Michael R Bevan Graduate Scholarship

Nominations are due in the Spring/Summer term


  • Superior Academic Achievement (a grade point average of 3.5 or greater is required)
  • Master of Science (MSc) degree program
  • Nominee must be working in the area of horticultural crops
  • Selected on the basis of superior academic achievement
  • Preference will be given to nominees entering the first year of their master's program
  • Open to Canadian citizens.
  • Open to permanent residents.
  • Open to foreign nationals holding Canadian study permits.
  • Open to applicants in masters programs.
  • Open to applicants in course-based study programs.
  • Open to applicants in thesis-based study programs.

How to apply

By nomination only. Students should contact their department for details on their application process. Nominations are submitted to FGSR by the Department (or Faculty). The Graduate Scholarship Committee makes the final decision.

Additional Information

Deadlines on this page are approximations. Departments may have their own internal deadlines for adjudicating awards before submitting to FGSR. Please contact your department directly about deadlines.

The value and number of awards and scholarships are determined yearly and may increase or decrease. Departments can confirm the current value of open awards and FGSR deadlines through GSMS.

Award Details


Endowed by the late Michael Bevan [1920-2011], Bachelor of Science Agriculture '45, a student leader and volunteer, editor and managing director of The Gateway, sportsman and RCAF officer. This award is established in memory of Michael Bevan and his mentor and teacher, Sheldon Shoemaker, to recognize the commitment both had in supporting graduate students in the advancement of their careers.

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