Scholarships & Awards

The Edward and Emily McWhinney Scholarship in International Studies

The Edward and Emily McWhinney Scholarship in International Studies was established in 2008 and augmented by a further donation in 2015 to ensure that the scholarship is disbursed annually. The scholarship will be awarded annually to undergraduate students with outstanding academic achievement and whose course work and research focus on European Studies, the Balkans, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and International Organizations.

Multiple awards, valued at a minimum of $1,125

Nick Kravariotis Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Hellenic Studies

In 1998, family, friends, and colleagues of Nick Kravariotis – founder of United Maritime Shippers in Vancouver – established an endowment fund in his memory in order to support a Graduate Scholarship in Hellenic Studies.

 

Valued at $700

Katevatis Graduate Scholarship in Hellenic Studies

The Charalambos (Harry) and Helene Katevatis Graduate Scholarship Endowment Fund was established in 2009 through generous donations from Harry and Helene Katevatis and the Burnaby Mountain Endowment Fund Matching Program. The purpose of the scholarship is to promote knowledge and understanding regarding Hellenism, including Greek history, language, and literature.

Valued at $8,000

Hellenic Canadian Congress of BC Graduate Scholarship

Established in 2006 through donations by the Hellenic community and matching funds by SFU, the purpose of the Hellenic Canadian Congress of BC Graduate Scholarship is to support graduate students at Simon Fraser University’s Hellenic Studies Program. Preference is given to graduate students entering their second year of studies after having successfully completed all first year requirements.

Valued at $1,500

The Edward and Emily McWhinney Foundation Hellenic Studies Graduate Scholarship

The Edward and Emily McWhinney Foundation Hellenic Studies Graduate Scholarship was established in 2016 year by a generous gift of $125,000 from the Edward and Emily McWhinney Foundation. The scholarship will support graduate students pursuing research in international relations in the Hellenic Studies Program. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and research interests.

Valued at $6,250

Stanley Morisse Memorial Scholarship to Support Graduate Students in Hellenic and Cypriot Studies

In 1993 Stanley Morisse established this scholarship, in recognition of his native country, Greece, his interest in Cyprus, his love for his adopted country, Canada, and as an expression of his humanitarian philosopohy. The prupose of this scholarship is to recognize and provide financial support to graduate students who are undertaking studies related to history, archaeology, art history, international relations, literature, or language or Cyrpus or Cypriot culture.

One or more scholarships valued at a minimum of $15,000

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies Graduate Fellowship

Thanks to the generosity of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation we are able to offer a series of fellowships to our graduate students to support their studies.

Multiple fellowships valued at $6,250