Ralph Hancox Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Publishing

Terms of Reference

  1. The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and provide financial support to one or more graduate students in the SFU Master of Publishing program. 
  2. One or more scholarships, valued at a minimum of $1,500 each, will be granted annually, in any term, to a student(s) who fulfills the following criteria:
    1. has demonstrated academic excellence at the graduate level;
    2. is registered at Simon Fraser University in the Master of Publishing program; and
    3. whose work demonstrates a commitment to education, writing and a curious mind.
  3. This scholarship may be held in conjunction with other awards made by Simon Fraser University or other agencies where permitted by those agencies.
  4. Applications will be made via the Graduate Awards, Application and Adjudication System (GA3). Required documents include:
    1. copies of post-secondary transcripts;
    2. one letter of reference from a faculty member familiar with the applicant's work; and
    3. a concise description of how the applicant's work demonstrates a commitment to education, writing and a curious mind.
  5. If a suitable candidate is not identified, the scholarship may be disbursed in a subsequent term or year.
  6. The scholarship will be granted by the Dean of Graduate Studies on behalf of the Senate Graduate Awards Adjudication Committee, upon the nomination of the Director, Publishing Program.

Revised: April 2019/GESR227


* Department Scholarship Application Form.pdf
Departmental Application form

Master of Publishing Private Awards