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Varpu Lindstrom Graduate Award

Varpu Lindstrom Graduate Award


Varpu Lindstrom Graduate Award will be granted to students in the Graduate Program in History or the Graduate Program in Gender, Feminist and Women's Studies, to who engage in research in the history of women, or immigration history.

Value and Duration

  • Up to one award of $3,100 (Subject to change)


  • Current Master’s or doctoral York graduate student who engage in research in the history or women, or immigration history


  • Student deadline:  November 20

Award Period (when the award will be paid)

  • Winter Term

How to Apply

Students must complete the Award Submission Portal with the following information:

  • The applicant's statement section should outline how the student's research is aligned with the scope of the award; and
  • Upload required material(s), merged into one PDF file, 1) an up-to-date CV, 2) a copy of transcript for the most two recent years of study (an unofficial transcript or records from student account are acceptable)


  • If you require further assistance, please contact our Scholarship & Awards Coordinator or Research Officer by visiting our FGS Staff Directory.