Grand Chapter of British Columbia & Yukon

Order of the Eastern Star

Grace Shane Bursary

A Bursary for Cancer Education, known as The Grace Shane Bursary, is given to doctors who go abroad to learn new treatments, procedures, techniques, and prosthesis. They return to share their new knowledge to the cancer clinics here in British Columbia and Yukon.

-    Shall be subject to the availability of funds, given annually and upon request, to suitably recommended persons;
-    Funds for the Bursary are through the Cancer Fund; the tenure of the Bursary is usually, but not necessarily, for one year and is negotiated;
-    Administered through the Cancer Fund Administration Committee, acting in conjunction with the Director of the BC Cancer Agency, together with appropriate members of the Staff of the Agency and University Department.