Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards

AWARDS ADMINISTERED BY THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID FOR WHICH STUDENTS ALREADY IN ATTENDANCE AT THE UNIVERSITY MAY QUALIFY

THE A. HARVEY & COMPANY LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

On the occasion of its 125th anniversary, A. Harvey & Company Limited established this scholarship tenable at Memorial University of Newfoundland and valued at $1,500.00. In order to qualify candidates must:

a) Be a dependent or spouse of employees of the company;
b) Be enrolled as a full-time student;
c) Posses scholarship standing as defined by the University;
and
d) Hold no other concurrent scholarship.

Preference will be given to entrance students; however, if there is no eligible candidate enrolled in first year studies, then the scholarship may be awarded to a senior undergraduate student attending Memorial University of Newfoundland who fulfills the above criteria. In deciding between candidates of equal academic attainment need will be the determining factor. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholar-ships and Financial Aid.

Further information and application forms are available from and should be returned to:

A. Harvey & Company Limited
87 Water Street
P.O. Box 5128
St. John's, NF
A1C 5V6

Deadline date for applying is the last Friday in July.

THE AIR LABRADOR TRAVEL AWARDS

These awards consist of a return airline ticket which will assist a student(s) from Labrador to attend Memorial University of Newfoundland. The tickets, to a maximum combined value of $10,000.00 annually, have been donated by Air Labrador and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and/or financial need. They will be allocated at the discretion of the committee as either a separate award to an undergraduate student not already in receipt of a scholarship/bursary administered by the Senate Committee or as an additional amount to top-up an existing scholarship/bursary.

THE ALCOHOL AND DRUG DEPENDENCY COMMISSION COMMEMORATIVE AWARDS

These awards have been established to commemorate the Alcohol and Drug Dependency Commission (1982-1992). In an effort to promote the pursuit of addictions studies in various disciplines, it is hoped that recipients will pursue careers in addiction-related fields. Up to three awards, valued at $750.00 each, are available annually and open to students who have completed a major or published paper at the undergraduate or graduate level or are completing an Honors Dissertation on addictions issues. It will be awarded on a rotating basis to students in Pharmacy, Nursing, Medicine, and Social Work with a Department receiving only one award in any given scholarship year. These awards will be granted by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon recommendation of the Dean/ Director/Head of the respective departments.

THE HUGH J. ANDERSON CHEMISTRY SCHOLARSHIP

The scholarship is valued at $5,000, and is provided via a contribution to Memorial University by Mr. Darryl Fry. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing and need to residents of Newfoundland and Labrador who have completed first year chemistry at Memorial University and are declared majors in Chemistry. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid based on a recommendation from the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE DR. CATER W. ANDREWS SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at a minimum of $1,000.00, the gift of former students and colleagues of the late Dr. C.W. Andrews, is awarded to a Memorial University of Newfoundland student graduating with a B.Sc. in Biology who plans to pursue graduate work in marine and/or freshwater biology. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Biology Department. In making the selection, exceptional industry and interest in the field, together with scholarship standing, will be the main criteria taken into account.

Applications should be directed to the Head of the Department of Biology.

THE ASHBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

These awards, at least three at $500.00 each, are tenable to students beyond the first-year level of undergraduate programs. They are awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the basis of need and scholarship standing.

THE ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND GEOSCIENTISTS PAST PRESIDENT'S GEOSCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 was established by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland. It is awarded annually on the basis of scholarship standing to a Geoscience student at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It is open to either graduate or undergraduate students in any given year and will be allocated as such at the discretion of the Department Head. In the case of undergraduates, the scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate scholarships upon the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences in consultation with APEGN. In the case of graduates it is awarded by the Dean of Graduate Studies upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences, in consultation with APEGN.

THE ASTRAZENECA UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $4,000.00 annually, has been established by AstraZeneca Canada Inc. It will be awarded to Bachelor of Science students in their final year of the Honours program. It will be awarded on an annually rotating basis (in 2001, 2002, 2003) between Biology, Biochemistry and Chemistry respectively. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head of the appropriate department.

THE AU FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP IN BIOCHEMISTRY

This scholarship is valued at the interest accruing annually on an endowment given to Memorial University by the Au family. It is open to students entering their final year of study in the Biochemistry program who, during their studies, combined a record of high academic achievement and scholarship standing with active involvement in extracurricular activities within the University, including athletic prowess at the varsity level. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Biochemistry.

THE BAIRD-STEPHENSON SCHOLARSHIP

This Scholarship, valued at $1,000.00 is to be awarded annually to a Memorial University student in any year or field of study. It is named for Mrs. Edna Baird-Stephenson and her late husband, both of whom were former members of Memorial's faculty. The Scholarship will be awarded by The Senate Committee on Scholarships on the basis of academic excellence.

THE EDNA BAIRD-STEPHENSON SCHOLARSHIP IN WOMEN'S STUDIES

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, has been established by the Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Association, through its Annual Fund. It honours distinguished alumna Edna Baird-Stephenson, B.A., B.H.S., one of the first female graduates of Memorial University College and long-time employee of Memorial University of Newfoundland, now retired. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students enrolled in the Women's Studies Program at Memorial University of Newfoundland who have successfully completed a minimum of twenty-one credit hours in two of the three semesters in the previous scholarship year and achieved a minimum 75% average at the end of those two semesters. It is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid, acting on a recommendation from the Women's Studies Program Coordinator.

THE DONALD M. BALSOM SCHOLARSHIP

The Newfoundland Brain Injury Association (NBIA) has established this scholarship to honor Donald M. Balsom, former Associate Director of Memorial University's Continuing Studies Department and brain injury survivor. Valued at $1,000.00, it will be awarded annually to a brain injured undergraduate student in any year or field of study at Memorial University. In the event that no applications are received from brain injured students the scholarship may be awarded to a student who has made a significant contribution as a volunteer to the Brain Injured Association. The scholarship shall be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. In special circumstances, the scholarship may be held for more than one year.

BARNES HOUSE BURSARIES

Two bursaries of $600.00 each have been donated by Dr. Charles Loader former Proctor of Barnes House and are tenable only by residents of Barnes House, Paton College, who have resided in the House for at least one semester prior to application. The awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships acting on the advice of a committee established by the Proctor of Barnes House. In making the awards, financial need and academic performance in the previous year will be taken into consideration. The bursaries will not be given to students who hold other major awards and will be paid in two equal instalments over two semester, payment in the second semester being dependent upon the recipients maintaining at least a "B" average. If there are no suitable candidates, the bursaries will not be awarded.

Applications available from the Residence Assistants, the Proctor or the Paton College Office. Deadline date for application is March 15.

THE BEAVER FOODS LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP

From a sum of money donated by Beaver Foods Limited, a scholarship fund has been established for students who reside in Paton College, who have completed their second year of studies while in residence and who will return to residence for their third year. The awards, valued at a minimum of $1,000.00, will be made annually by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of academic excellence. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage senior students of high academic calibre to live in residence.

THE BENNETT/KHAN BURSARY IN BIOLOGY

This bursary is made possible through a fund established by an anonymous donor in honour of Dr's Gordon Bennett and Rasul Khan. Valued at the interest on the initial endowment, it will be awarded annually to a full time student beyond second year who is majoring in Biology with particular reference to parasitology or another branch of invertebrate zoology. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Biology.

THE GORDON BILLARD AWARD IN EDUCATION

A donation has been made to Memorial University by Mr. Gordon Billard for the purpose of establishing a fund to provide financial assistance to Education students who live at the University's Harlow campus while undertaking approved studies in Great Britain. The award is intended to enhance the student's educational experience in Britain. Its value will be based on the annual interest on the fund. It will be awarded during the Spring semester by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Dean of Student Affairs and Services. Academic achievement and financial need will be considered.

THE BIRKS FAMILY FOUNDATION BURSARIES

The Birks Family Foundation has established a plan of annual contributions to the student aid funds of recognized Canadian universities for the creation of the Birks Family Foundation Bursaries.

The Bursaries are awarded by the Foundation on the recommendation of the Senate Committee on Scholarships and are not restricted to faculty or year and may be renewed. The number and amount of such awards may vary annually, depending upon the funds available for the purpose from the Foundation.

THE E.A. BISHOP (1889-1953) MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, established to honor the memory of E.A. Bishop, a teacher in Newfoundland and Labrador, is the result of a generous donation to Memorial University of Newfoundland by his son, John. Interest on the fund will provide a scholarship to full-time undergraduate students after completion of their first year at Memorial University of Newfoundland who are dependants of teachers in the public school system of Newfoundland and Labrador. Applicants must be students in the Faculties of Arts or Science and be of scholarship standing. The scholarship is valued at approximately two semesters tuition for five courses. If, in any year, there is no eligible candidate, the scholarship will not be awarded; however, a student may be awarded the scholarship more than once. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of a special application which may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards office, room 4018, University Centre, telephone 737-3956.

THE GLENN ROY BLUNDON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, has been established by the family, friends and fellow students of the late Glenn Roy Blundon, a former student of Memorial University of Newfoundland who, despite his severe physical disability, succeeded in his studies and made a significant contribution to student life. In the awarding of this scholarship, preference will be given to academically qualified students with disabilities but those enrolled in the Special Education Program may be considered when no candidates are available from the first group. The scholarship shall be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships.

W.J. BLUNDON SCHOLARSHIP

The W.J. Blundon Scholarship, in memory of Professor W.J. Blundon, Head of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics from 1948 to 1976, will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students majoring in Mathematics and/or Statistics. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

THE GARY BOURNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment to the university funded largely by donations resulting from fundraising efforts of Gary's colleagues at the Comptrollers Office. Valued at a portion of the annual accrued interest on the endowment it will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to an undergraduate student who is a dependent of a current, retired or deceased staff member of Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. An application is required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office.

THE DOCTOR WILLIAM BOYLE SCHOLARSHIPS

Under the will of the late Dr. Robert William Boyle, the University, in 1956, received bequests establishing two scholarships, one in memory of the testator's mother, Sophie (Maddock) Boyle, to be awarded to a female student attending the University; and the other in memory of his father, Albert Desbrisay Boyle, to be awarded to a male student attending the University.

The scholarships are to be awarded to the students who, having attended the University for a period of at least two years, are, in the opinion of the governing body of the University, best qualified in virtue of all-round attainment. Each scholarship will be tenable for two years and the emolument will be the income accruing from the bequest during the period of tenure of the scholarship.

BP CANADA ENERGY COMPANY SCHOLARSHIP IN EARTH SCIENCES

This Scholarship, the gift of BP Canada Energy Company, is valued at $1,500.00 and is awarded annually to the student with the highest academic average entering the final year of the B.Sc. (Honours) program in Earth Sciences. Students must be registered fulltime in the semester for which this scholarship is granted. However, in the case of a student who has met all academic requirements for their Honours degree, except the Honours dissertation, part-time registration will be accepted.

The student's program should emphasize courses related to petroleum exploration (stratigraphy, sedimentogy, paleontoloy and structural geology.) The Scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Earth Sciences Department.

THE DR. S. W. BRECKON SCHOLARSHIP IN PHYSICS

This scholarship, valued at $1000.00, is the gift of former students and colleagues of Dr. Breckon and is awarded to the full-time honours Physics student who has the best overall academic performance upon completion of the third or fourth year honours Physics program and subsequent enrollment in the following year.

The award is made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Physics. Applications should be directed to the Head of the Department of Physics.

