Scholarship opportunities!

The following awards require a letter of application to the department Chair by email to the Administrative Officer.

The Maureen Dobbin Scholarship

A scholarship of $500 is awarded to the student in a Majors or Honours program in History who best combines academic excellence with contributions to the University and/or the community. The deadline for letters of application is April 15th. 

Allan and Elizabeth McKinnon Scholarship

A scholarship is awarded to a senior student of high academic standing engaged in a Major or Honours program in Canadian history who would find it difficult to resume studies without financial aid. The deadline for letters of application is April 15th. A budget sheet must be completed to qualify for this award. The Administrative Officer will send you a budget sheet for completion upon receipt of your application.

*Letters of application should include a CV noting student achievements at UVic and in the community, as well as a cover letter summarizing the qualities that make you a good candidate for the scholarship