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THEN/HiER Funding Programs

Visiting Doctoral Student Program

Are you a doctoral student wanting to enrich your research by networking with faculty in fields related to history education at another university? THEN/HiER’s Visiting Doctoral Student Program provides funding for a limited number of doctoral students to benefit from such interaction.

Click here for more information and to download the application form.

Read project reports.

 

Bursary for the Historical Thinking Summer Institute, 2015

THEN/HiER is providing bursaries to cover airfare for ten participants to attend the 2015 Historical Thinking Summer Institute, which will take place in Vancouver from July 6 to 11. The deadline to apply for a bursary is May 15.

Click here for the application form.
Please note that bursaries are for airfare only, so those living in the Vancouver area are not eligible.

More information about the Institute will be available shortly on the Historical Thinking Project website. Registration for the Institute opens on March 1.

 

Bursary for the Historical Thinking Summer Institute, July 7 to 12, 2014

The following people were awarded bursaries of up to $750 each towards airfare to attend the 2014 Historical Thinking Project Summer Institute:

Danielle Cooper, Doctoral candidate, York University, Ontario
Tammy Denomme, Catholic Central High School, London, Ontario
Catherine Déry, Master's student, Université de Montréal, Quebec
René Dove, Yukon Department of Education, Whitehorse
Marcia Lalonde, Vanier Catholic Secondary School, Whitehorse
Patricia MacNeil, Master's student, Memorial University, Newfoundland and Labrador
Christine Moreland, Legislative Assembly of Ontario, Toronto
Cyndie Paul-Girdwood, Campbellford District High School, Ontario
Kathryn Rose, Humanities Research Librarian, Memorial University, Newfoundland and Labrador
Frédéric Yelle, Master's student, Université de Montréal, Quebec

 

Bursary for the Historical Thinking Project Summer Institute, July 8 to 13 (Halifax), and July 15 to 20, 2013 (Toronto)

The following people were awarded bursaries of up to $750 each towards airfare to attend one of the 2013 Historical Thinking Project Summer Institutes:

Jade Ballek, Learning Consultant, Outlook, Saskatchewan
Nadine Charabin, Saskatchewan Archives Board, Saskatoon
Lisa Dorozio, David Thompson Middle School, Calgary, Alberta
Delia Foo, Master's student, UBC Curriculum & Pedagogy, British Columbia
Jeannette Gabriel, Doctoral student, University of Iowa
Jerome Marchildon, The Manitoba Museum, Winnipeg
Nathan Moes, Dease Lake School, British Columbia
Delise Pitman, Cyber Stone Virtual School, Regina
Stephanie Redmond, Doctoral student, UBC Curriculum & Pedagogy, British Columbia
Lindsey Sorensen, Crofton House School, Vancouver, British Columbia

 

Bursary for the Historical Thinking Project Summer Institute, July 9 to 14, 2012 

The following people were awarded bursaries of up to $750 each towards airfare to attend this year’s Historical Thinking Project Summer Institute: 

Kelsey Beaudry, Education Programmer, North Vancouver Museum and Archives, British Columbia
Kenneth Favrholdt, Executive Director/Curator, Osoyoos Museum Society, British Columbia
Karla Ferrario, Teacher, Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School, Vancouver, British Columbia
Denise Hansen, Education Specialist, Parks Canada Atlantic, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Michelle Jensen, School Program Coordinator, Lougheed House Historical Site, Calgary
Heather McGregor, Doctoral Student, UBC Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, Vancouver, British Columbia
Wayne Melvin, History Instructor, Alexander College, Vancouver, British Columbia
Elizabeth Tower, Education Manager, Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Tatsiane Vaitulevich, Doctoral Student, Department of History, University of Goettingen, Germany
Stacey Wood, Teacher, Saint John High School, New Brunswick

 

Bursary for the Historical Thinking Project Summer Institute, July 4 to 9, 2011

THEN/HiER offered ten bursaries of up to $750 for the following people to attend the Institute:

Mark Batten, teacher at Queen Charlotte Secondary School, Haida Gwaii, and Master's student at the University of British Columbia
Dee Beutel, PhD Candidate, University of Miami
Stefano Fornazzari, teacher at York Region District School Board, Ontario
Anne Janhunen, Master’s student at the University of Oulu, Finland
Véronique La Salle, teacher at Fredericton High School, New Brunswick
Matthew Luthi, teacher at Westwood High School, Québec
Craig Perrier, History and Social Studies Coordinator for Curriculum and Instruction at Virtual High School, and Adjunct Professor in History at Northeastern University, Massachusetts
Kathleen Sharman, PhD candidate at University of Windsor, and teacher at Greater Essex County District School Board, Ontario
Elisabeth Tower, Manager of Education Services at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, and student at the University of Victoria
Yanic Viau, teacher at Cégep du Vieux Montréal, and Master's student at Université de Montréal, Quebec

 

Bursary for the Historical Thinking Project (formerly Benchmarks of Historical Thinking) Summer Institute, July 5 to 10, 2010

THEN/HiER provided bursaries of up to $2,500 to the following people to attend the Institute:

Alan Corbiere, Executive Director, Ojibwe Cultural Foundation (a THEN/HiER partner), Ontario
Shannon Hodge, Archivist, Jewish Public Library Archives, Montréal, Quebec
Robert Jardine, President, Social Studies Saskatchewan (a THEN/HiER partner),
and teacher at Blaine Lake Composite School
Janet Thompson, teacher at Gladstone Secondary School, Vancouver, British Columbia
Brent Toles, Social Sciences Consultant, Saskatchewan Ministry of Education
Robyn Young, teacher at Villanova Junior High, Newfoundland and Labrador

 

Graduate Student Projects Program - discontinued as of September 2014

THEN/HiER supported projects related to teaching and learning in Canada initiated, organized, and carried out by graduate students in history and history education to a maximum of $2,500.

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Small Projects Grants Program - discontinued as of September 2014

THEN/HiER provided up to $2,500 for a collaborative project related to history education.

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Large Projects Grants Program - discontinued as of January 2011

For projects requesting between $2,500 and $15,000.

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