THE BRITISH WAR BRIDES OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR AWARD

This award is the result of a donation to the University in 1997 by the British War Brides of Newfoundland and Labrador. Valued at $1,000.00 annually, it will be awarded to a student in his/her second year at Memorial who has scholarship standing. First preference for the award will be given to a relative of a British War Bride. In the event that such a candidate is not available in a given year, the award will be granted to another second year student who has scholarship standing. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. A special application is required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

THE MURRAY H. BROOKER SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE IN CHEMISTRY

The scholarship is valued at the annual interest on an endowment established in memory of Dr. Murray H. Brooker who was a professor in the Department of Chemistry when he passed away in 2000. It will be awarded to a student who is beyond first year at Memorial University, who is a declared major in Chemistry and who has been accepted to work in a Chemistry Laboratory for the current/upcoming summer. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE JACKIE BROWN MEMORIAL SOCIAL WORK SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship has been established in the memory of Jackie Brown, a dedicated social worker who was an activist for social justice. Valued at $500.00 annually, it will be awarded to a full time undergraduate social work student who best epitomizes Jackie's commitment and energy to creating positive change related to a social justice issue in his/her community. The award however, is not necessarily intended for the student with the highest academic standing. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Director, School of Social Work.

THE BROWNE FAMILY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship established by Mr. Rod Browne in memory of deceased members of the Browne family is tenable at Memorial University of Newfoundland and is valued at not less than $1500. It is based on academics and awarded to a student majoring in French. Selection will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Head, Department of French & Spanish.

THE EDWARD PATRICK BROWNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS

In his will, Edward Browne, a distinguished and beloved member of the University community, and a life-long supporter of the growth and development of the sport of basketball at provincial and national levels, left a bequest to Memorial University of Newfoundland for the awarding of scholarships to students.

These scholarships, valued up to the maximum which is allowable by the Canadian Intercollegiate Athletic Union, are awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the advice of the Director of the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE DR. WERNER D. BRUCKNER SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, honours the memory of Werner D. Bruckner, Head of the Department of Geology at this University from 1959 to 1968, J. P. Howley Research Professor from 1968 to 1977 and Professor Emeritus, 1978. It is awarded annually to an undergraduate student majoring in Earth Sciences.

The award will be based upon scholarship standing but, in recognition of other concerns held as particularly important by Dr. Bruckner, financial need and qualities of character will also be considered. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE BRUTON SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Dr. F.A. Bruton, friend and colleague of J.L. Paton, taught Nature Study to teachers in three successive Memorial College summer schools, from 1926-28, at Paton's request. At his death in 1930, Dr. Bruton made a bequest to the College from which two Bruton Scholarships are awarded.

These scholarships, valued at $500.00 each, are awarded annually to students who have demonstrated interest in Plant Biology. One award will be available to a student majoring in Biology whose special interest is in the field of Plant Biology. The second award will be available to an Education student whose main area of interest is in the teaching of science, in particular, Plant Biology. In the absence of a suitable candidate from the one department, two awards may be made by the other department in accordance with the above conditions.

Academic ability and financial need will be taken into consideration in making these awards. They will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships acting on the advice of the department concerned.

BUCHANS SCHOLARSHIP FUND OF ASARCO INCORPORATED

ASARCO Incorporated has established a scholarship fund, the annual interest on which will provide for students enrolled in the Earth Sciences Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland, either a scholarship for post-graduate study and research, valued at $5000.00; or two scholarships for undergraduate study, valued at $500.00 each. The latter scholarships will be available only when no suitable candidate can be found for the former. In order to qualify for these awards, students must be native-born Newfoundlanders or graduates of Newfoundland high schools. In the case of the graduate scholarship, the award will be made by the Dean of Graduate Studies on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences; in the case of the undergraduate scholarships, by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences. Should no candidates be available in any year, the awards may be held over.

THE MAURICE J. BURKE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at approximately $1,000.00 annually, was established by the family of the late Maurice Burke. Mr. Burke served in the Provincial Department of Education in the Teacher Certification Division for thirty-five years. He was also a columnist and author with a personal and professional interest in Newfoundland culture and folklore celebrating the uniqueness of Newfoundland outport life. It will be awarded alternately to a full-time graduate or undergraduate student in the Folklore Department on the basis of scholarship standing. In the case of undergraduates it will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. In the case of graduates it will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies. In both cases the scholarship will be awarded on the basis of a recommendation from the Head, Department of Folklore.

THE BURKE HOUSE SCHOLARSHIP

One bursary of $700.00 is tenable by a resident of Burke House, Paton College, who has resided in the House for at least two semesters prior to application. In making the award, financial need, academic performance, and leadership contribution will be taken into consideration. The bursary will be awarded to a student who does not hold a concurrent major award and will be paid in two equal installments over a two-semester period, payment in the second semester being dependent on the recipient maintaining at least a "B" average. If in any year there is no suitable candidate, the bursary will not be awarded for that year. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships acting on the advice of a committee established by the Proctor of Burke House. Application forms are available from the Academic Don, the Proctor, or the Paton College Student Housing Office.

THE WILLIAM CAMPBELL MEMORIAL ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship valued at not less than $1,000.00 will be awarded annually to a student entering any first year program offered at Memorial University. The recipient must be a graduate of a high school in Labrador West (i.e. Labrador City or Wabush). This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of a Scholarship Committee consisting of the local high school Principals. Their recommendation will be based on the student's placement on the Newfoundland and Labrador Government scholarship exam, however he or she must also be of scholarship standing as defined by the university.

THE CANADIAN FEDERATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN BURSARIES

Two bursaries, valued at $700.00 each, are offered annually by the Canadian Federation of University Women to female students in full-time or part-time studies. The awards are made on the basis of academic standing and financial need and are not restricted to any particular faculty or year of study. The first of these bursaries is named in memory of Dr. Edith M. Manuel, well-known Newfoundland educator and charter member of the C.F.U.W., who died in 1984.

THE CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY AND PETROLEUM SILVER JUBILEE SCHOLARSHIP

This $1,500.00 annual award is available to students in the final or penultimate year in Earth Sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Scholastic achievement is the principal requirement governing the award but economic need and character may be taken into account. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid acting on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Earth Sciences.

THE CANADIAN TIRE SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships are the result of an endowment to the university by Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited as part of their commitment to community service and to Memorial University via the Opportunity Fund Campaign. The endowment will fund three scholarships in the Faculty of Arts, valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment. The scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate students entering third or fourth year in the Faculty of Arts - one each to students majoring in Sociology, Economics and Linguistics. They will be awarded by the Senate Committee Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head of each of the three academic departments.

THE CANADIAN SOCIETY FOR CHEMISTRY 1996 CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment, was established in recognition of the efforts of the Organizing Committee and the over 100 volunteers for the 1996 Canadian Society of Chemistry Conference which was hosted by Memorial University. This scholarship will be awarded annually to a student in Chemistry based on the results of the National CIC Chemistry examinations or its successors. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE CHURCHILL FALLS (LABRADOR) CORPORATION LIMITED SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP

These scholarships valued at approximately $2,500.00 each annually, are the result of an endowment to The Opportunity Fund by the Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corporation Limited. They will be awarded to second year students or beyond entering the Faculty of Science. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Science. All else being equal, preference will be given to students from Labrador.

THE CLARICA SCHOLARSHIP IN APPLICATIONS OF TECHNOLOGY

The Mutual Life Scholarship in Applications of Technology is funded through a generous endowment from Clarica Corporate Communication and is consistent with Clarica's belief that education is key to the future well-being of individuals, business and society. The scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, will be designated on an annually rotating basis to a student on the Corner Brook campus and the St. John's campus. It will be awarded to a student within the faculties of Science, Engineering and Applied Science and Business Administration who is focussing his/her studies on the application of technology and has demonstrated scholarship standing. In addition, the student will have actively participated in extra-curricular activities and have been active in student life. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the appropriate Dean and/or the Principal of Sir Wilfred Grenfell College.

THE COCA-COLA SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on its endowment, has been established from contributions to the University's Opportunity Fund Campaign by The Coca-Cola Foundation. It will be awarded to a student who has completed at least two years of a degree program at Memorial and who has been accepted to attend a recognized university outside Canada for one or two semesters of study for transfer credit to Memorial towards completion of his/her undergraduate degree. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid.

THE RAYMOND J. CONDON MEMORIAL ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $1,000.00, will be awarded to a student who has completed the first year College Transfer Program at the Labrador West Campus of the College of the North Atlantic and is transferring to Memorial University the following year. The recipient must be of scholarship standing as defined by the University. The Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid will award the scholarship upon recommendation of the Principal, Labrador West Campus.

THE CAPTAIN JAMES COOK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

A fund was established in 1979 by members of the Department of Geography to honour the memory of Captain James Cook (1728-79), explorer, navigator and cartographer, whose years of painstaking mapping of the coasts of Newfoundland and Labrador laid the basis for a comprehensive and scientific knowledge of the geography of the province.

One or more scholarships, valued at not less than $600.00, will be awarded annually by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Department of Geography to a student or students demonstrating particular merit in Geography.

MICHAEL COOK SCHOLARSHIP

The Michael Cook Scholarship will be awarded annually to a student who has completed English 3350 (Theatre) and English 3351 (The Physical Stage) and who shows definite promise and purpose in pursuing the study of theatre and drama at Memorial University. The value of the scholarship is $1,000.00. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of English Language and Literature.

THE DR. DOUGLAS L. COOPER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship fund has been established in honour of Dr. Cooper who was the first department head of Chemistry at Memorial University. The fund will provide several scholarships valued at a minimum of $1,500.00 each annually. They will be awarded to Chemistry students entering their third year of a Bachelor of Chemistry program (General or Honours). If there are not enough eligible third year students in a given year, it will be open to those in their fourth year. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE HAROLD CRABTREE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $2,000.00 annually has been established by the Harold Crabtree Foundation to recognize a senior student in the Faculty of Education. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE JOHN AND JANE CROSBIE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment to the university started by the Honorable John C. Crosbie, P.C, O.C., Q.C, in 1996 while he was Chancellor and Campaign Chair and further funded by volunteers of The Opportunity Fund in honor of Mr. Crosbie's commitment to Memorial. Valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment, the scholarship(s) (each valued at a minimum of $1,000.00) will be awarded to one or more undergraduate student(s) beyond first year in the Faculty of Arts. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

THE CROWLEY BURSARIES

These bursaries, one or more valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 each annually, are the result of the interest on an endowment to the university by Mr. Ronald Crowley. In awarding these bursaries preference will be given to undergraduate sons or daughters of fisherpersons whenever possible. However, when such candidates cannot be identified the bursaries will be awarded to other eligible undergraduate students at Memorial. In both cases candidates may be in any year or field of study. They will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need as defined by the university.

THE REVEREND DOCTOR LEVI CURTIS BURSARY

This bursary has a value of at least $200.00 and is awarded each year by the Senate Committee on Scholarships, to a student who is a candidate for the ministry of the United Church, a child of a minister of the United Church, or the child of a needy United Churchman.

THE JOHN AND ANNA DALEY SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 annually, has been established by the Daley family in honor of their parents John and Anna. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to an undergraduate student beyond first year in the Faculty of Arts. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

THE DR. MADELEINE DARTE SCHOLARSHIPS IN ENGLISH

These scholarships, up to four each year and having a value of not less than $250.00 each, have been established by Mrs. J.M. Darte and Mrs. France Darte McCabe in memory of Dr. Madeleine Darte, Lecturer and Assistant Professor of English at this University from 1971-75. In awarding these scholarships, preference will be given to students in the Honours program in English, but students in good standing in the General Degree program in English will also be considered. In addition to the student's academic record, financial need may also be taken into account. Applications for these scholarships should be sent to the Head of the Department of English. Awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Department of English.

