Joseph Doucet Memorial Scholarship (OSOTF) (722220101664)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWMENT FUND
 
NAME OF ENDOWMENT FUND (OSOTF[1])
                                   
Joseph Doucet Memorial Scholarship
 
INTRODUCTION
Joseph Doucet (1903-1999) was Telfer Alumnus Alain Doucet’s (B.Com 1983) grandfather. Joseph Doucet was born, raised and worked his entire adult life in Montreal. Joseph’s respect for others, work ethic and self-reliance have always served as an example to his grandchildren. This scholarship honours his memory by rewarding individuals who exhibit similar qualities.
 
The donor thanks the Government of Ontario for its matching contributions through the Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund program.
 
PURPOSE OF FUND
To provide financial assistance to a student registered at the Telfer School of Management who is participating in an academic exchange or internship abroad.
 
SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS
Eligibility Criteria:
The applicants must:
  1. be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or a person with the protected/refugee status;
  2. be registered full-time at the Telfer School of Management;
  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. participate in an academic exchange or internship abroad; and
  6. be in good academic standing.
 
Value of the Award:           Minimum $1,000
Number of Awards:           One
Frequency of the Award: Annual
Level of the Award:           Undergraduate
Application Contact:         Financial Aid and Awards Service
Application Deadline:       March 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 brief summary (max. 250 words) describing the applicant’s motivation for wanting to participate in the exchange or internship.
 
[1] OSOTF: Ontario Student Opportunity Trust Fund
[2] OSAP : Ontario Student Assistance Program