Science Students' Association Humanitarian Award (722200301679)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND  

TITLE OF ENDOWED FUND

Science Students’ Association Humanitarian Award

INTRODUCTION

The Science Students’ Association funds were established in 2003 by the Science Students’ Association in accordance with the results of its 2002 referendum, while Professor Christian Detellier was Dean of the Faculty of Science. These scholarships are to be made available for Faculty of Science undergraduate students. The fund for the Science Student’s Association’s Humanitarian Award was endowed in 2010. 

PURPOSE OF FUND

To award a scholarship to undergraduate students at the Faculty of Science who selflessly contribute to the improvement of a community and the world. 

SCHOLARSHIP 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 full-time in an undergraduate program at the Faculty of Science of the University of Ottawa;
  3. be registered for the upcoming Fall term;
  4. be selflessly contributing to the improvement of a community; and
  5. be in good academic standing.
  • Value of the award: Variable
  • Number of awards: Variable

Frequency of the award:          Annual

  • Level or program of study: Undergraduate

Application contact:                 Financial Aid and Awards Service

Application deadline:                May 1 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applications must be made through Online Scholarships and Bursaries, which can be accessed through https://scholarships.uottawa.ca, and should include:

  1. the Curriculum Vitae on Online Scholarships and Bursaries;
  2. a non-official copy of the applicant’s transcript;
  3. a letter from the applicant (max. 500 words) detailing how they are contributing to the improvement of the community; and
  4. references for verification of the specific examples used in responses.