John Paul II Scholarship in Polish (722200302723)

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR AN ENDOWED FUND

NAME OF ENDOWED FUND

John Paul II Scholarship in Polish

INTRODUCTION

The scholarship, named in honour of one of Poland’s greatest sons, Saint John Paul II, is intended to commemorate the pontiff’s ardent love of foreign languages.

PURPOSE OF FUND

Assist undergraduate or graduate students who have exhibited scholarly excellence in their study of Polish language and literature within the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures of the University of Ottawa.

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 as a full-time student and have completed 2 courses (6 credits) in Polish Language and Literature at the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Ottawa; and

3. demonstrate scholarly excellence in their study of Polish language and literature.

Value of the award: Minimum $1,000

Number of awards: One

Frequency of the award: Annual

Level or program of study: 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 https://scholarships.uottawa.ca, and should include:

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

2. an unofficial copy of the applicant’s university transcript.