Create student opportunities such that the University of Lethbridge educates future generations in agribusiness practices that enable students to successfully operate wide ranging business in the agricultural sector.
Cor Van Raay Innovation Fund
is open for all faculty, instructors, academic assistants, librarians, and student teams with a faculty supervisor to apply. The fund will provide up to $5,000 for projects that have an agriculture or agribusiness focus.
Cor Van Raay Agility Award in Agriculture
is available to continuing undergraduate students with an interest in agriculture or agribusiness innovation and entrepreneurship. Up to five $1,500 scholarships are awarded annually. Applications are due November 1.
Cor Van Raay
Cor Van Raay of Iron Springs, Alberta, emigrated from the Netherlands to Canada in 1959 and, after working in a variety of jobs, landed in Alberta where he embarked on a lifelong career in agriculture.