Financial Support

Dr. John F. Sangster Graduate Studies Family Medicine Award

Awarded annually to part-time or full-time graduate students in the Doctoral program in Family Medicine.  To be eligible, candidates must have a Family Practice Certification and at least 5 years of Family Medicine practice experience. Applicants must have completed all compulsory course work for the PhD program, and have submitted their Comprehensive Examination proposal.

Applications are available online through the Graduate Program Office in Family Medicine and must be submitted by May 31st. The Graduate Program in Family Medicine will select the recipients.

This award was established by Dr. John F. Sangster (MClSc ’84, MD ’67).  Dr. Sangster's vision is that this award will contribute to the preservation of comprehensive Family Medicine in clinical practice and support research within the Graduate Studies Program.

Dr. Wm. Victor Johnston Award

Awarded annually to a Masters or Doctoral graduate student in Family Medicine, based on academic achievement and research merit. 

Applications are available online through the Graduate Program Office in Family Medicine. The recipient will be selected by the Graduate Award Committee in Family Medicine.

This award was established by a generous estate gift from Greta May Johnston in honour of her husband, Dr. Wm. Victor Johnston (LLD '66).