Graduate Programs

Frank Henderson Graduate Scholarship

In support of Graduate Student Research in the field of women and religion.

Number of Awards Annually: One (1)

Value: $2,000.00

Deadline for Application: May 30, 2017.

** If this date falls on a weekend, applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. the following business day.

** The May 30, 2017 deadline will be the final competition for this scholarship.  

Eligibility:  Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic achievement to a student registered full-time in a graduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts who is conducting research in women and religion, with a preference given for research in liturgy and medieval women. Students registered in a master’s program may hold the award during year one or two of the program; students registered in a doctoral program may hold the award during any of years one through five. 

Application: There is no official application form.  Eligible students must submit a complete application file containing (in order):

  • A description of your research (maximum 500 words).
  • A letter of support from your supervisor
  • Graduate transcripts

Applications should be addressed to the Associate Dean Graduate Studies, and submitted c/o Meghan Huffman (

Electronic submissions only accepted in PDF format.  Hard copies will not be accepted or considered for the award.