Economics Honours Research Fellowship

The Economics Honours Research Fellowship seeks to provide students who are pursuing a degree in the Faculty of Arts or the Faculty of Science, majoring in BA honours in Economics or BSc Honours in Economics with a paid work-term/research project.  The fellowships will be presented to University of Regina undergraduate students who meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled in the Faculty of Arts or Faculty of Science;
  • Pursuing a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with a major in Economics or a Bachelor of Science (Honours) with a major in Economics;
  • Have a minimum Program Grade Point Average (PGPA) of 80%
  • Successfully completed a minimum of 75 credit hours
  • Registered and remain registered in a minimum of 9 credit hours in the Winter term prior to completing the fellowship.
  • Will be entering their final year of studies in the fall semester after completing their research project; and
  • Have arranged for faculty members with demonstrated research excellence in the areas of their research projects to supervise the work
  • Does not hold another research grant/award to support the same work
  • Commit to presenting their research findings at an Economics seminar

Note: Applicants must complete a two-page written proposal and rationale outlining the research project they plan to undertake. A letter of recommendation and a brief description of the research the student will undertake must also be supplied by the proposed supervisor.

Students who wish to apply can access the application form here.

For further information or questions about the application process, please contact the Department of Economics Undergraduate Coordinator:

Past recipients of this award are:

  • Samuel Rayner (2022)
  • Jacob Smith (2022)
  • Alfred Adenuga (2021)