Marie Magrega Memorial Graduate Award in Gerontology

Terms of Reference

  1. The purpose of this award is to provide financial support for graduate students at Simon Fraser University who are pursuing, or intend to pursue, a Master of Arts degree in the Department of Gerontology.
  2. The criteria for this award are:
    1. registration in the MA program in the Department of Gerontology at Simon Fraser University
    2. demonstrated excellence at the undergraduate and, if applicable, at the graduate level
    3. promise of outstanding achievement with particular emphasis on research ability and originality
  3. This award may be held in conjunction with other awards made by Simon Fraser University or other agencies where permitted by those agencies.
  4. The student must be nominated for this award by the Graduate Chair in the Department of Gerontology. The nomination is made on the online Grad Awards, Application and Adjudication System (GA3) and must be accompanied by:
    1. copies of all post-secondary transcripts
    2. a concise outline of the proposed or actual program of studies
    3. a letter of reference from a faculty member familiar with the applicant’s work
    4. a letter of nomination
  5. The award will be made by the Dean of Graduate Studies on behalf of the Senate Graduate Awards Adjudication Committee.

Revised: July 2012 / GPSR010


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