CFUW - Linda Souter Humanities Award

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (January 10, 2024)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Wednesday, January 10, 2024

Amount: $6,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music


  • School of Graduate Studies

Inaugurated in 2015, the award is named to honour Linda Souter, the only Canadian member of CFUW that has served both as President of CFUW and Graduate Women International (formerly known as International Federation of University Women, IFUW). Awarded to a masters or doctoral student studying in the area of the Humanities. Generally, study in the Humanities is theoretical and does not involve empirical methodology. The Humanities could include the following: English Language and Literature, History, Languages Study, Classics, Philosophy, Film Studies, Communication Studies, and Culture Studies.


  • January 10


  • $6,000


  • Canadian or permanent resident
  • Female
  • Enrolled in humanities at master's or doctoral level

For guidelines visit the CFUW website

For applications, please visit the CFUW Fellowships and Awards website.