Undergraduate prizes and scholarships

Annual Departmental Prizes

  • The Vera Edith Thorpe Prize for best student in 2nd year Gender Studies
  • The Co-op Bookshop Prize for best student in 2nd year Cultural Studies
  • The Co-op Bookshop Prize for best student in 3rd year Gender Studies
  • The Co-op Bookshop Prize for best student in 3rd year Cultural Studies
  • The Co-op Bookshop Prize for best Honours student in Gender or Cultural Studies

The Ross Chambers Award for Honours Publications in Gender and Cultural Studies

From 2013 onwards, any Honours student who publishes material based on their thesis research in a refereed journal may be eligible for a publication award of $250.

This award has been made possible through a generous donation by Professor Ross Chambers, Professor Emeritus in Comparative Literature at the University of Michigan. For further details, click here.

Gender and Cultural Studies Travel Bursary

The Department awards a small number of Honours and Postgraduate Travel Bursaries each semester, which provide money to support travel and registration costs for conferences and/or masterclasses in order to help honours and postgraduate students actively participate in a wider research culture.

Undergraduate Scholarships