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Charles Edward Woodrow Award

Charles Edward Woodrow Award


The Charles Edward Woodrow Award will be given to students at Osgoode Hall Law School who demonstrate academic achievement. Applicants must be Canadian citizens, permanent residents or protected persons, be Ontario residents*, and demonstrate financial need. This award was established by Isabel Clarke Dickson Woodrow in memory of her husband, Charles Woodrow. Born in Aberdeen, Scotland and raised in Sarnia, Ontario, he graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1928. During his service in World War II, he attained the rank of colonel and was honoured as a member of the Order of the British Empire. Colonel Woodrow’s legal career was with the Liquor Control Board of Ontario until he retired in 1970. He was made a life member of The Law Society of Upper Canada in 1978.

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Research & Graduate Studies, Osgoode Hall Law School
2033 Ignat Kaneff
Phone: 416-736-5046