Family Law Institute Prize (742200305208)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR A NON-ENDOWED FUND

NAME OF NON-ENDOWED FUND

Family Law Institute Prize

INTRODUCTION

This fund was established by the County of Carleton Law Association.

PURPOSE OF FUND

Award a prize to the student who has achieved the highest standing for a research paper in the course CML3363 – Advanced Family Law or in a directed research course in family law at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section.

PRIZE 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 program at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section of the University of Ottawa; and

3. have achieved the highest standing for a research paper in the course CML3363 – Advanced Family Law or in a directed research course in family law at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section.

Value of the award: Variable

Number of awards: One

Frequency of the award: Annual

Level or program of study: Undergraduate

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

No application is required. The prize is awarded automatically. In case of a tie among several candidates, the average obtained in the compulsory courses for the program of study (rounded to two decimal places) is used to determine the recipient. If there is still a tie, the recipient will be selected by the Common Law Section based on the student’s academic record.