Scholarships and Awards

Every little bit helps! The Department and the University have monies available for students.

Contact: Student Central at (807) 343-8500 or
Note: There are non-discipline-specific scholarships and bursaries available.

Helen Smith memorial Award (min. $500)
Gender and Women's Studies Major with the highest mark in 1100 the previous year.

Millie Barrett Memorial Award ($550)
Undergraduate pursuing studies in the political, historical or social-cultural disciplines.

Peggy Tripp Memorial Women's Studies Student Award ($500)
Upper-year student with exemplary community involvement in areas of women's issues, social justice and/or environmental issues.

Himmelman Family Bursary ($200)
Major in Gender and Women's Studies or taking or have taken Gender and Women’s Studies courses,
on the basis of financial need.

Women's Studies Bursary ($100)
Gender and Women's Studies student on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.