Charles Sean Alger Memorial Scholarship (OSOTF) (762220100979)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND

 

NAME OF ENDOWED FUND (OSOTF[1])

 

Charles Sean Alger Memorial Scholarship Fund

INTRODUCTION

This fund was established in 1997 by the family and friends of Charles Sean Alger.

The donors thank the Alumni Association of the University of Ottawa and the Government of Ontario for their matching contributions.

 

PURPOSE OF FUND

To provide assistance to medical students in financial need.

 

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

  1. be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or a person with the protected/refugee status;
  2. be registered full-time at the Faculty of Medicine 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;
  5. demonstrate a history of satisfactory academic achievement as determined by the selection committee; and
  6. be admitted to a graduate level program with a health research component.

  • Value of the award: Variable
  • Number of awards: One
  • Frequency of the award: Annual
  • Level or program of study: 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 curriculum vitae; and
    3. an unofficial copy of the applicant's transcript.

[1] OSOTF: Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund

[2] OSAP: Ontario Student Assistance Program