Brenda Gewurz Scholarship for Feminist Leadership

Awarded to a woman from Montreal who is pursuing her masters of PhD studies at any university, who has demonstrated leadership or shown a keen interest in developing leadership qualities, especially around women’s issues. Applicants are welcome in all fields of study. However, preference will be given to candidates in Gender studies or Jewish Studies. Scholarship may be used towards tuition or other expenses related to the area of study (i.e. conferences).

Accepted universities: Quebec based Institutions

Amount of one scholarship: $3,500 – $5000



• Letter of application (outlining goals/reasons)
• Proof of enrollment
• Good Academic Standing
• 2 letters of reference
• Leadership skills AND interest in leadership