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The FES Graduate Award in Energy Studies

The FES Graduate Award in Energy Studies

Value: $1,500
Deadline: February 7
Number of Awards: 3

Purpose

The FES Graduate Award in Energy Studies is an annual award to support a graduate student in the Faculty of Environmental Studies with an approved Plan of Study with a demonstrated focus on Energy Studies.

Eligibility

  • This award is open to all graduate students enrolled in the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University. The award is intended for students with an approved plan of Study with a demonstrated focus on Energy studies. Student must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and an Ontario resident, demonstrates a good academic record and financial need.

Criteria

  • Be a graduate student in the Faculty of Environmental Studies with an approved Plan of Study with a demonstrated focus on Energy Studies.

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.

  • Be an Ontario resident.

  • Demonstrate financial need on a bursary application.

  • Demonstrate a good academic record.

  • Students wishing to be considered for the award will be required to submit a 200 word statement outlining their interests in energy studies, an approved Plan of Study with a clearly defined focus on energy, a draft or final approved research proposal and one academic reference to complete the reference assessment form from a teaching faculty member familiar with the student’s energy interests and her/his Plan of Study.

Selection Process

  • Students will be selected by an FES committee.

Documentation

  • 200 word statement outlining their interests in energy studies.

  • An approved Plan of Study with a clearly defined focus on energy.

  • A draft or final approved research proposal.

  • One academic reference from a teaching faculty member familiar with the student’s energy interests and her/his Plan of Study to complete the
    reference assessment form

Contact

Submit your application package electronically to fesaward@yorku.ca and an OSAS staff member will receive and process your application, or submit it to York University, Faculty of Environmental Studies, Office of Student and Academic Services, 137 HNES Bldg. by the Feb. 7 deadline.