London Middlesex Community Housing (LMCH) Housing Policy Research Award 



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Applications OPEN from August 27 until October 15, 2019

London Community Foundation (LCF) and London and Middlesex Community Housing (LMCH) are pleased to partner on the 2019-20 LMCH Housing Policy Research Award. The goal of this scholarship competition is to support students undertaking graduate-level research on social housing in Canada.

To be eligible, students must:

  • Be entering the research phase of their graduate work (normally beyond the first year of Master’s or Doctoral programmes).

  • Be undertaking research on any aspect of social housing. The theme/topic of study is open-ended and can include such issues as: tenant engagement; wait-list management; regeneration; capital/asset management.

  • Acknowledge the Award in their thesis and present their research results to LMCH and LCF upon successful completion of their studies.

The application requires:

  • Resume/curriculum vitae

  • Current transcript

  • 500 word proposal of your research including its direct relationship to social housing in Canada. You must include proof of University ethics certification of your research if applicable.

  • Two references:

    • The name and contact information of your thesis supervisor

    • One other professional reference.

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