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Lee Dunlop Anderson Centennial Bursary
In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the Faculty of Human Ecology, Lee Dunlop Anderson (B.Sc.(H.Ec.)/63, (B.Ed./80)) established an endowment fund in 2006 at the University of Manitoba with an initial gift of $20,792. The available annual interest from the fund will be used to offer one bursary to an undergraduate student who:

(1) is enrolled as a full-time student (minimum 80% course load) in the Department of Food and Human Nutritional Sciences in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba;
(2) has achieved a minimum degree grade point average of 2.5;
(3) has demonstrated leadership and volunteer experience;
(4) has demonstrated financial need on the standard University of Manitoba bursary application form.

Preference will be given to an Indigenous (Status, Non-Status, Métis, Inuit) student.

In order to demonstrate (3), applicants will be required to submit the Supplemental Application Form for the Lee Dunlop Anderson Centennial Bursary to the selection committee by the designated deadline date. Applicants must also submit the standard bursary application form to the Financial Aid and Awards Office by the University of Manitoba General Bursary application deadline, as set by FAA each year.

The selection committee will be the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences Award Committee.
The Board of Governors of the University of Manitoba has the right to modify the terms of this award if, because of changed conditions, it becomes necessary to do so. Such modification shall conform as closely as possible to the expressed intention of the donor in establishing the award.
Established: Senate, September 8, 2010
Senate June 22, 2016
Editorial Revision: Department merger July 1, 2017
About the donor
On the occasion of her retirement from teaching and in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the Faculty of Human Ecology, Lee Dunlop Anderson has established an endowment fund of $20,792 at the University of Manitoba. Lee was a member of the Home Economics Class of ’63. She has recently retired from her career as a teacher, during which she taught Home Economics and a variety of other subjects. In addition to teaching, Lee has made a valuable contribution to youth in our community as a volunteer. Her dedication to volunteerism was acknowledged in 2002 when she was awarded the Premier of Manitoba's Volunteer Service Award. Lee Dunlop Anderson is the founder of Manitoba Youth Volunteer Opportunities (MYVOP), which was established in 2005.


To be eligible for this bursary, please fill out and submit the “University of Manitoba General Bursary Application” now available on Aurora Student
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