THE SALLY DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP

The Sally Davis Scholarship has been established to celebrate the memory and life work of Sally Davis. Contributions to the scholarship fund have come from family and friends who were so lovingly and generously influenced by Sally during her long life. The scholarship, valued at $1000.00, will be awarded annually in the Spring Semester. Eligible candidates must be full-time students in the Master of Women's Studies program. Preference will be given to a candidate studying in one of the following areas: peace and international understanding, literacy, children, labour movement, gun control, or environment. If there is no qualified graduate applicant in a particular year, the award may be offered to an undergraduate (who is registered in a minor in Women's Studies) who is in financial need. An individual may receive the award twice but no more. In the case of graduates it is awarded by the Dean of Graduate Studies upon recommendation of the Co-ordinator, Women's Studies Program. In the case of undergraduates, the scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Co-ordinator, Women's Studies Program.

THE DONALD W.K. DAWE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This annual scholarship, valued at $500.00, has been established by the family, friends and associates of the late Donald W.K. Dawe, Q.C., who attended the Memorial University College in 1933-34. In making the award, preference may be given in the first instance to a needy and academically qualified student beyond the first year from outport Newfoundland and Labrador.

THE ERNST R. DEUTSCH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN GEOPHYSICS

This scholarship is named in honor of Dr. Deutsch, a long-time faculty member at Memorial University of Newfoundland who passed away in 2000. It is valued at a minimum of $1,500.00 and will be awarded annually to a senior undergraduate student in the Earth Sciences (or related field of Physics) whose concentration is Geophysics. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE DOMINION OF CANADA GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of a donation to Memorial University of Newfoundland by the Dominion Group Foundation. The scholarship, valued at the annual interest, will be awarded to a student in first year of the Faculty of Arts. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need.

THE VIVIAN DOUGLAS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship has been established from a donation to the University by Mrs. Edna Baird-Stephenson in honour of her housekeeper Mrs. Vivian Douglas from Grand Bank. It is valued at the annual accrued interest on the initial donation and will be awarded to a student beyond first year in any field of study. It will be awarded annually by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need.

THE DOYLE HOUSE AWARDS

These awards are the result of fundraising by the Doyle House Academic Committee. Three, valued at $100.00 each, will be awarded annually to residents of Doyle House. They will be awarded in the Winter semester of each year as follows:

These awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid acting upon a recommendation from a committee representing Student Housing, Food and Conference Services and Doyle House. Additional information can be obtained from the Residence Assistants, Academic Don or Proctor of Doyle House.

THE DR. J. DOUGLAS EATON SCHOLARSHIPS

Upon the retirement of Dr. J. Douglas Eaton from the position of Vice-President (Student Affairs & Services) in 1983, the student body of Memorial University of Newfoundland donated a sum of money to fund two undergraduate scholarships in his honour, valued at $500.00 each. These awards, tenable to students beyond first year will be made on the basis of academic standing and demonstrated active participation in student life. In cases of competition between students of equal standing, need shall be the determining factor in awarding the scholarships. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships, acting on the recommendation of a special selection committee, consisting of members of MUNSU and the Office of Student Affairs & Services.

THE J. DOUGLAS EATON ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship was established by the Alumni Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of degree programs in the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation and to honour Dr. Eaton a former department head. The value of the scholarship will be determined by the interest accruing from the initial endowment. The scholarship shall be awarded to the student who attains the highest academic standing in the third year of the Bachelor of Physical Education, Bachelor of Recreation or Bachelor of Kinesiology. Recipients must also demonstrate commitment and service in activities related to their intended profession. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid based on recommendations from the Director of the School.

THE FRASER EDISON SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of a donation to the Opportunity Fund in 1999 by Mr. Fraser Edison. It will be valued at the annual interest on the endowment and will be awarded to an undergraduate student who has a recognized physical disability. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to a student in any year or field of study. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of an application.

THE FACILITIES MANAGEMENT UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship fund is the result of an endowment which began in 1996 as a part of the Opportunity Fund Campaign. The fund will provide one or more scholarships valued at a minimum of $500 each to students who are children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or spouses of current or retired employees of the Facilities Management Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland. Preference in awarding the scholarship(s) will be given to entrance students but undergraduates may also qualify. The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing but in the case of ties between candidates, need may be used as a determining factor. A special application will be required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre, telephone 737-3956.

THE FACULTY OF ARTS DEAN'S LIST SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, established by donors to the Opportunity Fund who have directed that their donations be used for scholarships within the Faculty of Arts, is valued at approximately $1,000.00 annually. It is awarded to a student who achieves high ranking on the Dean's List of the Faculty of Arts and who meets the requirements for scholarship standing, but who is not in receipt of other significant scholarship funding. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid based on a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

THE FACULTY OF SCIENCE OPPORTUNITY FUND SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment created from several general donations to the Opportunity Fund by various alumni and friends of the university and in particular of the Faculty of Science. Valued at the annual interest on the endowment, it will be awarded annually to a student beyond first year in the Faculty of Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland on the basis of scholarship standing. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Science.

DR. L.A.W. FELTHAM SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship began with fundraising within the Biochemistry Department during the 1996 Opportunity Fund Campaign. It is named for Dr. Feltham, the founding head of the department. The interest on the endowment will provide a scholarship for a student in the B.Sc. Program in Biochemistry. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid to a student beyond second year on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Biochemistry.

THE RALPH L. FINLEY SCHOLARSHIPS

Under the will of the late Mr. Ralph L. Finley, the University in 1987 received a bequest establishing two scholarships. The awards are to be tenable to needy undergraduate students, residing in the University residences during the academic year, who attain a minimum average of seventy percent. The value of the awards will depend on the income accruing from the bequest during the period of tenure of the scholarships. The amounts to be awarded are to be applied to the recipients' tuition and/or residence fees. The scholarships are made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships.

THE WILLIAM J. FITZGERALD MEMORIAL BURSARY

This Bursary was donated by Barbara C. FitzGerald in memory of her father, William J. FitzGerald (1897-1971) who was a St. John's businessman for many years. The award, valued at the annual interest on an endowment, is directed at a full time student in the Faculty of Education with first preference to students in the High School Program who demonstrate scholarship standing and financial need. In the event that an eligible student in the High School Program is not available in a given year, the Bursary will be awarded to a Bachelor of Education student in one of the other programs as deemed appropriate by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommenda-tion of the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE CHARLIE (MOO SIC) FONG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest (approximately $600.00 - $700.00 annually), is the result of an endowment by the Fong family in memory of their great-grandfather, Mr. Charlie (Moo Sic) Fong. It was established to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first Chinese settler in Newfoundland and to promote an awareness of the Chinese Cultural and Historical background in the province. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need to an undergraduate student at Memorial University with a Chinese heritage. The scholarship will be given early in Winter semester and presented to the student at a local function held to celebrate the Chinese New Year. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid.

THE E.B. FORAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, awarded in memory of the late Mr. E.B. Foran, longtime associate of municipal government in St. John's, is valued at $500.00 and is under the sponsorship of the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Municipalities. It is open to students beyond first year at Memorial University who have scholarship standing and who are sons, daughters, or wards of elected officials (e.g.: Mayors, Deputy Mayors, Councillors) or municipal staff. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of an application, which may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office, room 4018, University Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, A1C 5S7 or your municipal office.

THE SENATOR EUGENE FORSEY SCHOLARSHIP

Established by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, this scholarship honours a native Newfoundlander, Senator Eugene Forsey, as one of Canada's foremost authorities on the Canadian Constitution, and recognizes his great commitment to Canada and this province. The scholarship, tenable at Memorial University, and valued at $2,000.00, shall be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships to a student in third year, or beyond, who has shown excellence in Canadian Policy Analysis or Canadian Governmental Studies.

THE MATTHEW J. FOSTER ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, established by the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation, Memorial University of Newfoundland, commemorates the 30th Anniversary awarding of the first Bachelor of Physical Education Degrees at Memorial and honours Mr. Foster (department head/director - 1964 until his retirement in 1986). They will be valued at the interest accruing from the initial endowment and awarded to the student in the second year of the Bachelor of Physical Education, Bachelor of Recreation or Bachelor of Kinesiology who attains the highest academic standing. Recipients should also have demonstrated leadership in activities related to their intended profession. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid based on the recommendation from the Director of the School.

THE DR. G.A. FRECKER MEMORIAL ALUMNI BURSARIES

The Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Association has established, from its Annual Fund, five bursaries named in honour of the late Dr. G.A. Frecker, Chancellor, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1971-79, and valued at $500.00 each. Four of the bursaries are tenable at the St. John's campus and one at the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College at Corner Brook. The bursaries will be awarded annually by the Senate Committee on Scholarships to full-time students in any faculty or year on the basis of academic standing and financial need.

FRIENDS OF INDIA ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

This award, valued at $500.00, is awarded annually from funds donated by the Friends of India Association. The scholarship is open to any student registered at Memorial University who is beyond first year studies.

This will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the basis of scholarship standing.

THE GENERAL MOTORS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship was established by General Motors of Canada Limited with contributions to the University's Opportunity Fund Campaign. Interest from the fund will provide one or more scholarships to support individuals who qualify as Native People, members of a Visible Minority and/or Physically Disabled. It will be awarded to students in any year or faculty at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and an application which may be obtained at the Scholarships and Awards office, Memorial University of Newfoundland, telephone 709-737-7461, fax 709-737-2347.

THE ALLAN AND CLARA GILLINGHAM SCHOLARSHIP IN RUSSIAN STUDIES

On the occasion of their fiftieth wedding anniversary, this scholarship has been established by Mr. and Mrs. Gillingham, who both hold fond memories of studying the Russian language themselves. Valued at $500.00, this scholarship will be awarded annually to a student who is pursuing a program of Russian Studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Candidates will be selected on the basis of academic excellence. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships, on the recommendation of the Head, Department of German and Russian.

THE DR. PATRICIA GIOVANNETTI MEMORIAL BURSARY

The Newfoundland Dietetic Association sponsors this Bursary of $600.00 awarded annually to a student completing the second year of the Dietetics program in the Department of Biochemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland and who is attending Acadia University the following year. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of scholastic standing and financial need, to a student who is planning to enter a dietetic internship program upon graduation. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Biochemistry Department.

THE R. BERTRAM GREEN CLASS SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of a bequest to the university by Rev. Dr. Robert Bertram Green. Valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment, it will be awarded to an undergraduate student in second or third year in the Faculty of Arts, majoring in either English, Classical or Modern Languages, Philosophy, History, Economics or Political Science. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

THE MARY A. GRIFFITHS MEMORIAL BURSARY FUND FOR FOLKLORE FIELD RESEARCH (UNDERGRADUATE)

This fund has been established by the Memorial University of Newfoundland Folklore Society in memory of Mary A. Griffiths, B.A. (Folklore). One or more bursaries valued at a minimum of $250.00 each will be awarded annually to undergraduate Folklore students who wish to pursue field research. The awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Folklore. Selection will be made on the basis of a submitted research proposal as well as demonstrated financial need. Application forms and guidelines are available from and should be submitted to the Folklore Department.

Deadline date for submission of applications is January 31. If there are no suitable candidates in a given year the bursaries will not be awarded.

