January 2021 Newsletter

I am pleased to provide an update on all that has been going on at the Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada. […] The year 2020 turned out to be the the one in which the Institute acquired a media profile. […] There is an evident need for informed comment and analysis on the role of the Crown in Canada. And that, of course, is the purpose of our Institute.

The Honourable Margaret McCain Essay Prize

Cash prize of $1,000 Submission deadline: May 31, 2021 With the encouragement and generous support of the Honourable Margaret McCain, CC, ONB, the Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada announces a prize for the best undergraduate essay on the topic of the Crown in Canada, broadly defined. The topic embraces any aspectContinue reading “The Honourable Margaret McCain Essay Prize”

Institute announces appointment of inaugural Fellows

August 20, 2020 The Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada has announced its first Fellows. They are leading scholars, journalists, and practitioners of the Crown in Canada, among them former governor general David Johnston. The Institute’s new College of Fellows has a two-fold purpose: to recognize distinguished persons who have made major contributions to the studyContinue reading “Institute announces appointment of inaugural Fellows”