Dentistry

Dr. and Mrs. I.N. Pesner Memorial Prize

Established in 2001 by a bequest from Dr. Isidore N. Pesner, D.D.S. 1920, and Mrs. I.N. Pesner, to fund a graduate student prize in the Faculty of Dentistry.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry to an outstanding graduate student already in a Residency or Post Graduate program, who will be presenting a paper at a national or international scientific meeting.
Value Varies; one award available

Dr. Doreen E. Laszlo Graduate Fellowship

Established in 2016 by Dr. Charles A Laszlo, BEng 1961, MEng 1966, PhD 1968, and family in honour of Dr. Doreen E. Laszlo, BEd (PE) 1962, DDS 1969, an outstanding clinician, alumna and philanthropist.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry on the basis of academic merit to outstanding graduate students entering or enrolled in the Faculty.
Value Varies

Dr. E.T. & Mrs. Marjorie Bourke Award

Established by a bequest from Marjorie Bourke in memory of her husband, Dr. E.T. Bourke, D.D.S. 1923.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry to a student pursuing graduate studies in dentistry.
Value Varies; one award available

Dr. James P. Lund Fellowship in Dentistry

Established in 2002 by a generous gift from a McGill graduate from Hong Kong.

Eligibility The fellowship will be awarded to an outstanding student who has graduated from a Chinese university and is entering a Postdoctoral, Ph.D. or M.Sc. program of study in the Faculty of Dentistry. Awarded by the Dean of the Faculty in consultation with the Graduate Studies Committee. In the event that there is no candidate fitting this description, the Dean and Graduate Studies Committee may consider scholars or professors visiting McGill University from a Chinese University. The recipient will be someone who can be expected to make a significant contribution to the advancement of science in their home country after the completion of their studies.
Value Varies; one award available

Dr. Lyon Bercovitch Memorial Award

Established by a bequest from Olga Bercovitch in memory of her husband, Dr. Lyon Bercovitch, D.D.S., class of 1914.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry to a student pursuing graduate studies in dentistry.
Value Varies; one award available

Dr. Newton C. Gordon Fellowship

Established in 2018 by Newton Charles Gordon, Bsc 1966, DDS 1970, for one or more outstanding graduate students entering or enrolled in the faculty of Dentistry.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry on the basis of academic merit.
Value Varies. May be renewable.

Last update: 08 June, 2018


Dr. Sarra Gibreel Fellowship

Established in 2021 by Dr. Sarra Gibreel, MSc 2018.

Eligibility Awarded on the basis of academic merit by the Faculty of Dentistry, for one or more PhD students entering or enrolled in the Faculty of Dentistry.
Value Varies. Renewable.

Last update: 10 March, 2021


Dr. Wah Leung Fellowship

Established in 1998 by a generous gift from a McGill graduate of Chemical Engineering (Class of 1959), from Hong Kong, in honour of Dr. Wah Leung, the first Dean of Dentistry at the University of British Columbia.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry to an entering Postdoctoral, Doctoral or Master’s student in the Faculty of Dentistry who is working in pain, oral cancer or bone tissue research.
Value Varies; one award available

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Research Fellowship

Established in 2011 by Joel Berger, Bsc 1969, DDS 1973 for outstanding graduate students enrolled in the combined OMFS-RT Program of the Faculty of Dentistry.

Eligibility Awarded by the Faculty of Dentistry on the basis of academic merit.
Value $50,000 for stipend and/or research allocation, with the possibility of renewal

Last update: 08 June, 2018

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