THE JOAN HAIRE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment which began in 1997 as a part of the Opportunity Fund Campaign. The fund will provide a scholarship valued at a minimum of $500 to students who are children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or spouses of current, retired or deceased employees or former employees with a minimum of five years service in the Technical Services Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland. Preference in awarding the scholarship will be given to entrance students but undergraduates may also qualify. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing but in the case of ties between candidates, need may be used as a determining factor. A special application will be required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre, telephone 737-3956.

THE FREDERICK J. HANCOCK SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the interest on a sum of money donated to the University by Frederick J. Hancock, former Sergeant of the Newfoundland Constabulary who served as a member of the Force for twenty-five years until his retirement in 1963. Preference in the awarding of this scholarship will be given to sons and daughters of active, retired or deceased members of the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary. Candidates must be enrolled in full-time studies at the University and possess scholarship standing. When no candidates can be found from the above category, the scholarship may be awarded to any full-time student on the basis of academic merit. The award shall be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships.

HARLOW CAMPUS 25TH ANNIVERSARY BURSARIES

A number of travel bursaries, each valued to a maximum of 250.00 will be awarded to full-time undergraduate students registered at the Harlow Campus in a Memorial University approved program. Preference will be given to students who are permanent residents of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador and are attending the Harlow Campus for a minimum of six consecutive weeks residing in the campus residence for the duration of the award. The bursaries will be awarded each semester by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of academic excellence. Applications for the bursaries are available at the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, A1C 5S7, Telephone: 709-737-3956.

THE HARLOW DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP

The Harlow Development Corporation, Harlow, England, has made a grant to establish a scholarship fund to financially assist students from Memorial University of Newfoundland who wish to live at the University's Harlow campus while undertaking approved studies in Great Britain. The fund will also provide scholarships to students who are residents of Harlow and who wish to study at Memorial, or some other institute of learning, in Newfoundland. It is hoped that interest on the fund will finance five or six annual scholarships at 250 each.

THE MICHAEL HARRINGTON RESEARCH PRIZE IN NEWFOUNDLAND HISTORY

This award was established by the family of Michael Francis Harrington Sr., Journalist, Author and Newfoundland Historian. The prize is valued at a minimum of $500.00 and will be awarded annually to an undergraduate or graduate student doing research in Newfoundland History. To be considered, undergraduate students must be history majors planning to do research for a course in Newfoundland history or towards an honours thesis. Graduate students must be writing a thesis on some aspect of Newfoundland History. In some instances it may be awarded as a travel grant which will assist students with travel expenses incurred while undertaking their research. In the case of undergraduates it will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head, Department of History. In the case of graduates it will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies, also upon recommendation of the Head, Department of History.

THE HARRIS/STOETERAU MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $2,000.00 annually, was established by the Corona Corporation in memory of two of its employees, Mr. Wolfgang Stoeterau and Mr. Mark Harris.

The scholarship will be awarded to a third-year student in the Earth Sciences program at Memorial University of Newfoundland who has obtained a high scholastic average and who has expressed an interest in structural and economic geology. The scholarship may be renewed for the fourth year of the program, provided scholarship standing and an aptitude in structural and economic geology are displayed.

The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Earth Sciences in consultation with the Corona Corporation.

THE ANN ELIZABETH CROSBIE (PERLIN) HARVEY MEMORIAL HARLOW SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the interest on an endowment, was established by The Perlin Family Trust to assist undergraduate students from Memorial University of Newfoundland who wish to pursue their studies at the Harlow Campus in Harlow, England. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing with preference being given to students studying Theatre, and/or Drama Studies. Applications for this scholarship are available at the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, A1C 5S7, Telephone: 709-737-3956.

THE AIDAN HENNEBURY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN CLASSICS

This scholarship is the result of an endowment to Memorial University via the Opportunity FundCampaign by the law firm of Martin, Whalen, Hennebury & Stamp in memory of former partner Mr. Aidan Hennebury. The donation will fund a scholarship valued at the annual interest on the endowment. The scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student beyond second year who is majoring in Classics. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Classics.

THE CARRIE E. HODDER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual accrued interest on an initial endowment, has been established by the husband of the late Carrie E. Hodder as a tribute to her 36-year contribution to education as a teacher in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Education on the basis of scholarship standing to students enrolled in Elementary Education.

THE HOLLINGER ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, donated by Hollinger Inc., will be awarded to a Memorial University of Newfoundland student who is beyond second year and is majoring in English Language and Literature. It will be valued at the annual interest and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of Scholarship Standing and upon recommendation of the Head, Department of English.

THE C. D. HOWE MEMORIAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

These scholarships result from a contribution by the C. D. Howe Memorial Foundation. The Annual income from this endowment will be utilized to fund up to six scholarships valued at the cost of one year's tuition for full-time students, the amount varying depending on the number of courses taken. The scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate students entering second, third, fourth or fifth years of study in any undergraduate program. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing, financial need, and a recommendation from the appropriate Dean or academic Director. Application for these scholarships must be made by March for a scholarship to be awarded in September of the same year.

THE IMPERIAL TOBACCO CANADA SCHOLARSHIP IN ARCHAEOLOGY

This scholarship, established by Imperial Tobacco Canada in support of the Opportunity Fund Campaign, has a minimum value of $2,000.00 annually. It will be awarded to a senior student in archaeology who is registered in (or is planning to enter) the honours program, specializing in historic archaeology. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Head, Department of Anthropology.

THE IRON ORE COMPANY OF CANADA UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

These Scholarships are the result of a portion of a generous donation to the Opportunity Fund Campaign by the Iron Ore Company of Canada. Ten scholarships, valued at $5,000.00 each annually, will be awarded to permanent residents of Labrador City (somebody who has lived in Labrador for a minimum of twelve months prior to attending Memorial) who are in first or second year studies of any undergraduate program at Memorial University. If ten scholarships cannot be awarded in a given year, the number available will increase accordingly in the following year. These scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing.

THE O.C. IRWIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN EARTH SCIENCES

This $12,000.00 scholarship ($3,000.00 per year renewable for up to 4 years) is the result of a generous donation from M. Jean Patton in memory of her late husband, O.C. Irwin. It is available to students beyond first year who are majoring in Earth Sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE DR. ETHEL M. JANES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN EDUCATION (UNDERGRADUATE)

From a sum of money endowed to Memorial University of Newfoundland by the late Dr. Ethel M. Janes, one scholarship valued at $2,000.00 will be awarded annually on the basis of scholastic achievement. Dr. Janes, a Professor of Education at Memorial University for twenty-eight years, devoted most of her professional career to study, research and teaching in primary and elementary education. Her contribution to the development of primary and elementary teacher education program within the faculty was significant, as was her influence on primary and elementary education in the schools. Two generations of prospective teachers were her students.

This scholarship will be awarded upon completion of the second year of studies at Memorial University to a student enrolled in the primary or elementary education program as a first degree. Instalments of $1,000.00 each will be awarded in two successive academic terms; and the scholarship is renewable for two years provided first-class standing is maintained. This award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE JEROBOAM POETRY PRIZE IN ENGLISH

The proceeds from a sum of money donated to the University in 2001 by the editors of Jeroboam Books will be awarded in an annual poetry competition administered by the Department of English, Memorial University of Newfoundland. The competition will be open to full-time or part-time students in any year of study at the University upon submission of original, unpublished work. In keeping with the tradition of Jeroboam, the work should reflect some aspect of traditional or contemporary Newfoundland. Entry forms and further information may be obtained by contacting the Department of English. The selection of winners will be the responsibility of a special committee composed of the Department of English faculty members. The prize will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head, Department of English Language and Literature.

THE ETHEL H. JUDSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, has been established by Mrs. Edna Baird-Stephenson in memory of her late sister Ethel. It will be awarded annually to a Memorial University student in any year or field of study. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of academic excellence.

THE MARIE T. KENNEDY BURSARY

In her will, Ms. Marie Theresa Kennedy left a bequest to Memorial University to allow one or more bursaries of at least $5,000.00 to be awarded annually. To be considered, a candidate must be a full-time undergraduate student, in any year of study, majoring in Science or Medicine - it will be awarded on a rotating basis. Students receiving scholarships or bursaries from other individuals or institutions, for the same scholarship year, will not be eligible. The bursary will be awarded on the basis of need and academic effort by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation from the appropriate Dean.

KEY TAG SCHOLARSHIPS

Up to three scholarships, valued at $500.00 per annum, are donated by the Newfoundland Branch of the War Amputees of Canada, and are to be known as the Key Tag Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded annually by the Senate Committee on Scholarships to amputee students in any year or field of study at Memorial University of Newfoundland. In the event that no applications are received from amputee students, the Committee may consider other physically disabled students. In making the awards, financial need, initiative and scholastic achievement will be considered. In special circumstances, the scholarships may be held for more than one year.

THE DR. B.K. KIM SCHOLARSHIP IN STATISTICS

This scholarship will be awarded annually to an undergraduate student whose major subject of study is Statistics. The award honours the memory of the late Dr. B.K. Kim who taught in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics from 1976-84. The scholarship, with a value of at least $500.00, will normally be based on academic achievement in third year and/or fourth year courses and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

THE JOHN KINGSTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $600.00, was established in memory of John F. Kingston, a former member of the faculty of the Department of Chemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded annually to a student majoring in Chemistry, who has completed at least 18 credit hours in Chemistry courses, on the basis of academic merit and financial need. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE IRIS KIRBY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This award, valued at $500.00 annually, has been established by the friends and colleagues of the late Iris Kirby. Iris was an active feminist and advocate of encouraging women to develop their fullest potential. The scholarship is open to women enrolling in full-time undergraduate studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland who are entering or returning after at least five years out of full-time study. Applicants should have been resident in Newfoundland for at least one year before applying. The scholarship will be awarded in the winter semester on the basis of the fall semester's results. In deciding on candidates of equal academic attainment, a commitment to the goal of an equal status for women in our society will be considered.

THE LABATT ATHLETIC AWARD

This award, valued at $1,000.00 annually, is available to a student continuing beyond their first year of studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded to a returning member(s) in good standing of the Memorial University of Newfoundland Sea-Hawks Varsity Women's Basketball Team. It will be awarded on the basis of, but not limited to, academic performance and basketball performance at the varsity level. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Director, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE LAW FOUNDATION OF NEWFOUNDLAND LEGAL RESEARCH AWARDS FOR STUDENTS OF MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY

The Law Foundation of Newfoundland annually offers up to five Awards to undergraduate students valued at $500.00 (five hundred dollars) each for best research term paper on one or more legal issues, or topics treated in a legal context, in a senior level course in any discipline at the undergraduate level. The papers submitted by and with endorsement of course professor or lecturer will be judged initially by the Dean, or Director, or Department Head who will make a recommendation to a selection committee for the Awards. The selection committee will comprise appointees of Memorial University and the Law Foundation. The Awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid acting upon the recommendation of the selection committee. An additional $500.00 (five hundred dollars) will be provided annually by the Law Foundation to Queen Elizabeth II Library for the purchase of research materials and resources. Total Awards $3,000.00.

THE GRACE LAYMAN SCHOLARSHIP IN EDUCATION

This scholarship, valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 is the gift of Professor Grace Layman who devoted her life to the development of educational drama in Newfoundland. It is awarded to a student from the Faculty of Education at Memorial University who has demonstrated ability and interest in drama education. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE CORNELIA LEARNING/ANNIE BUTLER MOORES SCHOLARSHIP

In memory of her maternal and paternal grandmothers, Mrs. Dorothy Young of Pasadena, California, has established the Cornelia Learning and Annie Butler Moores Scholarship in the Faculty of Arts. This perpetual scholarship, valued at approximately $500.00, and awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships, is open to Arts students of scholarship standing with demonstrated financial need.

