Thursday, March 24, 2011

Scholarship Opportunity

Canadian Classical Bulletin
Bulletin canadien des Études anciennes 

17.07.2   ~  2011 03 24   ~  ISSN 1198-9149

Editor / rédacteur: Guy Chamberland (Thorneloe University at Laurentian University)

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Published by e-mail by the Classical Association of Canada
Publication électronique de la Société canadienne des Études classiques

President / présidente: Alison Keith (University of Toronto)
Secretary / secrétaire: John Serrati (McGill University)
Treasurer / trésorière: Ingrid Holmberg (University of Victoria)

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The Desmond Conacher Scholarship 2011 (final reminder)

From: Patrick Baker
Call for applications — This scholarship is offered in memory of Desmond Conacher, formerly Professor of Classics at Trinity College, Toronto, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and Honorary President of the Classical Association of Canada. Its purpose is to assist and encourage a young scholar entering graduate studies in classics. The scholarship is administered by the Classical Association of Canada. One award of $2,500 is offered each year.

Eligibility and criteria — Applicants must be Canadian students (citizens or permanent residents) intending to enter the first year of graduate studies in a classics or similar programme at a Canadian university. Specializations within the general area of classics such as ancient history, ancient philosophy, and classical archaeology are eligible. Applicants must be less than 28 years of age on January 1st of the year of application. The main criteria are academic achievement, professional promise, and an appropriate undergraduate preparation.

Application procedure — Applications should reach the Chair by April 11th: Professor Patrick Baker, CAC Awards Committee Chair, Départment d'histoire, Pavillon Charles-De Koninck, 1030, avenue des Sciences humaines, local 5307, Université Laval, Québec, QC, G1V 0A6. For full details of the items required for an application, see the relevant part of the CAC/SCEC website:

Further information — Questions should be addressed to the Chair of the Awards Committee, Professor Patrick Baker <>.

Next regular issue   2011 04 15 / Prochaine livraison régulière   2011 04 15

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