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Walter C. Sumner Memorial Foundation Fellowships
|Value||Approximately $8,000, subject to change depending on number of successful applicants.|
|Number offered||Approximately 40|
|Eligibility||The Walter C. Sumner Memorial Foundation awards approximately 40 fellowships per year to students at the participating universities. The fellowships may be distributed unevenly among the participating universities. Preference will be given to those born in Nova Scotia, followed by those born in any of the other Atlantic Provinces.|
Candidates must be nominated by one of the participating universities. Recommendations for the award of fellowships will be made to the Foundation by a selection committee of senior scientists who are not from the participating universities. Students who are applying for the fellowship must:
|Donor||This award is made possible through the generosity of the Walter C. Sumner Memorial Foundation.|
|Apply||Apply online. Please include the following:|
A one page report with information on:In addition, the student must submit a letter from their research supervisor, indicating that in their view satisfactory progress has been made by the student. This letter must also be signed by the Dean of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies for the applicable university. Finally, the letter must disclose whether the applicant has been awarded a Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGSD) for his/her second year of study.
Graduate Awards & Scholarships
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|Deadline||The call for applications for this award will open annually in the Winter term.|