UMFA Scholarship for the advancement of Labour Rights

Value: $2,500
Number: One
Scholarship Qualifications: Open to a student who:
1) is enrolled part-time or full-time in any year of study in any faculty,college, or school at the University of Manitoba;
2) has achieved a minimum degree grade point average of 2.5; and
3) is interested in advancing the rights of organized labour in Manitoba,Canada, and/or internationally.*

Submit completed applications by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DEADLINE:  NOVEMBER 16, 2020

The application form can be found here: http://umanitoba.ca/sites/default/files/2020-08/umfa-scholarship-for-the-advancement-of-labour-rights-2021.pdf

*In order to demonstrate how they meet criterion (3), candidates are required to submit to the Financial Aid and Awards office an essay, maximum 2,500 words, which includes (a) the student’sarea of study, and (b) the importance of advancing labour rights in the province of Manitoba,Canada, and/or internationally. Adherence to normal academic standards, including those regarding plagiarism, is expected. Questions related to the structure or content of the essay shouldbe directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Recipients may be invited to publish the essay on UMFA’s website, newsletter, or in other public formats, but this will be done only with the permission of the author.