School of Social Work Student Inclusion Bursary (762200305105)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR A NON ENDOWED FUND

 NAME OF NON ENDOWED FUND

 School of Social Work Student Inclusion Bursary

 INTRODUCTION

This scholarship was generously created by the School of Social Work.

PURPOSE OF FUND

To provide financial assistance to students at the School of Social Work who have faced systemic barriers related to factors such as their culture, race, religion, (dis)abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity.

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

  1. be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, a person with the protected/refugee status or an international student;
  2. be registered as a full-time student in an undergraduate or graduate program at the School of Social Work of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ottawa;
  3. demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa; and
  4. have faced systemic barriers related to factors such as their culture, race, religion, (dis)abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Value of the award:              Minimum $1,000

Number of awards:               Variable

Frequency of the award:      Annual

Level or program of study:   Undergraduate or graduate

Application contact:             Financial Aid and Awards Service

Application deadline:           October 31

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

  • Applications must be made through Online Scholarships and Bursaries, which can be accessed through the uoZone portal, and should include:
    1. the Financial Questionnaire;
    2. a letter from the applicant (250 words) answering the following question: How has having to face systemic barriers related to factors such as culture, race, religion, (dis)abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity affected your academic path, and how will receiving this bursary assist you?