Awards

 

Undergraduate Awards
Name of Award Award Value Deadline Additional Information
Canadian Association of Geographers (CAG) CAG Membership Determined Yearly Nominated by Department
Canadian Meteorological  & Oceanographic Society (CMOS) $500 to $1500 March 15 Student applies
Class of Arts and Science ’30 Prize in Geography
Highest standing in Geography courses of third year
Award Value - $50.00 Determined yearly Nominated by Department
Undergraduate Admissions Scholarships $1000 Determined Yearly Nominated by Department
S.W. Golden Prize in Geography
Highest average in second year Geography Major
Annual income Determined yearly Nominated by Department
Undergraduate Initiative Prize     $1000 April Student Applies
Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) Range from $500 to $3000 October (see award information) Student applies
NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Award Minimum value of $5,625 December (see award Information) Student Applies
Roscoe R. Miller Scholarship
Highest standing in second or third year Honours Geography
Available annual income Determined yearly Nominated by Department
Undergraduate Thesis Prize $1000 May Nominated by Department

Joseph Wolinsky Scholarship For outstanding merit in second year Geography

Tire Stewardship Manitoba Scholarship in Environmental Studies

$700

 

$3000

Determined yearly

 

Determined yearly

Nominated by Department

Nominated by Department

 

Graduate Awards

Name of Award Award Value Deadline Additional Information
Aboriginal Issues Press Scholarship $500 to $1500 February (see award Information) Student Applies
V.E. Barber Memorial Fellowship in Arctic Research Available annual income June 1st     Student Applies
B.A. Baryla Graduate Student Travel Award Available annual interest January 15 Student Applies
Canada Graduate Scholarships Masters Awards (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR)
$17,500 December 1st Student applies
Canadian Meteorological & Oceanographic Society (CMOS) (various) $5,000 April 20 Student Applies
U of M. Distinguished Dissertation Award Citation Certificate & cash prize February 26 Nominated by Department
Governor General’s Gold Medal Gold Medal March 18 Nominated by Department
Graduate Entrance Scholarships $5000 Determined Yearly Nominated by Department
Graduate Initiative Prize $1000 April Student Applies
Graduate Students Association Awards Masters $12,000 Doctoral $16,000 May 24 Student Applies
Graduate Student Travel Award $500 for conference travel in North America; $750 for international conference travel 3 weeks prior to travel date Student applies
Masters Thesis Prize $1000 Check with Department Nominated by Department
Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) Range from $500 to $3000 Oct. 25 Student Applies
NSERC

CGS D $35,000
PGS D $21,000

October 15 Student Applies
Oakes-Riewe Aboriginal $500 to $5000 February (see award Information) Student Applies
P.h.D. Thesis Prize $1000 Check with Department Nominated by Department
SSHRC See award information October 30 Student Applies
Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarship $40,000/yr. up to 4 yrs. & $20,000 annually for research related travel October 31 Nominated by Faculty of Graduate Studies
UMGF Application Form(DOC) March 31 Student Applies

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship (UMGF)

Application Package PDF (Includes instructions and award guidelines)

UMGF Advisor Checklist (PDF)

(value for a 12-month period)
Ph.D. $18,000
Masters $14,000   
April 24/15 Student Applies
Weir Award See award information  Determined Yearly Nominated by Department

Women’s Health Research Foundation of Canada Scholarship

Berkes Graduate Scholarship in Community - Based Research

$3000

$3000

April (check with department)

Febuary (Check with Department)

Student Applies

Nominated by Department