Osler Library – Awards and Grants


We would like to announce that applications are now open for the 2018 Research Awards and Travel Grants, Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University, Montréal.

The deadline for all applications is 31 December 2017.

Dr. Edward H. Bensley Osler Library Research Travel Grant ? Awarded to those whose project requires traveling to Montreal to consult material in the Osler Library. Each year up to $4000 in awards will be made available to one or more individuals who require a minimum of 2 weeks to carry out their research. This research must fall within the calendar year in which the grant is awarded.

Mary Louise Nickerson Award in Neuro History ? Awarded to one or more scholars who are interested in carrying out research utilizing the Neuro History Archival and Artifact Collections ? the centre-piece of which is the Penfield Archive in the Osler Library ? and other available resources at the Osler Library, the Montreal Neurological Institute, and the McGill University Archives.

Dr. Dimitrije Pivnicki Award in Neuro and Psychiatric History ? Awarded to one or more students and/or scholars wishing to carry out research utilizing the rich archival and monographic holdings at McGill University, such as the Penfield Archive, and other resources available at the Osler Library (see McGill Library Catalogue and the Osler Library Archives Collection), the Montreal Neurological Institute, and the McGill University Archives.

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