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Liav Gold Bursary

Value: $1,000
Type: 
In-Course
Special Audience: Indigenous or Metis, Single Parents

Ms. Liav Gold established this award with the support of her friends and classmates in August 2000. Ms. Gold, who passed away in December 2001, was a student in the MA in Leadership and Training program and a strong advocate of economic independence for women. This award is given to a female applicant demonstrating financial need who is a member of one or more of the following groups: lesbian, single mother, woman of colour, person with a disability. Preference will be given to an MA in Leadership student who has worked on women's issues, such as preventing violence, poverty, addressing oppression, or similar concerns.

Eligibility

  • demonstrated financial need
  • female with preference given to an MA in Leadership applicant who is one or more of the following: lesbian, single mother, women of colour, person with a disability
  • worked on women's issues, e.g. preventing violence, poverty, addressing oppression, or similar concerns

How to Apply

  • this In-Course Award is open to students who are (or will be) active in their program on the deadline date
  • pending the availability of funding, the competition will run annually from March 1st to May 1st (closes 11:59pm PST)
  • applications are submitted online through MyAdmin. A full list of awards in competition will be viewable upon login
  • address eligibility criteria for all awards in that competition in one one-page essay with your name in top margin

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