G. Clarence Elliott Fellowship


About the Award

Friends and colleagues have established an endowment fund to support an annual graduate fellowship at the University of Manitoba in honour of Mr. G. Clarence Elliott, former Vice President and Treasurer of The Great-West Life Assurance Company.
 

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G. Clarence Elliot

Scholarship named after GWL pioneer Winnipeg Free Press (Jun 17, 1994)

G. Clarence Elliott plaque unveiled, scholars recognized University of Manitoba Bulletin (Sep 21, 2000)

Scholarship recognizes pillar in investment community Outlook, A newsletter for Great-West and
London Life staff
(Winter 2001)

Inspiring legacy: Mark your hero's contributions Winnipeg Free Press
(Apr 24, 2006)
 

 

G. Clarence Elliott Continues to Inspire Students University of Manitoba Annual Report to Donors (2006-2007)

Fellowship Award continues former CFO legacy Great West Life KEYnewsweek (Feb 2, 2007)

G. Clarence Elliott Great West Life (2008)

G. Clarence Elliott Fellowship Award Recipients (2015-16)


Fellowship Details

Who is eligible: Full-time students in either a master's or doctoral program in agricultural economics (Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences), architecture (Faculty of Architecture) business administration (Asper School of Business), city planning (Faculty of Architecture), economics (Faculty of Arts) and statistics (Faculty of Science). Preference may be given to a student who grew up in a geographical area outside a principal city and financial need may also be a factor especially when other factors are judged to be substantially equal.

Amount: a maximum of $10,000

About the funder: Mr. G. Clarence Elliott, a former vice-president and treasurer of The Great-West Life Assurance Company, was an instrumental real estate pioneer during the 1940s. In 1994, friends and colleagues established an endowment fund to support an annual graduate fellowship at the University of Manitoba in his honour.

Please note: The award is not renewable, although previous recipients may reapply in a subsequent year subject to a satisfactory progress report from the recipient's advisor and department (including a GPA of at least 3.0). This scholarship may not be awarded every year depending on the amount available in the account. Annual recipients will be invited to a congratulatory dinner and will be presented with certificates at the event.

For more details:
See the G. Clarence Elliott Fellowship Award Listing

How to apply:
Complete the Application Form

G. Clarence Elliott

Friends of Clarence Elliott ▶


In 1994, friends
and
colleagues
established the
G. Clarence Elliott
Fellowship, an
endowment fund
which supports
full-time graduate
students
at the
University of
Manitoba in either
a
master's or doctoral

program.