FCM awards the Mayor Andrée Boucher Memorial Scholarship to two female college or university students deemed to have submitted the best research paper on a topic related to women in politics. The scholarship is named in honour of the late mayor of Quebec City.

There are two (2) scholarships of $4,500: one (1) scholarship to a student at the college / university undergraduate level, and one (1) scholarship at the university graduate level.

Tell us:

  • how your area of study relates to engaging women in all orders of government.
  • how you have contributed to campus or community activities related to women’s issues.


Submit a research paper (maximum 1,500 words) on an issue related to women in politics. Special consideration will be given if the research paper focuses on municipal government.

Two (2) written academic references are required.

You have until January 21, 2022 to submit your application.

Level of Study Associate; Bachelor; Master; ; Co-op; Honours; Online; Distance; University Transfer;
Gender Female
Year of Study All Years
Citizenship Canada
Status in Canada Permanent Resident
Schools Attended Any School
School of Study Any School
Field of Study Any Field of Study
Region of Residence Canada
Course Load Full-time or Part-time
Region of Study Canada
Activities n/s
Financial Need No