. Focus: Law, Art, Education, Library and archival sciences, Music, Religious education, Social work. Qualif.: Applicant must be a registered student at McGill in a degree program in Arts, Education, Law, Library Science, Music, Religious Studies or Social Work. Criteria: Selection of applicant will be based on their academic achievements and personal qualities.

Funds Avail.: $14,500. To Apply: Application forms are available online at www.mkingscholarships.ca. Applicant must have a three letter of reference from persons who have an initiate knowledge of the record and ability and are

able to give a critical evaluation of their plans for graduate study; must have the official transcript of record and other academic records from each university they have attended. Deadline: February 1.

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