Hugh and Sherri Faloon Scholarship (722200102529)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ANNUAL FUND

NAME OF ANNUAL FUND

Hugh and Sherri Faloon Scholarship

INTRODUCTION

Although Hugh Faloon graduated from the University of Ottawa and his wife, Sherri, graduated from Carleton University, they both understand the importance of having a university education. Hugh continues to support the Telfer School of Management as a Tax Partner at Ginsberg Gluzman Fage & Levitz, LLP, Chartered Accountants (GGFL). Founded in 1946, GGFL was ranked Ottawa’s 10th largest accounting firm in 2012. GGFL has participated in the University of Ottawa co-op program since its inception and will continue to do so in the future. The University of Ottawa is in Hugh’s family blood. He comes from a family of eight siblings, and four of them are graduates of the University of Ottawa. He is looking forward to working with the Telfer School of Management for the remainder of his professional career.

PURPOSE OF FUND

To provide financial assistance to high-achieving students to continue their studies and become successful in their chosen careers. Hugh and Sherri believe that students are our future, and obtaining a sound educational base ensures students have a higher degree of academic excellence when entering the business world.

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must:

  1. be registered as a full-time student in the BCom program at the Telfer School of Management of the University of Ottawa;

  2. be a resident of the Ottawa area (including Gloucester, Nepean, Kanata and Orleans);

3. have a minimum CGPA of 6.0;

4. demonstrate financial need, as determined by the Financial Aid and Awards Service of the University of Ottawa; and

5. demonstrate active community involvement.

Note: Preference will be given to current, former or lifetime members of the Ottawa Boys and Girls Club.

Value of the award: 2 500 $

Number of awards: One

Frequency of the award: Annual

Level or program of study: Undergraduate

Application contact: Financial Aid and Awards Services

Application deadline: October 31

 

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 Financial Questionnaire;

2. the Curriculum Vitae on Online Scholarships and Bursaries; and

3. proof of their current, former or lifetime membership to the Ottawa Boys and Girls Club (optional document).