Laura Bassi Scholarship

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (March 31, 2021)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Amount: Varied

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Counselling
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science in Management


  • School of Graduate Studies

The Laura Bassi Scholarship, which awards a total of $8,000 thrice per annum, was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed. The scholarships are open to every discipline and the next round of funding will be awarded in:



  • Deadline: November
  • Results: December


  • Deadline: March 31
  • Results: April 25


  • Deadline: July 27
  • Results: August 20

Master’s candidates: $750
Doctoral candidates: $2,500

All currently enrolled master’s and doctoral candidates are eligible to apply, as are academics in the first five years of their employment. 
Applicants are required to submit a completed application form along with their CV through the application portal by the relevant deadline. Further details, previous winners, and the application portal can be found at: