Human Rights, Diversity, and Equity Student Award


To be eligible for the award, students must: - Be in good standing at MacEwan University; - Be in their second, third, or fourth year of studies; - Demonstrate a strong commitment to human rights, diversity and equity. This can be through volunteerism, advocacy, or other. (This will be assessed through a 1-page cover letter and resume.) - Present a paper or poster at MacEwan's Student Research Day; - Work with the Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity to develop the project.

Number of Awards:  1
Value:  $500

Selection of Award

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to meet with representatives from the Office of Human Rights, Diversity and Equity for an interview for final selection. Successful applicants will be notified via e-mail. Committee selections are final, appeals will not be considered. Typically given out in the Fall term.

Disbursement Criteria

For funds to be disbursed, successful applicants must be enrolled in a full-time course load and be in good academic standing.

Apply through MacEwan myStudentSystem

Students apply for this award through their myStudentSystem. A link to the application will appear on your To Do List only when the application period is open. Please note that not all scholarships, awards, and bursaries will be available in any given application period. To access myStudentSystem log in to myPortal then launch myStudentSystem from the menu on the left.

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