Michael and Grace Hykawy Essay Prize

The prize is to be awarded annually to the student submitting the best essay written in Ukrainian on any topic in the area of Ukrainian Canadian Studies.


  • The submitted essays must be typed and 2,000-2,500 words in length.
  • At the time of submission students must be registered full-time at a recognized Canadian university or college.
  • The winning essay will be submitted to the Ukrainian Voice for possible publication.
  • Deadline for submission of essays: May 1.

All essays, together with a letter from the student describing his/her academic status (i.e., program, year, university), should be submitted to:

    Director, Centre for Ukrainian Canadian Studies
    Room 207, St. Andrew's College
    University of Manitoba
    Winnipeg MB
    R3T 2N2