This fellowship, established in 1952, honours Margaret McWilliams, first CFUW President (1919-1923), who dedicated her life to furthering the status of women through improved access to higher education and the active involvement of women in public life. It is awarded to a woman who has completed at least one calendar year in a full-time doctoral program and is enrolled in full-time studies in Canada or abroad at the time of application.
- January 10
- Canadian or permanent resident;
- Has completed at least one calendar year in FT doctoral program;
- Enrolled in FT studies in Canada or abroad at the time of application.
For guidelines visit the CFUW website
For applications, visit Online Applications for the CFUW Fellowships and Awards.