Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference (Calgary)

Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference (Calgary) – apply for a student sponsorship by Feb. 3!

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The LFS Deans Office will sponsor one student to attend the 2020 Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference, March 23 & 24, at the Hyatt Regency Downtown in Calgary, Alberta.

You must apply online before February 3, 2020 for consideration. This is open to female undergraduate and graduate students in Land and Food Systems. Online applications will be reviewed by a selection committee, and the student who best explains how attending the conference will benefit her career objective will be selected.

The student-sponsorship will include the following:

  • Two nights’ accommodations (Sunday and Monday) at the Hyatt Regency in Calgary
  • Your registration fee to attend AWC West 2020
  • The LFS Deans Office will also pay travel costs to & from Calgary, Alberta to attend the conference

COMPLETE STUDENT APPLICATION FORM and review full details at

The application includes uploading a video (up to 3 minutes). If you have any questions during the application process, email or

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For AWC 2020 conference details, visit


Karen Lee
Director of Marketing and Communications
Faculty of Land and Food Systems | University of British Columbia
Phone 604 827 5297 | Cell 604 312 6343


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