THE JULIUS AND BELLA LEVKOVITZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is awarded out of income derived from a bequest to the University by the late Mrs. Bella Levkovitz. From this income a scholarship of not less than $700.00 is to be awarded as often as possible to an outstanding student in second, third or fourth year, or graduate studies in Pure or Applied Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

THE LGL LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP IN MARINE SCIENCE

This scholarship, valued at $1,000.00, was established by LGL Limited. It will be awarded annually to a student in the Faculty of Science who is following a program of studies related to Marine Science. The successful candidate will be either a fourth year undergraduate student doing an honours program or a graduate student. Wherever possible, preference will be given to a student from a fishing family, but other students will be considered. In the case of undergraduate students the scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing. In the case of graduate students the scholarship will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies. In both cases it will be based upon a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Science.

THE HUGH LILLY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, presently valued at a minimum of $3000.00 per annum, will be awarded to the most promising graduate in the Geosciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland who is continuing studies at the post-graduate level, here or elsewhere. The award honours the memory of the late Hugh Lilly, an instructor in the Earth Sciences Department. Selection of the winning candidate will rest with the Senate Committee on Scholarships in consultation with the Earth Sciences Department.

THE HUGH LILLY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $300.00 per annum, will be awarded to an undergraduate student entering the third year of studies in a Geology major program. The award honours the memory of the late Hugh Lilly, an instructor in the Earth Sciences Department. In making the award, academic achievement, character and financial need may be taken into consideration. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Earth Sciences Department.

THE LOCKE'S ELECTRICAL LIMITED 50TH ANNIVERSARY SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment established by Locke's Electrical Limited, Corner Brook, on the occasion of their 50th anniversary. Valued at the interest on the endowment, it will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to an under-graduate student in any year of study who is a child or grandchild of a current or retired staff member of Locke's Electrical Limited or one of it's affiliates. If the scholarship is not awarded in one year then two may be awarded the following year. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. An application is required and may be obtained from, and returned to, Locke's Electrical Limited, Corner Brook.

THE LOUGHNEY SCHOLARSHIP IN BIOCHEMISTRY

This scholarship is valued at the interest accruing on an endowment given to Memorial University by the Loughney family. It is open to an undergraduate student studying the honors program in Biochemistry at Memorial and will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing. Preference will be given to a student entering the final year of the Biochemistry (Honours) Program. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Biochemistry.

THE WILLIAM AND NAOMI LUNDRIGAN SCHOLARSHIPS

The William and Naomi Lundrigan Scholarships shall be awarded to students attending Sir Wilfred Grenfell College and are tenable at the Corner Brook or St. John's campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland. There shall be at least two scholarships, valued at not less than $2,000.00 each, awarded annually, one for an entering student and one for a continuing student. The recipient of the entrance scholarship must spend at least one semester at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College. The Lundrigan Scholarships will not be awarded to students receiving another scholarship of equal or greater value administered by the Senate Committee on Scholarships. It will be paid in two equal instalments (September and January) with the second instalment being conditional on maintaining a 70% average in the courses which comprise the 15 credit hours completed during the previous semester.

These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, however, character, economic need, and any other relevant factors may be considered. Students in any year of study and any faculty may apply but preference will be given to students in the engineering, nursing and business faculties. The awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of a selection committee at the College.

THE MRS. E.D. MATTHEWS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

This scholarship honours the memory of the late Mrs. Evelyn Matthews who taught in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Memorial University of Newfoundland, from 1959-78. It has a value of at least $500.00, and will be awarded on an annual basis to an undergraduate student whose major subject of study is Mathematics or Statistics. The scholarship will be based on academic merit and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

THE ARTHUR AND SONIA MAY SCHOLARSHIP

The scholarship, which is expected to be between $4,000 and $5,000 (based on the annual interest on its endowment), has been established by Arthur and Sonia May on the occasion of the University's 50th Anniversary as a degree-granting institution, and in gratitude for the outstanding experience they enjoyed as students. It will be awarded to a student who has completed at least two years of a degree program at Memorial and who has been accepted to attend a recognized university outside Canada for one or two semesters of study for transfer credit to Memorial towards completion of his/her undergraduate degree. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. Applications may be made to the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre on or before March 31.

THE SUSAN MCCORQUODALE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Established by her friends and colleagues, this scholarship honors the memory of Susan McCorquodale, former member of the Political Science department at Memorial University. The scholarship will be valued at the annual interest on the endowment and shall be awarded to a senior student majoring in Political Science who is concentrating in one of the areas to which Susan was committed - Newfoundland Politics, Public Policy or Public Administration. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of a recommendation from the Head, Department of Political Science.

THE HECTOR AND FANNY MCNEIL MEMORIAL TRUST FUND SCHOLARSHIPS

From the interest accruing from this fund, at least two scholarships, at $500.00 each, will be awarded annually to academically deserving students at Memorial University of Newfoundland beyond first year.

THE MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is a result of funds made available by participants in the Annual Memorial University Scholarship Golf Tournament. Proceeds from the annual tournament will be used to endow a $1,000.00 scholarship(s). This scholarship(s) will be awarded to an undergraduate student(s) in second or third year who received an entrance scholarship in first year and has maintained an "A" average as well as scholarship standing. The student(s) must be continuing on in a degree program at the university and would not have otherwise received a general scholarship of equal or higher value. The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid.

MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships, established by Memorial University of Newfoundland are awarded annually to students in any year or faculty with approximately 50% of those awarded in a given year allocated for Entrance Students. The number and value of the annual scholarships vary depending on the interest earned. They are awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing.

MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND FACULTY ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The Memorial University of Newfoundland Faculty Association has established a trust fund to provide scholarships and bursaries to needy students in good academic standing. Assistance from this fund is available to entering students as well as to those further along in their studies and may be re-applied for in subsequent years. The first of the MUNFA Scholarships awarded each year is the Ditte Koster Memorial Scholarship. This award honours the late Ditte Koster who, up to the time of her death, was a professional librarian at the University.

THE MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND SOCIAL WORK SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, at a value of at least $350.00, is awarded annually to a Social Work major enrolled in full-time study at Memorial University of Newfoundland. In the awarding of this scholarship, scholastic standing and financial need will be taken into account. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Director of Social Work and may be renewed in a subsequent year.

THE ELSA S. MORGAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, was donated by the late Dr. John M. Morgan, B.Sc., M.D., in memory of his wife, Elsa S. Morgan. Dr. Morgan was born at Port-de-Grave, Conception Bay, Newfoundland and spent all of his professional life in the United States. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships to a deserving student of scholarship standing who has completed the first year of studies and is proceeding to the second year. Preference will be given to students from the district of Port-de-Grave.

THE REVEREND G. LLOYD MORGAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, awarded annually, has been donated by Mr. Baxter Morgan and his wife Lorraine to the Religious Studies Department of the University in memory of Mr. Morgan's brother, The Reverend G. Lloyd Morgan, B.A., B.D., who served with the United Church Ministry in Newfoundland for over twenty-five years.

It has a value of $500.00 and is awarded for academic excellence to a student who has completed two years of study in the Religious Studies Department of the University. Preference will be given to a student who has a major interest in the comparative study of religion. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Religious Studies Department.

THE GRACE MORGAN SCHOLARSHIP IN NUTRITION

This scholarship is valued at the interest accruing on an endowment given to Memorial University by Mrs. Grace Morgan. It is open to an undergraduate student studying nutrition at Memorial and will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing. Preference will be given to a student entering the final year of the nutrition program. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Biochemistry.

THE JACOB AND FLORAL MORGAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND

This fund has been established by relatives and friends of the late Jacob Morgan, a teacher for thirty years in the outports of this province, and of his wife Floral. One or more scholarships, valued at not less than $2,500.00 each will be awarded annually by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. Preference will be given to students from the smaller outports, primarily to those who are entering the University for the first time.

THE JOHN M. AND ELSA S. MORGAN SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships have been bequested to the University by the late Dr. John M. Morgan, B.Sc., M.D., and have been named to commemorate Dr. Morgan and his wife Elsa. Up to twenty-five scholarships will be made available annually to undergraduate students who have completed at least one year of studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland within the areas specified below and who will be continuing in these programs. The scholarships, valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 each, will be disbursed as follows:

- Five to the Faculty of Medicine
- Four to the School of Nursing
- Four to the Faculty of Education
- Four to the Department of Philosophy
- Four to the Department of Anthropology
- Two to the Department of Religious Studies (with preference to students of comparative religions)
- Two to students in Newfoundland Studies

The scholarships will be made on the basis of scholarship standing by the Senate Committee on Scholarships. Preference will be given, where possible, to students from the Port-de-Grave District.

THE PROFESSOR JOHN S. MORGAN SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship has been named to honour the late Dr. John S. Morgan, an honorary graduate of the University who served as Visiting Professor of Social Work during the 1976-77 academic year. It is valued at $500.00 per annum and will be awarded on the basis of academic merit to an undergraduate student enrolled in the School of Social Work. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Director of the School.

THE JOHN THOMAS AND AMY SUSANNAH MORGAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, was donated by the late Dr. John M. Morgan, B.Sc., M.D., in memory of his parents, John Thomas and Amy Susannah Morgan. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships to a deserving student of scholarship standing, who has completed his or her first year of studies and is proceeding to second year. Preference will be given to students from the district of Port-de-Grave/Harbour Grace.

THE DR. M.O. MORGAN SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $2,000.00, has been established by the Children's Education Trust of Canada in memory of the late Dr. M.O. Morgan, former president of Memorial University who served on the Trust's Advisory Council of Newfoundland and Labrador. It will be awarded with preference to an undergraduate student from outport Newfoundland studying in the Humanities and/or Social Sciences on the basis of scholarship standing. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

THE M.O. MORGAN ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIPS

At least three scholarships valued at a minimum of $1000.00 each, gifts of the Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Association, are awarded annually to students beyond first year on the basis of academic excellence.

THE DR. GEORGE MOSKOVITS AWARD

This award is made possible through a fund established by former students and colleagues of Dr. George Moskovits to honour his retirement from the Department of Biology in 1984. The award is valued at $200.00 and will be made annually to a full-time senior student who has shown outstanding performance in the field of cell biology/microbiology. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Biology.

THE EDWARD G. MULLINS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship valued at $500.00 annually has been established by the Newfoundland and Labrador Branch of the Kidney Foundation of Canada. It honours the memory of the late Edward G. Mullins who had kidney disease and was a dedicated volunteer of the Foundation. Preference will be given to applicants who have kidney disease, who have completed a minimum of 18 credit hours over 2 semesters in the previous scholarship year with a minimum average of 75% in the courses which comprise those credit hours and are enrolled full time at the University. However, if in a given year such an applicant(s) is not available, dependents of someone who has/had kidney disease may qualify. Such applicants must be enrolled full time at Memorial and have scholarship standing. In deciding on candidates of equal academic attainment from the latter group, need may be the determining factor. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid and in some cases may be held for more than one year. A special application is required and must be submitted to the scholarship office. Applications may be obtained from:

The Kidney Foundation of Canada
Newfoundland & Labrador Branch
P.O. Box 7342
St. John's, Newfoundland
A1E 3Y5
Telephone: 753-8999

or

Scholarships and Awards Office
Room 4018, University Centre
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Telephone: 737-7461

THE MUN CLASSICS SOCIETY PRIZE IN LATIN

This prize has been established by the MUN Classics Society of 2001-2002 to reward students achieving academic excellence. This prize will be valued at approximately $100.00 annually. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of a recommendation fro the Head, Department of Classics, to the student who is working toward an undergraduate degree in Classics and receives the top mark in the Classics 1120 and 1121 (Introduction to Latin) courses on the St. John's campus.

