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Mayor Andrée P. Boucher Memorial Scholarship

Since 2006, an FCM scholarship has been presented to a female college or university student deemed to have submitted the best research paper on a topic related to women in politics. In June 2008, the scholarship was renamed the Mayor Andrée Boucher Memorial Scholarship, in honour of the late mayor of Quebec City. 

FCM will award two (2) scholarships, one (1) scholarship to a student at the college /university undergraduate level, and one (1) scholarship at the university graduate level. Each award will be $4,500 and will be presented in the winner's municipality.

The application period is now closed.

The 2017 recipients will be announced soon.

The 2016 recipients are:


Gabrielle Gingras, Political Science and Philosophy student at Université de Montréal, City of Laval (QC)


Emma Van Rooyen, Health Promotion student at Dalhousie University, Municipality of King's County (NS)

Page Updated: 02/02/2017