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   The Doris Badir Award in Home Economics/Human Ecology Leadership


A new award has been created award in honour of Professor Doris Badir, BSC (HEc), MS Ed, MSC (Econ) (1924-2011).This award will support leadership development activities by Canadian and/or International Professional Home Economists and Human Ecologists. It may be awarded to individuals or to support a group/team/organization project. Examples of eligible activities could include leadership training workshops, team building projects within professional organizations, leadership or team building activities within an international context, training for collaborative research, and travel or attendance at any of the above.

Please visit our "Grants and Awards from Designated Funds" page and click on Leadership Development - Doris Badir Award for Terms of Reference and an application form. Applications are now being accepted. Deadline for submissions is February 28 of each year.

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