CFFAE Programs

Karl C. Ivarson Agricultural Scholarship

This scholarship was created by Dr. Karl C. Ivarson through a bequest to the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation, now the Canadian Foundation for Food and Agricultural Education. In establishing the award, Dr. Ivarson wished to support students from his home province of Alberta in their pursuit of studies in agricultural sciences.

The CCFAE invites applications for the Karl C. Ivarson Agricultural Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year.  Deadline for applications is November 3, 2017.  

 

Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies

This Scholarship was created by Dr. Karl C. Ivarson through a gift to the Agricultural Institute of Canada Foundation, now CFFAE. Dr. Ivarson's wish was to provide financial support to a student(s) entering second or subsequent year of graduate studies in soil science (in areas of agriculture, environment, geology agro-ecology or other related disciplines) at a Canadian university.

The 2017 recipients were announced in May 2017.

 

Douglas McRorie Memorial Scholarship

In 1990, the Foundation created the Douglas McRorie Memorial Scholarship in honour of past-president and agri-finance leader, Douglas McRorie, PAg, FAIC. Mr. McRorie served as the Vice-President of Agriculture for the Royal Bank and was a well-respected agricultural leader in Canada. Scholarships are awarded to agricultural post-graduates majoring in agricultural business, economics, finance or trade at a Canadian university. This scholarship is made available through the support of the RBC Foundation.

The 2017 recipients were announced in April 2017.