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Elaine Gallagher Award

One or more travel awards are given to outstanding graduate students doing research on aging who are presenting a paper or poster at a conference on aging.

Approval of the recipient(s) will be made by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Graduate Awards Committee upon the recommendation of the Director of the Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health.



Application deadline

No application required


Normally, the minimum requirement for consideration is an A- average and any additional criteria that has been established by the donor. Awards are assigned based on nominations from eligible academic units. Unless otherwise noted in the award description, you must be a full-time graduate student. 

Retaining funding

Ongoing UVic graduate funding requires students to maintain a minimum level of academic standing and some ongoing maintenance.