Awards & Scholarships

Scottish Studies Awards (SFU Administered)

NB: All awards listed below are nominated and adjudicated by the Centre for Scottish Studies. Students do not need to apply.

George Paris Award in Scottish Studies

One award, valued at a minimum of $800, will be granted annually to an undergraduate student who meets the following criteria:

- is enrolled full-time in courses in a Bachelor of Arts degree program at SFU;
- is enrolled in a standard graded course offered by the Centre for Scottish Studies;
- demonstrated volunteer/ community service that shows caring and concern for others;

Applications must include a letter outlining the candidate's volunteer/community service as per the criteria and letter(s) of recommendation confirming the activities.

The award will be granted by the Senate Undergraduate Awards Adjudication Committee upon the nomination of the Director of the Centre for Scottish Studies.

Jennifer Prosser Wade and Family Annual Award in Scottish Studies

The award, valued at $300, will be granted annually in any term to an undergraduate student majoring in a program in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. The student must be in good academic standing and have demonstrated volunteer/community service that shows caring and concern for others and currently enrolled in their third or fourth year of undergraduate studies. Preference, where and if possible, will be given to a student enrolled in, or who has successfully completed a credit-based undergraduate course offered through the Centre for Scottish Studies. The Award will be made by the Senate Undergraduate Awards Adjudication Committee, upon the recommendation of the Director of the Centre for Scottish Studies.

David and Mary Macaree Graduate Fellowship in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

The purpose of the David and Mary Macaree Graduate Fellowship in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is to provide financial support to graduate students whose research focuses on topics identified by the Centre for Scottish Studies as primary areas of research. To be nominated, a student must be registered in or applying to enter a Master’s or Doctoral program in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at SFU. Further information and full details available here.