Snil “Sunny” Sahanan Memorial Scholarship

two peace doves with planet earth in backgroundApplication Deadline:

UPDATED DEADLINE: Monday, November 25, 2019 at 11:59pm

Note: this year the Department will be offering awards to two students.

Description:

Approximate value: $800 CAD.

Awarded to a full-time UofT Mississauga student enrolled in an Anthropology Specialist, Major or Minor Program.  The student should have a record of social activism and is required to write an essay on “the importance of non-violence in international relations and world peace.”

Eligibility:

  • The student must be enrolled in a UTM Anthropology program (Specialist, Major, or Minor).
  • The student should have a record of social activism and is required to write an essay on "the importance of non-violence in international relations and world peace"
  • The student must have demonstrated financial need in accordance with university guidelines (receiving OSAP or other funding).

Decisions:

The Chair of the department will review the applications with a committee and make the final selection.

How to apply:

  1. Submit the online application form with your contact information and record of social activism. Please note the online form is only open during the application period.
  2. Submit your essay to the Departmental Assistant via email at secretary.utmanthro@utoronto.ca. The essay must be in the following format:
    • two to three pages long
    • 1.5 line spacing
    • 12 point Times New Roman font
    • 1" margin
    • Word or PDF file

Questions?

If you have any questions about this scholarship or the application process please contact the Departmental Assistant at secretary.utmanthro@utoronto.ca.