March 5, 2020

The BSIA warmly congratulates PhD candidate Kristen Csenkey, who was named the recipient of the 2020 CGAI-WiDS Professional Development Fellowship. The Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI), along with Women in Defence and Security (WiDS), issued a press release today to make the announcement.

The objective of the CGAI-WiDS Fellowship is to help develop the next generation of female Canadian defence and security leaders by providing them opportunities to build their network and advance their careers. The CGAI-WiDS Fellowship aims to advance the careers of women in defence and security by offering mentorship, work and research/analysis opportunities with the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, as well as access to publications and resources. This collaboration annually selects female graduate or post-graduate students using the WiDS Annual Memorial Scholarship Process.

To read the full press release, please visit the Canadian Global Affairs Institute website.