We are pleased to announce a new scholarship established by former School of Public Policy and Administration faculty member, Ted Jackson and family.

Awarded annually by the Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, on the recommendation of the Director of the Masters of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership Program, to outstanding graduate students who demonstrate a strong potential for leadership and innovation in community engagement on issues of priority to local nonprofits, governments and businesses. These issues include but are not limited to: human and gender rights; Indigenous culture; environmental sustainability: youth employment; social enterprise; innovative finance; affordable housing; or sustainable food.  Endowed by Dr. Edward Jackson and Magda Seydegart in honour of the Jackson family’s commitment to strengthening community in Eastern Ontario and beyond.

Please read more about this award here: