Scholarships and awards

External Award: Minerva Awards

June 04, 2014
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The Minerva Foundation for BC Women is now accepting applications for a number of awards for BC women who have demonstrated financial need and academic proficiency. Preference is given to:

  • Single mothers who are advancing their education
  • Mature women returning to the workforce after a long absence
  • Women in non-traditional fields of study
  • Immigrant and Aboriginal women and women with a disability

See their Application Process page for more information.

The SFU-specific awards are:

  • Dr. Kim van der Woerd & Dr. Ron Roesch, $10,000
  • Combining Our Strengthâ„¢ Donors, $2,500 x 2 awards

There are many more awards listed on the website.

Application deadlines range over the summer.

For any further information, contact Jo-Anne Lauzer, Education Awards Manager
educationawards@theminervafoundation.com

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