International Office Staff Scholarship (762200302668)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ANNUAL FUND

NAME OF ANNUAL FUND

International Office Staff Scholarship

INTRODUCTION

The employees of the International Office value student mobility and wish to reward University of Ottawa students that act as ambassadors abroad.

PURPOSE OF FUND

Provide scholarships to the winners of the Student Exchange Abroad Video Challenge.

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must:

1. be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, a person with the protected/refugee status or an international student;

2. be registered as a full-time student at the University of Ottawa;

3. complete and submit his/her outgoing exchange application before February 14th; and

4. be selected as a winner of the Student Exchange Abroad Video Challenge.

Value of the award: $500

Number of awards: Variable

Frequency of the award: Annual

Level or program of study: Undergraduate or graduate

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

No application is required. The scholarship is automatically awarded to the winners of the International Office’s Student Exchange Abroad Video Challenge, as determined by the selection committee for the Challenge.

CHALLENGE RULES

1. Participants to the Challenge must submit a 1-to-3 minute video in English or French, based on the following themes:

o Why am I the best ambassador abroad for the University of Ottawa?

o What ideas do I have for promoting and representing uOttawa while on exchange?

2. The candidates are evaluated based on the following equally-weighted criteria:

o Originality

o Language quality

o Motivation and enthusiasm

3. Videos can be submitted to outgoing@uOttawa.ca or in person at the International Office.