THE MUNSU UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship fund is the result of an endowment which began in 1996 as a part of the Opportunity Fund Campaign. The fund will provide a scholarship valued at the annual interest on the endowment, to students who are children, grandchildren, or spouses of current (worked a minimum of 15 of the last 24 months) or retired employees of MUNSU, Memorial University of Newfoundland or of previous employees who had a minimum of ten years of service to MUNSU. In the event that there are no eligible candidates from the above group in a given year the scholarship will be open to nieces or nephews of current, retired or previous employees of MUNSU (as per above). It will be open to entrance students as well as undergraduates. The scholarship is not renewable and individuals will not normally hold the scholarship more than once unless there is no other eligible candidate in a given year. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing but in the case of ties between candidates, need may be used as a determining factor. A special application will be required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre, telephone 737-3956.

THE MUNSU 25th ANNIVERSARY SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment established by MUNSU (1994) and is valued at the annual accrued interest. It will be awarded to a student who has completed at least one year at Memorial. Based on scholarship standing and active participation in student life, it will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the President, MUNSU.

HARVEY AND DORIS MURCELL SCHOLARSHIPS

This scholarship has been established from funds donated by Harvey and Doris Murcell. Scholarships of at least $1,000.00 shall be awarded under the following conditions:

a) One scholarship to an entrance student who is a resident of Harbour Grace who attends High School in Conception Bay North.
b) One scholarship to an entrance student from St. Francis High School, Harbour Grace.
c) Four scholarships to students of any year from high schools in the Conception Bay North area.
d) Other scholarships as the fund will bear.

The scholarships shall be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships based on scholarship standing.

THE JOHN J. MURPHY SCHOLARSHIP IN SOCIAL WORK

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, is awarded annually to a student who has achieved academic excellence upon completion of the first year of the Social Work program. The award, however, is not necessarily intended for the student who has received the highest average in this category. It is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Director, School of Social Work.

THE E.R.W. NEALE UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP OF THE G.A.C. (NEWFOUNDLAND SECTION)

A maximum of two scholarships valued at $500.00 each, offered annually by the Newfoundland Section of the Geological Association of Canada, are open to declared majors in Earth Sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

In making the awards, academic achievement, financial need and character are taken into account. The scholarships are awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION MERIT AWARDS

These awards, of varying amounts, have been established by the Newfoundland and Labrador Basketball Association. They shall be awarded to Memorial University of Newfoundland students who are members of one of the University's Basketball Teams and in good academic standing.

These awards shall be administered by the Senate Committee on Scholarships in conjunction with the Director, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR HYDRO SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships are the result of an endowment to the University provided by Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro. Valued at the annual interest on the endowment, up to ten of these scholarships will be awarded, initially in amounts of $1,000.00 each and increasing as endowment income permits, to undergraduate students in the Faculty of Arts at the second year and beyond. Half of the available scholarships will be for students of scholarship standing majoring or minoring in one of the interdisciplinary programs in the Faculty, and half will be for students of scholarship standing who are named to the Dean's List and who achieve exceptionally high overall averages, normally 85% or better. Scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. Those directed at students enrolled in interdisciplinary programs will be awarded on the recommendation of interdisciplinary Program Coordinators; those for Dean's List students will be awarded on the recommendation of the Dean of Arts. In both cases financial need may be taken into consideration. Preference will be given to students meeting these criteria who are not already in receipt of significant scholarship funding from other sources.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION AWARDS

These awards, valued at the interest accruing from the principal amount, have been established by the Newfoundland and Labrador Volleyball Association from monies contributed by supporters of volleyball including coaches and players. They shall be awarded to Memorial University students, male and/or female, who are in good academic standing, displaying commitment and leadership in the game of volleyball and who are members of one of the university's Varsity Volleyball Teams. The awards shall be administered by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Director, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND GARDENING SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of proceeds from the sale of a book by Dr. Peter J. Scott entitled Newfoundland Gardening. It will be awarded annually to a Biology student who is graduating and intends to pursue a career in plant biology. In the event that such a candidate is not available, it will be awarded to a second year Biology student from Memorial going on to study horticulture. The scholarship will be valued at the interest accruing on the initial endowment and will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Biology.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND HOME ECONOMICS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $800.00, will be awarded annually to a student enrolled in the Dietetics Program at Memorial University of Newfoundland, preferably to a student in the second year of the program. Where possible it will be given to an Honours candidate. This scholarship is tenable for one year and will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need. It is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Biochemistry.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND MARGARINE - UNILEVER CANADA SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on an initial endowment, will be awarded annually to a student enrolled in the Nutrition major in the Department of Biochemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The award will normally be given to an honours student in his/her final year. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Head, Department of Biochemistry.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND OUTFITTER'S ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $500.00, will be awarded annually to a student in a science program at Memorial University of Newfoundland who is registered in at least his or her third year of studies. The scholarship recipient must plan to pursue an undergraduate academic program leading to a career in Inland Fisheries, Wildlife Management, Wildlife Biology, or a related field of study. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the appropriate department head.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND SOCCER ASSOCIATION AWARDS

These awards, valued at $500.00 each have been established by the Newfoundland Soccer Association and shall be awarded to two Memorial University of Newfoundland students, one male and one female, who are in good academic standing, displaying commitment and leadership in the game of soccer and who are members of one of the University's Soccer Teams. The awards shall be administered by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Director, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

From a sum of money donated to the Anniversary Fund by the Newfoundland & Labrador Teachers' Association, a $500.00 scholarship has been established at Memorial University of Newfoundland. This scholarship will be awarded annually on the basis of academic excellence and character to a senior student enrolled in the Faculty of Education. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships acting on the recommendation of the Dean of Education.

THE ELIZABETH A. NEWLANDS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN SOCIAL WORK

This scholarship has been named to honour the late Mrs. Elizabeth Newlands, one of the first graduates of the B.S.W. Program as Memorial. Valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 annually, it will be awarded on the basis of academics to either a graduate or undergraduate student enrolled in the School of Social Work. If granted to an undergraduate the scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships. If awarded to a Graduate Student, it will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies. In either case the scholarship will be awarded on the basis of an appropriate recommendation from the Director, School of Social Work.

THE NORANDA SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship valued at the annual interest, has been established by the Noranda Foundation as part of the Opportunity Fund campaign. It will be awarded on an annually rotating basis between students in Earth Sciences and Engineering and Applied Science. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean/Department Head of the appropriate discipline.

THE ELSIE AND STEPHEN O'NEILL BURSARY

The children of Elsie and Steve O'Neill established this bursary in appreciation of their parents' support and encouragement toward their higher education. The bursary, which will be valued at $500 annually and will be awarded to a single mother who is a part-time undergraduate student. She must also have been enrolled part-time for two or more semesters prior to the semester in which the scholarship was awarded and have maintained a 75% average in those semesters. The bursary will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. A special application is required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre or by calling (709) 737-3956.

THE FLORENCE O'NEILL SCHOLARSHIPS

An endowment donated to the University by Florence O'Neill, Ed.D., C.M., LLD., honorary graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland, distinguished for her contribution to the fields of adult education and community development, will fund annual scholarships valued up to $1,000.00 each. These awards will be made available to full-time undergraduate students, preferably to those from rural Newfoundland and Labrador, on the basis of scholarship standing. One shall be given annually to a student attending the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College in Corner Brook. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships.

THE SENATOR GERALD R. OTTENHEIMER LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment, has been established via The Opportunity Fund in memory of Senator Ottenheimer through the generosity of White Ottenheimer & Baker, Barristers & Solicitors. It will be awarded on a rotating basis to students majoring in one of the language programs or the English Language and Literature programs at Memorial (graduate or undergraduate). At the undergraduate level it will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to a student in second year or beyond who plans to pursue one of the above noted areas of specialization. In the case of graduate students it will be awarded to a full-time student doing the Masters of Arts in one of the disciplines noted. If the successful candidate is an undergraduate, the scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. If the winner is a graduate student, it will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies. In both cases it will be awarded on the basis of a recommendation from the Head of the respective departments.

THE DR. V. STEPHEN PAPEZIK SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at a minimum of $1000.00, honours the memory of Dr. V. Stephen Papezik, Professor of Geology at Memorial University of Newfoundland from 1961 to 1984. It is awarded annually to an undergraduate student majoring in Earth Sciences whose specialization is closest to mineralogy.

The award will be based upon scholarship standing but in deciding on candidates of equal scholastic attainment, need may be the deciding factor. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE PARDY FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on an endowment, has been established by the Pardy Family. It will be awarded annually to an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Science. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Science.

THE R.A. PARSONS SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarships to students in good academic standing and in proven financial need. There are no restrictions as to year or field of study.

THE ROSE PATTEN SINGLE MOTHER SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship has been established by Ms. Patten to encourage and assist women to develop their full academic potential. Valued at the interest on the endowment, it is open to single mothers who are enrolled in full-time undergraduate studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid taking into consideration financial need as well as scholarship standing.

THE JOHN LEWIS PATON SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is awarded out of the income from the Fund established in 1926 by John Lewis Paton to enable graduates of the Memorial University College to continue university training. Known until 1946 as the Memorial University College Scholarship, it has been re-named to honour the memory of the first President of the College. This scholarship has a value of at least $300.00. It is awarded annually to a student who has successfully completed three years of a degree course. In making the award, scholastic achievement and promise, qualities of character, economic need and other relevant factors will be taken into account.

THE MAUREEN PENNEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This $400.00 scholarship, donated by the Geological Association of Canada, honours the memory of Maureen Penney, B.Comm.(MUN), who was Associate Secretary-Treasurer of the Geological Association of Canada from 1983 to 1989. It is awarded annually to a second- or third-year undergraduate student majoring in Earth Sciences.

In making the award, academic achievement will be the primary consideration, but other factors, such as involvement in student activities, will be taken into account. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE ELAINE PITCHER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment to the university from a bequest left by Elaine Pitcher, a donation from Xerox Canada and donations from family, friends and colleagues of Elaine. Valued at a portion of the annual accrued interest on the endowment, it will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to an undergraduate student who is a child of a current or retired staff member of Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. An application is required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office.

THE DR. HERBERT LENCH POTTLE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship has been established by the family of Dr. Pottle who served as a member of the Commission of Government (1947-49) and as the Minister of Public Welfare (1949-55) in the Government of Newfoundland. His career also included educational administration, magistrate, author and member of the first Board of Regents at Memorial University. Valued at the annual interest on the endowment, this scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Education. Preference will be given to residents of Newfoundland and Labrador. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE DR. CLARENCE W. POWELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship was established in memory of honorary graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland, Dr. Clarence W. Powell. It is valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 annually and will be awarded to a student entering the third year of the Political Science Program who has scholarship standing, has shown leadership in university and/or community activities and who has not received another scholarship administered by the Senate Committee on Scholarships. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Political Science.

