Deadline to apply for the Margaret Speechly Stansfield Award

  • Thursday, October 31, 2013
  • Alberta

Call for Proposals: Margaret Speechly Stansfield Award

Professionals¹ who work and study in the area of consumer studies and family resource management are invited to apply for an award to support research projects or innovative public service or educational projects in the field. The Margaret Speechly Stansfield Award is an annual award to further work in consumer studies and family resource management that will enhance quality of life for individuals and families.

Level of the award: up to $2,000.

More than one award of lesser value may be granted.

Deadline for receipt of applications is October 31, 2013.

 Funding is available through the Margaret Speechly Stansfield Memorial Fund made possible by contributions by family members of the late Winnipeg home economist, and enhanced by a major donation from the Canadian Standards Association in appreciation for volunteer work done by CAC Manitoba member Margaret Soper. The fund is administered by the Canadian Home Economics Foundation. (CHE Foundation)

Those applications unable to be funded by this award in the current year may be referred to the Canadian Home Economics Foundation General Fund.

For more details, criteria and eligibility, contact:

Nancy Schneider, PHEc, MSc

Trustee, CHE Foundation

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Phone: 204-474-9488 (bus)


¹Applicants may be professors, graduate students, or other associated professionals with a commitment to consumer studies and family resource management.

Mailing Address:

Canadian Home Economics Foundation, P.O. Box 2583, Stn Main, WINNIPEG, MB R3C 4B3


To provide support for this award to continue, your cheque may be mailed to the Canadian Home Economics Foundation at the address above, specifying that it be designated to the Margaret Speechly Stansfield Memorial Fund. A tax receipt will be sent to you.

The CHE Foundation is a registered charity, Canada Revenue Agency Charitable Registration #BN 88912 - 6066 RR0001. Annual Reports and Financial Statements are available on request by mail, email and on

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