Graduate awards

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Hope Hunt Scholarship

ValueApproximately $1500, subject to change depending on number and quality of applications.
EligibilityStudent with a degree in Home Economics, Nutrition and Dietetics, Family Studies, Consumer Studies (or equivalent program), who is enrolled as a full-time candidate in the College of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies, University of Saskatchewan. Students who have not yet started their graduate program at the time of application will not be considered. The holder of this scholarship may hold other major awards as determined by the College of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies.
DonorThe Hope Hunt Scholarship Fund was established by the graduates of the College of Home Economics, with additional contributions from interested organizations and individuals. First awarded in 1969, the scholarship honors Dr. Hope Hunt, Dean Emerita, who served as Dean of the College of Home Economics from 1940-1965.

Apply online. Please include two confidential letters of reference from a current or former supervisor who can speak to your post-graduate abilities. The letters can be forwarded via email to

If you have any questions, please contact

DeadlineThe call for applications is distributed every fall.

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