THE DENNIS R. PRINCE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Dennis R. Prince Memorial Scholarship has been made available by the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada, Falconbridge Ltd., the Porcupine Prospectors and Developers Association, the mining community, colleagues, friends and family of the late Dennis Prince. Dennis graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1970 with a BSc Honours degree. He led a distinguished career as a geologist with twenty-nine years at Falconbridge Ltd.

The annual scholarship, valued at $2,000.00 and an engraved Brunton compass, will be awarded to a final year student specializing in mineral exploration and development in the honours program of the undergraduate degree in Earth Sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland. If there is no qualified undergraduate student a graduate student who has been accepted for post-graduate studies in mineral exploration and development at Memorial University and who intends to pursue a career in the mineral industry, will be considered. The qualifying student must demonstrate scholarship standing, strong personal values including a strong work ethic and high personal integrity. Active participation and leadership in geological associations and activities such as The Alexander Murray Geology Club and the Geological Association of Canada may be taken into consideration as well as financial need. In the case of undergraduates the scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. In the case of graduates it will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies. In both cases it will be based on a recommendation from the Head, Department of Earth Sciences in consultation with the PDAC and the Prince family.

PRIZE IN PURE MATHEMATICS

The prize, the interest from a donation by an anonymous donor, is awarded to a fourth or fifth year student majoring in Mathematics with a concentration in Pure Mathematics. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Head, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

THE PRO VICE-CHANCELLOR'S PRIZE

The Strategic Framework for Memorial University of Newfoundland states that "Memorial will enrich undergraduate education by helping students to experience the excitement of intellectual discovery, introducing undergraduates more effectively to the wider academic enterprise". In encouragement of this objective and in recognition of superior writing and scholarship by undergraduate students that deserves a wider audience, the Vice-President (Academic) and Pro Vice-Chancellor has established a series of prizes for the best undergraduate scholarship done each year at the University.

Instructors are invited to nominate examples of their undergraduate students' course work for the Pro Vice-Chancellor's Prize. The professor will certify that the work is original and the student's own work, and submit it to his/her head/director who will transmit it to the committee. Students may also submit their own course work for consideration. Instructors' comments should not appear. In accepting nomination or making application, students agree to publication.

Nominations and applications will be assessed by a selection committee consisting of five academic staff members and chaired by the Associate Vice-President (Academic). The committee will adjudicate entries for their intellectual originality, cogency, facility of expression, and adherence to principles of scientific inquiry and critical thinking.

The value of the prize is $500 cash or a $1000 scholarship tenable in a graduate program at Memorial University. Up to five prizes will be awarded each year. At the discretion of the selection committee, honorable mention may be accorded to entries beyond the available number of prizes.

THE QUEBEC-LABRADOR FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

The Quebec-Labrador Foundation offers three scholarships at $500.00 each to students enrolled in studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The first award, which is funded from the Larry Shields Fund of the Foundation, is awarded annually on the basis of academic performance and financial need to undergraduate students who are (a) native born to Newfoundland and Labrador; and (b) planning to study, or currently studying, Native American and/or Inuit cultures.

In the event that a candidate who meets this specific criteria cannot be found in a particular year, the award may be given to a student in any year from one of the study fields and geographic locations indicated below for the second and third awards.

The second and third awards will be awarded annually on the basis of academic performance and financial need to students in any year providing that they come from one of the following areas: the Northern Peninsula, Fogo, Labrador South, or the Lower North Shore of Quebec (from Natashquan to Blanc Sablon). In awarding these two scholarships, special consideration will be given to those applicants studying in the fields useful to the development of the regions served by the Foundation, e.g. Education, Business, Nursing and Health, Forestry, Fisheries, Engineering and Natural Resources.

ROBERT GILLESPIE REID MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships are the result of the annual interest from a bequest left to Memorial University of Newfoundland by Mr. Reid. Scholarships valued at two semesters tuition for a full course load, will be awarded annually to students of scholarship standing. They will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and are open to both Entrance and Undergraduate students.

THE BOBBIE ROBERTSON SCHOLARSHIP IN HISTORY

This scholarship was established by friends, family and colleagues of the late Bobbie Robertson. It will be valued at the annual accrued interest on the initial endowment and will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to a History major with preference given to students in Newfoundland and Labrador History. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon recommendation of the Head, Department of History.

THE DR. GRENVILLE R. ROBINSON AWARD IN FRENCH

This award was established in memory of the late Dr. Grenville Robinson, a former professor of the French Department at Memorial University. Valued at $250.00 annually, it will be awarded each Spring to a student in the French Department on the basis of his/her performance in any three or more of the following French courses: 3500, 3501, 3502, 3700 and 3701 and his/her contribution to the general activities of the department. The successful recipient must be a fulltime student and have completed between 60-90 credit hours towards a Bachelor of Arts at Memorial with a major or minor in French. The recipient will also receive a book prize and a certificate. This award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon recommendation of the Head, Department of French and Spanish.

ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION LADIES' AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIPS

Two scholarships to the value of $300.00 each, tenable only at Memorial University of Newfoundland, will be awarded to children or grandchildren of veterans. These awards will be made to applicants with the highest scores in any year, providing they have resided in Newfoundland for a period of five years and have completed at least one year at Memorial University.

ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION (ST. JOHN'S BRANCH NO. 1) MEMORIAL WALL SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships, three at $1,000.00 each, have been donated by St. John's Branch No. 1 of the Royal Canadian Legion. They were made possible through funds raised in the construction of a Memorial Wall located at the Branch's club rooms. The scholarships are tenable only at Memorial University of Newfoundland to undergraduate students in any faculty or year and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need.

R.S.V.P. RESIDENCE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of fundraising by the Residence Scholarship and Volunteer Program (RSVP) Committee during the early 1990's. One or more scholarships will be awarded annually from the interest earned on the initial endowment. The scholarship(s) will be awarded to full-time undergraduate students who are beyond first year, resided in residence the previous year and are returning to residence for another year. To be considered candidates must have scholarship standing and must have been actively involved in various aspects of residence life. The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Director, Student Housing and Food Services.

DR. EDWARD ("TED") RUSSELL SCHOLARSHIPS IN ENGLISH

In memory of Dr. Edward ("Ted") Russell, author and teacher, who was a Lecturer and Assistant Professor of English at this University from 1965-73, a fund has been established to provide one or more scholarships for students majoring in English. These scholarships will be awarded to promising students who have completed their first year of University studies and are entering the second year of a degree program with English as their major subject. In addition to the student's academic records, financial need may also be taken into account. Applications should be sent to the Head of the Department of English. Awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Department of English.

THE RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR'S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE

This award was established in 1999 to commemorate the 200th Anniversary of the birth of the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin. It is a book prize to be given annually for outstanding achievements in studying the Russian Language and Literature. It will be awarded to an honours student in the Russian Language and Literature program at Memorial University. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Coordinator, Russian Programs.

THE SODEXHO SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest, is the result of a donation to the University from Sodexho Marriott Services Canada Ltd. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to a full-time undergraduate student in any year or field of study. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid.

THE ST. JOHN'S ASSOCIATION OF BASKETBALL OFFICIALS SCHOLARSHIP

From a sum of money donated by the St. John's Association of Basketball Officials a scholarship valued at the annual interest accruing on the initial endowment is to be awarded annually to a full-time Memorial University of Newfoundland student who is an active member of the University basketball community. Scholarship standing as defined by the University is a requirement in the selection of a suitable candidate. The award is to be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the executive of the St. John's Association of Basketball Officials.

THE ST. JOHN'S PORT AUTHORITY SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $1,000.00, was established by the St. John's Port Authority. It will be awarded annually to a student who has lived at least twelve months in Newfoundland before commencing his or her post-secondary studies and who is entering third year or beyond in a marine related field. The scholarship shall be awarded on the basis of academic excellence by the Senate Committee on Scholarships.

THE JEANNE F. SANGER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, awarded annually in memory of Jeanne F. Sanger, former student and library staff member of Memorial University of Newfoundland, is under the sponsorship of the family and friends of the late Mrs. Sanger. It is awarded on the basis of scholarship standing and need to a second-year student upon completion of first-year studies. The value of the award will be based on income accruing from the fund during the period of tenure of the scholarship.

THE DR. MAURICE SAVAL SCHOLARSHIP/BURSARY FUND

This fund has been established through the generosity of Dr. Maurice Saval, one of the co-founders in St. John's of the Newfoundland American Insurance Company. From the interest accruing on the fund, a number of scholarships/bursaries will be awarded annually to financially needy and academically deserving undergraduate students. The awards will be open to full-time students in first and second year.

SCEPTRE INVESTMENT COUNSEL LIMITED BURSARY

Sceptre Investment Counsel, one of Canada's leading pension and mutual fund managers and an important partner to Memorial University for several years, has established this bursary as a demonstration of its commitment to community support. Valued at the accrued interest on their endowment, one or more bursaries will be awarded annually on a rotating basis between undergraduate and graduate students in any field of study. Successful candidate(s) must be Newfoundland residents demonstrating financial need and displaying qualities of leadership. In the case of undergraduates, it will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid using scholarship standing as the primary determinant. Graduate students can make application in writing to the Dean of Graduate Studies. The award will be made by the Dean on the recommendation of the Awards and Medals Committee.

SCHOOL OF HUMAN KINETICS AND RECREATION 30TH/25TH ANNIVERSARY SCHOLARSHIP

In the calendar year 1994 the School commemorated 30 years of professional preparation in physical education/recreation and 25 years of Atlantic Universities Athletic Association (AUAA) competition at Memorial by hosting Anniversary Celebrations. The Steering Committee of these Anniversary Celebrations in co-operation with the two major organizing committees of these events established a $500.00 Scholarship to be awarded annually to the undergraduate student who combines academic achievement and athletic prowess at the varsity level. In awarding this scholarship, preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated ability and desire to coach, and to children of either graduates of the School or of former varsity athletes. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Director of the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE SCOTIABANK BURSARIES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDY

These bursaries, funded by a generous donation from Scotiabank to The Opportunity Fund, are intended to help students broaden their educational experience and cultivate an international perspective through study abroad while pursuing studies in the Faculty of Arts at Memorial University. Fifteen or more bursaries will be available with approximately ten at the undergraduate level valued at $1,000.00 each and five at the graduate level valued at $2,000.00 each. The undergraduate bursaries will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to full-time students who are participating in one of the overseas Field Schools or study abroad opportunities sponsored by the Faculty of Arts. These include the Arts semester in Harlow (every Fall) as well as Summer programs at Harlow and in other countries such as Russia, Malta, Ireland etc. In addition, students wishing to participate in formal exchange programs through the faculty of Arts, such as those with the University of Keele, will also qualify. The graduate bursaries will be based on academics as well and will assist full-time Faculty of Arts master's and doctoral students (including those in interdisciplinary programs) to travel to other countries for the purpose of thesis research and thesis-related study. In both cases financial need may be taken into consideration. In the case of undergraduates the bursaries will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid. In the case of graduates they will be awarded by the Dean, School of Graduate Studies. In both cases the bursaries will be awarded on the basis of a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

SCOTT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, established by Winslow and Eileen Scott in memory of their late son Bradford, a former student of Memorial University of Newfoundland, is valued at not less than $500.00. In awarding this scholarship, preference will be given to students in the Bachelor of Education Secondary Program who have completed the Bachelor of Physical Education degree at Memorial University of Newfoundland. If a suitable candidate cannot be found in this category it will be awarded to a senior student in the Bachelor of Physical Education program who is doing the teaching option. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing and upon a recommendation approved by the Dean, Faculty of Education and/or the Director, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

RON AND GWEN SEARY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Two scholarships from the interest on a fund established by the family, colleagues and students of Ron and Gwen Seary shall be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships. One scholarship shall be given to a student beyond second year who is majoring in English Language and Literature and who is recommended by the Head of the Department. One scholarship shall be awarded to a student in Primary or Elementary Education who shows promise in Art Education and who is recommended by the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE ROBERTA H. SELLARS SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment by the Rev. Walter C. Sellars in recognition of his wife Roberta for her loyal and loving support, particularly while he was struggling through university. The scholarship will be awarded annually to a full-time student in any year in either the Faculty of Arts or Science on a rotating basis. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid based on scholarship standing and financial need and upon the recommendation of the appropriate Dean.

