Allard-Henry Scholarship (OSOTF) (722221101215)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND
 
NAME OF ENDOWMENT FUND (OSOTF[1])
 
Allard-Henry Scholarship
 
INTRODUCTION
Céline M.T. Allard (BA ‘78, LLB ‘84, MA ‘84) and Arlette Henry (BA ‘75, CERT ADM ‘83) established this fund. The scholarship is designed to help a student group that has access to few academic awards.
 
The donors thank the Alumni Association of the University of Ottawa and the Government of Ontario who helped create this fund through their generous matching contributions.
 
PURPOSE OF FUND
To provide financial aid to Franco-Ontarian women registered in an upper year of a bachelor’s program at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa.
 
SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS
Eligibility Criteria
The applicant must:
1.      be a woman who is a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or a person with the           protected/refugee status;
2.      be registered full-time or part-time in the second, third, fourth or fifth year of a bachelor’s program at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ottawa;
3.      be an Ontario resident, as per OSAP[2] rules;
4.      demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa;
  1. be registered in a French-language program; and
  2. be in good academic standing
 
Note: All qualifications being equal, preference is given to single mothers.
 
Value of the Award:           Minimum $500
Number of Awards:           Variable
Frequency of the Award: Annual
Level of the Award:           Undergraduate
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; and
2.      a proof of the applicant’s status as a single mother, if applicable (optional supporting document).
 
[1] OSOTF: Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund
[2] OSAP: Ontario Student Assistance Program