Western’s 2022 Head & Heart Indigenous Research Fellowship

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The Head & Heart (H&H) Indigenous Research Fellowship offers Indigenous undergraduate and graduate students of various disciplinary backgrounds hands-on, 10 week, culturally-relevant research experience guided by a designated faculty supervisor. Grounded in Indigenous pedagogical approaches, the fellowship is explicitly designed to nurture and inspire Indigenous scholars through weekly co-curricular learning sessions focused on topics and skills development relevant to Indigenous scholars, including promising practices, innovations in research, and professional development.

Deadline: April 11, 2022 at 4:30 pm (EST) – **note extended deadline

Amount:
Each undergraduate award is valued at $8,400.00. The expectation of this award is that students will participate in 35 hours/week of research-based activity, which will include co-curricular activities over the 10-week period.

Each graduate award is valued at $10,000.00. The expectation of this award is that students will participate in 35 hours/week of research-based activity, which will include co-curricular activities over the 10-week period.

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