Memorial Piano Scholarship (OTSS) (762220101384)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND
 
NAME OF ENDOWMENT FUND (OTSS[1])
 
Memorial Piano Scholarship
 
INTRODUCTION
This fund was established by a professor in the School of Music of the University of Ottawa, who wishes to remain anonymous. The founder of this fund appreciates the matching contribution of the Alumni Association of the University of Ottawa and the Government of Ontario.
 
PURPOSE OF FUND
To provide financial aid to a Piano Performance student in the third, fourth or fifth year of an undergraduate program or in a graduate program of the School of Music.
 
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 a full-time Piano Performance student in the third, fourth or fifth year of an undergraduate program (including the combined programs) or in a graduate program (including the Graduate Diploma in Music Performance) at the School of Music;
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; and
5.         show outstanding potential as a performing pianist.
 
Value of the Award:           Minimum $500
Number of Awards:           Variable
Frequency of the Award: Annual
Level of the Award:           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; and
2.      a letter from a Faculty member of the Performance Sector, School of Music, stating that the candidate shows outstanding potential as a performing pianist.
 
[1] OTSS: Ontario Trust Student Support
[2] OSAP: Ontario Student Assistance Program