Wildlife Preservation Canada (WPC)- Canada’s New Noah

  Posted on: October 20, 2012

The Canada’s New Noahs program is a highly valued opportunity for young biologists in Canada. Since 1990, it has filled a gap in conservation education in this country, providing practical training and field experience in managing and conserving endangered species. Each year WPC selects one young Canadian scientist for the Canada’s New Noahs program. WPC provides a full scholarship for travel, living and training expenses to enable the New Noah to participate in a rigorous 8-month training program to learn methods of endangered species management. DEADLINE: December 14, 2012

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TRU Faculty Funding Opportunities

  Posted on: October 15, 2012

Thompson Rivers University has two new funding opportunities for tripartite, bipartite and sessional faculty: the Internal Research Fund for Scholarship and Scholarly Teaching (for bipartite and tripartite faculty), and Funding for Research and Professional Development (for sessional faculty)

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IDRC Canadian Window on International Development Awards

  Posted on: October 11, 2012

IDRC offers these awards annually to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries pursuing master’s or doctoral studies at a Canadian university. These awards are intended for field research in Canada and one or more developing countries. DEADLINE: April 1, 2013

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Mini Cooper Yaletown Study Abroad Scholarship

  Posted on: October 3, 2012

Mini Cooper Yaletown has donated $3000 to the Study Abroad program at TRU World. 2 Students that apply in the fall semester, and 2 students that apply in the winter semester for the Study Abroad program at TRU will each receive $750. Students will be selected randomly by draw at the Seeing Faces, Trading Places event that students attend just prior to leaving for their Study Abroad semester. DEADLINE: October, 9, 2012; February 8, 2013; April 5, 2013

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2013 Swedish Government Grants for Non-European Students

  Posted on: September 27, 2012

In its budget for 2013 the Swedish government has proposed doubling the grant for students from outside Europe. The move should help attract foreign students to Sweden, which saw a dramatic drop in numbers following the introduction of fees for non-Europeans in 2011.

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CUEF Study Abroad Bursary

  Posted on: September 17, 2012

All students studying abroad through a Thompson Rivers University program automatically qualify for a $500 Comprehensive University Endowment Fund bursary. DEADLINE: ongoing

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IDRC Sabbatical Awards

  Posted on: September 10, 2012

Recipients of IDRC Sabbatical Awards are given the title of “Visiting Fellow”. They are senior academics or researchers who have substantial research and publication records, as well as extensive personal and network contacts in a major Program Area of IDRC. DEADLINE: ongoing

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TRU $5000 Study Abroad scholarship to bilateral partner, Charles Sturt University

  Posted on: September 7, 2012

To encourage diversity, globalization, and student mobility, the Government of Australia has provided scholarship funding to our Study Abroad bilateral partner, Charles Sturt University. Three awards, each in the amount of AUD $5000.00 (roughly equivalent to CAD $5100.00), have generously been allocated to TRU students. AUD $5000.00 will be given to each of the successful students on arrival in Australia, primarily to offset housing and meal costs while abroad. DEADLINE: October 19, 2012

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