In addition to these awards, the University supports graduate students through teaching, research, and service fellowships and assistanceships. For these, contact your graduate chair or graduate administrator for details.
Dr. Donald Baxter Scholarships in Global Food Security (Scholarships in Food and Nutrition Research)
Renewal: In order to be eligible for renewal of their scholarship, the student must remain in full-time studies, must maintain good academic standing and an average of 80%, continue in a program as identified above, continue to have their primary supervisor be a member or associate member of the Global Institute for Food Security, and uphold the spirit of the award. Annually, the student must submit to the Chair of the Award Committee a one-page report describing their research progress. The Award Committee must also receive a letter from the Chair of the student’s Advisory Committee stating the unanimous recommendation of that Committee for renewal of the student’s award.
|Donor||The Dr. Donald Baxter Scholarships for Global Food Security was established through a $1M endowment from Dr. Patrick Man Pan Yuen, MD, FRCP(C), an alumnus from the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Medicine, class of 1964. The Global Institute for Food Security (GIFS) will provide an annual matching contribution of $40,000 for 25 years.|
Over the next 25 years, the Baxter Scholarships will reward achievement and recognize graduate students from the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and Hong Kong involved in research and study in any pertinent academic department of the University of Saskatchewan. The student’s primary supervisor must be a GIFS member or associate member.
|Apply||The application form can be found here. Completed application forms must be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.|
Reference letters can be submitted confidentially by the department or referee to the College of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies at the same e-mail address. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
|Deadline||August 31 2018|