Deadline Extended: Wendy K Sutton Grad Scholarship and Lukasevich Memorial Grad Prize, Due: Feb 20, 2015
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Completed packages FOR BOTH AWARDS are due in the OGPR by 4:00 pm, FEBRUARY 20, 2015.
2014-2015 WENDY K. SUTTON GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
IN EARLY CHILDHOOD LITERACY (#1998)
We are pleased to announce a new funding opportunity for Education graduate students. The Wendy K. Sutton Graduate Scholarship in Early Childhood Literacy are scholarships totaling $1500 that have been endowed by Dr. Wendy K. Sutton, a specialist in children’s literature and a dedicated educator, for Education graduate students whose scholarly work advances the understanding and practice of early childhood literacy, with priority given to those focusing on the preschool years. The awards are made on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education in consultation with the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
ALSO AVAILABLE FOR THE 2014-2015 YEAR:
2014-2015 LUKASEVICH MEMORIAL GRADUATE PRIZE (#1968)
The Lukasevich Memorial Graduate Prize is a $700 prize endowed in memory of Margaret and Peter Lukasevich by their daughters, Dr. Ann Lukasevich and Mrs. Margaret Tousignant. It is awarded to a graduate student whose scholarly work informs practice in early childhood education. Preference will be given to students who have experience working with, or teaching, young children between the ages of three and eight. The award is made on the recommendation of the Faculty of Education, in consultation with the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
The competition award eligibility guidelines, application instructions, award descriptions and criteria, application forms for both of the above awards are available on the OGPR Funding Opportunities web site at: http://ogpr.educ.ubc.ca/grad/funding/opportunities/.