THE RICK SHEPPARD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $500.00 has been established by the friends and colleagues of Rick Sheppard, a graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland (Geology - Class of '81), who died in the Ocean Ranger Disaster. The award is open to undergraduate students majoring in Geology. Academic standing, financial need and active participation in the Alexander Murray Geological Club will be taken into consideration in selecting candidates. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships, acting on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

SPURRELL-BARTLETT BURSARY

This bursary was endowed by Morris and Janet Bartlett to honor their parents, Willis and Marjorie Spurrell and Francis and Jane Bartlett, who were devoted to the promotion of education in Newfoundland. It is valued at the annual accrued interest and is available to students in the Faculty of Arts, preferably from rural Newfoundland and Labrador. Awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships it will be based on scholarship standing and need.

THE ST. AIDEN'S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at approximately $1,000.00 will be awarded annually to a student who has completed at least two years of study in the Religious Studies Department at Memorial University. It will be awarded annually on the basis of scholarship standing and need. This scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the recommendation of the Head, Religious Studies Department.

THE JAMES (JAY) STACKHOUSE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

From a sum of money donated to the University by the friends of the late James (Jay) Stackhouse, a geologist who graduated from this University in 1976, a scholarship has been established for students majoring in the Earth Sciences at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Undergraduate students in their penultimate year of the program may apply. The value of the award will be determined by the annual interest earned on the fund. The scholarship will be awarded at the end of the fall semester by the Senate Committee on Scholarships acting on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE SUBWAY ATHLETIC AWARD

This award, valued at $1,000.00 annually, is available to a student continuing beyond first year of studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded to a member(s) of the Women's basketball team in good standing who will be a returning member of the Memorial University Sea-Hawks Varsity Women's Basketball Team. It will be awarded on the basis of, but not limited to, academic performance and basketball performance at the varsity level. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Director, School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

THE SWIMMING NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR BURSARY

This bursary, valued at $1,000.00 annually, is available to a student continuing beyond their first year of studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The bursary recipient will be a swimmer in good standing with Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador and will be a returning member to the Memorial University of Newfoundland Seahawks Varsity Swim Team. Awarding of this bursary will be based on swimming performance at the varsity level. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid to a student in good academic standing at the university. Applications may be obtained from and returned to, the Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador Office:

RPO MacDonald Drive
Box 21248
St. John's, NF
A1A 5B2
Telephone: (709) 576-7946/Fax: (709) 576-7493

THE DR. J. VICTOR THOMPSON SCHOLARSHIP IN SOCIAL WORK

This scholarship, valued at not less than $650.00 is awarded annually to a full-time Social Work student upon completion of at least 90 credit hours in Social Work and other courses at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The award will be made on the basis of academic excellence by the Senate Committee on Scholarships, acting on the recommendation of the Director, School of Social Work.

TRAVEL MANAGEMENT HARLOW SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $200.00 per semester, was established by Travel Management to assist Education students from Memorial University of Newfoundland who wish to pursue their studies at the Harlow Campus in Harlow England. It is available only to students in the Faculty of Education who attend the Harlow Campus and will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing and need. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Education.

THE JAMES TUCKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is the result of an endowment which began in 1997 as a part of the Opportunity Fund Campaign. The fund will provide a scholarship valued at a minimum of $500 to students who are children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or spouses of current, retired or deceased employees or former employees with a minimum of five years service in the Technical Services Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland. Preference in awarding the scholarship will be given to entrance students but undergraduates may also qualify. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing but in the case of ties between candidates, need may be used as a determining factor. A special application will be required and may be obtained from the Scholarships and Awards Office, Room 4018, University Centre, telephone 737-3956.

THE EUGENE VINCENT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This undergraduate scholarship has been established by the Baie Verte-Springdale Branch of the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, in memory of the late Eugene Vincent, a former President and active member of the Branch. The award, which has a value of at least $300.00, will be restricted to residents of Newfoundland and Labrador who are enrolled beyond the first-year level of the Earth Sciences program at Memorial University of Newfoundland and who are intending to pursue careers in the mining field. Selection of a candidate will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Earth Sciences.

THE VOCM CARES FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $1,000.00, will be funded annually by the VOCM Cares Foundation. It will be awarded to a student enrolled in the School of Social Work who has been successfully involved in a child welfare field placement and/or has achieved excellence in the child/family welfare courses of the program. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships upon the recommendation of the Director, School of Social Work.

THE WABUSH MINES UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

Five scholarships, valued at $5,000.00 each annually, will be awarded to permanent residents of the town of Wabush (somebody who has lived in Wabush for a minimum of twelve months prior to attending Memorial) who are in first or second year of any undergraduate program at Memorial University. If five scholarships cannot be awarded in a given year, the number available will increase accordingly in the following year. These scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of scholarship standing.

THE JAMES J. WALSH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

These two scholarships, established by the Walsh family to commemorate the memory of a dear husband and father, James J. Walsh, are tenable at Memorial University of Newfoundland and are valued at $500.00 each.

One scholarship will be tenable in the Faculty of Business Administration. (Please refer to Scholarships and Other Awards Available to Students Enrolled in the Professional Programs).

The second scholarship will be open to any student enrolled full-time at Memorial University of Newfoundland who has scholarship standing and demonstrates financial need.

THE DR. HOWARD LOUIS WHITE MEMORIAL AWARD IN CHEMISTRY

This award is the result of a donation to Memorial University from family members of the late Dr. White, class of 1941. It is awarded to a student majoring in Chemistry who is in 2nd year or beyond. Valued at the annual accrued interest on an initial endowment and based on academic standing, it is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid acting upon a recommendation from the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE DR. LOUISE WHITEWAY PRIZE IN NEWFOUNDLAND HISTORY

A bequest to the University by the late Dr. Louise Whiteway has funded a $100.00 prize in Newfoundland History. The prize will be awarded annually to a Memorial University of Newfoundland student who is considered to be the most promising student in Newfoundland History. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships acting on the recommendation of the Head, Department of History.

THE JACQUES WHITFORD NEWFOUNDLAND GEOSCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on their endowment, has been established by Jacques Whitford Environment Limited and Newfoundland Geosciences Limited as a contribution to the Opportunity Fund Campaign. It will be awarded on an annually rotating basis to students in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (particularly Civil Engineering), the Faculty of Science (particularly Biological Sciences) and Archaeology. Successful candidates are to be of scholarship standing and preferably show an interest in environmental issues. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation from the Dean/Director/ Department Head of the appropriate discipline.

THE DR. JOHN WHITTAKER MEMORIAL PRIZE IN GREEK

This prize is in memory of Dr. John Whittaker, former professor of Classics at the university. The prize will be valued at approximately $150.00 annually. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid on the basis of a recommendation from the Head, Department of Classics, to the student who is working toward an undergraduate degree in Classics and receives the top mark in the Classics 1130 and 1131 (Introduction to Greek) courses on the St. John's campus.

THE WILLIAMS SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIPS

These scholarships valued at $1,500.00 each are the result of an endowment started by Dr. Hank Williams. One scholarship from the fund shall be awarded to the most promising second year student entering the Earth Science Program and others, as the fund will allow, will be awarded to second year students entering the Faculty of Science. These scholarships shall be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid based on recommendations from the Head, Department of Earth Sciences and the Dean, Faculty of Science respectively. In the event that there is no acceptable candidate in Earth Sciences Department in a given year, all scholarships for that year will be awarded to students in the Faculty of Science upon recommendation of Dean.

THE DR. JUNE G. WINTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship valued at the interest on the endowment was established in memory of Dr. June G. Winter, a former member of faculty in the Department of Chemistry. The scholarship will be awarded annually to a female student in her first year of Chemistry studies and will be based on the results of the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) National Chemistry Examination. The scholarship is tenable only by students who attended school and wrote the CIC examination in Newfoundland and Labrador. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head, Department of Chemistry.

THE HONOURABLE GORDON A. WINTER, O.C. SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, donated by The Standard Manufacturing Company in recognition of the contribution of the Honourable Gordon A. Winter to the public life of Newfoundland and Labrador, is awarded annually for academic excellence to a student entering fourth-year Political Science. The award, valued up to $500.00, will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head, Department of Political Science. The value of the award will be determined by the interest accruing on the fund.

THE WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION OF MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND SCHOLARSHIPS

Three scholarships, valued at $600.00 each, are awarded annually from funds donated by the Women's Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland. The first is restricted to an entering student; the second (WAMUN Single Parent Scholarship) is open to single parents enroled in any faculty or year; the third (WAMUN Mature Student Award) is open to women enroling full-time or part-time at the University who are entering or returning after at least five years out of full-time study and who were residents of Newfoundland for at least a year prior to enroling. This scholarship is awarded in Winter semester on the basis of Fall semester results. When making these awards, the Senate Committee on Scholarships will take into consideration financial need as well as scholarship standing.

THE WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION OF MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND FACULTY/STAFF SCHOLARSHIP

The Women's Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland (WAMUN) has established a $600.00 annual scholarship available to students in any faculty or year at Memorial University of Newfoundland, providing they are either:

a) children of full-time faculty or staff; or
b) children of deceased or retired faculty or staff, who at the time of death or retirement, were employed full-time.

The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships. Financial need as well as scholarship standing will be considered.

THE LEE WULFF SCHOLARSHIP

A fund was established in 1991 to honour the memory of Lee Wulff (1905-1991), a renowned American sportsman, author, conservationist and environmentalist, who spent a considerable amount of time exploring the waters, barrens and woodlands of Newfoundland, promoting its abundant wildlife resources and supporting conservation.

A single scholarship, valued at no less than $1,500.00 will be awarded annually from this fund, to a third year Biology major wishing to pursue further studies in biological sciences, with emphasis on conservation and environment. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Scholarships on the recommendation of the Head of Biology and the Dean of Science and will be based on academic excellence in biological sciences and a demonstrated interest in conservation and the environment.

xwave JAMIE MORRY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship, valued at $2000.00 has been established by xwave in memory of Jamie Morry, a valued employee. It will be awarded annually to a student of scholarship standing and financial need enrolled in the Faculty of Arts who is doing a program in either Newfoundland Studies or Folklore. If no student meeting the above criteria is eligible, the scholarship will be open to any undergraduate student in the Faculty of Arts. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation by the Dean, Faculty of Arts.

THE ZONTA CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship has been established by members of the Zonta Club to encourage and assist women to develop their full academic potential. Valued at a minimum of $1,000.00, it is open to women enroled in full-time undergraduate studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland who are entering or returning, having been away from full-time study for a period of five years or more. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Scholarships in Winter semester based on Fall semester's results whereby a minimum average of 75% will be required. In deciding on candidates of equal academic attainment, financial need may be considered.


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