Cathy Bray Essay Award

  • Master
  • $500
  • 29 February 2024

The Cathy Bray Essay award recognizes the contributions of Dr. Cathy Bray to the development of the MAIS program, MAIS students and Athabasca University.

This annual essay award recognizes the outstanding written work done by an AU Master of Arts – Integrated Studies (MAIS) program student. In keeping with Dr. Bray’s research and teaching foci.

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  • Open to AU MAIS program students.
  • Any MAIS course essay that uses a gender analysis, feminist theory or feminist research methods to research and analyze a topic is eligible.
  • Essays from MAIS701 or MAIS702 project courses are not eligible.
  • Consideration will be given to students who apply gender and feminist analyses in original ways to a wide variety of topics in their MAIS courses.

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The scholarship is worth $500.


Once you have completed the application form, please visit our award submission portal to submit it.